Tag Archives: Dolores Heights Improvement Club

115th Anniversary of the 1906 Earthquake

As this beautifully repainted Golden Hydrant reminds us, April 18 marked 115 years since the earthquake in 1906 that did so much to change and define our city. As we look back, we should remember that being prepared for the … Continue reading

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DHIC Spring Zoom Gathering May 24

Meet your neighbors Q&A with Captain Rachel Moran, Commander of Mission Police Station Enjoy some pics from Dolores Heights’ past at the DHIC Spring GatheringMonday, May 24 from 7-8 pm PDT via Zoom Register in advance for this event: After … Continue reading

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Castro Shared Space Reopens on Weekends

Castro Merchants are again sponsoring the popular Shared Space program during the weekends. (They closed during the Dec – Jan Stay at Home order.)  Come out and enjoy the vehicle-free on-street strolling and shopping.  Here’s the details:   18th Street – … Continue reading

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Here’s to a Better 2021

What a year!  Never imaginable (still unbelievable) … yet we’ve done more than survive.  We’ve responded to this pandemic in positive and healthy ways.  We reached out to our neighbors in new ways…helping with errands, Zoom meetings, growing block safety … Continue reading

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Fall Gathering Time Means Membership Renewal Time!

Mark your calendars for our Fall Gathering Online – via Zoom Monday, October 26 from 7-8 pm Meet your neighbors and DHIC Board members Hear from our Supervisor Rafael Mandelman Please REGISTER IN ADVANCE to attend! After registering, you will … Continue reading

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Key Links & Resources for July

San Francisco’s Local Re-opening Roadmap shows the latest phased re-opening plan for our City – this will be updated and adjusted based on health indicators, state guidance and new developments in our understanding of COVID-19. San Francisco Department of Public … Continue reading

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Black Lives Matter Demonstration

Liz Clark captured these images of the huge Black Lives Matter demonstration that happened last month in Dolores Park. This is an historic time for our city and our nation!

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The Pink Triangle on Twin Peaks

The Pink Triangle on the slope of Twin Peaks as seen from Dolores Heights. This year we celebrated Pride Month with pink lights because 50th Annual Pride activities were cancelled and replaced with online events. (Photo by David Dea)

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Photo Gallery of Castro Art Project

A community effort has led to around 20 murals decorating the facades of boarded up businesses along the Castro’s central corridors: Castro, Market, and 18th streets.  The project is being led by the Castro Merchants, the Castro LGBTQ Cultural District (CQCD), … Continue reading

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State Housing Bill Action Bulletin

Despite San Francisco’s continued overachievement of market rate housing production (pacing to 246% of the 2022 goal) and ignoring San Francisco’s inclusionary and affordable housing programs which are the most far-reaching in California, our state legislators continue sponsoring bills that … Continue reading

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