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Tag: Haight Ashbury Neighborhood Council

September 14, 2012 | 3:18 pm

SF Recycling Center Takes Inspiration From 1967 Hippie Protest

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The Kezar Gardens Ecology Center specializes in making the old new again, but most of that effort has focused on bottles, cans and paper. On Friday it launched a last-ditch push to save its own Golden Gate Park facility from the dustbin. To summon help, the center is recycling the Human Be-In, a landmark 1967 […]

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February 14, 2011 | 10:18 am

SF Supes’ Committee May Be Haight Recycling’s Last Chance

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If so inclined, you can watch live online a meeting of the City Operations & Neighborhood Services Committee of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, going on right now. On the agenda are two issues of note: The scheduled eviction of the Haight Ashbury Neighborhood Council Recycling Center in favor of a community garden; and […]

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December 8, 2010 | 1:55 pm

Video of Last Week’s Rec and Park Commission Meeting is Something to Behold

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KQED anchor Joshua Johnson, an ace web surfer, pointed me to this must-have in any connoiseur of city government’s collection: The complete seven-hour director’s cut video of last week’s Rec and Park Commission meeting. This SF Examiner column by Melissa Griffin trumpets the event, which features a quintessentially San Franciscan public-comment period. …during general public […]

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December 3, 2010 | 9:31 am

Haight Recycling Center Given 30 Days as Rec and Park Opts for Community Garden

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The Recreation and Park Department Commission on Thursday voted in favor of creating a community garden on the current site of the Haight Ashbury Neighborhood Council Recycling Center. From the SF Examiner: A Haight-Ashbury recycling center that started 36 years ago as a community activism project on an asphalt parking lot in Golden Gate Park […]

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