Monday, July 21, 2014

San Francisco Political Events - July/August - revised


                                                   

Change: July 24, 2014 - District 3 Democratic Club venue has changed to Joe DiMaggio Recreation Center, 651 Lombard Street, San Francisco

July 21, 2014 - Monday 

Believe in City College Again:  Wendy Aragon for College Board Kick-Off
When:  July 21, 2014 - Monday
10:00 a.m. - meet on City Hall front steps and then into San Francisco Department of Elections, Room 48, San Francisco
Where:  City Hall,  City Hall,  San Francisco
What:  Believe in City College Again:  Wendy Aragon for College Board.
Join Wendy Aragon, her family, friends and supporters as she makes it official and summit signed petitions to het her on the November 4, 2014 Ballot.
Information:  wendolyn.aragon@gmail.com

Chinese Progressive Association - San Francisco Living - Room for Dignity
When:  July 21, 2014 - Monday
12:30 to 1:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall Steps, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place,  San Francisco
What: Join the Chinese Progressive Association and community members in mobilizing the Chinese Immigrants and their experiences around issues of affordability, gentrification and economic inequality living in San Francisco through the sharing of personal testimonies and activities.  It will also raise awareness about two ballot measures in the upcoming election that CPA, in coalition with other organizations, has helped to organize around:
1.  increase the minimum wage to $15./hr and
2.  anti-speculation tax
Information: cpasf.org

Land Use and Economic Development Committee
When:  July 21, 2014 - Monday
1:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 263, San Francisco
Supervisors:  Scott Wiener, Jane Kim, Malia Cohen
Information:  sfbos.org

San Francisco Youth Commission
When:  July 21, 2014 - Monday
5:15 to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 416, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Nicholas Persky, Michelle Kong, Joshua Cardenas, DeAsia Landrum, Angel Van Stark, Jina Bae, Anna Bernick, Sophie Edelhart, Monica Flores, Ramon Gomez, Michel Li, Lily Marshall-Fricker, Luisa Sicairos, Denesia Webb, Eric Wu, Joyce Wu, Ariel Yu
Information:  sfbos.org

India Basin Neighborhood Association - India Basin Project Information Meeting
When:  July 21, 2014 - Monday
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where: Shipyard, Building 101 Auditorium, San Francisco
What: India Basin Project Information meeting.  Hosted by India Basin Neighborhood Association and Build Inc. to discuss the future development plans for the former Acosta land, currently being called "The Village".
Information:  indiabasin.org

Noe Valley Democratic Club - Supervisor Mark Farrell
When:  July 21, 2014 - Monday
7:00 p.m. - Neighbor Meet and Greet
7:30 p.m. - Program
Where:  St Philips Church, 725 Diamond Street, San Francisco
What: Noe Valley Democratic Club -  Mark Farrell, District 2 Supervisor and Chair of the Budget Committee of the Board of Supervisors will speak.
Information:  Molly Fleischman molly@ffrsf.com

July 22, 2014 - Tuesday

Housing Authority
When:  July 22, 2014 - Tuesday
9:00 a.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 416, San Francisco
Authority: Joaquin Torres, Jaci Fong, Phil Arnold, Leroy Lindo, Patricia Thomas, Ted Yamasaki
Information:  sfha.org

Board of Supervisors
When:  July 22, 2014 - Tuesday
2:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Supervisors:  David Chiu, John Avalos, London Breed, David Campos, Malia Cohn, Mark Farrell, Jane Kim, Eric Mar, Katy Tang, Scott Wiener, Norman Yee
Information:  sfbos.org

Trevor McNeil for School Board
When:  July 22, 2014 - Tuesday
 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. 
Where:  Pause Wine Bar, 1666 Market Street, San Francisco
What:  Trevor McNeil for School Board.  Please join Assembly Member Phil Ting and friends to talk about our city's schools, Trevor's campaign and to share ideas about local politics.  All are welcome - this is not a fundraiser but rather a chance to hear from/ask questions of the candidate and meet people interested in local politics or local schools.
Information:  democracy.com/trevormcneil


July 23, 2014 - Wednesday

Budget and Finance Sub-Committee
When:  July 23, 2014 - Wednesday
10:00 a.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Supervisors:  Mark Farrell, Eric Mar, John Avalos
Information:  sfbos.org

Budget and Finance Sub-Committee - Special Meeting
When:  July 23, 2014 - Wednesday
10:30 a.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
What:  Outreach Advertising and Neighborhood Outreach Advertising
Supervisors:  Mark Farrell, Eric Mar, John Avalos
Information: sfbos.org

Commission of Status of Women
When:  July 23, 2014 - Wednesday
4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 408, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Nancy Kirshner-Rodriguez, Andrea Shorter, Amy Ackerman, Alicia Gamez, Mary Jung, Julie Soo
Information:  sfgov.org/dosc/cosw-meeting-information/meeting/2014-July-23-agenda

Taxi Tech and Rideshare - A Forum and Video Screening
When:  July 23, 2014 - Wednesday
7:00 p.m.
Where:  Redstone Building, 2940 16th Street, San Francisco
What:  Taxi Tech and Rideshare - A Forum and Video Screening.  Forum with a video will look at how tech applications used by Uber  and other companies and how this is affecting taxi drivers and the industry.  
Speakers:
Mark Gruber, United Taxi Workers UTW
John Han, Taxi driver and videographer
Keith Raskin, Uber Driver
Veena Dubal, researcher
Sponsored by United Taxicab Drivers and The Taxi Driver Institute
Donation requested
Information: 415-701-8294
Information:   laborfest.net

July 24, 2014 - Thursday

Government Audit and Oversight Committee
When:  July 24, 2014 - Thursday
10:30 a.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 263, San Francisco
Supervisors:  London Breed, Katy Tang, David Chiu
Information:  sfbos.org

Rules Committee
When:  July 24, 2014 - Thursday
2:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Supervisors:  Norman Yee, Katy Tang, David Campos
Information:     sfbos.org

