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NIMBYs Take to the Streets With "No Helipad" Propaganda

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They've been at it for nearly a year and they ain't stopping now! The previously allocated funds may be gone, but that doesn't mean the city's plans for a helipad at San Francisco General Hospital are dead, too. Best way to tell? The "Stop the SF General Hospital Helipad" people are back at it, and this time with a little more photocopying power. See SF Citizen's recent run-in. "HELICOPTERS COULD SOON BE FLYING OVER OR NEAR YOUR HOME AT ALL HOURS OF BOTH DAY AND NIGHT!" Saving lives! The noisy horror! SF General may be the only Level 1 Trauma Center in the country without one, but that argument seems to fall flat when the pastoral Potrero quiet is at stake. Wonder how they coped with the Blue Angels?
· A San Francisco General Hospital Helipad Promise Made, Then Broken [SF Citizen]
· Helipad to Finance Housing, Draw Ire of Nabe Anyway [Curbed SF]
· Shhhh! Mission Bay Opposes UCSF Helipad, Noise [Curbed SF]

[image courtesy SF Citizen]

San Francisco General Hospital

1001 Potrero Ave, San Francisco, CA