The Golden Gate Heights Neighborhood Association hosted “pro” and “con” meetings for the proposed GBD. Subsequently, the president of the association, Sally Stevens, took a public stand on the issue with her article published in the September 9th SFExaminer: Are Green Benefit Districts really worth the money? Sensing strong opposition, the City ceased to pursue it. Read More

Today’s Battle Fronts

Although we defeated the GBD in our neighborhood, thousands of dollars of City funds are still being spent to try to convince other neighborhoods to levy a new tax on themselves. (See Mission Dolores). Therefore, together with opposition leaders from other affected districts, we are taking the battle to the City level to challenge the GBD model and change or revoke the SF law. To join this effort, write to If your neighborhood is under attack, write to