San Francisco Recreation and Park Department

Physicians in SF are prescribing park time to patients

Many of the prescriptions San Francisco physician Dr. Daphne Miller writes for…

 

Recycle, compost popup coming to Dolores Park

Recycle and compost options will soon be available at the popular Dolores…

 

SF Rec and Park looks to embrace technology and nature simultaneously

It is no secret that a primary goal of spending time outdoors…

 

SF Rec and Park employee accused of fatal hit-and-run back in court

The Recreation and Park Department employee accused of a hit-and-run incident that…

Larsen Playground project in SF revives iconic playground jet

Those who traveled 19th Avenue in the Sunset district between 1959 and…

Makeover of SF’s Coit Tower nears completion

Anne Rosenthal stood inside yellow caution tape that looped over her cart…

‘Batkid’ continues to thrive on Recreation and Park Department holiday train

Batkid will continue saving Gotham City in spirit on board a holiday…

Graffiti vandals should pay for cleanup costs

Graffiti is a costly, enduring problem in San Francisco. Taggers have marked…

With Rim Fire fully contained, cities move to reopen summer camps

A wildfire that burned more than 250,000 acres in and around Yosemite…

S.F. marina ousts people illegally living on boats, including a longtime resident

His living quarters were tight, but Dan Spradlin's view from his bedroom…

Yes to 8 Washington plan

"Props. B and C would set a bad precedent," Opinion, Thursday Yes…

Fire helped save SF's Camp Mather from the Rim Fire

Fire saved Camp Mather from the third-largest wildfire in California's history. The…

Closing hours will help protect parks, money

Illicit activities occur in San Francisco's parks after dark, and although unlawful…

SF parks truck strikes, kills woman in park

A San Francisco Recreation and Park Department worker was detained after his…

Golden Gate Park lake emptied to make needed repairs to wall, walkway

Spreckels Lake in Golden Gate Park, a site that usually includes water…

New S.F. dog-walker law to be enforced after holiday weekend

San Francisco's new dog-walking law went into effect at the beginning of…

Dogs urged to remain on leash during coyote breeding season in Golden Gate Park

With coyote breeding season underway, dog owners and walkers are being asked…

Mountain Lake Park playground set for improvements

A deteriorating playground in the Richmond district is poised for a major…

Nonprofits to get a break on boathouse event space

Nonprofit institutions and other local organizations will be able to use the…

Union claims S.F. Rec and Park not living up to intentions of city gardener apprentice program

The Recreation and Park Department is defending its hiring practices in the…