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Weird Golf News

Golf protest by man living in a tree ends abruptly when man falls out of tree

Last week we brought you the odd story of two protesters living in a tree in New Orleans' Sharp Park in an effort to stop construction of a new $25 million golf course. Now the...
Wednesday, 3/25/2015 at 11:22AM
News & Tours

Lawsuit against historic Sharp Park gets dismissed

By Bill Fields Advocates of public golf in San Francisco, who have fought doggedly the last few years in support of Sharp Park golf course in nearby Pacifica, Calif., were taking a deep breath...
Friday, 12/7/2012 at 4:24PM
Courses & Travel

My Instagram tour of golf in the Bay Area

In March I came to San Francisco to report a travel story for the June Issue of Golf Digest . I played Harding Park, Presidio, Lincoln Park (pictured), Sharp Park in Pacifica and Pasatiempo in...
Friday, 6/15/2012 at 7:48PM
Magazines / Editors' Blog

GW Reader: You missed the point on Sharp Park

Bill Fields' excellent coverage (in photos and reportage) of the controversy over and possible closing of Sharp Park GC in California, drew this letter from a reader opposed to keeping the course open. And, yes,...
Tuesday, 1/3/2012 at 1:42PM
News & Tours

San Francisco mayor's decision helps Sharp Park

Citing a desire to see both habitat restoration and affordable public golf at Sharp Park golf course, San Francisco mayor Edwin Lee on Monday vetoed legislation that would have transferred the supervision of the...
Tuesday, 12/20/2011 at 9:38AM
News & Tours

Historic Sharp Park's fate hangs in the balance

For scores of folks in and around San Francisco, a man named Ed Lee is now the most important golfer in the world. Lee is the mayor of San Francisco, said to play the...
Wednesday, 12/14/2011 at 11:19AM
News & Tours

Court system on Sharp Park's side... for now

A preliminary injunction sought by opponents of Sharp Park golf course in Pacifica, Calif., to stop pumping and mowing on half of the 1932 Alister Mackenzie layout -- measures that would have effectively shut...
Wednesday, 11/30/2011 at 10:12AM
Photo Essay

Historic Sharp Park Under Fire

Bill Fields tells the story of Sharp Park golf course in a black and white photo essay
November 2011
Golf Tours & News

Diaz: Hanging In The Balance

The Presidents Cup will shed an important light on the future of public golf in San Francisco
Golf Courses & Golf Travel / Deeds and Weeds

Saving Verdugo Hills

In the July 20 issue of Golf World, we published this story by Geoff Shackelford about Sharp Park, a public golf course in Pacifica, Calif., that has drawn the ire of environmentalists who think the...
Wednesday, 8/5/2009 at 6:38PM
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