Tag Archives: Dolores Heights Improvement Club

From Together SF: Breaking Down Your Ballots

If your first reaction is, ‘Wait, why am I voting on some of these things 3 times?” Then you’re not alone. Some seats, like AD 17 and the city Assessor-Recorder are filling vacancies caused by other appointments. If your second … Continue reading

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Board of Supervisors Approve State of Emergency in the Tenderloin

The Board of Supervisors’ recent Emergency Proclamation is a public health measure to address the Tenderloin’s devastating drug crisis. It will enable the City to more quickly and effectively roll out additional behavioral health and housing services that will save … Continue reading

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Rodgers Family Visits, Cleans “Audrey’s Bench”

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Green Garden Day on August 7, 9-11 am

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Dolores Heights History: Audrey’s Bench

Do you know the story behind the carved wooden bench on Sanchez near 21st Street? It’s a lovely place to sit and enjoy a sunny day or to catch your breath after walking up Sanchez Hill. J.B. Blunk carved the … Continue reading

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Green Garden Day Returns!

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When We Had a Pool Just Blocks Away

A fun historical tidbit, and a timely one as the hot weather sets in, learn the secret San Francisco history of Dolores Park’s long lost swimming pool! (It cost just $128 to build!) “I didn’t know they created a wading pool … Continue reading

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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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