Sunset Beacon
June 2009

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

Police Blotter/Sunset Spotlight

Sunset Resident Creates Guide to Community Gardens

"Gardens bloom and prosper because of the dedicated work of those living in the neighborhood who not only garden, but who have become stewards of the land to preserve it for generations to come," states Sunset District resident Alex Hatch in her recently published guide book "Cracks in the Asphalt: Community Gardens of San Francisco."

Sunset Solar Plan Gets OK to 'Go'

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors gave the go-ahead for the installation of solar panels on the roof of the northern Sunset Reservoir on May 5.

Sunday Streets Coming to the Sunset

Sunday Streets, billed as a safe, fun, car-free place for people to get out and get active in San Francisco neighborhoods, is coming to the Outer Sunset in August and September.

Action Plan to Improve Taraval Presented to Community

Regardless of the present economic downturn, the Mayor's Office of Economic and Workforce Development (OEWD) is confident merchants and neighborhood business owners will be able to revitalize their communities.


Capt. Paul Chignell: Police Beat

Supervisor Carmen Chu: Parks Update, Barbeque

John M. Lee: Renter's Relief Package