Issue: November 28, 2012
Family Fun: Presidio Tree-Lighting Ceremony
Join the Presidio community for Holiday Lights, a decades-old tradition from the Army days. Light the tree on Friday, December 7, at 5:30 pm. Entertainment will be provided by the Golden Gate Carolers (bring your singing voice!). Light refreshments follow at the Presidio Y gym.
Enjoy the Holidays at the Presidio
Concerts, open houses, unique shopping experiences.....come to the Presidio this holiday season for fun and family-friendly activities.
"Inn" Good Company
Presidio Pet Cemetery
Recently radio station KALW ran a lovely retrospective on a beloved park destination - the Presidio Pet Cemetery. This final resting place for military pets has tugged at the heartstrings for more than 50 years.
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Last Call: Before the Bridge Exhibit
Closes December 16
Just two weeks remain to experience the sights and sounds of San Francisco Bay before the span was constructed.
Presidio Shuttle Tour
Wednesday, December 5, at Noon
Don't miss the last tour of 2012. See the park’s historic areas, wild open spaces, and hidden nooks on this guided adventure.
Shipwrecks at the Golden Gate
Wednesday, December 12, 7 pm
Learn about the shipwrecks and sunken treasures hidden deep beneath the bay.
Presidio Trust Public Board MeetingJoin us on Thursday, November 29, at 6:30 pm at the Golden Gate Club. View the full agenda.
Art in the Park
The Presidio Trust has received two separate proposals for outdoor art installations in the Presidio and is beginning a review process that will include public walks in December and January, as well as the opportunity for written comment. Learn more about the proposals, the walks, and the comment period.
Upcoming Environmental Remediation Work
On December 5, the California Department of Toxic Substances Control and the Presidio Trust will release for comment two Draft Feasibility Studies/Remedial Action Plans which recommend cleanup for Baker Beach Disturbed Areas 1A and 2 (on the coastal bluffs south of the Golden Gate Bridge Toll Plaza). A California Environmental Quality Act Draft Negative Declaration has also been prepared. Learn about the January 9 public meeting and comment period.
Proposals Sought for Former Commissary Site at Crissy FieldThe Presidio Trust has released the Request for Concept Proposals - Cultural Institution at the Former Commissary Site in the Crissy Field District of the Presidio.
Commercial Dog Walking
The Presidio Trust is proposing a public use limit on commercial dog walkers (i.e., persons walking four or more dogs at one time for payment) in Area B of the Presidio. Read the proposal and learn how to offer comments.