Sunset Beacon
June 2007

Note: For additional stories about the west side of San Francisco,
see the new issue of the Richmond Review.

Sunset Spotlight/Police Blotter/Letter to the Editor

It's Been a Long Race, But Sava Pool Nearing Finish Line

Sava Pool at Wawona Street and 19th Avenue has existed in a state of disrepair and instability for years, according to community leaders, and a campaign to demolish and rebuild the deteriorating neighborhood recreational center is underway.

Hillside Near Steps Landscaped

The 16th Avenue Hillside Landscaping Project was a community effort, completed in May, which created a garden on a sandy city-owned slope of the Golden Gate Heights next to the colorful 16th Avenue tiled steps, located at Moraga Street.

Helping Mothers Navigate Childbirth

The miracle of childbirth is a truly wonderful and marvelous event, but sometimes some intervention is needed. This is where midwives, doctors and nurses usually step in to help with delivery.

First Responders Get Ready

Sixteen members of the Sunset/Parkside Neighborhood Emergency Response Team (NERT) toured the firehouse of Engine Co. 40 recently to learn how they can assist when disaster strikes.

Supervisor Ed Jew: I Will Not Resign

John M. Lee: Principal Residence Tax Rules