Parks

Volunteers from Zynga and KaBOOM! team up to build a new playground at the Mission YMCA over the weekend. Photo by Chelsi Moy

Zynga, KaBOOM!, Children Help Design YMCA’s New Playground

Zynga and KaBOOM! teamed up with hundreds of volunteers last Saturday to build the Mission YMCA a new playground. The playground’s design was inspired by feedback from neighborhood children. The new playground, the first to...
Most recent park design courtesy of San Francisco Recreation and Park.

17th and Folsom Park to Get Shared Garden Space

Plans for the park to be created at 17th and Folsom streets have gone through many changes since the design phase began three years ago. Last Thursday evening, planners revealed the most recent development: communal...
The Helen Diller playground in Dolores Park was vandalized just days after opening in April

Supervisor Wiener to Mayor Lee: Arrest and Prosecute Park Vandals

Earlier this month, the San Francisco Chronicle reported about the vandalism at Dolores Park and other recreation areas. “It took vandals just one day to mark the new playground with graffiti, and only a few weeks...