Posts Tagged ‘Duboce Park’

The Lazy Sunbathers of Golden Gate Park Turn the Garfield Statue Hill Into Duboce Park West

Friday, October 14th, 2011

The area around the old-time Garfield Statue in Golden Gate Park is becoming Duboce Park West.

At least on those dreaded sunny days, when the lazy sunbathers all come out:

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Boys Will Be Boys: Gun Play at Duboce Park, or Rather, Playing With Guns at Duboce Park

Friday, October 7th, 2011

Via DavityDave, it’s Gun Play…

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…in Duboce Park.

Be Sure to Leash Your Dog (or White Tiger) When Visiting Duboce Park

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

It’s the Law.

Duboce Park is where the dogs can run free (in the Multi-Use area) and the children get fenced in – it all works out.

But your pup is going to need a leash to get to the leash-free area, as this sidewalk graphic tries to communicate:

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See you there!

(And “please please pick up after your dogs“, they are begging over on the Yelp. Oh well)

Refurbished Harvey Milk Center for Recreational Arts Open for Business

Sunday, June 21st, 2009

The Harvey Milk Recreational Arts Building at 50 Scott Street┬áin Duboce Park had quite the grand opening kickoff yesterday morning. Read all about it at Linda Post’s SF FYI.NET.

“City Parks general manager Jared Blumenfeld thought the late supervisor Harvey Milk would be very proud of the voter-approved two-year project. ‘It’s got recording studios, it’s got darkrooms. Just beautiful, light spaces, community rooms,’ Blumenfeld said. ‘It’s really architecturally stunning.'”

The American Dream starts with the neighborhoods” – as recorded by Laura Spanjian, Assistant General Manager for External Affairs for the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC)

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San Francisco District 8 Supervisor Bevan Dufty, Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood Services liaison to District 8 Alex Randolph, and Jared Blumenfeld

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Milk speechwriter Frank Robinson:

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Now that the ribbon’s been cut, let’s take a look inside:

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That’ll do.

See you there!