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Washington Square Park Takes Its Turn For Six-Month Closure, Upgrades

Following on the renovations in recent years of Alamo Square and Dolores Parks, North Beach’s Washington Square Park is now taking its turn — specifically to upgrade a 65-plus-year-old irrigation system that was wasting more water than any other city park. The park’s sprinklers were using three million gallons of water per year to water […]