South San Francisco, CA August 10, 2016 from ESC FB
Last week Vladimir Funk posted this question to our Facebook page and the responses were interesting. It seems our foggy cold weather didn’t go unnoticed, but neither did our hard working industrious home grown roots! Please feel free to add yours too!
Hey Everything South City, was just wondering if you can post the following question that I have. I think it would be a great opportunity to inspire thought and community: “If you could describe South City to someone who has never been here, what would be 3 adjectives that characterize South City?”
Carol Turpin wonderful, cool, friendly
Elena Jara Mom and pop , original , charming
Deb Wilborn foggy, modern, diverse
Monica Burke Unique,cold, friendly
Shirley McGill Foggy, cold and safe.
Mason Goldman Windy, cold, comfortable.
Brandi Magner Homey, diverse and comfortable
Patricia Baker Windy and gritty
Valerie Lambertson Historical, safe, wonderful
Judy Albonico Kraus windy, foggy, home!!!
Beata Morena Home Sweet Home
Renee Gomes Friendly, safe, home
Gloria Garcia-Licea Cool, home, everything
Patty Gomez Safe, foggy, and windy
Edwin Tomas Arriola Diverse, windy, little lucca’s
John W. Matney Blue collar soul
Michelle Bissell Morgan Sign Hill, old school, original roots ?
Weinerd Pretzel In da hood
Michele Corum Diverse, community, home
Cristina German It’s Lit bruh
Lynn Wright Architecturally, culturally diverse
Patricia Lorena Castillo Too expensive for me. Love living here
Kevin Mullin Real, Authentic, & Industrious
Danielle Howard Home grown community!
Hawley Pourtau Ssf,4,life…
Patty Martinez Industrial, Coastal, Views ?
Steve Carey Independent, aware, determined
Kimberly Butcher Work in progress
Vladimir Funk homegrown, bold, optimistic
Natalie Peterson Cedeno Close to SF for sightseeing, diverse, safe
Marta Fajardo Sangervasi Windy, cold, gray
Maria D Reynoso Cloudy Close to SF Diverse
Randy Quok Biotechnology, fog, and the best CERT in the Bay Area.
Amanda Kesner-Hays Biotech, Safe, Home. ❤️
Wes Sharp Better than DalyCity.(I did live there for 25 years).
Maria Alston Hard-working, simple, family-focused
Geralyn Kavanagh Middle class, working class, family .
Avalos Alfredo Candido Nelson Drugs alcohol and cops
Nori Jabba Surprising, growing, business-friendly
Alan Lopez Tacos. Elotero. Tacos
Sharon Sumner Albera Small Town Feeling, Lots to do, Good Neighborhoods
Michelle Staedler-Escude Great place to grow up in.
Dennis McGuirk Family, hard working, friendly just good people
Dee Dee Eller Miss my home town!
Elisa Natalie Familias, hardworking, windy
Bob Padilla The middle of the bay
Maureen Bradley Lynch If I could describe South City… originally from back East and lived in SF.. when we moved to South San Francisco I felt at home… they are down home people.. people I was use to back east…it is close to the freeway for work…and just get diversity.. great place…
Toni Thanos Home grown feeling
Arturo Del Rio Windy, Family, Sandwitches
Tim Martinez Foggy, fun, tuff
Ren Felix- Kader #birthplaceofbiotechnology #diversity #greatcommunity
Anita Marquez South Cool, breezy, community
Diedra Walker Weather, home, comfortable ?
Maggie Granero Unpretentious; gritty; loyal–circa 1977.
Ava Marie Romero It can be chilly but it can be sunny. Great walking distance to farmers market and grocery stores and great public transportation access. New York has subways south san Francisco has samtrans and bart make sense
1. Small City
2. Melting Pot
4. Friendly (correction made)
Rob Bell Quaint Clean Safe
Debbie Aponte-Volkman Best Mexican food
3. the tapatilla
5. Tamale lady
Carmen Rivera Windy & foggy!
Doug Imura Family town , cold
Luis EL Chele Alvarado Paradise
Irma Ruiz Pene Windy , sunny , Home ❤
Sarah Angela Berkeley welcoming, cold, and enlightening
Annie Theodos foggy, tight-knit, rugged
Andy Marie Gonzales Cold, shitty and ratchet, but it’s home! ❤️❤️❤️
King Polothakid Victor ? ? ? lol totally true
Irene Tsobanakis Best. City. Ever. 🙂 I truly love it here. Three words are not enough, but if I had to pick only three words, I’d say refreshing, industrious, congenial. <3
Michele Scott Windy — loud planes — nice town