Reminder: Save Muni Summit Tomorrow

2106655912_3b3fea638f.jpg Women's Building, site of the Save Muni Summit. Flickr photo: jon starbuck

Transit supporters and representatives from over 60 organizations from across the city will gather tomorrow to discuss Muni's future, and try to identify solutions and strategies to improve the city's transit system and help it survive the current budget crisis.

The idea, two of its organizers wrote in Beyond Chron this morning, is "to foster a community-based discussion of Muni's worsening problems," and start a "citywide movement required to address and resolve San Francisco's critical public transit needs."

With a 10 percent cut to Muni service approved last Friday, and even larger budget deficits looming for the next two fiscal years, the summit is certainly timely.

Save Muni Summit: Saturday, March 6 at Women's Building, 3543 18th Street (bt Valencia and Guerrero)

8:15 AM: Registration and Coffee/Continental Breakfast; 9 a.m.-1 p.m.: Solving Muni's Problems: A Fresh Look

A partial list of the summit's sponsors is included after the break:

· ABCT (A Better Chinatown Tomorrow)
· Planning Association for the Richmond
· Barbary Coast Neighborhood Association
· Potrero Boosters Neighborhood Association,
· Cathedral Hill Neighborhood Association
· POWER
· Coalition for SF Neighborhoods
· RAFT (Regional Alliance For Transportation)
· CLAER-Comm. Leadership Acad./ Emerg.
· Recreation & Open Space on the Waterfront
· Cole Valley Improvement Association
· Rescue Muni
· Cow Hollow Association
· Rincon Hill Neighbors Association
· Dogpatch Neighborhood Association
· Russian Hill Neighbors
· East Mission Improvement Association
· SaveMuni.com
· Excelsior District Improvement Association
· SEIU 1021
· Fair Oaks Community Association
· Senior Action Network
· FOGG-Friends of Golden Gateway
· SF League of Conservation Voters
· Forest Knolls Neighborhood Organization
· SF Living Wage Coalition
· Golden Gate Heights Neighborhood Assoc.
· SF Neighborhood Network
· Golden Gateway Tenants Association
· SF Republican Party
· Good Neighbors of Treasure/YB Island
· SF Tenants Union
· Haight-Ashbury Neighborhood Council
· SF Tomorrow
· India Basin Neighborhood Association
· SHARP--Sunset Hts. Assoc. of Resp. People
· La Raza Centro Legal
· Sierra Club
· Livable City
· CC Puede
· Marina/Cow Hollow Neighbors and Merchants
· SOMCAN-South of Market Comm. Action
· Marina Merchants Association
· SPEAK-Sunset Parkside Education Comm.
· Miraloma Park Improvement Club
· Telegraph Hill Dwellers
· North Beach Neighbors
· Train Riders Association of California
· North Mission Neighborhood Alliance
· TRANSDEF
· North of Panhandle Neighborhood Assoc.
· TransForm
· OMI Neighbors in Action
· Twin Peaks Improvement Association
· Pacific Heights Residents Association
· Urban Habitat
· Parkmerced Residents Organization
· West of Twin Peaks Central Council
· Planning and Conservation League