If you missed the 2018 Tender Bender on 8/23 >> you missed a good time! Sponsored by the folks at the Tenderloin Center City Design District, the 3rd annual Tender Bender BLOCK PARTY was open to all. Guests enjoyed bites and libations by The Saratoga, Jane, and Meraki Market, and entertainment from a live brass band, and the friendly company of the diverse builders, architects,
We are working with the Lower Polk Neighbors to repurpose and activate our alleyways, since we do not have any public spaces in our neighborhood. The Lower Polk Alleyways District Vision Plan can be seen here https://lowerpolk.org/2016/10/28/the-lower-polk-alleyways-district-vision-plan-draft/ Fern Alley Fern Alleyway Project is part of the Polk Streetscape Project with the SFMTA. https://www.sfmta.com/projects-planning/projects/polk-streetscape-project Construction is set to take place May-August 2017, some of the improvements
Here are some photographs from August 2016. We set up a BBQ in Cedar and invited the entire neighborhood. Our local neighbors Boor Bridges was host. A good time was had by all, and this is just an example of the community-building events that the Lower Polk Community Benefit District is proud to be a part of.