Community Congress this week!!! USF – Fromm Hall

Please come out to this important event next weekend and be part of San Francisco history!

2010 Community Congress
Saturday, August 14, 9am – 5pm, and Sunday, August 15, 9am – 1pm
University of San Francisco, Fromm Hall (please note change of location)

The Community Congress will be held on August 14-15th to bring together community activists, residents, workers, artists and thinkers seeking to create a progressive vision for the future of San Francisco. Topics will include how San Francisco can begin to become energy independent; strategies for creating alternative systems of municipally controlled finance; progressive revenue reform; sustaining arts and culture as a vital aspect of urban development; improving public transportation; increasing affordable housing; supporting critical health and human services; and participatory budgeting.

For more information, please check out this week’s San Francisco Bay Guardian, “Reinventing San Francisco.” And pick up the Guardian for another installment next week!

The Congress will take place on Saturday, August 14 from 9 am to 5 pm and Sunday, August 15 from 9 am to 1 pm at the University of San Francisco, Fromm Hall, at Parker and McAllister, directly behind St. Ignatius Church (Muni lines 5, 21, 31, and 33). See USF map at This event is wheelchair accessible. Light lunch will be provided. Thanks to a grant from the USF Jesuit Foundation for support.

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