SBRMBNA Meeting on Monday – Transportation Updates from SFMTA

SBRMBNA Meeting on Monday, July 13th – SFMTA Bus Service in Rincon Hill and other SoMa Waterfront Transportation Issues  The South Beach | Rincon | Mission Bay Neighborhood Association meets on the second Monday of each month from 6pm – 7pm at the South Beach Harbor Services Building’s Community Room (between Pier 40 and AT&T Ballpark on The Embarcadero).  This month’s […] Keep reading

Online petition to fix flaw in Sanctuary City law


Please sign this online petition asking for amendment to San Francisco’s Sanctuary City laws to prioritize public safety, health, and welfare. There has been a pretty robust conversation on among neighbors about public safety concerns following the tragic killing of Rincon Hill resident Kathryn Steinle on Pier 14 along the popular Embarcadero Pedestrian Promenade last Wednesday, July 1, […] Keep reading

Greater Rincon Hill CBD Ballots – Vote YES!

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors has approved an election for property owners within the boundaries of the proposed Greater Rincon Hill Community Benefit District (CBD) on the formation of the District.  Ballots should go in the mail this Friday, June 12, 2015. This is the home stretch – and finally, a chance to ramp […] Keep reading

Greater Rincon Hill CBD Management Plan Released

The Greater Rincon Hill Community Benefit District (CBD) Management Plan was released Friday, May 1, 2015.  Please take a moment to read the Management Plan if your property sits within the boundaries of the proposed CBD. The annual parcel tax costs for each property is listed in the document. If your property sits in the […] Keep reading

Meeting to Help Prioritize Order of Rincon Hill Streetscape Improvements


Meeting on Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 6pm at South Beach Harbor Services Community Room! Please print out this flyer and share it with your neighbors! Please save the date of Wednesday, May 13, 2015 for a Department of Public Works hosted meeting to help them determine the priority order of streets improvements in Rincon Hill.  The […] Keep reading

Online survey about Gene Friend Rec. Center renovation

We only have 3 (4 if you count the Howard Langton Gardens) truly public parks/open space/recreational facilities owned by the public and operated by the Recreation and Parks Department in the South of Market. Of the 3, only one has enclosed recreational facilities, and that is Gene Friend Recreation Center at 6th and Folsom. The […] Keep reading

340 Bryant Appeal – Vision Zero or ZERO VISION?

On Tuesday, April 7, 2015, there will a 3pm special hearing for the appeal of the exemption from environmental review of 340 Bryant’s new use as office space (formerly industrial) at City Hall, Room 250. There is also a Board of Appeals hearing on Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 5pm at City Hall in Room […] Keep reading

Embarcadero Y – Youth Spring Break and Summer Camp Info!

Photo: Jamie Whitaker

Our neighborhood is blessed to have the Embarcadero YMCA for our kids to socialize, learn new skills, and be fit. Please share with parents in your building the following youth camp opportunities: Spring Break Camp – March 30th – April 3rd at the Embarcadero YMCA * One-page flyer for Spring Break Camp (PDF) * School […] Keep reading

8 Years of blogging the Rincon Hill neighborhood!

Just taking a moment as I try to do every February 28th to recognize that I started this blog on February 28, 2007 because I had just moved to the neighborhood and recognized the need to try to organize neighbors to demand safer streets for pedestrians. We’ve got City Hall’s attention as a neighborhood, but […] Keep reading

Rincon Hill Streetscape Plan Up for Adoption This Week


Click this link for a template e-mail in which you just need to add your name at the bottom and send to show your support – the more individuals sending e-mails, the better! From the Rincon Hill Streetscape Plan – Mid-Block Crossing on Main Street between Folsom and Harrison: Details from Paul Chasan at the […] Keep reading

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