Recreation And Park Department

SF Supervisors Approve Overnight Closure Of ParksParks in San Francisco will soon be off-limits overnight after the Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to shut them down between midnight and 5 a.m.
San Francisco Rec & Park Worker Charged In Fatal Hit & Run FiredA San Francisco city gardener who was charged with vehicular manslaughter and felony hit and run after fatally driving over a woman relaxing at a park has been fired from his job.
SF Parks Employee Accused In Fatal Hit & Run Placed On Driving RestrictionsA San Francisco parks employee accused of running over and killing a woman in a Bernal Heights park and then fleeing the scene had restrictions placed on his driving privileges Monday after he posted bail and was released from jail last week.
SF Rec And Park Officials Feel The Heat At City Hall After Death In ParkA hearing was held Thursday at San Francisco City Hall to examine the Recreation and Park Department's safety policies and procedures, in the wake of last month's tragic death of a 35-year-old mother who was allegedly run over by a Rec and Park employee while she was lounging in Holly Park. The employee was said to be driving an official department vehicle at the time of the accident.
Push To Close San Francisco City Parks At Night Moves ForwardA proposal to establish citywide park closure hours in San Francisco came one step closer to approval Monday when it was passed by a Board of Supervisors committee.
Lawyer: SF Parks Worker Didn't Realize He Ran Over Woman A San Francisco parks worker who ran over and killed a young mother as she lay at a Bernal Heights park earlier this month drove away from the scene because he did not realize he had struck her, his attorney said Monday.
Widow Of Woman Run Over In San Francisco Park Grateful For SupportThe husband of a woman who was fatally run over in a San Francisco park says he's focused on how to honor his wife and be a single dad.
Suspect, Victim Identified In Fatal Hit & Run At San Francisco ParkA woman who was fatally struck at a park in San Francisco’s Bernal Heights neighborhood on Thursday was a Zen monk, while the city employee who allegedly ran her over with a truck and drove away had a daughter die in a traffic accident earlier this year.
San Francisco Parks To Get Major Overhaul From Bond MoneyThe 2012 Clean and Safe Neighborhood Bonds measure was overwhelmingly approved last November.
Smurfs Join Cleanup Event In Golden Gate ParkThe city's Recreation and Park Department held a family-friendly environmental cleanup event Wednesday morning at Golden Gate Park, featuring the Smurfs...
Cleanup From Golden Gate Park 4/20 Smokeout Costs City $15,000Pot enthusiasts packed San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park on Saturday for an unofficial celebration of marijuana, leaving behind a mess that city officials now say cost more than $15,000 to clean up.
Ben & Jerry's Handing Out Free Ice CreamA delicious tradition continues Tuesday with Ben & Jerry's ice cream shops throughout the Bay Area and beyond giving away free scoops...
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