Human Rights Commission - Hero Awards
When:  July 24, 2014 - Thursday
5:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 416, San Francisco
What:  Commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the 1964 Civil Rights Act and 50th Anniversary of the Human Rights Commission: Co-Chairs: Susan Belinda Christian and Sheryl Evans Davis
"Carrying on the Legacy of the 1964 Civil Rights Act 50-years later".  Featured speakers:
Theo B. Miller- office of the Mayor, San Francisco in partnership with San Francisco Public Utilities Commission
Eva Jefferson  Paterson President and Co-Founder Equal Justice Society
Presentation of the SF Human Rights Commission 2014 "HERO" Awards - Supervisor London Breed and Supervisor Malia Cohen will recognize nominees before the presentations
HRC HERO Legacy Award for Lifetime Achievement in Human Rights Advocacy - Linda Brooks Burton (Post-Humous) - Managing librarian of the Bayview Library for 15 years and, a 30-year veteran of the San Francisco Public LIbrary.
HRC HERO Award for Students Advancing Civil Rights:  Robert Bell - Apprentice  Student with the Sheet Metals Union.
The Graduates and Current Students of 100% College Prep/Bayview Association for Youth
Since 1999, the Bayview Association for Youth has created a cadre of college ready and eligible low-income minority students who enter and complete post-secondary institutions. 
DeAnthony Jones -  Senior  at Sacramento State University
Commissioners:  Susan Christian, Mark Kelleher, Michael Sweet, Sheryl Evans Davis, Faye Woo Lee, Michael Pappas, Richard Pio Roda
Information: sfgov.org/sfhumanrights

100 Days "til November Kickoff Party - David Campos for Assembly
When:  July 24, 2014 - Thursday
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  Bissap Baobab, 3372 19th Street, San Francisco
What:  Kickoff Party - David Campos for Assembly - 100 Days 'til November.
Ticketsdavidcampossf.nationbuilder

Art Auction Fundraiser:   Tony Kelly for District 10 Supervisor
When:  July 24, 2014 - Thursday
6:00 p..
Where:  PKirkeby Fine Art and Framing, 128 Texas Street, San Francisco
What:  Art Auction Fundraiser for Tony Kelly for District 10 Supervisor.
Fighting for creative and diverse neighborhoods.  Food sponsored by Knights Catering.
Artists:  Frank Lobdell, Andrew Schoultz, Daniel Phil, Henry Jackson, j. Schumann, Jeffrey Grobart,  Kate  Temple, Kimberly Austin, Kim Frohsin, Lee Cline, Margie Burke, Marti Mckee, Peter Kirkeby, Phillip Dvorak, Sharon Beals, Suzy Barnard, Stacey M. Carter, Topher Delaney, Ward Schumaker
Hosts:  Collette Simko-Knauss, David Fletcher, Loretta Lynch and Jack Davis, Susan and Jason Johnson, Kate and JR Eppler, Kelly and j. Schumann, Matt Gonzalez, Peter Kirkeby, Topher Delaney
Information:    tonykelly2014.com

District 6 Neighborhood Business Summit 
When:  July 24, 2014 - Thursday
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  WeWork, 25 Taylor Street, San Francisco
What:  District 6 Neighborhood Business Summit - Office of Supervisor Jane Kim in partnership the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce.   Event will bring merchants together with their Supervisor  and other city officials to discuss local business concerns.  No fee to attend.  Complimentary refreshments provide byMomo's and We Work.  Businesses not located in District 6 are welcome to attend.  
Register:  sfchamber.com/events/District-6-Neighborhood-Business-Summit-2539/details

SFMTA - The Embarcadero Enhancement Project Open House 
When:  July 24, 2014 - Thursday
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. 
Where:  Pier 1, The Embarcadero, San Francisco
What:   First open house to launch the Embarcadero Enhancement Project to get your input. The planning process will span over the next year to develop a conceptual design in efforts to improve the safety and comfort for all those traveling along The Embarcadero.  This is a multi-agency project being led in coordination by SFMTA, Port of San Francisco, SF Dept. of Public Works and the SF Planning Dept. 
Informationsfmta.com/calendar/meetings/embarcadero-enhancement-project-open-house


Change: District 3 Democratic Club - Candidate Forum/Endorsement 17th Assembly District 
When:  July 24, 2014 - Thursday
6:30 p.m.
*Where:  Venue Change to:  Joe DiMaggio Recreation Center, 651 Lombard Street, San Francisco from Tel-Hi, 660 Lombard Street, San Francisco
What:  District 3 Democratic Club - Candidate Forum and endorsement for the 17th Assembly District run off election between David Campos and David Chiu .
There will also be a presentation by the proponents and opponents of the proposed Sugar Beverage Tax which will be on the November ballot.  
Informationd3dc.net

Richmond District Democratic Club - 
When:  July 24, 2014 - Thursday
7:00 p.m.
Where:  Richmond Police  Station, 461 6th Avenue, San Francisco
What:  Richmond District Democratic Club meeting.  Agenda includes an inside look at the recently approve City Budget, possible changes to bonfires at Ocean Beach, a review of this year's Club endorsement process.  Come talk politics and mingle with your Richmond neighbors.
Information:  rddc.nationbulder.com

July 25, 2014 - Friday

Re-Elect Supervisor Malia  Cohen/Deputy Sheriffs' Association Fundraiser
When:  July 25, 2014 - Friday
5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Where:  San Francisco Deputy Sheriffs' Association, 35 Gilbert Street, San Francisco
What:  Join the San Francisco Deputy Sheriffs' Association in support of Supervisor Malia Cohen's Re-election Campaign for District 10 Supervisor
$25. $50. $75.  
RSVP: act.myngp.com/Forms/-6928788026709508096


July 26, 2014 - Saturday

SEIU 1021 Social Economic Justice Community Forum
When:  July 26, 2014 - Saturday
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Where:  350 Rhode Island, San Francisco
What:  Join members of SEIU 1021 for an education forum to discuss how union members and democratic club can work closer together to support each other's goals.
Confirmed participants are:
Black Leadership Forum
San Francisco Latino Democratic Club
African American Democratic Club
San Francisco Officers for Justice
Continental breakfast and lunch will be served.
RSVP: 1-877-687-1021

Happy Birthday, JK!
When:  July 26, 2014 - Thursday
6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Where:  Folsom Street Foundry, 1415 Folsom Street, San Francisco
What:  Happy Birthday, JK!  Happy Birthday Party and Fundraiser for Supervisor Jane Kim.  Libations, grub and music
Donatejanekim.org/contribute


Fifth Annual GLIDE Legacy Gala:  A Love Supreme
When:  July 26, 2014 - Sunday
7:00 p.m. to Midnight
Where:  The Regency Ballroom, 1300 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco
What:  Fifth Annual GLIDE Legacy Gala:  A Love Supreme.  Black tie event , cocktails, food. 
Tickets:    goo.gl/3jZvYw

