Castro Street Design Workshop

From SF Planning:

Please join us to discuss the future of Castro Street from Market Street to 19th Street.
On January 23, 2013 the first community workshop was held. At this meeting a preliminary conceptual design was presented.
Since then the project team has been working to refine the design based on community feedback and technical analysis.

On April 3, 2013 a second community will be held. The workshop will include a presentation of the revised conceptual design followed by
an opportunity to provide feedback on the design.

We want to hear from you! Please join us!

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