Tag: Polk Street

Peskin faces one challenger in quest for four-year term as supervisor

After defeating Mayor Ed Lee’s appointee to the Board of Supervisors last year, Aaron Peskin served for just one year…

2 years ago

Man lit on fire on Polk Street

A man was doused with lighter fluid and set on fire on San Francisco's Polk Street early Thursday morning, according…

2 years ago

New sinkhole opens up on Polk Street

A new sinkhole opened up on a San Francisco street Thursday, but utility officials say it is much smaller than…

2 years ago

San Francisco may expand chain store ban to Polk Street neighborhood

Amid an effort by Whole Foods to move into the Polk Street neighborhood, recently elected Supervisor Aaron Peskin has introduced…

3 years ago

Long battle results in protected bicycle lanes for Polk Street

With the unanimous approval of protected bicycle lanes along Polk Street by the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency board of…

4 years ago

Lack of protected bike lanes on Polk Street plan keeps debate lively

For nearly two hours Friday, the future of Polk Street was debated at City Hall as merchants, residents and bicyclists…

4 years ago

Merchants, bicyclists continue to wage battle over Polk Street redesign

San Francisco's popular Polk Street corridor is on the road toward a significant transformation to make it safer for bicyclists…

4 years ago

Bike activists to keep track of corridor injuries in opposition to Polk Street plan

Angered that The City has revised an ambitious plan to transform Polk Street into a safer roadway, a bicyclist advocacy…

4 years ago