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  • Our Resilient Diamond Heights Workgroup has been meeting for 9 years to work with neighborhood organizations and residents to prepare for that big earthquake in our future and for local emergencies. Please attend to learn how you can become involved.

    Resilient Diamond Heights Workgroup Meeting

    Tuesday, May 23rd, 6 pm dinner - sandwiches and salads, meeting at 6:30 pm 

    St. Aidan's Church, upper level, 101 Gold Mine Drive at Diamond Heights Blvd. 

    Please reply to me betsy.eddy@gmail.com if you plan to attend so that we will have plenty of food. 

    Parking available…

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  • We are pleased to announce that Ed Reiskin, Director Metropolitan Transportation Agency (MTA) and our District 8 Supervisor Jeff Sheehy will meet with the neighborhood on May 11. Please help us inform the public by forwarding this message to your email lists, friends and neighbors and by posting the attached flyer for the meeting.

     DHCA Community Meeting

    Thursday, May 11, 7 pm

    St. Aidan’s Church, Upper Level (The Police Academy is not available until June)

    101 Gold Mine Drive

    Parking is available across the street in the Safeway parking lot.

    We have asked Mr. Reiskin to address two issues:

    • The performance of the 52 Excelsior bus and our request to improve its on time reliability.
    • How to protect public safety with new curb cuts on Diamond Heights Blvd. that will not have painted crosswalks. The DHCA Board is concerned that these newly installed curb cuts imply safe crossing of the Blvd. with a heavy traffic flow…
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  • Please see the forwarded message from Dadisi Najib, Public Works, who is the Information Officer for all the work along Diamond Heights Blvd. The work is scheduled to start January 30th. If you have questions, please email Dadisi. Or join us for our DHCA Meeting on Feb. 7 at 7 pm at the SF Police Academy to hear about the project from Dadisi.

    Dear Neighbors,

    The Diamond Heights Improvements Project is finally ready to begin next week.  Please review and distribute as needed the attached construction update.  Inside you will find more information about the project and where we will be working next week.   

     Work Activity- January 30th – February 17th, 2017

    Duncan St. –Carnelian…

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  • DHCA Meeting with District 8 Supervisor Jeff Sheehy

    Please join the Diamond Heights Community Association to welcome our new District 8 Supervisor Jeff Sheehy at our meeting on February 7. (The Supervisor’s attendance depends on whether the Board of Supervisors meeting adjourns in time.)

     Our agenda will include:

    • Supervisor Jeff Sheehy
    • Dadisi Najib, Dept. of Public Works, update on the schedule and scope for repaving Diamond Heights Blvd., construction of new sidewalks and the crosswalk mid-block to the Shopping Center
    • DHCA Project List for 2017 – help us create the list with your ideas and suggestions for improvements needed in Diamond Heights

    7:00 pm, Tuesday, February 7

    San Francisco Police Academy Community…

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  • Resilient Diamond Heights Meeting Jan. 31, 7 pm

    You are invited to attend the next Resilient Diamond Heights Workgroup meeting on Tuesday, January 31 at 7:00 pm at St. Aidan’s Church, 101 Gold Mine Drive. Diamond Heights neighbors and organizations have been meeting for seven years to develop plans to prepare the neighborhood for local or regional emergencies. We are hopeful that moving the Workgroup meetings to the evening will make it possible for more people to become involved. We want to hear your thoughts on what is needed for resilience preparedness in Diamond Heights. Please respond to Betsy Eddy, betsy.eddy@gmail.com, if you are able to attend.  

    Details about the San Francisco NEN/ECP work can be found at: http://empowersf.org/ecp/. A website developed by RDH provides a wealth of information to prepare…

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  • Diamond Heights Holiday Party, Dec. 17, 3 - 6 pm

    All are welcome to attend the free Holiday Party for the community on Saturday, December 17, 3:00 to 6:00 pm at St. Aidan’s Church. Come by to enjoy great food, entertainment and caroling lead by Scrumbly Koldewyn, holiday craft making, free prize drawings and a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus. Community sponsors include the Diamond Heights Community Association, Diamond Heights Shopping Center, Resilient Diamond Heights and St. Aidan’s Church. The party is also an opportunity to talk with sponsor organizations about our projects in the neighborhood.
     
