Francisco Park is Open!

Photo: Claudine Gossett To Friends of Francisco Park We are so happy with the successful Recreation and Parks opening of Francisco Park. It was a pleasure to welcome Mayor London Breed to the park for the dedication. In lieu of a traditional "ribbon cutting,"…

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Francisco Park Opening!

To our steadfast supporters, It is time to joyfully announce the opening of Francisco Park! The park will officially open to the public with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Wednesday, April 27th at 11 a.m. by Mayor London Breed, along with Supervisor…

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💚 The Heart of Francisco Park 💚

We are pleased to announce the addition of a handsome chrome heart sculpture to Francisco Park. The heart was created by local artist Laura Lineback, and is part of the Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital Foundation series. The heart was generously…

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Francisco Park is YOUR park!

The creation of Francisco Park has been citizen-motivated every step of the way. For over a decade, the vision of the founding group of neighbors brought forth a budding community and individual supporters who dreamed of a new park. We…

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Francisco Park in the Home Stretch!

If you’ve walked or driven by the Francisco Park site, you’ve seen a lot of action lately at Hyde and Bay Streets. We are making good progress on planting! Ninety five percent of the native plants are now in the ground. Native…

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Francisco Park Progress

It's starting to look a lot like Francisco Park! We are pleased by the plant life that has been taking root on the park site in recent weeks. The terraced slope that connects the Dog Park and the Bay Plaza to…

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Letter of Support: Hours of Operation

  Please send a letter of support addressed to the Recreation and Park Commission at recpark.commission@sfgov.org by Friday, August 20.   To the Recreation and Park Commission: I am writing to express my support for Francisco Park's proposal to adjust park opening hours to…

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Francisco Park News

Dear Francisco Park Supporters, We have GREAT news to share: Francisco Park is funded! Thanks to your generosity, Francisco Park has raised the $27.5M required to build a park for all on the site of San Francisco's first reservoir. Just…

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Francisco Park, It’s about Time

Friends of Francisco Park, The long-awaited opening of Francisco Park is inching closer – and we're ready! And with this, we're pleased to share some exciting news with you. This summer, Francisco Park Conservancy will be sealing and dedicating a…

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Francisco Park, It’s for The Birds!

Before construction even began on Francisco Park, we were uplifted by the birds! We were committed to creating an inviting environment for both local and migratory birds, and to ensure certain native plants would invite and support them. In 2016,…

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Meet Francisco Park’s Landscape Designer Paul Kephart

Meet Paul Kephart, renowned landscape designer for Francisco Park Francisco Park Conservancy is thrilled to have the opportunity to work with renowned landscape designer, biologist, and expert in land use planning, Paul Kephart (RANA Cohabitat), on the design of Francisco…

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