Happy Independence Day!

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Just a quick note to wish all of Streetsblog’s readers and supporters a very enjoyable Fourth of July holiday. Barring any breaking news, Streetsblog San Francisco will be taking a publishing hiatus on the 5th and 6th, returning in full swing on Monday, July 9.

Again, have a great holiday and thanks for your support!

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