From spur.org: Ocean Beach, one of the gems of the San Francisco landscape, is 3.5 miles of sand and rugged coastline that functions as a national park, a popular urban open space, a major infrastructure complex and a beloved landscape. But the beach faces severe erosion, complex jurisdictional challenges, a diverse population of users and the […]
From SPUR: A series of dramatic storms last winter caused the severe erosion of bluffs at Ocean Beach, threatening critical infrastructure. What’s the future for Ocean Beach? Learn about the hidden physical processes shaping the area, and the far-reaching implications for coastal zone and climate adaptation planning from coastal engineer Bob Battalio of PWA Engineers. Hear […]
From the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition: Join Supervisors Katy Tang and Eric Mar (District 1) to discuss updates about the Ocean Beach Master Plan, hear from representatives of SF Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC) on sand management plans for this upcoming winter, SPUR about Ocean Beach planning, and the National Park Service (NPS) staff discuss repairs […]
From SPUR: SPUR is leading an interagency master planning effort at Ocean Beach, where erosion and sea level rise are threatening access, wildlife and critical wastewater infrastructure. Join project manager Benjamin Grant and members of the Ocean Beach Master Plan team as they discuss a draft proposal for the future of San Francisco’s open coast.
From SPUR: New Exhibit at the SPUR Urban Center Gallery! Opening: Tuesday, February 15th, 6:00 p.m. ABOUT THE EXHIBIT SPUR is leading an interagency master planning process for Ocean Beach, to address public access, environmental conservation, and infrastructure in the face of erosion and climate-related sea-level rise. SPUR recently held the first of three public workshops […]
From SPUR: Image courtesy of Flickr user jenkinson2455 How is the Ocean Beach Master Plan being implemented and what will it impact? In the second program in this three-part series, we’ll learn how a managed retreat at South Ocean Beach will impact circulation and access and how the recent Sunset Blueprint will bring additional transportation and […]