Get a Sidewalk Garden
Promoting residential sidewalk gardens is CAN!’s specialty!
Are you interested in creating a sidewalk garden in front of your property in San Francisco?
Work with CAN! today and join the movement to build community and habitat in the sidewalks.
CAN! Sidewalk Garden Services:
If you live in another neighborhood beyond the Bayview and the Richmond District, you can still join the movement to green the public right of way in San Francisco. In collaboration with residents, CAN! staff coordinates the following services for a fee:
Garden Design, permitted dimensions, plant species selection and placement of both curb and property-side gardens.
Secure necessary permits ($198-$266 SFDPW-BUF Sidewalk Landscape Permit Fee)(SFDPW Sidewalk Landscape Permit)
Execute pavement cutting, demolition, and removal
Secure edging treatment and signage installation
Facilitate soil placement, physical planting, cover cropping, annual seeding, mulch placement, initial deep watering
Tree planting (SFDPW Tree Permit)
Install pavers or permeable driveways, boulders, etc.