Groups opposed to an artificial turf project at the Beach Chalet soccer fields announced Monday that they will appeal the project to the Board of Supervisors.
The Recreation and Park Commission and the Planning Commission on May 24 approved replacing the grass fields in Golden Gate Park with synthetic turf and adding lights to the playing area. Read More
Today's daily outrage is about fake grass and its potential for lead poisoning.
WHO: Artificial turf manufacturers
WHAT: Three top makers of fake grass allegedly violated state law by knowingly failing to disclose that their products contain lead, according to a lawsuit filed by state Attorney General Jerry Brown this week. Read More