Community Meeting

San Francisco Civic Center: Past, Present and Future

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

SF Public Library - Main Branch, 100 Larkin Street, SF, Latino/Hispanic Room
Downtown/Civic Center

The San Francisco Planning Department has been working on a new public realm plan for the Civic Center and has recently presented a final draft for public comment.

The San Francisco Public Library presents a panel discussion addressing what is a Civic Center, how the San Francisco Civic Center came about and where it’s heading in the future.

Please join the following presenters:

  • Jim Haas, Civic Center advocate and author of The San Francisco Civic Center: A History of the Design, Controversies, and Realization of a City Beautiful Masterpiece
  • Nicholas Perry, project manager for the Plan at the SF Planning Department, and
  • Willett Moss, landscape architect and Plan consultant

as they discuss their draft and how it relates to the original plans, while accommodating 21st century needs.