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SF Environment Press Release
The Mayor's Office of Community Development (MOCD) paved the way for a new community center at Alice Griffith Park. The center, once a green demonstration home, set sail on a barge to its new location where it will be converted into a resource for residents in the community and surrounding neighborhood. The Alice Griffith Opportunity Center will provide a variety of services including medical screening, educational and vocational programs, youth activities, and used as a community/meeting/learning facility.
SF Environment Press Release
Mayor Gavin Newsom joined by Supervisor Sophie Maxwell and other local environmental leaders, today signed innovative environmental legislation into law to ensure the use of safe and health conscious products in San Francisco. This legislation, called the "Precautionary Purchasing Ordinance," phases out the use of toxic products by city government including certain types of paint, cleaning solutions and plant fertilizers. The law will decrease public health risks associated with these products by utilizing safer alternatives.