|The Avenue in 1928, from FoundSF|
|The Avenue, part of |
the Portola for 85 years
Residents and proponents of the petition drive have already gone door to door in the neighborhood and have secured over 100 signatures in just one day!
The text of the petition reads:
The Avenue Theater, built in 1927, is the most significant historic property on the Portola District’s San Bruno business corridor. As the Portola continues to grow, it is more vital then ever that the San Bruno business corridor become home to businesses that represent the interest, culture and history of the community.
The Avenue in 1927, from FoundSF
We, the undersigned, seek the support of the City in developing a unique use for the Avenue Theater that enhances both the business and culture of the Portola while maintaining the historic beauty of The Avenue.Please help residents of the Portola save their historic theater from becoming just another drugstore, and support their petition efforts to locate a unique, culturally important, and historically preserving enterprise in the Avenue Theater.