A Pies for Parklets Celebration and Fundraiser

From SFBC:

Join the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition along with community groups, NOPNA, Sunday Streets, St. and Cyprian’s Church to raise a glass to the 2010 Golden Wheel Award Winner, Michael Helquist, this year’s District 5’s June Person of the Month, while raising some funds to transform the SE corner of Turk and Lyon into a new parklet. Free treat with each $15-$20 donation (slice of pie, drinks and more). RSVP at greenturkandlyon@gmail.com

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Parklet Open House and Information Session #1

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From the Planning Department: Got questions about the Parklet proposal process? Parklet design and maintenance? Want to know more about what’s involved? RSVP for one of the Parklet Open House Information Sessions, where you will have the opportunity to learn more from City staff, parklet designers, and current parklet sponsors.

Parklet Open House and Information Session #2

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From the Planning Department: Got questions about the Parklet proposal process? Parklet design and maintenance? Want to know more about what’s involved? RSVP for one of the Parklet Open House Information Sessions, where you will have the opportunity to learn more from City staff, parklet designers, and current parklet sponsors.

Five Years On, SF Parklets Are Going Strong and Looking to Grow

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Five years after the city installed its first parklet, there are more than 50 of these neighborhood gathering spaces throughout San Francisco. Using a couple of parking spaces for public space is no longer the act of rebellion it was ten years ago. The practice is now an institution in SF, and parklets are more widespread here than in any other city. […]

SPUR Walking Tour: Valencia Street parklets

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From SPUR: Building on the success of the Pavement to Parks program, new parklets are transforming parking spaces into public places throughout the city. Join Andres Power of the Planning Department for a tour of the newest parklets on Valencia Street and talk with the parklet hosts and designers about how these community-led projects are helping […]

Parklet Appreciation Day in Oakland

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From Walk Oakland Bike Oakland via Facebook: Come join WOBO and the 40th Street Parklet for a Parklets Appreciation Day! Join us at the 40th Street Parklet on Saturday March 23rd from 11am-2pm. We will have games, raffle prizes and food from El Taco Bike & Fist of Flour. Hope to see you there!

Parklet Info Session Open House

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From Curbed: The success of San Francisco’s 38 parklets has prompted the city to make the application process more user-friendly. To help applicants, the City is hosting an open house on March 5 at the SF Planning Department office (1650 Mission) from 6 to 8PM. Additionally, the city has developed the San Francisco Parklet Manual […]