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Here is some of the latest news about the Cow Palace and SB-281.

You may also click the button to the right to read quotes from real people or send in your own so our voices can be heard.

What's in the media?

Click on the links below to see recent stories and articles from local news media.

Recent Years Media Appreciation (great articles!):

SF Chronicle - December 23, 2016

"Cow Palace is Bay Area's Working Class Hero"

by Peter Hartlaub

SF Chronicle - September 19, 2015

"Cow Palace 'Alive and Well' With New Paint And More"

by Carl Nolte


Current Media Coverage of the Cow Palace:

SF Business Times: June 21, 2019 - Lawmakers Shelve Effort that Could Have Demolished Cow Palace

Wall Street Journal - May 30, 2019 - The Cow Palace, Out to Pasture (but well worth preserving)

Press Release May 10, 2019 from Authors of SB-281:

"In Light of Significant Progress at Cow Palace, Senator Wiener and Assemblymember Ting to Delay Cow Palace Legislation to Allow for Additional Dialogue" (full text)

SF Weekly May 14, 2019 - Debate turns from guns to housing

San Mateo Daily Journal May 11, 2019 - Cow Palace legislation put on hold

San Francisco Chronicle April 22, 2019 - Cow Palace Belongs
to the People of California

San Mateo Daily Journal (BEST ARTICLE) April 17 - Daly City's Cow Palace...

SF Chronicle, April 16, 2019 - Cow Palace to end gun shows after 2019

CBS News KPIX, April 16, 2019 -  Cow Palace Directors vote to end gun shows


San Mateo Daily, Journal April 16, 2019 - Cow Palace votes to end gun shows


SF Weekly, April 16th 2019 - Cow Palace Board ends gun shows

San Mateo Times, April 30, 2019 - Letter to Editor


KTVU News - Friday March 22

KPIX News - Saturday March 23

Phil Matier KCBS Radio program discussing SB-281 with good clarity on the

Implications of the Joint Powers Authority

SF Board of Supervisor's vote to support SB-281(video clip)

The San Mateo Daily Journal - February 22, 2019 (excellent letter to editor)

Chronicle Article - February 14, 2019

CBS News - February 14, 2019

2015 SF Chronicle - Carl Nolte "Cow Palace Alive and Well"

Young man at the rodeo
The Cow Palace
The Beatles- 1964
Attendees of The Dickens Fair
A food vendor at a themed event
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