*2015 Taraval Station Community Meeting Dates
|Next Taraval Community Meeting: Tuesday – April 21, 2015, 6pm – 7pm
at Minnie and Lovie Ward Recreation Center on 650 Capitol Avenue
The SF District Attorney’s Office has released instructions for 2015 grant application. The grant is for community-based organizations.
Check-out the article in the SF Examiner regarding a program by our Taraval-based Sunset Youth Services!
The new SF Public Safety Building is scheduled to open on Saturday, March 28th!
March 20, 2015 – Captain Curtis Lum joined District 4 Supervisor Katy Tang in meeting with the senior citizens of the Sunset neighborhoods. The Captain & the Board Supervisor listened to concerns and answered questions.
Please read Captain’s News – March 2015…
Check-out Supervisor Katy Tang’s February 2015 Newsletter. There is also a Chinese version.
Proposed boundary changes to police districts have been submitted to the Police Commission. A ninety (90) day public comment period will end on March 10, 2015.
The ‘Blessing’ scam is occurring again. Suspects target the elderly and other vulnerable people in the Chinese community. Spread the word about this scam!
There is planned road closure in our Monterey Heights neighborhood due to upcoming construction of a cistern.
Please watch this video on how to lock your bicycle. San Francisco SAFE and Bike Coalition worked together on this project.
In a disaster, have a plan and prepare at least a “Go Bag.”
Captain Lum would like to remind the communities of the Taraval Police District about recent incidents involving different types of scams.
We spend a lot of energy worrying, or ignoring, what might happen to our friends and family in the event of an emergency. Making a plan is simple; take 5 minutes to lift a weight off your shoulders – and help yourself and those you love.
Mayor Ed Lee envisions a 50% reduction in pedestrian fatalities and serious injuries by 2021. The MTA and the SFPD wants to build on the Mayor’s commitment and strive for “zero” traffic-related deaths by 2024.
As part of San Francisco DPH’s (Department of Health) Tobacco Free Project campaign, free “No Smoking” signs in English, Chinese, and Russian are avaiable at Taraval Station.
SF SAFE (Safety Awareness For Everyone) has created a bicycle registry program to help find stolen bicycles and to deter bicycle thefts. Additionally, check-out the effective “Sheldon Brown Locking Method!”
ALERT (Auxiliary Law Enforcement Response Team) volunteers are looking forward to a strong start this year!
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