Graffiti Calls Down 36 Percent in Our District

We are happy to report that calls for graffiti abatement are down 36 percent in The Lower Polk Community Benefit District! We recently used a mapping/data-analysis program entitled "Carto" to crunch through San Francisco's "311 calls" for graffiti abatement. The (megabytes of) raw data is publicly accessible here: https://data.sfgov.org/City-Infrastructure/311-Cases/vw6y-z8j6/data. Our findings were interesting, and certainly prove that we are doing something right. While graffiti abatement calls

2018-12-31T10:27:36+00:00November 21st, 2017|Categories: Blog, News, Programs|Tags: , , , , |

We Know Our Poop!

Our "Poop Map." One of the sad realities of living in many urban areas these days is poop on the sidewalks. San Francisco is no exception, and according to our own data (and publicly reported data), this city had a 39 to 40 percent increase in 311 "feces calls" between 2015 and 2016. But this poop issue is where we here at the Lower

2017-06-07T18:36:18+00:00June 7th, 2017|Categories: Blog, News|Tags: , , , , , |