July 27, 2014 - Sunday

Salsa Sundays Fundraiser for Bernal Heights Neighborhood Center (BHNC)
When:  July 27, 2014 - Sunday
3:00 p.m.
Where:  El Rio, 3158 Mission Street, San Francisco.
What:  Fundraiser for Bernal Heights Neighborhood Center.  El Rio will donate all of their door proceeds between 3:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.  to the Bernal Heights Neighborhood Center.  Come dance to the best Salsa, Merengue and Cumbia bands from the bay area.  Yummy food offerings, drink specials.
Information:   bhnc.org

July 29, 2014 - Tuesday

Mission Economic Development Agency - Mission Backpack Giveaway Fundraiser and Happy Hour
When:  July 29, 2014 - Tuesday
5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where:  Cha Cha Cha, 2327 Mission Street, San Francisco
What:  Cha Cha Cha is holding a fundraiser for Mission District Backpack Giveaway.  On August 9, the Mission Economic Development Agency and San Francisco's Mayor's Office of Neighborhood Services will come together to give away 2,000 backpacks to Mission District kids to get ready for back to school.  Join us to raise donations to  support this event - Cha Cha Cha will donate a portion of the night's revenue.
Information:  medasf.org

July 30, 2014 - Wednesday

Medicare's Birthday!
When/Where/What:  July 30, 2014 - Wednesday
3:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Rally at Valencia/22nd Street, Social Security Office.  Songs, cake and information on the important of Medicare.  Rally to restore cuts to hours and services at this and other Social Security offices
4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Town Hall meeting at City College Mission Campus, 1125 Valencia Street (across the street in Room 109, San Francisco).  A Town Hall meeting on why Medicare needs to be protected, improved, and expanded to cover everyone.  This event marks the San Francisco kick-off of the Campaign for a Healthy California, which aims to win Single-Payer/Medicare-For-All healthcare in California.
Where:  see above
What:  Medicare's Birthday.  Protect it!  Improve It! Expand it to cover everyone!
Sponsored by the California Alliance for Retired Americans and the Campaign for a Healthy California
Information: chc-sf@gmail.com 415-550-0828
Source - Gray Panthers - San Francisco graypantherssf.igc.org

July 31, 2014 - Thursday

Vera Haile Dalenberg - Memorial
When:  July 31, 2014 - Thursday
5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Where:  St Mary's Cathedral in St. Francis Hall, 1111 Gough Street, San Francisco
What:  Memorial for the beloved Vera Haile Dalenberg.

Stevon Cook for School Board
When:  July 31, 2014 - Thursday
5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Where:  L's Cafe, 2872 24th Street, San Francisco
What:  Stevon Cook for School Board - celebrate the campaign and discuss the work that lies ahead.  
RSVP:  stevoncook.com

San Francisco Women's Political Committee - Summer in the City
When:  July 31, 2014 - Thursday
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  Chambers eat + drink, 601 Eddy, San Francisco
What:  San Francisco Women's Political Committee - Summer in the City.
Join SFWPC in recognizing the 2014 Summer in the City Honorees:
Assemblymember Tom Ammiano - Lifetime Achievement Award for accomplishments as a trailblazer and LGBT rights activist
Supervisor London Breed - Inspiration Award for her advocacy and being a role model for women in politics.
Rebecca Solnit - Local Heroine Award for her acclaimed writing and contribution to the feminist movement. 
Sponsors:
Oval Office Sponsors:  SEIU Local 1021, Stop Unfair Beverage Taxes - Coalition for an Affordable City
Speaker of the House Sponsors:  Assemblyman Phil Ting, Supervisor Malia Cohen, NARAL Pro-Choice California, Platinum Advisors
Speaker of the Assembly Sponsors:  Public Defender Jeff Adachi, Alix Rosenthal DCCC Member, Women Get It Done, Annie Chou, Tony Kelly
SFWPC Champion Sponsors:  Supervisor David Campos, Matt Haney - School Board Member, Rafael Mandelman - CCSF Board Member, Zoe Dunning, DCCC Member, Hene Kelly - DCCC  Member,  Rebecca Prozan, DCCC Member, Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi, Wendy Aragon for Community College Board, Daniel Flores for SF Superior Court Judge, Carol Kingsley for SF Superior Court Judge, Angela Chan, Jason Fried, Laura Hahn, Elizabeth Laferriere, Jane Morrison, 
 Hors devours, no host bar .
Tickets  $35. includes one year membership, Individual Ticket -  $15. current SFWPC,  (see actblue website)  secure.actbue.com/contribute/pagesitc2014

Plaza 16 Community Meeting
When:  July 31, 2014 - Thursday
6:00 p.m.
Where: St. John's Episcopal Church (Julian Avenue at 15th Street)  1661 15th Street, San Francisco
What:  Plaza 16 Community meeting.  Get the latest updates on the proposed development for 10-story towers at 16th and Mission.  Help fight for neighborhood development that prioritizes the needs of people before the profits of real estate developers.
Information:  plaza16.org

South Beach District 6 Democratic Club Social Event - Meet the candidates
When:  July 31, 2014 - Thursday
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where:  SB40 (aka Carmen's) Pier 40, San Francisco
What:  South Beach District 6 Democratic Club Social Event - Meet the candidates.  The Club has invited local candidates for State Assembly, District 6 Supervisor, Superior Court Judge, Board of Education, Community College Board, Assessor - Recorder, Public Defender and Proponents/Opponents of several of the Propositions who/which will appear on the November ballot.  
The objective of the event is to provide a venue to encourage informal one on one conversation with the candidates.  It will also provide an opportunity to meet neighbors from South Beach, Rincon, Mission Bay and SOMA in a relaxed atmosphere to  talk  politics and make new friends.  If you live in District 6, come to the social event, become a member and this will qualify you to participate in the endorsement meetings scheduled for September.
Information: southbeachdems.com

August 3, 2014 - Sunday

Jerry Day 2014
When:  August 3, 2014 - Sunday
11:00 a.m. - doors open
11:30 a.m. - show
Where:  Jerry Garcia Amphitheater/McLaren Park, 45 John F. Shelley Drive, San Francisco
What:  12th Annual Jerry Day.  Melvin Seals and JGB, Stu Allen and Mars Hotel, Tea Leaf Trio
Information: jerryday.org Event is free.  Reserved section for $100. or more

