News & Events

January 22, 2018

Yerba Buena Community Benefit District Honors Neighborhood Improvement Champions at Inaugural Yerba Buena Community Excellence Awards

Public art champions, organizers of a free cultural arts festival and Supervisor Jane Kim were among the honorees of the Yerba Buena Community Benefit District’s (YBCBD) inaugural Yerba Buena Community Excellence Awards, given to individuals and organizations that improve the Yerba Buena neighborhood by making it cleaner, safer and more inviting.   “This is a…

December 14, 2017

Take Our Free Walking Tours!

The YBCBD has created a fun and educational walking tour of the Yerba Buena District. Hidden stories and surprises abound in a free 90-minute walking tour in the Yerba Buena neighborhood of San Francisco’s history, art, poetry, architecture and activism, including live performances of characters that gave the city its unique reputation. Brought to you…

December 13, 2017

We’re Making Yerba Buena Cleaner

The YBCBD is going to install 9 new high tech waste bins in Yerba Buena as part of a pilot program to collect data on their effectiveness. These units will be placed in highly trafficked areas to better understand how we can help to make our neighborhood cleaner and more waste efficient. The Bigbelly receptacles…

December 12, 2017

Love Over Rules … Rules, According to 7×7 and Curbed SF

The YBCBD is the proud fiscal sponsor for Sites Unseen, the public art team that has brought some of the most exciting public realm art to Yerba Buena including the Barry McGee mural and the Leah Rosenberg alcoves. Love Over Rules is their latest installation from artist Hank Willis Thomas whose work is hopeful reminder…

Sites Unseen

The YBCBD is a proud fiscal sponsor of Sites Unseen, which brings new and vibrant public art to Yerba Buena. Visit the Sites Unseen website to learn more.

Construction Updates, Street Changes, & City Projects

The following are current construction projects, that have been provided to us, underway in the Yerba Buena community.