The East Cut Community Garden: Project Updates

***For current project updates, scroll down below the image of the garden location*** The East Cut Community Benefit District is pleased to share updates regarding the forthcoming community garden in our neighborhood! The project, located at 29 Essex Street behind Rene Cazenave Apartments, was initially conceived in late 2019, with further development in 2020, and… Read more »

The East Cut Community Garden is Open!

Saturday, April 23rd, East Cut residents and Community Garden project leaders came together to celebrate the official opening of The East Cut Community Garden. An intimate ribbon cutting ceremony celebrated the huge milestone reached for the community. Many years in the making, the Community Garden offers twenty garden plots of which seven are designated for… Read more »

BloomSF Brings More than Floral Installations to The East Cut

Designed to celebrate the reopening of San Francisco’s Downtown, BloomSF kicked off on March 27th with floral installations made in partnership with the San Francisco Flower Mart installed at seven iconic Downtown locations. The weeklong celebration was put on in conjunction with Mayor London Breed’s Downtown Recovery Plan and “Welcome Back SF” program. Of the… Read more »

DocuSign Supports Multiple East Cut Public Projects as Part of Green IMPACT Week

As part of its annual Green IMPACT week, DocuSign employees spent Wednesday, March 23rd in The East Cut supporting volunteer-led efforts to beautify three community-centric spaces within the neighborhood: The Crossing at East Cut’s future child’s play area and soccer fields along with The East Cut’s nearly complete Community Garden. The Crossing at East Cut… Read more »

Halloween at The Crossing, a Spooktacular Weekend Event!

Sunday offered crisp, fall weather for district families that came out to the Halloween Spooktacular event hosted at The Crossing at East Cut. A Halloween “Pumpkin Fairy,” Bubblemania, pumpkin decorating, lawn games, seasonal drinks including hot cider, and the Bonito Poke food truck kept everyone busy and activity flowing throughout the event space. This festive… Read more »

The Crossing at East Cut (Temporary Transbay Terminal Activation) Updates

UPDATE 7 – 9/9/21 It’s finally here! The Crossing at East Cut*, a highly anticipated new community destination delivering food and beverage, entertainment, and recreation offerings, will officially open Friday, September 10 at the former Temporary Transbay Transit Terminal. The nearly 3.5-acre block between Howard, Main, Folsom, and Beale Street is being transformed so the… Read more »

Introducing East Cut Seats – A Seating Program for Neighborhood Businesses!

The East Cut Community Benefit District is excited to announce EAST CUT SEATS – an East Cut neighborhood table & chairs program for local businesses! This initiative will achieve multiple goals, with the principal objective of helping neighborhood businesses participate in the new norm of outdoor dining. Moveable tables and chairs also increase neighborhood sociability… Read more »

Summer Programming at Salesforce Park!

Programming at Salesforce Park is in full force this summer! Free public park activities are available to all who visit the park. There are plenty of activity offerings, from bootcamps and yoga to writing, photography, and more. You can follow updates by checking this webpage, following the social media channels @TheEastCut and @TransitCenterSF, or opting… Read more »