2010 DPW in the News


December 2010December 27            Urban Gleaning Program Puts Homegrown Food to Use, SF Gate
December 21            Positive changes around S.F. and environs in 2010, SF Chronicle (Potrero Libary named in top 10)


November 2010
November 8              DPW's New Bike Port Makes Biking to Work Even Better, Bike Nopa
November 8              Final Pavement to Parks Plaza Skips Trial, Becomes Semi-Permanent Park, SFStreetsBlog
November 7              Giants parade leaves 17 tons of trash in its wake, SF Examiner
November 6              Parkside Library Back After Makeover, SF Gate
November 1              StreetScience: Tagged then Transformed Green, SF Gate  

October 2010
October 29                Mohammed, i live here SF
October 28                Streets and sidewalks are looking better, SF Gate
October 26                Linden Alley Planners in SF Went Extra Mile, SF Gate
October 20                Blue Collar Yoga: It's a Stretch, Wall Street Journal
October 12                Lower Haight mural project showing colors, SF Examiner

September 2010
September 30            S.F. program a wake-up call to clean up streets, SF Gate
September 22            Tough anti-graffiti law for commercial trucks considered
September 22            Graffiti! - Not Just for Vandals, Scoutmob Blog
September 20            Green means stop for city’s graffiti vandals, SF Examiner
September 20            Sunday Streets comes to Western Addition, SF Gate
September 14            A Week of Biking Joyously: An American Delegation Learns from the Dutch, Worldchanging
September 14            Litterbugs Pack Too Much Trash, SF Examiner
Summer 2010            Enhancing the Streetscape Experience, (Pages 76-77), American Infrastructure Magazine

August 2010
August 8                      Volunteers Beautify S.F's Western Addition, SF Gate
August 5                      A New Blueprint for Tackling Graffiti, Wall Street Journal

July 2010
July 27                         Owners Shaping the Image of Streets, SF Examiner
July 9                           An Interview with Ed Reiskin, Head of DPW, San Francisco Bike Coalition

June 2010
June 22                        SF Seeks Feminine Touch for Public Work, The Architect's Newspaper
June 4                          Experts, Public Work to Solve Ocean Beach Erosion Problems, Sunset Beacon
June 4                          Graffiti Eradication Efforts in SF Broaden, SF Examiner
June 3                          The City Wants to Give You $250 to Report Graffiti, missionlocal.org
June 3                          Cash for Graffiti-free Streets, SF Gate

May 2010

May 25                         What Homeowners Need To Know Before Cutting A Tree, CBS 5

April 2010

April 14                         New Street Park at Sixth and Brannan, SF Chronicle

March 2010
March 25                      Street Repair Falls Victim to Budgets, New York Times
March 22                      SF's Infrastructure Needs Highlighted, Calif. Counties Magazine
March 22                      DPW Director Ed Reiskin Profiled,  Calif. Counties Magazine
March 22                      DPW Helps Build Better Libraries,  Calif. Counties Magazine
March 19                      DPW Beautifies & Transforms Divisadero Street, SF Gate
March 19                      Mayor, Supervisor and DPW Celebrate City's First Parklet, SPUR
March 19                      Concrete Street Turning into Parklet for Pedestrians, Planetizen
March 18                      Mayor's Divisadero Street Press Conference, Youtube
March 18                      SFDPW Fights Truck Graffiti w/Paint Jobs, American City & County
March 18                      SF Fleets Get Help with Graffiti Removal, Government Fleet
March 18                      SF Public Works Wants to Paint Your Truck Green, SF Appeal
March 18                      DPW Helps Devlier First Parklet, SF Streetblog
March 11                      Remaking San Francisco's Market Street, SF Streetblog
March 1                        DPW Supports a Student Art Project on Potrero, Potrero View
March 1                        Potrero Library Reopens, Potrero View

February 2010
February 13                 Volunteers and Students Spiff up Chinatown, SF Gate
February 3                   Chinatown to Get a Major Sprucing, SF Examiner   
February 2                   Bernal Library Reopens, SFSentinel.com

January 2010
January 30                   Renovated Bernal Library Reopens, SF Gate
January 20                   Cesar Chavez Street Gets Redesign, SF Streetsblog 
January 8                     DPW to Work on Saving Great Highway Land , SF Gate
January 8                     Property Owners Appeal Fees for Blight Cleanup, SF Examiner 
January 5                     Unveiled, SF Public Safety Building, Architects Newspaper
January 4                     City to Train Residents on Removing Graffiti, SF Examiner

December 2009
December 24               For Arborists, Danger Just Part of the Job, SF Examiner
December 24               DPW Urban Forestry Crew Hard at Work, SF Chronicle
December 5                 111-year old Sunnyside Conservatory Reopens, SF Chronicle

November 2009
November 22               DPW Spruces up Downtown for Shoppers, SF Chronicle
November 19               Best New Buildings of the Decade Listed, Curbed SF
November 18               SF Building Green Streets, SF Streetsblog

October 2009
October 16                  Mayor and City remember Loma Prieta earthquake, SF Examiner
October 14                  Record rainfall, DPW answers the call, SF Examiner 
October 13                  DPW responds during October storm, SF Examiner
October 13                  High winds, heavy rain expected, DPW gets ready, SF Chronicle
October 12                  DPW takes action to amidst sudden downpour, ABC 7- TV
October 12                  DPW and SF residents prepare for storm, ABC 7- TV
October 11                  Turn Brown Leaves Green campaign launched, SF Examiner 
October 9                    New software used to catch graffiti vandals, SF Examiner 
October 7                    DPW Workers get healthy info at Health fair, SF Examiner