Monday, August 10, 2015

San Francisco Political Events - August 10th to August 17th 2015


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August 10, 2015 - Monday

John Burton Highway Dedication
When:  August 10, 2015 - Monday
9:00 a.m.
Where:  John Burton Highway, authorized by Senate Concurrent Resolution 93, will be  dedicated  with the installation of a sign at 19th Avenue and Sloat.  Stern Grove entrance at northwest corner of 19th Avenue and Sloat Blvd. (Parking on north side of Sloat between 19th Avenue and Crestlake Drive/23rd Ave.), San Francisco
What:  John Burton Highway Dedication - California Senate President Pro Tempore John Burton (Retired)
House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi
Congresswoman Jackie Speier
State Board of Equalization Member Fiona Ma
Mayor Ed Lee
California State Transportation Agency Secretary Brian Kelly
Dozens of community members who appreciate Senator Burton
Reception will be held upon conclusion of the ceremony at Squat & Gobble, 1 W. Portal Ave., San Francisco
RSVP/questions:  Cally Wong -

South Beach Rincon Mission Neighborhood Association - District Attorney George Gascon
When:  August 10, 2015 - Monday
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Where:  South Beach Harbor Services Building Community Room (between the ballpark and Pier 40 by the tot lot) San Francisco
What:  South Beach Rincon Mission Neighborhood Association - Guest:  District Attorney George Gascon.
An opportunity to come, meet the DA, and let him know first hand what's on your mind.

August 11, 2015 - Tuesday

San Francisco Women's Political Committee - Women's Suffrage Month Happy Hour
When:  August 11, 2015 - Tuesday
6:00 p.m.
Where:  The Homestead, 2301 Folsom Street, San Francisco
What:  Celebrate the ratification of the 19th Amendment with SFWPC.
Will count as a qualifying event for member voting eligibility.

District 6 Stakeholder Meeting
When:  August 11, 2015 - Tuesday
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  Alexander Residence, 230 Eddy Street, San Francisco
What:  District 6 Stakeholder meeting
Alliance for a Better District 6
North of Market Business Association
Tenant Associations Coalition of SF
Tip Top Market
Surplus Public Lands Ordinance
New Roads Program
75 Howard Street
Public Safety Committee Report
Planning/Legislative Updates
Source:  Facebook events

Harvey Milk LGBT Democratic Club - August 2015 PAC Meeting
When:  August 11, 2015 - Tuesday
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where:  San Francisco LGBT Community Center, 1800 Market Street, San Francisco

August 12, 2015 - Wednesday

D5 Action - Endorsements
When:  August 12, 2015 - Wednesday
6:00 p.m.
Where:  Park Library, 1833 Page, San Francisco
What:  D5 Actions Endorsements (believe endorsement for ballot measures)
Information: Tes Welborn - Coordinator

San Francisco Democratic Party - Endorsements
When:  August 12, 2015 - Wednesday (special meeting)
7:00 p.m.
Where:  Milton Marks Auditorium, 455 Golden Gate Avenue, San Francisco
What:  Endorsements:
DCCC:  Mary Jung, Kat Anderson, Joshua Arce, David Campos, Malia Cohen, Petra DeJesus, Matt Dorsey, Bevan Dufty, Zoe Dunning, Joel Engardio, Bill Fazio, Tom Tsieh, Hene Kelly, Meagan Levitan, Rafael Mandelman, Eric Mar, Trevor McNeil, Carole Migden, Marjan Philhour, Leah Pimentel, Rebecca Prozan, Alix Rosenthal, Francis Tsang, Scott Wiener
Ex-Officio Members:  Dianne Feinstein, Nancy Pelosi, Jackie Speier, Kamala Harris, Fiona Ma, Mark Leno, Phil Ting, David Chiu

San Francisco Young Democrats - 2015 Ballot Initiative Endorsement meeting
When:  August 12, 2015 - Wednesday
7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Where:  Sinbad's Pier2 Restaurant, 141 The Embarcadero, San Francisco
What:  Endorsement meeting for ballot initiatives.

August 13, 2015 - Thursday

Planning Commission
When:  August 13, 2015 - Wednesday
Where:  City Hall, Room 400, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Rodney Fong, Cindy Wu, Michael Antonini, Rich Hillis, Christine Johnson, Kathrin  Moore, Dennis Richards

Yes on Prop "I" Love SF.  "I" Love the Mission Kickoff
When:  August 13, 2015 - Thursday
5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  Mission Neighborhood Centers, Inc., 362 Capp Street, San Francisco
What:  Yes on Prop "I" Love SF. Kickoff  "I" Love the Mission.  Hosted by Save the Mission
Source:  Facebook events

New Avenues Democratic Club - Endorsement presentations 
When:  August 13, 2015 - Thursday
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  San Francisco County Fair Building, Garden Room 9th Avenue and Lincoln Way, San Francisco
What:  New Avenues Democratic Club - endorsement presentations by candidates and ballot measures.
Source:  Facebook events

August 16, 2015 - Sunday

Sunday Streets - Excelsior
When:  August 16, 2015 - Sunday
11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Where:  Mission Street between  Theresa/Avalon and Geneva Avenue.  The Excelsior Arts and Music Festival will take place in conjunction with Sunday Street, San Francisco

Excelsior Festival
When:  August 16, 2015 - Sunday
11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Where:  Mission Street and Ocean Avenue, San Francisco
What:  13th Annual Excelsior Arts and Musical Festival.

August 17, 2015 - Monday

Memorial - Jim Meko
When:  August 17, 2015 - Monday
6:00 p.m.
Where:  Slims, 333 11th Street, San Francisco

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Next calendar will be  - Monday       August 17th
Deadline 5:00 p.m. - Sunday            August 16th