Middle-Polk Area Close to Creating Community Benefit District
by Brian Haagsman
May 17, 2018
Property owners in the Middle-Polk neighborhood are moving forward with raising a tax to create a community benefit district. Discover Polk, the proposed name for the district, would fund additional street cleaning and homelessness services. 

The boundaries of the proposed Discover Polk district include the Polk Street corridor from California Street to Broadway as well as the east side of the Van Ness Avenue corridor from California to Broadway, with some Academy of Arts University properties located on the west side of Van Ness