Monthly Archive: January 2018

Jan 17

Check Out This Video of McLaren’s Cool New Bike Park

We Have a Bike Park? Yep, in November the ribbon was cut on the very first bike park in San Francisco. Located on the southwest side of the park near Gleneagles golf course, the park is the baby of a group of San Francisco mountain bikers that wanted a place to ride in the city. …

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Jan 13

The California Gold Drag Pageant Sashays into the Portola Sunday! (Updated…)

The Essential Info Reality television favorites and Drag Queen royalty flood the Portola District this Sunday! The Ninth-Annual California Gold Pageant comes to El Toro Nightclub, 4-8pm, on Jan. 14. What To Expect This year seven contestants crossing gender, sexuality and age spectrums compete for the crown and to raise money for worthy Bay Area …

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Jan 11

160 Free Sidewalk Trees Planted in the Portola During 2017, More to Come!

The Garden District Is Embracing Street Trees The streets of the Garden District are getting greener with some help from Friends of the Urban Forest and the city. With the passage of Prop E, the city has directed funding and asked F.U.F. to focus their efforts on the treeless streets of San Francisco’s outer neighborhoods. …

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Jan 04

McLaren Park Receives $12 Million Christmas Gift from City Hall

McLaren Park’s years of neglect by the city will start to be reversed after a large cash infusion was approved by the Rec & Park Board of Commissioners late last year. The $12 million funding was approved along with the McLaren Park Vision Plan which was created over the past year through a series of …

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