Monday, January 11, 2016

San Francisco Political Events - Dolores Park Re-Opening delayed because of rain

*Dolores Park re-opening on January 14th has been delayed because of rain.

January 11, 2016 - Monday

Land Use and Transportation Committee
When:  January 11, 2016 - Monday
1:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Item from Agenda:  Super Bowl 50 Hearing.  
Supervisors:  Malia Cohen, Scott Wiener, Jane Kim

Alice B. Toklas LGBT Democratic Club - General Membership Meeting - 
When:  January 11, 2016 - Monday
6:30 p.m.
Where: (note change in venue) The Eric Quezada Center for Culture and Politics, 518 Valencia Street, San Francisco
What: Election of 2016 Alice Board. 

January 12, 2016 - Tuesday

SPUR - Revisiting San Francisco's Residence Parks
When:  January 12, 2016 - Tuesday
12:30 p.m.
Where:  SPUR, 654 Mission Street, San Francisco
What: Eight San Francisco's residence parks were designed as master planned communities within the city limits.  St. Francis Wood, Sea Cliff, Lincoln Manor, West Clay Park, Forest Hill, Balboa Terrace, Ingleside Terraces and Jordan Park.  Come hear about their history and legacy:
Richard Brandi - Western Neighborhoods Project.
$10. non-members

Board of Supervisors
When:  January 12, 2016 - Tuesday
2:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Supervisors:  London Breed, John Avalos, David Campos, Malia Cohen, Mark Farrell, Jane Kim, Eric Mar, Aaron Peskin, Katy Tang, Scott Wiener, Norman Yee

Port Commission
When:  January 12, 2016 - Tuesday
3:15 p.m.
Where:  Port Commission Hearing Room, Second Floor, Ferry Building, San Francisco
 Commissioners:    Leslie Katz, Willie Adams, Kimberly Brandon, Doreen Woo Ho

State of the Union
When:  January 12, 2015 - Tuesday
6:00 p.m. Pacific Time 

San Francisco Pedestrian Safety Advisory Committee
When:  January 12, 2016 - Tuesday 
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, San Francisco
Members:  Howard Bloomberg, Kevin Clark, Chris Coghlan, Morgan Fitzgibbons, Todd Henry, John Alex Lowell, Trevor McNeil, Meredith Osborn, Thomas Rogers, Kevin Stull, Christine Tang, John Winston, Sonja Kos, Becky Hogue, Howard Strassner

Harvey Milk LGBT Democratic Club - January PAC
When:  January 12, 2016 - Tuesday
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where:  Galeria de la Raza, 2857 24th Street, San Francisco
What:  First PAC meeting of the year.:
1.  Action/discussion regarding Mario Woods and SFPD
2.  LGBT studies class at SFUSD
3.  Updates, events and upcoming actions.

January 13, 2016 - Wednesday

Ethics Commission
When:  January 13, 2016 - Wednesday
12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 421, San Francisco
What:  Discuss implementation of Prop. C and the Expenditure Lobbyists. 

Police Commission
When:  January 13, 2016 - Wednesday
5:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 400, San Francisco
Police Commissioners:  Suzy Loftus, Julius Turman Joe Marshall, Petra DeJesus, Victor Hwang, Thomas Mazzucco, Sonia Melara

San Francisco Young Democrats - State Senate Endorsement and Officer Elections
When:  January 13, 2016 - Wednesday
6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  Women's Building, 3543 18th Street, San Francisco
What:  Endorsement meeting for State Senate District 11.  Come hear from Supervisors Jane Kim and Scott Wiener.
Elections for Executive Board.

Planning Association for the Richmond - Winter 2016 General Meeting
When:  January 13, 2016 - Wednesday
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where:  Richmond Recreation Center, 251 18th Avenue, San Francisco
What: From agenda:  Affordable Bonus Housing Program.  