    All the best to you for the Holiday Season,
    Betsy
    DHCA President
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  • Please consider attending our Diamond Heights Community Association meeting to learn about important projects scheduled to start in the near future.  
    7:00 pm, Tuesday, December 6
    San Francisco Police Academy Community Room
    350 Amber Drive
    Presentation by Dept. of Public Works staff on the schedule and scope for:
    • Repaving Diamond Heights Blvd.
    • Construction of new sidewalks on Diamond Heights Blvd.
    • Construction of crosswalk from eaves apartments to the Shopping Center…
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  • Our DHCA Board members hope you will attend our next Board meeting in which we plan to brainstorm ways to reduce trash on the streets and hillsides in our neighborhood. Our meeting will also provide updates on neighborhood issues including funding approved for repaving the walkway around the baseball diamond at George Christopher Park. 
    DHCA Board Meeting
    Tuesday, August 9, 7 - 9 pm
    SF Police Academy
    350 Amber Drive
    We need your help to look at ways to prevent litter. We plan to target three areas where trash collects:
    • The hillside on Diamond Heights Blvd. from Diamond Street up to Diamond Ridge Condos
    • The steps on Rec and Park…
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  • The Diamond Heights Community Association Spring Meeting is scheduled for Saturday, April 30, 4:00 to 6:00 pm at St. Aidan's Church, 101 Gold Mine Drive in Diamond Heights. The agenda will provide information for the June 7th Primary along with community updates.  The agenda for the meeting follows. 

    Candidates for State Senate District 11 (in alphabetical order). California Senate District 11 includes all of the City and County of San Francisco, Broadmoor, Colma, Daly City, and part of South San Francisco.  Senator Mark Leno currently represents District 11.  His term ends Dec. 31, 2016.

    ·      Supervisor Jane Kim

    ·      Mr. Ken Loo

    ·      Supervisor Scott Wiener

    Prop B Charter Amendment: Park, Recreation and Open Space…

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  • The DHCA would like to invite you to participate in the discussion of the following items: 
    • Review the Landscape Design for the Diamond Heights Blvd. Median Project (www.dhbmedian.wordpress.com)
    • Review the list of projects for our community compiled at our February 2 meeting.
    DHCA Board Meeting 
    Tuesday, March 1, 7:00 pm
    SF Police Academy
    350 Amber Drive 
     
    Please note that there is still a detour to the Police Academy. …
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  • We would like to invite you to attend our Diamond Heights Community Association Board Meeting on February 2 to give us your ideas on improvements needed for Diamond Heights.  Each year our Board compiles a list of projects for our community.  Hearing from neighborhood residents and representatives from organizations in Diamond Heights will help us form our project list for 2016.  At the meeting we will share a list of our DHCA accomplishments in 2015.  

     
    DHCA Board Meeting 
    Tuesday, February 2, 7:00 pm
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  • Free Diamond Heights Holiday December 12

    Diamond Heights Holiday Party Dec. 12 at St. Aidan’s

    All are welcome to attend the free Holiday Party for the community on Saturday, December 12, 3:00 to 6:00 pm at St. Aidan’s Church, 101 Gold Mine Drive, cross street Diamond Heights Blvd.  Come by to enjoy great food, caroling, holiday craft making, free prize drawings and a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus. Community sponsors include the Diamond Heights Shopping Center, Resilient Diamond Heights and St. Aidan’s Church with special thanks to All Season Restaurant, Safeway and Walgreens. 

    The free prize drawings include:

    • Two $100 All Season Restaurant Gift Certificates …
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  • The Resilient Diamond Heights (RDH) Workgroup will present a workshop for people who would like to increase the disaster readiness of our community:

    Building a Stronger Future for Diamond Heights

    St. Aidan's Church, Upper Level

    Thursday, October 8, 12 noon to 3:30 pm 

    No cost for participants. Lunch will be provided.

    SFCARD (Community Agencies Responding to Disasters) will lead the workshop.  The presentation will raise awareness of likely challenges for local or regional emergencies and will help plan for solutions to those challenges.  Please see the flyer below for more details.

