Haight Ashbury Improvement Association

  • Blogs

    September 23, 2011

    Alarmists Behind 'Homeless Haight Brigands' Myth Have a New Enemy: A Three Block Bike Lane

    ‚ÄčLast year San Franciscans heard a repeated tale about a band of violent gutter punks who caused upstanding citizens to fear going out at night.The story was bogus. Police were unable make a single criminal case out of the supposed crime wave, despite blanketing the area for weeks.The fabulists be ... More >>

  • News

    September 19, 2007


    Joe Konopka was an anti-drug crusader. Terry Frazier was a bondage escort with a drug habit. Two months ago, their lives collided.

  • News

    March 21, 2007

    Hatin' on the Haight

    The 40th anniversary of the Summer of Love could be ruined by bad vibes. And public urination.

  • News

    September 20, 2006

    Whose Haight?

    Street kids expect the neighborhood to welcome them as it did their forebears in the '60s, but residents, merchants, and cops are planning a different future

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