In the Works - Community Newsletter In the Works April 2017 - Page 3

Dear Public Works Upcoming Events Now that the dust has settled a little, I wanted to write and personally thank you both again for being ambassadors at the Public Works Hub on Walk to Work Day. WED., 5/3 & THURS., 5/4 Refuse Rate Hearings The Director of Public Works will hold public hearings on Recology’s application to increase refuse rates: As the single biggest day for Walk SF awareness and to recruit new members, there's no way to underestimate how important W2WD is. I wanted to share that you helped recruit 88 members and 1,010 subscribers! 5/3: Director's Hearing San Francisco City Hall 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place Room 400 8 a.m to 11 a.m. Thanks again for so generously giving your time and for being awesome ambassadors! And I forgot to say, CONGRATULATIONS on winning the Golden Millipede!!! Public Works rocks. Natalie B. Walk SF I wanted to thank Public Works for the work you did on the Arbor Day St. Mary’s Square tree planting, which honored Rose Pak. The event itself was loving and meaningful and an appropriate tribute to Rose. And, as you can see here, the planting turned out great. This was a nice partnership effort between Public Works and Rec and Park. Phil G. Recreation and Park Department I'm writing to let you know how much I've appreciated Peachy Mathias’ responsiveness. I attended the Chinatown meeting last week and spoke with her afterwards. I followed up with an email to which she responded immediately and even called me to touch base. She's a gem! Marilynne A. SUN., 5/14 Mother's Day WED., 5/17 Geary at Park Presidio Improvements Project with District 1 Supervisor Sandra Fewer Public Works will consider improvements at the intersection of Geary Boulevard and Park Presidio Boulevard. This project aims to provide a safer and more inviting environment for Muni passengers, pedestrians and drivers. 5/4: Prop 218 Hearing San Francisco City Hall 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place Room 416 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. SAT., 5/6 Excelsior Outer Mission Neighborhood Strategy Open House and Kickoff Supervisor Ahsha Safaí, the Planning Department and the Mayor's Office of Economic and Workforce Development invite you to discuss the future of the Excelsior & Outer Mission Neighborhoods. 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Community Assembly of God 355 Ocean Ave. THU., 5/11 Bike to Work Day Together, local bicycle advocacy organizations from the nine Bay Area counties have teamed up to host the best bike day of the year, and we want you there! 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. SFPD Richmond Station Community Meeting Room 461 6th Ave. SUN., 5/21 Bay to Breakers Bay to Breakers is an annual footrace that has taken place continuously for more than 100 years. With a starting point near the San Francisco Bay, a few blocks from The Embarcadero, the 12K race runs west through the City and finishes at the Great Highway, where breakers crash onto the Pacific Coast’s Ocean Beach. MON., 5/29 Memorial Day 6:30 a.m. - 7 p.m. Citywide SAT., 5/13 Community Clean Team in District 8 Keep SF beautiful through landscaping and gardening projects, graffiti removal and litter cleanup in our neighborhoods. 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Mission High School 3750-18th St. April 2017 - San Francisco Public Works Newsletter