August 4, 2014 - Monday

David Chiu for State Assembly Happy Hour Meet & Greet
When:  August 4, 2014 - Monday
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Where:  John Collins, 138 Minna Street, San Francisco
What:  David Chiu for State Assembly Happy Hour Meet & Greet with SF Board of Supervisors President and State Assembly Candidate. 
Drink specials and bar snacks.
Co-hosted by:  Deborah Schneider, Josh Becker, Patrick Valentino, Suzanne Goldstein, Steve Ngo, Victoria Johnson, Eugene Eric Kim, Leslie Garner, Kristy Young Coleman
Information:  votedavidchiu.com

August 5, 2014 - Tuesday

Potrero Hill Democratic Club - Early endorsements of some measures that have qualified for November ballot.
When:  August 5, 2014 - Tuesday
7:00 p.m.
Where:  Potrero Hill Neighborhood House, 953 De Haro, San Francisco
What:  Potrero Hill Democratic Club - Early endorsements of some measures that have qualified for November ballot.  
Information:  phdemclub.org



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Monday, July 14, 2014

San Francisco July Political Events


                                                         
Mural - Mission District - Mission Local Picture


July 14, 2014 - Monday

Rules Committee
When:  July 14, 2014 - Monday
10:00 a.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Supervisors:  Norman Yee, Kathy Tang, David Campos
Information: sfbos.org

Land Use and Economic Development Committee
When:  July 14, 2014 - Monday
1:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 263, San Francisco
Supervisors:  Scott Wiener, Jane Kim, Malia Cohen
Information: sfbos.org

South Beach Rincon Mission Bay Neighborhood Association Meeting
When:  July 14, 2014 - Monday
6:00 p.m.
Where:  South Beach Harbor Services Building, Community Room, between Pier 40 and AT&T Park.
What:  South Beach Rincon Mission Bay Neighborhood Association Meeting.  Julie Kirschbaum will discuss the Transit Effectiveness Project improvements in general and the beginning of a Transit Study for Rincon Hill specifically.
Paul Chasan from the Planning Department will give update on the Streetscape Plans, especially relevant for folks living around Lansing Street and Guy Place.
Information:  sbrmbna.com

Alice B. Toklas LGBT Democratic Club - July Membership Meeting
When:  July 14, 2014 - Monday
6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  LGBT Center, 1800 Market Street, San Francisco
What:  Alice B. Toklas LGBT Democratic Club  July Membership meeting.  Supervisor Mark Farrell will discuss his sponsoring the passage of "Laura's Law. in San Francisco.  
Information:   alicebtoklas.org

D5Action
When:  July 14, 2014 - Monday
6:30 p.m.
Where:  Park Library, 1833 Page, San Francisco
What:  D5Action discussion including:
Planning for second debate between Assembly candidates David Campos and David Chiu.
Midtown Park Apartments
AirBnB:  Supervisor Chiu's legislation and the proposed alternative ballot initiative
Supervisor Mar's anti-speculation tax
UCSF's Long-Range Development Plan
Supervisor Avalos's "Elect our elected officials" amendment
Information:  mirorrup@yahoo.co

July 15, 2014 - Tuesday

San Francisco Gray Panthers
When:  July 15, 2014 - Tuesday
12:30 to 3:00 p.m.
Where:  Unitarian Universalist Center, 1187 Franklin, San Francisco
What:  We Need a Better Budget.  
Information:  graypantherssf.igc.org

SPUR - Building Off-Site Affordable Housing
When:  July 15, 2014 - Tuesday
12:30 p.m.
Where:  SPUR, Urban Center, 654 Mission Street
What:  SPUR  Building Off-Site Affordable Housing.  Come hear from developers of off-site affordable housing and city representatives about what it takes to get these project to work.  Co-sponsored with the Housing Action Coalition and the San Francisco AIA.
Brad Dickason - Maracor Development
Katie Lamont - Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Center
Chandra Egan - San Francisco Mayor's Office of Housing
Tim Colen - San Francisco Housing Coalition
$10. non-members
Information:  spur.org

San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency Board of Directors and Parking Authority Commission
When:  July 15, 2014 - Tuesday
1:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 400, San Francisco
Board of Directors:  Tom Nolan, Cheryl Brinkman, Gwyneth Borden, Malcolm Heinicke, Jerry Lee, Joel Ramos, Cristina Rubke
Information:  sfmta.com

Housing Authority
When:  July 15, 2014 - Tuesday
1:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 408, San Francisco
Authority:  Joaquin Torres, Jaci Fong, Phil Arnold, Leroy Lindo, Patricia Thomas, Ted Yamasaki
Information:  sfha.org

Board of Supervisors
When:  July 15, 2014 - Tuesday
2:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Supervisors:  David Chiu, John Avalos, London Breed, David Campos, Malia Cohen, Mark Farrell, Jane Kim, Eric Mar, Katy Tang, Scott Wiener, Norman Yee
Information:  sfbos.org

Entertainment Commission
When:  July 15, 2014 - Tuesday
5:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Bryant Tan, Glendon Hyde, Audrey Joseph, Al Perez, Barbara Campagnoli, Naomi Akers, Steven Lee
Information:  sfbos.org

San Francisco Planning Department - Mission Street Public Life Plan Workshop
When:  July 15, 2014 - Tuesday
6:00 p.m.
Where:  Redstone Building, 2940 16th Street, Room 302, San Francisco
What: San Francisco Planning Department invite you to workshop to discuss public art opportunities for the 16th Street BART Plaza.  
Information:  missionpublic.sfplanning.org

Coalition for San Francisco Neighborhoods  - General Assembly Meeting
When:  July 15, 2014 - Tuesday
6:30 p.m.
Where:  Northern Police Station Community Room, Corner of Turk and Fillmore, San Francisco
What:  Coalition for San Francisco Neighborhoods General Assembly Meeting
Hosts:  Cow Hollow Assn - CHA
            Ewing Terrace Neighborhood Assn - ETNA
Program:  November Ballot measures.
Information:  csfn.net

July 16, 2014 - Wednesday

Budget and Finance Committee
When:  July 16, 2014 - Wednesday
10:00 a.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Supervisors:  Mark Farrell, Eric Mar, John Avalos, London Breed, Scott Wiener
Information:   sfbos.org 

Tenderloin Futures Collaborative Community Meeting
When:  July 16, 2014 - Wednesday
11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Where:  Tenderloin Police Station, Community Room, 301 Eddy Street, San Francisco
What:  Tenderloin Futures Collaborative Community Meeting.  
Agenda:
Hyde Street Community Services relocation
San Francisco Veterans Mural Project
1355 Market Street, Cadillac Bar Reopening
Community Updates

