Newsom adds re-election park improvements
Mayor Gavin Newsom will be holding a 'community forum' on Saturday
as part of an ongoing effort to supplant the will of voters requiring
the Mayor of San Francisco attend monthly Board of Supervisors
By Mike Aldux
July 23, 2007
Mayor Gavin Newsom announced a seventh community policy forum
to take place Saturday at Jefferson Elementary School.
Newsom says the forum will focus on improving neighborhood parks
and playgrounds, improving and creating recreational areas, and
public safety and access issues in Golden Gate Park.
The Newsom administration has replaced
voter approved Proposition I - requiring tte Mayor of San Francisco
attend Board of Supervisor meetings - with scripted
San Francisco residents will have a chance to voice their suggestions
regarding possible improvements to the recreation and parks system
in the city, according to a statement issued by the mayor's office.
A resource fair is planned as part of the forum with a variety
of city developments scheduled to have information booths, the
Jefferson Elementary School is located in District 5 at 1725
Irving St. at 18th Avenue.
Luke Thomas contributed to this report.
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