Category: Neighborhood Issues

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Castro streetscape project will miss deadline

The Bay Area Reporter’s Matthew Bajko reported back from the Castro Merchants meeting yesterday that due to manufacturer delays in some parts needed to complete the streetscape improvement project by the Castro Street Fair, the project completion date will be delayed until mid-October. Not to worry, however, the bulk of...

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Community meeting planned for future of Pink Saturday

The Bay Area Reporter did a followup story on the story we broke about the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence’s plans to rework or possibly recommend canceling Pink Saturday altogether. In their story they revealed that the Sisters are planning a community meeting to discuss Pink Saturday’s future. The event is tentatively set...

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No more Pink Saturday?

The future of Pink Saturday is uncertain, according to the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, the non-profit group that has hosted the event for nearly 20 years. The event was started back in 1991 in the Castro (where many people were already starting to gather in years past) as a permit-free...