Alister Mackenzie

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2011

    Mayor Ed Lee Vetoes Supes' Bill Closing Sharp Park Golf Course

    ​Sharp Park Golf Course will remain open for now -- despite legislation closing the course and handing the land on which it is built over to the federal government that passed the Board of Supervisors last week -- thanks to a veto from Mayor Ed Lee.The veto was expected in light of the Lee's past ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2011

    New Study Claims Big Cost Savings by Eliminating Golf at Sharp Park

    ​A new study commissioned by environmental activists asserts that Sharp Park Golf Course should be restored to a wilderness area, a move the study claims would save millions of dollars for San Francisco taxpayers and aid the survival of endangered species that occupy the property.A municipal golf ... More >>

  • News

    June 2, 2010

    Bleeding Green

    Forget about Sharp Park’s endangered frogs and snakes. The real problem with the golf course is its enormous cost to the city.

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