San Francisco Historic Preservation Commission
When:  July 16, 2014 - Wednesday
12:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 400, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Karl  Hasz, Andrew Wolfram, Aaron Hyland, Ellen Johnck, Richard S. E. Johns, Diane Matsuda, Jonathan Pearlman
Information:   sf-planning.org


Supervisor Katy Tang -- Francis Scott Key Annex Community Meeting
When:  July 16, 2014 -  Wednesday 
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Where:  Francis Scott Key Annex, l351 43rd Avenue, San Francisco
What:  Community meeting with the San Francisco Unified School District to discuss ownership; current uses; and future potential uses of the property of the Francis Scott Key Annex located at 1351 43rd Avenue, San Francisco.  Share your ideas about this site.
Information:  katy.tang@sfgov.org

Planning Association for the Richmond - Summer General Meeting
When:  July 16, 2014 -  Wednesday 
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where:  Richmond Recreation Center, 251 18th Avenue, San Francisco
What:   Planning Association for the Richmond Summer General Meeting.  
Concerts in Golden Gate Park:  Featuring speakers from Hardly Strictly Bluegrass, Outside Lands, Rec & Park, SFPD, Parking and Transportation and Golden Gate Park Patrol.
Informationsfpar.org

July 17, 2014  - Thursday

Recreation and Park Commission
When:  July 17, 2014 - Thursday
10:00 a.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 416, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Mark Buell, Allan Low, Gloria Bonilla, Tom Harrison, Meagan Levitan, Eric McDonnell
Information:  sfrecpark.org

Neighborhood Services and Safety Committee
When:  July 17, 2014 - Thursday
10:00 a.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Supervisors:  David Campos, Eric Mar, Norman Yee
Information: sfbos.org

Rules Committee
When:  July 17, 2014 - Thursday
2:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 263, San Francisco
Supervisors:  Norman Yee, Katy Tang, David Campos
Information: sfbos.org

Human Rights Commission
When:  July 17, 2014 - Thursday
5:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 201, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Susan Belinda Christian, Mark Kelleher, Sheryl Evans Davis, Faye Woo Lee, Michael Pappas, Richard Pio Roda, Michael Sweet
Information:  sfgov.org/sfhumanrights

San Francisco Commission of Animal Control & Welfare
When:  July 17, 2014 - Thursday
5:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 408, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Annemarie Fortier, Shari O'Neill, DVM, Nanci Haines, Davi Lang, Sally Stephens, Russell Tenofasky, Rebcca Katz, Sherry Hicks, Lisa Wayne
Information: sfgov.org/awcc

Muni Forward - 5 Fulton
When:  July 17, 2014 -  Thursday
              6:00 p.m.
Where:  African American  Art and Culture Complex, 762 Fulton, San Francisco
What:  Muni Forward - Proposals for 5 Fulton.Rapid Network - improve the frequency and reliability.  Several changes are proposed on McAllister Street between Central Avenue and Jones Street.  
Changes include replacing all-way STOP-controlled intersections at nine intersections.  Modiying transit stop locations.  Adding pedestrian bulbs on Fulton at Ashbury, Clayton and Cole.  Your feedback is important to refining theese proposals.  
Information:  surveymonkey.com/s/5rapidnetwork-survey


David Campus - Stand Up for Campos
When:  July 17, 2014 - Thursday
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where:  El Rio, 3158 Mission Street, San Francisco
WhatLisa Geduldig Presents:  Stand Up for Campos:  A Comedy and Music Fundraiser for David Campos for Assembly
Comedy provided by Yayne Abeba, Frankie Quinones, Steve Lee and Lisa Geduldig
Music by Candace Roberts (and Larisa Migachyov); anda Dr Loco y Sus Cuates (featuring The Pena Goveas, Tomas Montoya and Francisco Herrera).
Tickets:  $7.-$100*El Rio will match and donate $7. for each of the first 75 tickets sold.
Buy tickets:  davidcampossf.com/elrio    or at the door

North of Panhandle Neighborhood Association - General Meeting
When:  July 17, 2014 - Thursday
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where:  Oasis Cafe,  901 Divisadero Street, San Francisco
What:  North of Panhandle Neighborhood Association General Meeting.  Speakers include  SFPD Park Station, Supervisor's office, other city departments and other related to the neighborhood.
Information:   nopna.org

July 18, 2014 - Friday

Filipinos Reception in support of Supervisor David Chiu's campaign for California State Assembly
When:  July 18, 2014 - Friday
5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Where:  Hana Zen, Pier 39, M209, San Francisco
What:  Filipinos in Support of David Chiu for Assembly Fundraiser.  
Sponsored by Assemblymember Rob Bonta, Board of Education Commissioner Hydra Mendoza, Keesa O'Campo, Benson Tran, Samantha Roxas, Gene Benavides, Emil De Guzman, Sonia Delen, Nestor Fernandez, Genevieve Galman, Mark Grafilo, Genevieve Jopanda, Marily Mondejar, Dennis Normandy, Michael Pangilinan, Rich Pio Roda and Mike Soncuya.  
RSVP  dana@50pl.com 


Fourth Annual San Francisco Living Wage Awards Dinner
When:  July 18, 2014 - Friday
6:30 p.m. reception
7:00 p.m. dinner and program with cultural and musical performances.
Where:  SEIU 1021 Hall, 350 Rhode Island, entrance Kansas Street between 16th Street and 17th Street, San Francisco
What:  Fourth Annual San Francisco Living Wage Awards Dinner.
Presenting Labor Woman of the Year Award to Maria Guillen, activist with SEIU Local 1021 and executive board member of the San Francisco Labor Council.
Labor Man of the Year to Allan Fisher, activist with AFT Local 2121 and delegate to the San Francisco Labor Council.
Tickets prices are $35. per seat in advance; $50. at the door.
Information:  415-863-1225
livingwage-sf.org

July 19, 2014 - Saturday

Peoples Economic Summit for District 11
When:  July 19, 2014 - Saturday
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Where:  Excelsior Boys and Girls Club, 13 London Street, San Francisco
What:  Peoples Economic Summit for District 11.  Communities United for Health and Justice will host the District 11 Peoples' Economic Summit.  This summit aims to bring together families, individuals and residents throughout District 11, to discuss important issues related to job development, affordable housing, workers' rights, and education equity. Free.


