Blog2018-12-28T11:42:00+00:00

Polk Street Summer Wine Walk!

August 7th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Events, News|Tags: , , , , , , |

UPDATE: 8/7/2017 - Polk Street Summer Wine Walk map added. Polk Street Summer Wine Walk! Thursday, August 10th, 2017 4 – 8 PM Polk Street ~ Jackson to Post Streets San Francisco, CA The Lower Polk Community Benefit District, The Polk District Merchants Association and Steven Restivo Event Services, Inc. are hosting the 2nd Annual Polk

#SFfirstThursday Art Walk Mañana (8/3/2017)

August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Blog, Events, News, Programs|Tags: , , , , , |

For those of you who don't know, the #SFfirstThursday // Lower Polk Art Walk happens every first Thursday of the month (tomorrow) from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm. It's sponsored by the Lower Polk Community Benefit District, and each gallery hosts a unique selection of art spanning multiple mediums and styles. For more information,

2017/2018 Sgt. MaCaulay Park Events

July 27th, 2017|Categories: Events, News|Tags: , , , , , |

The 2016 Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway. 2017 should be even more fun! Mark your calendars! We are proud to work with La Voz Latina on a number of fun and family-friendly events at Sergeant John MaCaulay Park. See below, or contact La Voz Latina for additional details. Sergeant John MaCaulay Park is named in honor

Light Gravel Showers with Tar Flurries

July 20th, 2017|Categories: Blog, News, Projects|Tags: , , , |

This is a Van Ness Construction Forecast for July 17, 2017 – July 29, 2017. As you may know, major upgrades are underway on Van Ness Avenue to rehabilitate our aging infrastructure. For the latest news, please see: sfmta.com/vanness. Greetings Polk Street Community Member, (UPDATE: There was a schedule error in our previous email and we are

La Voz Latina – July 2017

July 18th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Events, News|Tags: , , , , , , |

Our friends at La Voz Latina just released their July 2017 newsletter. Here are some excerpts: Summer Break Waves at Sgt. McCauley Park "On June 28 we celebrated summer vacation at Sgt. Macaulay Park with the company of our favorite clown and the San Francisco Trust for Public Land. While SF Trust for Public

Google Likes Us!

July 10th, 2017|Categories: Blog, News|Tags: , , , , , |

Google Maps has determined that most of the Lower Polk Community Benefit District is an “area of interest.” According to Google, “areas of interest” are places where there’s a lot of activities and things to do. We think that is an accurate description of the Lower Polk! Here is more information: "Google Maps has a

Warmer with Some Rocks and Scattered Concrete

July 7th, 2017|Categories: News, Projects|Tags: , |

This is a Van Ness Construction Forecast for July 10, 2017 - July 21, 2017. As you may know, major upgrades are underway on Van Ness Avenue to rehabilitate our aging infrastructure. For the latest news, please see: sfmta.com/vanness. Construction Forecast: July 10, 2017 - July 21, 2017 Construction crews resurfaced the median of Van Ness Avenue and built

Sunny with a Chance of Tar and Gravel!

June 30th, 2017|Categories: News, Projects|Tags: , |

This is a Van Ness Construction Forecast for July 3, 2017 - July 14, 2017. As you may know, major upgrades are underway on Van Ness Avenue to rehabilitate our aging infrastructure. For the latest news, please see: sfmta.com/vanness. The following Van Ness Improvement Project construction forecast is subject to change due to weather or unforeseen conditions.

Learn 2017-Style Entrepreneurship

June 28th, 2017|Categories: Events, Programs|Tags: , , , , |

Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center helps entrepreneurs transform their dreams into "Open for Business’ signs." With over 10,000 clients in 30 years, Renaissance is the Bay Area leader in small business training and services. Even better, the main "RenCenter" office is located right here in San Francisco at 275 5th Street. If you have ever wanted to

Polk Streetscape Project Updates

June 26th, 2017|Categories: News, Projects|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Courtesy of SF Public Works. As you may know, SF Public Works is working on a major upgrade to the entire Lower Polk Corridor. More information is located here: http://www.sfpublicworks.org/project/polk-streetscape-project. In addition, SFPW also has a free email newsletter that you can subscribe to. It contains regular updates about the Polk Streetscape Project.