HANC

Mar calls for hearing on recycling center evictions

An eviction crisis of a different sort has hit San Francisco, as one by one, recycling centers are closing across the city. Supervisor Eric...

Alerts: January 8 – 14

January 7, 2014
WEDNESDAY 8Mayor Art Agnos on Warriors development Upper Noe Recreation Center, 299 Day, SF. 7:30pm, free. Former San Francisco Mayor Art Agnos will discuss...

Eviction of activist/gardener squatters follows HANC’s eviction

About 20 activist gardeners were thrown out of the old Haight Ashbury Neighborhood Council (HANC) Recycling Center space today, when Sheriff's Department deputies and...

More recycling fallout

Small businesses gird for high fees after HANC closure

Sorry, Chuck — HANC eviction hasn’t happened

The eviction of the Haight Asbury Neighborhood Council’s recycling center, which critics of the center said was scheduled to take place Dec. 5, hasn’t...

Canned!

The city's eviction of HANC's recycling center could harm local businesses along with the gardeners and recyclers

HANC evicted, but the poor recyclers could remain in the Haight

In a win for the gentrifiers of the Haight Ashbury, the Haight Ashbury Neighborhood Council's (HANC) Recycling Center has been issued an official eviction...

Profiling those who rely on HANC, which the city is evicting (VIDEO)

The Haight Ashbury Neighborhood Council's (HANC) Recycling Center has fought for the past decade to stay in its tiny corner of Golden Gate Park,...

Reduce, re-use, replace

HANC challenges the city's eviction rationale by adding a community garden to its embattled recycling operation

June 6 hearing may spell the end of HANC recycling center

It’s just a triangle of land on Frederick Street, right next to Kezar Stadium. But the Haight Ashbury Neighborhood Council (HANC) recycling center has...

Alerts

February 21, 2012
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 22 Police graft This event, part of the Shaping SF Public Talk series, will focus on the 1937 Atherton Report that blew the...

Best of the Bay 2011: BEST STUBBORNLY ROOTED NEIGHBORHOOD NURSERY

July 26, 2011
The subject of an ongoing, highly politicized brouhaha (San Francisco's Recreation and Parks Department is seeking to evict it) also happens to be an...

Best of the Bay 2011 Editors Picks: City Living

July 26, 2011
Best of the Bay 2011 Editors PicksCity Living BEST KEPT KITTY CLUB A horizontal open bag of kibble is not the only thing needed to...

HANC gets a new eviction notice

The City and County of San Francisco voluntarily dismissed an eviction notice it had issued to the Haight Ashbury Neighborhood Council Recycling Center, but...

Rec & Park begins HANC eviction before Board vote

March 9, 2011
Just as the Board of Supervisors was gearing up to vote at its Mar. 8 meeting on a resolution defending the Haight Ashbury Neighborhood...

Board to vote on resolution opposing HANC eviction

March 8, 2011
Last week, Mayor Ed Lee met for around 45 minutes with Ed Dunn and Jim Rhoads of the Haight Ashbury Neighborhood Council (HANC) Recycling...

Sorry, Chuck, it’s not over yet

March 2, 2011
A Saturday editorial by the Chronicle's C.W. (Chuck) Nevius suggested that the Haight Ashbury Neighborhood Council (HANC) Recycling Center would face final closure this...

Meet the new boss

Ed Lee has been mayor for six weeks. Does his administration represent a change — or more of the same?

Danny Glover, DCCC stand up for HANC

January 30, 2011
The Haight Ashbury Neighborhood Council (HANC) Recycling Center has gained some powerful allies in its ongoing fight against eviction.A YouTube video posted over the...

Lee should stop the recycling eviction

It's class warfare, declared by the Newsom administration — and Lee, who got his start as a poverty lawyer, doesn't have to tolerate it

They have issues: Members of the new Board speak

Board President David Chiu touched off a broad political discussion in recent weeks with his statement that officials were elected “not to take positions,...

Editorial: New Mayor Ed Lee should stop the recycling eviction

January 18, 2011
Mayor Ed Lee needs to demonstrate, as we noted in last week's editorial, that he's making a clean break from the politics and policies...

Editor’s Notes

The Haight Ashbury Neighborhood Council Recycling Center pays rent, creates job, and has broad public support. So why was it evicted?

Legal fight brewing over HANC Recycling Center eviction

December 7, 2010
The Haight Ashbury Neighborhood Council (HANC) Recycling Center, located at the Kezar Triangle in Golden Gate Park, received a 90-day eviction notice following a...