Tagged: Rainbow Honor Walk

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Misspelled Rainbow Honor Walk plaque to be sold at auction

UPDATE 3:05PM: From David Perry of the Rainbow Honor Walk: The “Oscar Wilde” plaque and the “Christine Jorgensen” plaque will be auctioned off: “Oscar” to benefit the Rainbow Honor Walk and its ongoing work; “Christine” to benefit the Transgender Law Center who has been, and is being, so helpful with...

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Rainbow Honor Walk dedicated. Photos and a map!

The first leg of the Rainbow Honor Walk was dedicated earlier today with reps from KTVU and the usual politicos including Supervisor Scott Wiener, Senator Mark Leno, and Bevan Dufty. These 20 plaques honoring LGBT heroes are the first set of plaques in a series that will eventually extend all...

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Bids for Castro Streetscape extras in limbo

Construction on the Castro Streetscape Improvement Project is set to begin next month with Ghilotti Brothers, Inc. as the winning bidder for the bulk of the project. Ghilotti Brothers was the same contractor that worked on the Valencia Streetscape Improvement Project in 2009 and will be working in the Castro...

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Rainbow Honor Walk in the Castro One Step Closer to Reality

The Rainbow Honor Walk, a project to spotlight LGBT people who have made significant contributions to society, took another step toward fruition with the announcement of a winning design for the designated plaques to be used to mark the walk. The winning entrant is Venezuelan-born architect Carlos Casuso, 45, who lives...