    Please register for the Workshop so that we…

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  • DHCA Community Meeting
    Saturday, Sept. 26, 4:00 to 5:30 pm
    St. Aidan's Church, Upper Level
    101 Gold Mine Drive
    District Attorney George Gascón will provide the latest news from the DA's office including the prosecution of persons who commit car break-ins. Supervisor Scott Wiener will present issues of interest to our community and to the City.
     
    Please note that the meeting is scheduled at St.…
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  • Opportunity to bid on "Lunch for six with Supervisor Scott Wiener at a Hayes Valley restaurant, followed by a private tour of City Hall." This will be the highlight of dozens of items and fun events to be auctioned during the "Midsummer Fire" gala Saturday, June 20, 5:30 pm at St. Aidan's Episcopal Church, 101 Gold Mine Drive in Diamond Heights. Parking is available in the lot next to Safeway. Enjoy both a fundraising dinner in support of the many outreach programs including the weekly Food Pantry and Senior Diamond Diners at St. Aidan’s and an evening of jazz with singers Janet Lohr & John Gaffney with the Midsummer Fire Trio. For more information call St. Aidan’s at 415-285-9540 ext. 3 and for info and tickets go to Brown Paper Tickets, select - Midsummer Fire or go to http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/1691132.…

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  • The next DHCA Community Meeting is scheduled for:
     
    Saturday, May 30, 4:00 - 6:00 pm 
    SF Police Academy
    350 Amber Drive
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  • The next DHCA Community Meeting is scheduled for:
     
    Saturday, May 30, 4:00 - 6:00 pm 
    SF Police Academy
    350 Amber Drive
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    Free Disaster Preparedness Training For Home and Work 

    Presented By SF CARD and Resilient Diamond Heights

     1:30 – 3:30 pm, Saturday, April 18, 2015

    St. Aidan’s Church – Upper Level

    101 Gold Mine Drive

     All…

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  • Supervisor Scott Wiener's Community Meeting January 31

    Diamond Heights/Glen Park Community Meeting Hosted by Supervisor Wiener
    Saturday, January 31
    4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    St. Aidan's Church
    101 Gold Mine Drive, Upper Level
    Join Supervisor Wiener to discuss his proposal to extend in-law second unit legislation to Diamond Heights and Glen Park along with other community issues.

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  • 2 Hour Free NERT Training February 10

    Free 2 Hour Emergency Readiness Training February 10 in Diamond Heights

    The San Francisco Fire Department Neighborhood Response Team (NERT) will provide a training on Tuesday, February 10 from 6:30 – 8:30 pm at St. Aidan’s Church, 101 Gold Mine Dr. at Diamond Heights Blvd.  Parking is available next door in the lot next to Safeway. The training will cover “what everyone should know to prepare themselves personally, as a business and as a community for a disaster, large or small. Topics include: risk awareness; disaster supplies; personal disaster planning; NERT overview; and how to prepare your block, business or building with SAFE & NERT.”  Register at http://bit.ly/1B6O8Pz  or call (415) 970-2024. To learn about NERT, visit www.sfgov.org/sfnert

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DHCA Meeting with Ed Reiskin, Director MTA and Supervisor Jeff Sheehy

We are pleased to announce that Ed Reiskin, Director Metropolitan Transportation Agency (MTA) and our District 8 Supervisor Jeff Sheehy will meet with the neighborhood on May 11. 

DHCA Community Meeting

Thursday, May 11, 7 pm

St. Aidan’s Church, Upper Level (The Police Academy is not available until June)

101 Gold Mine Drive

Parking is available across the street in the Safeway parking lot.

 We have asked Mr. Reiskin to address two issues:

  • The performance of the 52 Excelsior bus and our request to improve its on time reliability.
  • How to protect public safety with new curb cuts on Diamond Heights Blvd. that will not have painted crosswalks. The DHCA Board is concerned that these newly installed curb cuts imply safe crossing of the Blvd. with a heavy traffic flow and with drivers often exceeding the speed limit.

Supervisor Jeff Sheehy will provide neighborhood updates. Dadisi Najib, Information Officer Public Works, will provide the latest information on the timeline and schedule for all the work being done on Diamond Heights Blvd.

 Please attend with your questions and concerns.

 

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