Tag Archives: Dolores Park

Dolores Park History Day Sunday, May 26 from 2-6 pm

Dolores Park History Day ~ Sunday, May 26 from 2-6 pm Why are all those shacks in the park (Hint: It’s 1906)? What streams ran near the park and where did they go? Who was buried in the parkland (before … Continue reading

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Dolores Park – Homelessness Update

Robert Brust, a leader of the Dolores Park Ambassadors & DHIC member, and several neighbors recently met withRec and Park staff members.TheyaskedthePark representativesto take action in response toincreased illegal camping and other violations.Significantly moreunhoused peopleare sleeping in the park andputtingtheir … Continue reading

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Neighborhood Safety Update

Thank you to the block safety groups in Dolores Heights and on adjacent streets for their work! We want to alert you to recent trends: Car break-ins especially around Dolores Park on the weekends Organized gangs commit most break-ins and … Continue reading

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Our Own Hans Kolbe Talks About the Dolores Park Ambassadors

MISSION PEOPLE: Hans Kolbe from Mission Local on Vimeo.

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Important Updates from the Dolores Park Ambassadors

Dear Fellow Dolores Park Ambassadors and Friends, Just a short hello we are still around, still visiting the park, normally in a rush to avoid getting soaked and careful not to slip in the mud. It looks like to be … Continue reading

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Come Support Supv Mandelman at a Public Hearing Feb. 28 in City Hall

Supervisor Rafael Mandelman has called for a hearing on city policies to reduce homelessness next Thursday, February 28that 10am at the Public Safety and Neighborhood Services Committee. next Thursday, Feb. 28 at 10am at Room 263 in City Hall. He … Continue reading

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Should We Form a Green Benefit District?

A group of residents and businesses in the neighborhoods around Mission Dolores and Dolores Park is trying to find ways to better maintain and improve our neighborhoods’ shared open spaces and parks. We are asking for your opinion on the … Continue reading

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Dolores Park Ambassadors Help City with Growing Homeless Encampments

During the last few weeks of August, neighbors noticed a growing homeless presence at Dolores Park. Folks started to gather on the edge of of the lawn next to Dolores Street, their belongings and tents stacked up on the strip … Continue reading

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June in Dolores Park: A Report from the Dolores Park Ambassadors

The park is beautiful right now and getting lots of visitors! Its estimated that nearly 75,000 people were in & out of the park during the Pride weekend. The Dyke rally & march on Saturday, June 23 occurred without any … Continue reading

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A Brief History of Mission Dolores Park

It took a long time for Mission Dolores Park to become the city park we know today. Thousands of years ago the native peoples of the Ohlone tribe chose the area for its sunny weather and access to natural resources. … Continue reading

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