Francisco Park

Announcing Francisco Park’s Newest Leadership Gift + More News

Dear Friends and Supporters: With the milestone approval issued in March by the San Francisco Recreation & Park Commission on the conceptual design of Francisco Park, our primary focus has turned to fundraising. We are raising $25 million for Francisco Park, with $22 million budgeted…

Read More

SF Rec & Park Commission Issues Approval

After more than ten years of negotiation with city agencies, community meetings, design explorations, engineering evaluations and more, the conceptual design plan for the new Francisco Park was presented to the San Francisco Rec & Park Commission on March 15 and – in an overwhelmingly…

Read More

Community Meeting #5 Recap

Greetings, park supporters! Thank you to all those who attended the last Francisco Park community meeting on Saturday, February 10th. This was our 5th community meeting since we began our formal outreach in September 2016, and we were pleased to share the final conceptual design…

Read More

Design Update Open House This Saturday, February 10!

Please join us for a Design Update Open House this Saturday, February 10th at 10am, co-hosted by the Francisco Park Conservancy and the SF Recreation & Park Department. Please join us for this community gathering, where the project team will share the latest designs of the…

Read More

2017 – The Year in Review

Happy December to our loyal Francisco Park supporters! To celebrate the end of a very productive year, we are bringing you a special edition of our monthly newsletter, packed with highlights from 2017 and a highly anticipated look at the milestones ahead. Please read on…

Read More

November 2017 Newsletter

Dear Supporters and Friends, November has been a busy month for the Francisco Park Conservancy. Our stellar team of architects, engineers, designers, and consultants convened regularly to hone the park’s design and prepare for upcoming reviews with city agencies. We also had a productive meeting with…

Read More

October 2017 Newsletter

Happy Halloween, Francisco Park supporters! Momentum to create and build the new Francisco Park continues! In recent weeks the Francisco Park Conservancy and the park’s design team met successfully with the San Francisco Planning Department, San Francisco Recreation and Park Department, as well as the…

Read More

September 2017 Newsletter

The Francisco Park team is growing! As we progress into the more detailed design phase, we have added experts to our team that will help design the best possible park. In each upcoming newsletter, we will feature one of our specialists, beginning with David Fletcher:…

Read More

July 2017 Update

Happy summer from the Francisco Park Conservancy! As we move into the next phases of the process, the Francisco Park team is committed to keeping you, our neighbors, donors, and supporters, updated along the way. Here’s the latest from the future park: Civic Design Review…

Read More

Arts Commission’s Civic Design Review Meeting

Notice: Francisco Park will present the park’s conceptual design at the Arts Commission’s Civic Design Review meeting on Monday, June 19 at 2:00 pm at 401 Van Ness Street, Suite 125. This meeting is open to the public.

Read More

Community Meeting #4 Recap

Thanks to all those who attended our 4th community meeting on Wednesday, May 17. We were thrilled to have a packed house as we presented the consensus conceptual design for the future Francisco Park. For those who could not attend or would like a recap, below…

Read More