The next Community Meeting to discuss the Leather and LGBTQ Cultural District is set for Wednesday, May 15, 2019, at 7:00 pm, in Room 204 of the SF LGBT Community Center, 1800 Market Street (at Octavia) , in San Francisco.
Please note the new location.
Please use public transportation to access The SF LGBT Center.
Street parking is limited. The SF LGBT Center is accessible by MUNI J,K,L,M,N or F, as well as bus lines 6,7,61,71. Please be considerate of our neighbors and do not block driveways or park in blue, yellow or white zones.
The proposed agenda will be posted soon.
The minutes of the meeting of April 17, 2019 will be posted soon.
A live-stream of the meeting of April 17, 2019 can be viewed here.
The minutes of the meeting of March 20, 2019 can be found here.
A live-stream of the meeting of March 20, 2019 can be viewed here.
We are now preparing to apply for a grant of up to $230,000 from the Mayor’s Office of Housing & Community Development (MOHCD), to help launch our Cultural District. You can view the Request for Proposals document here. For more information, please contact email@example.com.
We sent out a mailing to our entire mailing list on 4/24/2019. You can view that message here.
Remember that the latest draft of the Proposed Bylaws can be found here, and your comments are welcome.
The SF Eagle Block Party and Beer Bust, raising funds for both Eagle Plaza and the San Francisco Leather Pride Contingent, is Sunday, April 28,from 2 to 8 pm. Volunteers for this event are needed: you can sign up for a shift at https://volunteersignup.org/KAD9P.
On June 8, 9, 15 & 16 (Saturdays at noon & 3 PM, Sundays at 1 PM), Eye Zen Presents “OUT of Site: SOMA”, a performance-driven, queer history walking tour! From Native American Two-Spirit culture to the Folsom Street Fair, lesbian auto mechanics to labor activists, dock workers to drag queens, you’ll rediscover the hidden history of San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood. Read more about it here, then buy tickets ($10 – $45, NOTAFLOF) here,
Finally: Thursday, May 9, 2019 is the one year anniversary of the signing of the Resolution creating the Leather and LGBTQ Cultural District. We aren’t planning a celebration for this — maybe next year! — but feel free to raise a glass of any beverage, preferably at one of the fine eating and drinking establishments within the District, and toast the occasion!