Sunset District Blueprint: Transportation and Pedestrian Safety Meeting

From Supervisor Katy Tang [PDF]:

In order to develop an inclusive vision for the Sunset District, our office will be engaging with residents, city departments, and community partners in a process to develop The Sunset District Blueprint.

I believe it is important to develop a framework to guide our office’s work in serving the Sunset District and to support efforts in bringing resources to our community. The Sunset District Blueprint will be focused on five key issue areas: Children & Families; Public Safety; Economic Development; Transportation & Pedestrian Safety; and Land Use.

As a first step in this process, we will be convening members of a District 4 Leadership Group to develop a framework for our vision for The Sunset District Blueprint. Once a framework is in place it will guide our discussions with the neighborhood. Our office, along with city agencies and the District 4 Leadership Group, will then host a series of community workshops to define various strategies to accomplish the community’s goals in each of the five key issue areas. Finally, The Sunset District Blueprint will be written into a document and be available to the community and will be utilized by our office when looking for opportunities to bring resources to the district.

Save the date! It is important for you to be involved in this process. Come by yourself or bring your whole family to any of our community meetings, which will be held on the following dates in the evening from 6:30 – 8:00pm:

· Transportation & Pedestrian Safety
June 13th at Congregation B’Nai Emunah 3595 Taraval St.
· Land Use
July 18th at Grace Lutheran Church 3201 Ulloa St.
· Economic Development
September 19th at Rolling Out Bakery 1722 Taraval St.
· Children & Families
October 17th at Ortega Library 3223 Ortega St.
· Public Safety
November 14th at Taraval Police Station 2345 24th Ave.

There are also several important topics that permeate every aspect of this
project, and we will include discussions on these issues in each of our community
meetings: Disaster Preparedness, Neighborhood Identity, Technology, Sustainability,
Greening and Art.

This process will guide our office by providing a strong platform to advocate for
funding and grant opportunities, and in developing partnerships to move District
4 forward. We truly hope you will be a part of this exciting project. For questions
regarding this project, please contact our office at (415) 554-7460 or email
ashley.summers@sfgov.org.

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