David Chiu for Assembly Party - City Democratic Club
When:  July 19, 2014 - Saturday
2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Where:  Duboce  Triangle, 77 Walter Street, San Francisco
What:  City Democratic Club  Fundraiser for David Chiu - candidate for 17th Assembly Race.
Sponsors:  City Democratic Club Board members Heidi Machen, Jim Reilly, Clay Harrell and Erik Cummings
Back yard event with wine tasting table and well as vegan snacks provided.
Donation request:  $50.-$200. to David Chiu for Assembly.
Information:   citydemocraticclub.blogspot.com 

Single Payer Now - Veterans Administration Healthcare System
When:  July 19, 2014 - Saturday
3:00 p.m. 
Where:  518 Valencia Street, San Francisco
What:  Single Payer Now.  Veterans Administration Healthcare System.
Speaker:  Suzanne Gordon Award-winning journalist and author.
Information:  415-695-7891 singlepayernow.net


July 21, 2014 - Monday 

Believe in City College Again:  Wendy Aragon for College Board Kick-Off
When:  July 21, 2014 - Monday
10:00 a.m. - meet on City Hall front steps and then into San Francisco Department of Elections, Room 48, San Francisco
Where:  City Hall,  City Hall,  San Francisco
What:  Believe in City College Again:  Wendy Aragon for College Board.
Join Wendy Aragon, her family, friends and supporters as she makes it official and summit signed petitions to het her on the November 4, 2014 Ballot.
Information:  wendolyn.aragon@gmail.com

July 22, 2014 - Tuesday

Trevor McNeil for School Board
When:  July 22, 2014 - Tuesday
 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. 
Where:  Pause Wine Bar, 1666 Market Street, San Francisco
What:  Trevor McNeil for School Board.  Please join Assembly Member Phil Ting and friends to talk about our city's schools, Trevor's campaign and to share ideas about local politics.  All are welcome - this is not a fundraiser but rather a chance to hear from/ask questions of the candidate and meet people interested in local politics or local schools.
Information:  democracy.com/trevormcneil   

July 23, 2014 - Wednesday

Taxi Tech and Rideshare - A Forum and Video Screening
When:  July 23, 2014 - Wednesday
7:00 p.m.
Where:  Redstone Building, 2940 16th Street, San Francisco
What:  Taxi Tech and Rideshare - A Forum and Video Screening.  Forum with a video will look at how tech applications used by Uber  and other companies and how this is affecting taxi drivers and the industry.  
Speakers:
Mark Gruber, United Taxi Workers UTW
John Han, Taxi driver and videographer
Keith Raskin, Uber Driver
Veena Dubal, researcher
Sponsored by United Taxicab Drivers and The Taxi Driver Institute
Donation requested
Information: 415-701-8294
Information:   laborfest.net

July 24, 2014 - Thursday

100 Days "til November Kickoff Party - David Campos for Assembly
When:  July 24, 2014 - Thursday
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  Bissap Baobab, 3372 19th Street, San Francisco
What:  Kickoff Party - David Campos for Assembly - 100 Days 'til November.
Tickets: davidcampossf.nationbuilder

District 6 Neighborhood Business Summit 
When:  July 24, 2014 - Thursday
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  WeWork, 25 Taylor Street, San Francisco
What:  District 6 Neighborhood Business Summit - Office of Supervisor Jane Kim in partnership the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce.   Event will bring merchants together with their Supervisor  and other city officials to discuss local business concerns.  No fee to attend.  Complimentary refreshments provide by Momo's and We Work.  Businesses not located in District 6 are welcome to attend.  
Register:  sfchamber.com/events/District-6-Neighborhood-Business-Summit-2539/details

SFMTA - The Embarcadero Enhancement Project Open House 
When:  July 24, 2014 - Thursday
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. 
Where:  Pier 1, The Embarcadero, San Francisco
What:   First open house to launch the Embarcadero Enhancement Project to get your input. The planning process will span over the next year to develop a conceptual design in efforts to improve the safety and comfort for all those traveling along The Embarcadero.  This is a multi-agency project being led in coordination by SFMTA, Port of San Francisco, SF Dept. of Public Works and the SF Planning Dept. 
Information: sfmta.com/calendar/meetings/embarcadero-enhancement-project-open-house

District 3 Democratic Club - Candidate Forum/Endorsement 17th Assembly District 
When:  July 24, 2014 - Thursday
6:30 p.m.
Where:  Tel-Hi, 660 Lombard Street, San Francisco
What:  District 3 Democratic Club - Candidate Forum and endorsement for the 17th Assembly District run off election between David Campos and David Chiu .
There will also be a presentation by the proponents and opponents of the proposed Sugar Beverage Tax which will be on the November ballot.  
Information: d3dc.net


July 26, 2014 - Saturday

Fifth Annual GLIDE Legacy Gala:  A Love Supreme
When:  July 26, 2014 - Sunday
7:00 p.m. to Midnight
Where:  The Regency Ballroom, 1300 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco
What:  Fifth Annual GLIDE Legacy Gala:  A Love Supreme.  Black tie event , cocktails, food.  
Tickets:    goo.gl/3jZvYw

July 27, 2014 - Sunday

Salsa Sundays Fundraiser for Bernal Heights Neighborhood Center (BHNC)
When:  July 27, 2014 - Sunday
3:00 p.m.
Where:  El Rio, 3158 Mission Street, San Francisco.
What:  Fundraiser for Bernal Heights Neighborhood Center.  El Rio will donate all of their door proceeds between 3:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.  to the Bernal Heights Neighborhood Center.  Come dance to the best Salsa, Merengue and Cumbia bands from the bay area.  Yummy food offerings, drink specials.
Information:   bhnc.org




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Monday, July 7, 2014

San Francisco July Political Events - revised

                                                           

Change:  Congresswoman Jackie Speier's Community meeting on  Saturday July 12th has been cancelled and will be rescheduled for a future date.

