Presidio Update: Say Good-Bye to the Sports Basement and Hello to a New Use for the Old Commissary Building

Ooh, it’s a beauty contest to see what’s going to replace the Sports Basement near Crissy Field.

I’ll tell you, the proposal from George Lucas stands out, does it not?

Check it:

He’s all, “There is a world of young people who need to be inspired” ‘n stuff.

Consider him a front-runner.

All the deets and info from the 16 contestants:

“CONCEPTS ABOUND FOR RE-USE OF PRESIDIO’S FORMER COMMISSARY BUILDING - WIDE RANGE OF PROPOSALS TO BE CONSIDERED

Presidio of San Francisco (March 5, 2013) – The Presidio Trust announced today that it has received 16 concept proposals for repurposing a stunning site on Crissy Field in the Presidio of San Francisco, a national park site and national historic landmark district just south of the Golden Gate Bridge.

“We are encouraged with the number and quality of responses and look forward to engaging the public and evaluating concepts over the coming months,” said Craig Middleton, the Trust’s executive director. “Finding a new purpose for this incomparable site clearly has stirred the imaginations of teams from around the country.”

The 16 concepts are:

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6 Responses to “Presidio Update: Say Good-Bye to the Sports Basement and Hello to a New Use for the Old Commissary Building”

  1. patrick says:

    The Michael Heyman one is the most off the wall. Does he have his own cult?

  2. George says:

    Living New Deal sounds awesome!

    Take your Norman Rockwell and give it to Mark Farrell for his office!

  3. sfcitizen says:

    Uh oh. we might have lost larry

  4. sfcitizen says:

    Muchas!