Surveillance in Hayes Valley?

As many of you know, last year we were apprised of a potential plan for a camera system to be installed in our neighborhood. After a brief meeting back in April of 2021 and little details — we have checked in periodically and were informed that there was “zero movement” on the project. Suddenly this month out of the blue … Read post

618 & 630 Octavia

The site is currently 4 units and a 20 plus car parking lot. The proposal would use the state density bonus to build 40 new homes, two ground level commercial spaces, and 30 underground parking spots. A total of 10 of those homes (25 percent) will be subsidized affordable and there will be an additional in lieu fee of approximately … Read post

Takeaways from MOCAC Meeting (3.21.22) part 6

Takeaways from MOCAC Meeting (3.21.22) …the Freeway Commemoration Project continued Representatives of HVSafe attended Monday’s MOCAC Meeting. The Freeway Commemoration Project was item 6 on the agenda. We share our observations in an effort to provide an update on what the Commemoration Committee is seemingly up to. Our goal is to keep you informed of this looming project which will … Read post

78 Haight

It appears the ball was dropped with respect to communications outreach; there’s been expressed surprise and upset by community members about lack of details and notice about this project.

Issues with New Garbage Bins at Patricia’s Green

Unfortunately in less than a week’s time the new garbage bins at Patricia’s Green have busted locks, doors exposed and ongoing trash and debris overflow. It’s not a pretty sight and many of you have been inquiring. We’ve been in communication with SFPW and they too are dismayed by the current conditions. They’ve explained that they have reached out to … Read post

Repercussions of Chain Stores Not Holding Regular Business Hours Impacting Small Business Operators Store Security

We have a number of chain stores on our business corridor who are currently not holding regular store hours, no visible store hours posted, or staff regularly on site -these stores are now experiencing breakins – putting small independent business operators on edge and concerned about their store security. We reached out to Northern Station SFPD to inquire about any … Read post

Shooting on Buchanan

We’ve reached out to Northern Station for information on last night’s shooting on the 300 block of Buchanan and have spoken to Captain Paul Yep. Details at this time are limited. Shooting incident occurred between 2 vehicles. One person is in critical condition. We’ll report back any updates we receive.

Shooting at Webster and Grove

Neighbors reached out this am about the incident that happened late last night at Webster and Grove. We’ve made an inquiry to Northern Station to get more information. We will provide an update once received. Update September 18th 9:04 am from Captain Yep: Good morning, here is what I can share with the public at this point: SFPD – Incident … Read post

Assaults at Patricia’s Green

Accounts of people assaulted in broad daylight at and near Patricia’s Green. Please be on alert and stay safe. We’ve also made an inquiry about this matter with Northern Station. Update September 13th 3:27 pm from Captain Yep: There was an incident (210582991) Thursday night 09/09/21 involving a group of juvenile subjects, who attempted to rob (food and a purse … Read post