CITYFEST: Another year of history…
With over a century of history, Hillcrest continues to take strides with monumental accomplishments to be recognized as one of San Diego’s oldest and most accepting communities. In the last year alone, the neighborhood welcomed the addition of Harvey Milk Street after the famously known civil rights hero along with the hoisting of a rainbow flag to represent unity and speak to equality in America.
Pride of Hillcrest Block Party a huge success
The Pride of Hillcrest Block Party was a huge success this year. Held on Friday, July 18, 2014, the night time event was attended by thousands of people and kicked off pride weekend in San Diego. Celebrations started with the raising of the 18’/12′ Hillcrest Pride Flag on a 65′ flag pole at the intersection of Normal Street and University Avenue. At 5 PM the Block Party got underway with private viewing of the Stone Wall Rally with key note speaker and activist Lavern Cox. At 7pm thousands celebrated on the dance floor, in the VIP area, and in private cabanas.
HILLCREST VAGRANCY TASK FORCE
July 24, 2012
TO: HBA Business Owners
FROM: Hillcrest Vagrancy Task Force
RE: Reducing Vagrancy in Hillcrest
A new study reveals “It Pays to Have a Business District” — San Diego’s business improvement districts generate major economic benefits for their businesses and the region, according to a report by the National University System Institute for Policy Research.
What’s a “Curbside Chat”?
A discussion with community members and small business owners on the changing economy and responding to difficult times.