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September 2017, Landscape Architecture Magazine, "Grassroots Funding"

July 8, 2017, San Francisco Examiner, "In Inner Sunset, Green Benefit District offers greater representation, cleaner environment"

July 6, 2016. San Francisco Examiner, "Dogpatch,  Potrero Hill lead by example"

June 10, 2016.  Hoodline.  "Julie Christensen's New Role: Making Dogpatch & Northwest Potrero Hill Greener"

January 1, 2016.  Potrero View. "New Board Members of Green Benefits District Excited for 2016"

Oct 21, 2015. Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board. "Public and Private Funding Strategies for Neighborhood Parks" (p. 25)

Aug 20, 2015. NextCity. "San Francisco Has a New Model to Improve Public Space"

August 20, 2015. Archinect. "San Francisco launches new "Green Benefit District" program to improve public spaces"

August 13, 2015. San Francisco Chronicle. "Feinstein officially backs anti-Airbnb measure, Lee opposes it"

August 3, 2015. The San Francisco Appeal. "Supes Votes To Create Nation’s First Green Benefit District"

August 3, 2015. San Francisco Examiner. "Supes vote to create nation’s first green benefit district"

Aug 3, 2015. SFBay.ca News. "Special tax will fund Dogpatch parks"

August 3, 2015. Hoodline. "SoMa CBD News: Rincon Hill CBD Approved; Yerba Buena CBD Renewed"

July 2015. The Potrero View. "Residents Voting on Green Benefit District"

June 2015. The Potrero View. "Dogpatch and Hill to Vote on Green Benefits District"

Apr 9, 2015. Hoodline. "Recapping Last Night's Washington Square Park Community Meeting"

Feb 10, 2015. The Knowledge Exchange blog. "Who pays for parks? Are 'green benefit districts' the answer?"

Sept 27, 2014. The Dirt. "Brilliant Idea: The Green Benefits District"

Feb 3, 2014. SF Gate. "In S.F.'s Dogpatch, innovative plan to pay for park upkeep"

Sept 2013. The Potrero View. "Potrero Boosters under New Leadership"

Aug 2013. The Potrero View. "Rapid Development Perceived as Good and Bad"

May 17, 2013. San Francisco Business Times. "San Francisco Residents look to derive benefits from development"

May 2013. The Potrero View. "More Development in Dogpatch; Anchor Brewing Goes Bayside"

Feb 2013. The Potrero View. "Community Advocates Call for a Green Benefit District"