Free Help for Merchants Too!

2020-02-12T23:58:52+00:00Categories: Merchants, News, Resources|Tags: , , , |

Are You a Merchant? Want Some Free Help? The Lower Polk TLC now also helps small "mom and pop" merchants stay in their current places of business. If you need help, please come to our Free Merchant Workshop at 1541 Polk Street on 2/20/2020 - 5:30 PM to 7 PM ● ACCESS: Small Business [...]

Map shows which SF neighborhoods gentrifying fastest

2017-12-12T21:05:25+00:00Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |

"UC Berkeley’s Urban Displacement Project updated its regional gentrification map this week to show which California neighborhoods are hemorrhaging low-income households and which ones are hanging in there. "The previous maps used data from 2013, but this week’s update bumps the timeline up to 2015 to see what happened to Bay Area neighborhoods. UC [...]

New legislation aims to halt gentrification in San Francisco enclaves

2017-12-12T21:04:55+00:00Categories: News|Tags: , |

"The San Francisco Board of Supervisors introduced new legislation this week that would make it easier to establish specially protected cultural districts in the city. The bill’s sponsors hope it will help slow the tide of gentrification in traditional ethnic enclaves. "In an emailed statement Tuesday morning, District Nine’s Hillary Ronen (whose jurisdiction includes [...]