Strategic Planning The U. Attorney's Office is constantly looking for better ways to curtail gang and gun violence. It has developed case-screening mechanisms to help determine the best jurisdiction for prosecution of gang and gun cases, and identified and focused resources on "hot spots" - specific geographic areas that have experienced an increase in gang and gun violence. Federal and county prosecutors work together to select the appropriate jurisdiction for prosecution of gun cases.
Location Western Neighborhoods Project, Geary Boulevard The Western Neighborhoods Project is an all-volunteer nonprofit group that gathers historical information about San Francisco's outer neighborhoods.
By collecting photos and personal accounts of what life was like in these "Outside Lands," WNP members say they're working to create a tighter-knit community.
Gallagher and a volunteer at work. Eager to return to his hometown, LaBounty approached Gallagher with the idea of creating a neighborhood community history site.
Volunteers post original articles, retouch photos, produce a podcast and maintain message boards, in addition to creating events where people can come together to explore local history. Memorabilia at the office. She is now the collections manager, registrar and a board member.
According to Gallagher, "one of the nice things about the Sunset and Richmond districts is that you can find people who were the first owners and have seen the city change a lot over time.
We have a lot of contributors who've seen the city change in huge ways. It turns out to be a big project. Gallagher and Meldahl at work. Photo by Walter Thompson.
Gallagher has also created a private site for WNP member-curators who are reviewing the newly-acquired collection and adding crowdsourced captions and locations. The collection includes glass-plate negatives, which means even the oldest images retain their pristine quality. Once curators are finished, "there'll be a new site that shows off this amazing collection," said Gallagher.
Sutro courtesy Dennis O'Rorke, WNP "We're applying for grants because we really do need funding to pay for some of the amazing hard-working people here, and also to pay for supplies," Meldahl said.
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Neighborhood Index Map A small map of the City showing the boundaries of all 13 neighborhoods and listing their names. Learn more about the neighborhoods of Cambridge.
After a year and half of public meetings, this was the first time a group spoke out against improvements in their own neighborhood. Plus the council approved the project in December 8 to 1.
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