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Management of the Presidio in San Francisco by the National Park Service

Hearing before the Subcommittee on Public Lands, National Parks, and Forests ... 1549 ... S. 1639 ... May 12, 1994 (S. hrg)

by United States

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Published by For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7371911M
ISBN 100160447828
ISBN 109780160447822
OCLC/WorldCa31179330

Located in the heart of a national park that was once a legendary U.S. Army post, the Lodge at the Presidio is an ideal home base for natural and urban adventures in San Francisco. The sister property to the Inn at the Presidio, the room year-old historical lodge opened as a hotel in the summer of and is the closest hotel to the. Presidio of San Francisco. Overview National Park Labs at the Presidio is a hands-on education program that engages high school students in a project-based science curriculum. This Educator’s The National Park Service agrees, while this arrangement is in effect, to provide such materials, equipment.

CMG led a finalist team in the reimagining of thirteen acres of new park land in the Presidio over the new Doyle Drive tunnel. Our proposal, The Observation Post, examined the unique position that the Presidio holds as a national treasure and a neighborhood park, complemening the grandness of the setting while also serving local users. Find available Apartments for rent in Presidio National Park neighborhood, San Francisco, CA. Visit ® to find your next apartment now!

Golden Gate National Recreation Area Fort Mason, Building San Francisco,CA By Email By Phone Presidio Visitor Center Thursday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. () Location Northwestern corner of San Francisco California, USA. The new lodge is in Building , a 3-story brick structure built in as one of several large barracks on the Presidio’s Main Post. A portion of the building was formerly used by the National Park Service as a visitor center that subsequently moved to a temporary location before finding a permanent home near the Presidio Transit Center.


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Management of the Presidio in San Francisco by the National Park Service by United States Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Presidio Trust. Two years after control of the Presidio was transferred to the National Park Service, an act of Congress established the Presidio Trust to guide the park into financially self-sufficiency by the year Though an anomaly in National Park management, the Presidio Trust is an integral part of the Presidio’s continued Location: Fort Mason, Bldg.

San Francisco,CA. National Park Service Logo National Park Service. Enjoy wildflowers in the spring time. See years of history at the Main Post. Reflect at San Francisco National Cemetery. Help restore native habitat The Directions & Transportation section provides maps and other information that will help you get to and around the Presidio.

The. Inthe Presidio of San Francisco was transferred to the National Park Service, ending years as a military post and beginning a new era of mixed commercial and public use.

The Presidio Trust, created by the U.S. Congress inoversees and manages 80% of the Presidio’s lands and buildings, with the National Park Service’s Golden.

San Francisco, CA (Aug ) – The Presidio Trust is pleased to offer new office leasing opportunities on the Main Post in San Francisco’s historic Presidio, including some for the first time in the park’s 25 year history.

These low-rise office spaces face the seven-acre Main Parade Ground, with its wide-open spaces, lush green lawns, and views of the Golden Gate Bridge and the. There are a number of Federal and State laws and regulations that protect Golden Gate National Recreation Area (including Alcatraz Island), Fort Point National Historic Site, and Muir Woods National Monument, and the people who visit here.

Visitors to the park. Today, San Francisco’s Presidio National Park is an mash-up of natural resources, historical sites, housing and commercial interests. In order to manage these potentially competing interests, an unusual partnership was struck between the National Park Service, the Golden Gate National Recreation Area (GGNRA) and the Presidio Trust.

Presidio Visitor Center. The Presidio Visitor Center is a gateway for discovery, using inspiring video, engaging exhibitry, interactive digitial tools, and knowledgeable staff to help visitors uncover the incredible array of experiences that are possible in the 1,acre Presidio of San Francisco.

The Presidio is one of the best places to rent a home in San Francisco. Once a military post where soldiers and their families lived for a century, today it is a national park with homes and apartments for. Presidio Trust | Montgomery Street | San Francisco | CA | | () | [email protected] "The commissary and the San Francisco Earthquake and Fire," Presidio file.

Thompson, Erwin N. Defender of the Gate: The Presidio of San Francisco, A History from to(Golden Gate National Recreation Area, California, National Park Service, ). The Presidio of San Francisco is a beautiful national park and National Historic Landmark at the Golden Gate.

The park offers two hotels that are ideal starting points for exploring the park’s nature and history and for visiting regional destinations such as Union Square, the Ferry Building, the Marin Headlands, and the Sonoma/Napa wine country.

Presidio G.C. offers a full service restaurant, a driving range and practice facility, and an award winning golf shop that offers the latest in golf equipment and apparel. Presidio Golf Course is a contributing feature of the Presidio’s National Historic Landmark status. It is also notable for its environmentally sensitive management practices.

The Presidio fell under Mexican rule for 24 years before the U.S. Army took control in Over years, the U.S. Army transformed the Presidio grounds from mostly windswept dunes and scrub to a verdant, preeminent military post. Sincethe Presidio has been a part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area.

The William Penn Mott, Jr. Presidio Visitor Center is a dynamic focal point for park goers to discover the Presidio, a 1,acre oasis in the heart of urban San Francisco. The visitor center is a tri-agency partnership of Golden Gate National Recreation Area, the Presidio Trust, and the Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy.

Rent prices for cities near Presidio National Park, San Francisco, CA. San Francisco Apartments for Rent: $4, If you are an active military service member, have served in the past, or are.

Management of the Presidio in San Francisco by the National Park Service: hearing before the Subcommittee on Public Lands, National Parks, and Forests of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Third Congress, second session, on S.

After a campaign visit to San Francisco touting his environmental credentials, President Richard Nixon signs a bill to create the Golden Gate National Recreation Area. It stipulates that if the military leaves the Presidio, the post will be transferred to the National Park Service.

For more about the Presidio of San Francisco and its attractions, visit the Presidio Trust ator the National Park Service at To download a map of Presidio hiking trails, go to Article first appeared in The Bark, Issue Mar/Apr/May After your final putt drops, you will understand why the Presidio was a favorite among military brass and you will be thankful that it has been preserved in this unique national park.

Presidio Golf Course Finley Road/Arguello Gate San Francisco, Ca. Phone: () Web: The Presidio owes a lot of its untouched beauty to the fact that the Army owned the land-- they didn't bother developing most of the land they owned, and when the military left in the 's, the National Parks Service and the Presidio Trust moved in the continue preserving the space as a public park.

The Presidio was a military post for more than years before becoming a national park in and boasts more than historic structures featuring several of the most important architectural styles of the last century.

Inthe Presidio was named a National Historic Landmark District. The Presidio, in San Francisco, has undergone steady improvements since the National Park Service took over the 1,acre site in Live music and food truck gatherings are often featured on.The U.S.

Army transferred the property to the National Park Service (NPS) inafter the base closed. The park service and the Presidio Trust now partner to manage acres of open space and more than buildings that house residents, nonprofits, businesses and the charming Inn at the Presidio, housed in a building, which opened in.