Lower Polk Neighbors - 10+ planned developments
When:  January 13, 2016 - Wednesday
7:00 p.m.
Where:  First Congregational Church of San Francisco, UCC at 1300 Polk Street, San Francisco
What:  10+ planned developments currently in the pipeline for the neighborhood  as well as as asking for people's input into how  we should approach and manage the developers' proposals.

January 14, 2016 - Thursday

Rules Commission
When:  January 14, 2016 - Thursday 
11:00 a.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 263, San Francisco
Supervisors:  John Avalos, Katy Tang, Malia Cohen

Planning Commission
When:  January 14, 2016 - Thursday
Where:  City Hall, Room 400, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Rodney Fong, Cindy Wu, Michael Antonini, Rich Hillis, Christine Johnson, Kathrin Moore, Dennis Richards

Government Audit and Oversight Committee
When:  January 14, 2016 - Thursday
1:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Supervisors:  Norman Yee, Aaron Peskin, London Breed

*Delayed because of rain - Dolores Park Grand Opening
Delayed When:  January 14, 2016 - Thursday
4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Where:  Dolores Park, 19th Street and Dolores Street, San Francisco 
What:  Grand Opening of the whole Dolores Park.  

Republican Presidential Debate
When:  January 14, 2016 - Thursday
 Time: unconfirmed?
Where:  Fox Business Network - North Charleston, South Carolina 

New Avenues Democratic Club - Awards and Fundraiser
When:  January 14, 2016 - Thursday
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Where:  Fireside, 603 Irving Street, San Francisco
What:  A celebration of three Westside leaders for their work in 2015 with San Francisco youth and families.  
Kelly Welsh Dwyer - co-founder of the New Avenues and past-president
School Board member Rachel Norton
School Board member Sandra Lee Fewer
Suggested donation:  $15. (includes year-long membership)

Keep Our Eyes Open   Precita  Eyes Urban  Youth Arts Benefit
When:  January 14, 2016 - Thursday
6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Where:  1AM Gallery, 1000 Howard Street, San Francisco
What:  Featuring artwork by muralists that have been working with the non-profit Precita Eyes team to raise funds in effort to buy their original building and save Urban Youth Arts Program.
Free.  Open to public.
Help with Donation:
 Source:  Facebook events

HANC - Haight Ashbury Neighborhood Council - Panel on Zoning change for the Haight-Ashbury and Most of the City
When:  January 14, 2016 - Thursday
7:00 p.m.
Where:  Park Branch Library, 1833 Page Street, San Francisco
What:  Panel to discuss "Affordable Housing Density Program".  
Paul Webber - member of Telegraph Hill Dweller Executive Committee and its representative to the Coalition for San Francisco Neighborhoods.
Joseph Smooke - co-founder of .  Director of the Housing Rights Committee of the Richmond District Housing Rights Center
Dean Preston of the Affordable Divis coalition.  

January 16, 2016 - Saturday

 Junipero Serra Elementary Schoolyard Kick-Off Celebration
When:  January 16, 2016 - Saturday
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Where:  Serra Junipero Elementary, 625 Holly Park Circle, San Francisco
What:  Join Supervisor Mark Farrell and the San Francisco Shared Schoolyard Project for kick-off event marking the grand re-opening of the schoolyard.  The event will include activities for the whole neighborhood.  Free lunch and a ribbon cutting ceremony.
Source:  Facebook events

January 17, 2016 - Sunday

Democratic Presidential Debate - NBC

January 18, 2016 - Monday

Martin Luther King Day

San Francisco Labor Council - Labor & Community Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Breakfast
When:  January 18, 2016 - Monday
8:00 a.m.
Where:  Holiday Inn Golden Gateway, 1500 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco
What:  Honoring Reverend Cecil Williams and Janice Mirikitani
Tickets:  $75. per person
Seats are limited.  Reservations accepted until the event is sold out.
Contact:  Emily Nelson to reserve seats via email
Register and pay on line MLK Breakfast Eventbrite page
This event is in partnership with the Northern California Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Foundation
After the event there will be special transportation to the rest of the MLK Day celebration events at Yerba Buena Gardens.

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