2015 Alamo Square Fire – Donate Here

A fire broke out on 1/31/2015 at McAllister Street and Scott Street, affecting several buildings and residents.  ASNA is setting up a collection fund to go to those displaced by the fire.

Thank you in advance for helping our neighbors get back on their feet.

Donate here.

You can also send a check to:

530 Divisadero St. #176
San Francisco, CA 94117
Please write Fire Fund in memo line

Thank you!!

Updates on our fundraising progress and more details:


ASNA is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.  All funds raised will go directly to the residents displaced by the fire.


Hoodline:  http://hoodline.com/2015/01/4-alarm-fire-at-mcallister-and-scott

SF Gate:  http://www.sfgate.com/bayarea/article/Four-alarm-fire-burns-near-Alamo-Square-6053936.php

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Neighborhood Updates


Tour bus restrictions are now in place on residential streets bounded by Webster, Fell, Divisadero and Golden Gate Ave.  If you see a tour bus on the streets within this area please contact SFPD 415-553-0123 and report the tour bus company, date, and time of incident.  You can also email your photo of the tour bus (with the tour bus company name showing) to Jerry.Robbins@sfmta.com, SFPDParkStation@sfgov.org, and SFPDNorthernStation@sfgov.org.

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2015 Membership dues

Become a member of ASNA.  Alamo Square Neighborhood Association is a volunteer organization of neighbors and businesses around Alamo Square.

We are renters, homeowners, and neighborhood merchants.  Membership dues are for the calendar year.

We are dedicated to building community, creating a safe neighborhood, and preserving and maintaining our park.  We sponsor the annual Alamo Square Flea Market, and host Park Volunteer Days, Alamo Square Playgroups, and more!

$15 Basic Membership
$30 General/Family Membership (up to 2 people)
$50 Contributing Member
$100 Supporting Member

Send a check, payable to ASNA
New Mailing Address:

530 Divisadero Street #176
SF, CA 94117

Please write Membership Dues in memo line

Or make a payment online via PayPal:

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Fire contained – McAllister between Scott and Divisadero

A 4-alarm fire was contained this afternoon in the Alamo Square neighborhood.  We are reaching out to the Red Cross to see how we can help our neighbors.  The Red Cross has set up a station at 1484 McAllister for residents affected by the fire.  We will post updates when we get more information.

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Park Volunteer Day, Feb. 7, 2015


Join us for our first Park Volunteer Day of the year!

Email park@alamosq.org to let us know you’re coming so we can plan the activities for the day.

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Alamo Square Meeting – Jan. 26, 2015

Join us for our first Alamo Square meeting of the year to induct the 2015 ASNA Board of Directors.  Members will elect the 2015 ASNA Board.

Monday, January 26, 2015
ASNA General Meeting
528 Divisadero Street, between Hayes and Fell
6 p.m. – Meet and Greet
6:30 p.m. Meeting Starts

2015 ASNA Board of Directors Slate:

Gus Hernandez, President
Katrina Jankowski, Vice President
Mary Bosworth, Treasurer
Bill Bonds, Secretary

Board Members at Large
Gabriel Bellman*
John Dallas
Margot Frey Cusenbery
LaVonne Hickerson
Bob Mason
Quintin Mecke
Ryan O’Malley*
Nuala Sawyer*
Lee Stickles
Daniel Strongwater
Sunnylyn Thibodeaux

*Indicates new ASNA Board member for 2015

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RPP Area Q Hearing on Friday, Jan. 16, 2015


Revised Area Q Map (2015)

Thank you to all who attended the first public hearing on November 10 for the Residential Parking Permit Area Q Project.
The next public hearing will take place:

RPP Area Q Public Hearing

Date: Friday, January 16, 2015
Time: 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Location: San Francisco City Hall, 1 Dr Carlton B Goodlett Place, Room 416

Below, you will find the new RPP Area Q map, RPP Frequently Asked Questions, and November 10 presentation:



Additionally, if you have questions or comments please connect with the following project contacts:
Kathryn Studwell, Senior Analyst at Kathryn.Studwell@sfmta.com.

Project site:  http://www.sfmta.com/projects-planning/projects/residential-parking-permit-rpp-area-q

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Last Alamo Square meeting for 2014: Monday, Dec. 8

Join us on Monday, Dec. 8 for our last meeting of the year at the Oasis Cafe, McAllister at Divisadero. On the agenda:

– RPP update/Jan. meeting
– COF/Picnic Area plan
– Rec & Park improvements  irrigation system and restroom renovation
– 2015 ASNA Board nominees

Monday Dec. 8, 2014
7 p.m.
Oasis Cafe
901 Divisadero St., San Francisco
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Nov. 10 MTA Hearing on Proposed RPP Area Q

RPP Area Q_0

The proposed Residential Parking Permit, Area Q, would be established in Alamo Square and North of the Panhandle neighborhoods to reduce commuter parking and long-term car storage in the area.

Update: ASNA Board of Directors has written a letter to SFMTA in opposition to excluding the Park-Side parking spots on park-adjacent streets around Alamo Square from the Residential Permit Parking proposal (Scott, Fulton, Steiner, Hayes).

If you cannot attend the hearing please email your input to Kathryn.Studwell@sfmta.com.


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