Archive for April 13th, 2018

Community Meeting for the Former McDonalds Site at Haight and Stanyan on April 25th: “Community Planning Process for 730 Stanyan”

Friday, April 13th, 2018

Here ya go:

“Community Planning Process for 730 Stanyan

You are invited to the Community Planning Process for 730 Stanyan! (formerly McDonald’s)

When: Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Time: 7pm – 9pm
Where: Waller Center, 1525 Waller St. at Belvedere (Cole/Clayton)

*If possible RSVP via

Sponsored by the Coalition for a Complete Community at 730 Stanyan

* Designing a complete community
* Interim uses
* Final project components
– Community meeting space and services
– Retail and training/job opportunities
– 100% affordable housing for families, youth and seniors up to 80% AMI. (That’s $83,000 for a family of three.)
– Transit, parking, pickup and drop off”


It’s Hooded Oriole Season in SF: Washingtonia Filifera Upon Icterus Cucullatus at Strawberry Hill – Or, How Ron Conway Makes Money Off of Photos and I Don’t

Friday, April 13th, 2018

A Hooded Oriole in Golden Gate Park perches upon its temporary home, a California Fan Palm:

I’ll tell you, ppl love deez boids.

I’ll tell you, I think this photo belongs to Pnterist more than to me now. Oh well.

Worker Injury at Star-Crossed Masonic “Improvement” Project

Friday, April 13th, 2018

Was reported to have been “bleeding badly,” but actually didn’t look to be in bad shape at all:

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This is what the crew was working on:

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Maybe they’ll finish this relatively minor project one of these years.