July 7, 2014 - Monday

Land Use and Economic Development
When:  July 7, 2014 - Monday
1:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 263, San Francisco
Supervisors:  Scott Wiener, Jane Kim, Malia Cohen
Information: sfbos.org

Hayes Valley Neighborhood Association - Public Safety Meeting
When:  July 7, 2014  - Monday
7:00 p.m.
Where:  Korean American Center, 745 Buchanan, San Francisco
What:  Hayes Valley Neighborhood Association - Public Safety Meeting.  Discussion about recent public safety issues in the neighborhood.  Captain Greg McEachern of Northern Station, Karen Catalona, Deputy District Attorney Kathleen Owens of Juvenile Probation, and Adult Probation.  
Information:  Robert Barnwell bbarnwell6@hotmail.com

July 8, 2014 - Tuesday

Lake Merced Boathouse reopening
When:  July 8, 2014 - Tuesday
10:00 a.m. to noon
Where:  Lake Merced Boathouse, 1 Harding Road, San Francisco
What:  Celebrate the opening of the newly renovated Lake Merced Boathouse. Light breakfast will be served.
Information:  sfrecpark.org

Board of Supervisors
When:  July 8, 2014 - Tuesday
2:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Supervisors:  David Chiu, John Avalos, London Breed, David Campos, Malia Cohen, Mark Farrell, Jane Kim, Eric Mar, Katy Tang, Scott Wiener, Norman Yee
Information: sfbos.org

Port Commission
When:  July 8, 2014 - Tuesday
3:15 p.m.
Where:  Port Commission Hearing Room, Second Floor, Ferry Building, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Leslie Katz, Willie Adams, Kimberly Brandon, Mel Murphy, Doreen Woo Ho
Information: sfbos.org

 San Francisco Ethics Commission - Lobbyist Ordinance Regulations
When:  July 8, 2014 - Tuesday
5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 34 (basement level), San Francisco
What:  Interested Persons meeting to discuss possible Lobbyist Ordinance Regulations.
Staff of the San Francisco Ethics Commission will hold meeting to discuss draft regulations that are intended to implement the City's Lobbyist Ordinance
RSVP:  ethics.commission@sfgov.org
Information:  sfethics.org

Middle Polk Association - Big Apple storefront
When:  July 8, 2014 - Tuesday
6:00 p.m.
Where:  2222 Bush Street between Fillmore and Steiner, San Francisco
What:  Meeting regarding a new business going into the Big Apple storefront.  There will be a pre-application meeting about the proposed full service grocer that is going into the Big Apple Storefront.
This is an opportunity to hear what is being proposed.  
Information: frank@middlepolk.org

District 6 Stakeholder Meeting
When:  July 8, 2014 - Tuesday
6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Where:  Alexander Residence, 230 Eddy Street, San Francisco
What:  District 6 Stakeholder Meeting.  
Presentations:
Union Iron Works HIstoric District Housing Waterfront Parks, Jobs, and Preservation Initiative
Cadillac Bar and Grill at 1355 Market Street ABC License
101 Hyde Street Housing Development Update
854 Geary Street, The Tender
Larkin  Street Youth, 134 Golden Gate
Public Safety Updates from Southern and Tenderloin Police Stations
Co-Sponsors:  Alliance for a Better District 6, North of Market Business Association, Tenant Associations Coalition of SF, Tip Top Market
Information:  415-820-1560

Pedestrian Safety Advisory Committee
When:  July 8, 2014 - Tuesday
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where: Livable Streets, 1 South Van Ness Avenue, 7th Floor, San Francisco
What:  Pedestrian Safety Advisory Committee meeting.  
Members:  Howard Bloomberg, Robin Brasso, Anyan Cheng, Kevin Clark, Chris Coghlan, Morgan Fitzgibbons, Todd Henry, Beck Hogue, Sonja Kos, John Alex Lowell, R. Gary McCoy, Trevor McNeil, Pi Ra, Alex Reese, Thomas Rogers, Devin Silvernail, Howard Strassner, Kevin Stull, Christina Tang, Jon Winston
Informationsfpsac.com

July 9, 2014 - Wednesday

Budget and Finance Sub-Committee
When:  July 9, 2014 - Wednesday
10:00 a.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Supervisors:  Mark Farrell, Eric Mar, John Avalos
Information: sfbos.org

SPUR - The New Ground Floor:  Getting the Regs Right
When:  July 9, 2014 - Wednesday
12:30 p.m.
Where:  SPUR, 654 Mission Street, San Francisco
What:  The New Ground Floor:  Getting the Regs Rights.  Planning for an active ground floor that supports the public realm is tricky business.  Parking needs to be balanced, dead spaces kept at bay and adequate room given to allow experimentation without becoming over prescriptive.  Join a discussion about the state of practice at street level and learn how San Francisco's new ground floor codes have created new cultures and constituencies around street life.
Tom Radulovich - Livable City
Michael Yarne - Build Inc.
David Baker - David Baker Architects
Non-Members - $10.
Information: spur.org

Budget and Finance Committee
When:  July 9, 2014 - Wednesday
1:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Supervisors:  Mark Farrell, Eric Mar, John Avalos, London Breed, Scott Wiener
Information: sfbos.org

Transit Justice
When:  July 9, 2014 - Wednesday
3:30 p.m.
Where:  Lighthouse for the Blind, 214 Van Ness, San Francisco
What:  Transit Justice.  Work with other to further the on going work on pedestrian and transit safety and accessibility for  seniors and people with disabilities. 
facilitator:  Pi Ra
Information: srira@sdaction.org

Supervisor Katy Tang - Sunset District Blueprint
When:  July 9, 2014 - Wednesday
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Where:   Rolling-Out Cafe, 1722 Taraval Street, San Francisco
What:  Supervisor Katy Tang - Sunset District Blueprint.  Open house style -  drop by anytime during this period).  Strategic plan is a vision for the Sunset District in the short and long term for five areas:  Children, Families and Seniors, Land Use, Public Transportation and Pedestrian Safety, Economic Development and Public Safety and  Emergency  Preparedness. 
Information: katy.tang@sfgov.org

SPUR - Designing for Urban Streets
When:  July 9, 2014 - Wednesday
6:00 p.m.
Where:  SPUR, 654 Mission Street, San Francisco
What:  SPUR -  Designing for Urban Streets - National Association of City Transportation Officials recently published guides on urban street design and bikeways.  Come learn how these guides can serve as blueprints for building innovative street solutions  Co-presented by Island Press.
Speaker:  Ed Reiskin - SFMTA
$10. non-members
Informationspur.org

Upper Noe Neighbors - Quarterly meeting - David Campos and David Chiu
When:  July 9, 2014 - Wednesday
7:30 p.m.
Where:  Upper Noe  Recreation Center, Day & Sanchez Street, San Francisco
What:  Upper Noe Neighbors Quarterly meeting.  Hear Supervisor David Chiu and Supervisor David Camposdiscuss their campaign for Assembly in the 17th Assembly District.  
Information:   uppernoeneighbors.com

