SF tweaks density bonus program to boost affordable housing development

To encourage more developers to use San Francisco’s one-year-old program that allows denser development in exchange for increased affordable housing…

4 months ago

Alleged ‘Rideshare Rapist’ ordered held without bail

A former Lyft driver who police nicknamed the “Rideshare Rapist” appeared in court for the first time Tuesday after being…

4 months ago

City approves tour bus ban near ‘Full House’ house

“Cut it out!” That’s a popular catch-phrase from the 1990s sitcom Full House, but also the sentiment of irate neighbors…

4 months ago

Golden State Warriors reach agreement on Steve Kerr extension

Soon after the Golden State Warriors returned from winning a second-straight NBA title in Cleveland, general manager Bob Myers said…

4 months ago

Townsend corridor bicycle safety measures to be constructed

San Francisco’s cyclists won an unexpected victory Tuesday when the city reversed its decision to delay bike safety improvements on…

4 months ago

Driver strikes pedestrian in Outer Sunset, 1 suffers life-threatening injuries

A person was rushed to the hospital with life-threatening injuries on Tuesday morning after a vehicle struck a pedestrian in…

4 months ago

‘Ghost bike’ laid at site where pedicab operator struck, killed — surviving friends call for action

Friends of a recently killed pedicab operator are calling on The City to make the Embarcadero safer. Kevin Manning, 66…

4 months ago

Peskin expands SF rideshare tax to include self-driving vehicle companies, e-commerce websites

A gross receipts tax on so-called “rideshares” in San Francisco for this November’s ballot — including Uber and Lyft —…

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