October 14: Yerba Buena Night

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This year, the YBCBD is proud to announce their 7th annual Yerba Buena Night in Jessie Square from 6pm – 10pm. The line up is a who’s who of Bay Area talent ranging from the electric Oakland Culture Shock to the sublime San Francisco Neo-Futurists. The event is free and family friendly with stages dedicated…

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Wanted: Ideas to help design our community!

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The Yerba Buena Community Benefit District (YBCBD) is seeking proposals from qualified Consultants to conduct an update to the Yerba Buena Street Life Plan, first published in 2010, that identified 36 projects to improve the beauty and functionality of the District’s public streets, alleys, and public spaces. The Consultants are expected to design and lead…

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Public Art Opening in Yerba Buena

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The YBCBD is the proud fiscal sponsor for one of the most innovative and creative public art groups working in San Francisco, Sites Unseen, who will be unveiling their latest creation on Natoma Street between New Montgomery and the SFMOMA building. There will be a public reception this Saturday, July 29th at 3pm. Stop by…

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Take Our Free Walking Tours!

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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…

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Sites Unseen in the News

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One of the YBCBD’s missions is to bring public art to the neighborhood and we could not be more proud than to be working with Sites Unseen in an effort to produce world-class, engaging, and provocative public works. One of the inaugural community pieces, created by Barry McGee, was placed on the SFMTA garage located…

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YBCBD and helping the homeless

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As many of us know, the homeless situation in San Francisco is a major issue and the YBCBD is doing all it can with its resources to alleviate this serious problem. Please read our position sheet on the work the YBCBD does and will continue to do as part of our mission to create a…

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Moscone Expansion Information

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Want to learn more about the Moscone Expansion? Keep up with the latest on construction from Webcor Builders, download their monthly newsletter, and see their meeting schedules by clicking here!

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Yerba Buena Gardens Conservancy

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The Yerba Buena Gardens Conservancy was established to oversee the transfer of the Yerba Buena Gardens’ assets. There are monthly public meetings on the second Wednesday of each month, usually from 12pm – 1pm at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, 701 Mission Street, unless otherwise indicated here. The agendas for these meetings are…

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Meet Community Guide Demario Meilleur

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Demario Meilleur has been working with our service provider MJM for 18 years and as a Community Guide in the Yerba Buena District for a year. When asked what his favorite part of the job entailed, Demario smiled and said, “making a difference with those in need.” We’re glad to have people like Demario working…

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