Scooters Are Permitted In SF

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If you haven’t already seen the scooters, now almost ubiquitous in San Francisco, then you’ve been looking at your phone while walking way too much. Three scooter companies have placed their thousands of these motorized vehicles all around the city and people are using them in droves. Some view them as helpful, carbon-free alternatives while…

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Answers to Questions For The January Opioid Panel Discussion

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YBCBD Panel Discussion on the Opioid Crisis & Discarded Needles January 16, 2018 Below are questions from community members that could not be answered due to time constraints during the YBCBD’s January 16, 2018 panel discussion on the opioid crisis and discarded needles. Panel members included representatives from the Department of Public Health (DPH) and…

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Yerba Buena Women in the Arts Celebrated!

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7×7 Magazine has released their 11 Most Influential Women in the San Francisco Art World, and the Yerba Buena District is proud to have 5 of them in their neighborhood, 2 of whom have created enduring public art legacies, and the other 3 whose organizations currently are on our board. Not only does the YBCBD…

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

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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…

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We’re Making Yerba Buena Cleaner

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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…

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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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