July 10, 2014 - Thursday

Neighborhood Services and Safety Committee
When:  July 10, 2014 - Thursday
10:00 a.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Supervisors:  David Campos, Eric Mar, Norman Yee
Information: sfbos.org

Government Audit and Oversight Committee
When:  July 10, 2014 - Thursday
10:30 a.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 263, San Francisco
Supervisors:  London Breed, Katy Tang, David Chiu
Information: sfbos.org

Planning Commission
When:  July 10, 2014 - Thursday
Noon
Where:  City Hall, Room 400, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Cindy Wu, Rodney Fong, Michael Antonini ,Gwyneth Borden, Rich Hillis, Kathrin Moore, Hisashi Sugaya
Information:  sf-planning.org

San Francisco Ethics Commission - Lobbyist Ordinance Regulations
When:   July 10, 2014 - Thursday 
 12;30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. 
Where:  City Hall, Room 421, San Francisco
What:  Interested Persons meeting to discuss possible Lobbyist Ordinance Regulations.
Staff of the San Francisco Ethics Commission will hold meeting to discuss draft regulations that are intended to implement the City's Lobbyist Ordinance
RSVP:  ethics.commission@sfgov.org
Information:  sfethics.org

Rules Committee
When:  July 10, 2014 - Thursday
2:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Supervisors:  Norman Yee, Katy Tang, David Campos
Information:  sfbos.org

July 11-13, 2014 - Friday, Saturday, Sunday

California Democratic Party 2014 Summer Executive Board Meeting
When:  July 11, 12, 13 2014 - Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Where:  Oakland Marriott City Center, 1001 Broadway, Oakland, Ca.
What:  California Democratic Party 2014 Summer Executive Board Meeting
Information and register for Eboard:  cadem.org/about/executive_board

July 12, 2014 - Saturday

(cancelled)Congresswoman Jackie Speier - Town Hall Meeting
(cancelled)When:  July 12, 2014 - Saturday
10:00 a.m. to Noon
Where:  (will be rescheduled) Temple United Methodist Church, 65 Beverly Street, San Francisco
What:  You are invited to attend to hear Congresswoman Jackie Speier. 
Hosted by Parkmerced Action Coalition and Pastor Anthony Jenkins of Temple  United Methodist Church
Information:   415-586-8103

July 13, 2014 - Sunday

Sunday Streets in the Richmond District 
When:  July 13, 2014 - Sunday
11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Where:  Sunday Streets in the Richmond will transform Arguello Street into open streets, JFK drive in Golden Gate Park to the foot of the  Presidio
Map and Information:  sundaystreetssf.com

July 14, 2014 - Monday

D5Action
When:  July 14, 2014 - Monday
6:30 p.m.
Where:  Park Library, 1833 Page, San Francisco
What:  D5Action discussion including:
Planning for second debate between Assembly candidates David Campos and David Chiu.
Midtown Park Apartments
AirBnB:  Supervisor Chiu's legislation and the proposed alternative ballot initiative
Supervisor Mar's anti-speculation tax
UCSF's Long-Range Development Plan
Supervisor Avalos's "Elect our elected officials" amendment
Information:  mirorrup@yahoo.co

July 15, 2014 - Tuesday

San Francisco Gray Panthers
When:  July 15, 2014 - Tuesday
12:30 to 3:00 p.m.
Where:  Unitarian Universalist Center, 1187 Franklin, San Francisco
What:  We Need a Better Budget.  
Information:  graypantherssf.igc.org

July 16, 2014 - Wednesday

Supervisor Katy Tang -- Francis Scott Key Annex Community Meeting
When:  July 16, 2014 -  Wednesday 
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Where:  Francis Scott Key Annex, l351 43rd Avenue, San Francisco
What:  Community meeting with the San Francisco Unified School District to discuss ownership; current uses; and future potential uses of the property of the Francis Scott Key Annex located at 1351 43rd Avenue, San Francisco.  Share your ideas about this site.
Information:  katy.tang@sfgov.org

Planning Association for the Richmond - Summer General Meeting
When:  July 16, 2014 -  Wednesday 
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where:  Richmond Recreation Center, 251 18th Avenue, San Francisco
What:   Planning Association for the Richmond Summer General Meeting.  
Concerts in Golden Gate Park:  Featuring speakers from Hardly Strictly Bluegrass, Outside Lands, Rec & Park, SFPD, Parking and Transportation and Golden Gate Park Patrol.
Information: sfpar.org

July 17, 2014  - Thursday

David Campus - Stand Up for Campos
When:  July 17, 2014 - Thursday
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where:  El Rio, 3158 Mission Street, San Francisco
What: Lisa Geduldig Presents:  Stand Up for Campos:  A Comedy and Music Fundraiser for David Campos for Assembly
Comedy provided by Yayne Abeba, Frankie Quinones, Steve Lee and Lisa Geduldig
Music by Candace Roberts (and Larisa Migachyov); anda Dr Loco y Sus Cuates (featuring The Pena Goveas, Tomas Montoya and Francisco Herrera).
Tickets:  $7.-$100*El Rio will match and donate $7. for each of the first 75 tickets sold.
Buy tickets:  davidcampossf.com/elrio    or at the door

July 18, 2014 - Friday

Fourth Annual San Francisco Living Wage Awards Dinner
When:  July 18, 2014 - Friday
6:30 p.m. reception
7:00 p.m. dinner and program with cultural and musical performances.
Where:  SEIU 1021 Hall, 350 Rhode Island, entrance Kansas Street between 16th Street and 17th Street, San Francisco
What:  Fourth Annual San Francisco Living Wage Awards Dinner.
Presenting Labor Woman of the Year Award to Maria Guillen, activist with SEIU Local 1021 and executive board member of the San Francisco Labor Council.
Labor Man of the Year to Allan Fisher, activist with AFT Local 2121 and delegate to the San Francisco Labor Council.
Tickets prices are $35. per seat in advance; $50. at the door.
Information:  415-863-1225
livingwage-sf.org

July 21, 2014 - Monday 

Believe in City College Again:  Wendy Aragon for College Board Kick-Off
When:  July 21, 2014 - Monday
10:00 a.m. - meet on City Hall front steps and then into San Francisco Department of Elections, Room 48, San Francisco
Where:  City Hall,  City Hall,  San Francisco
What:  Believe in City College Again:  Wendy Aragon for College Board.
Join Wendy Aragon, her family, friends and supporters as she makes it official and summit signed petitions to het her on the November 4, 2014 Ballot.
Information:  wendolyn.aragon@gmail.com


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