Bus line extensions to Pier 70, bike-sharing stations, separated pedestrian pathways and transit hubs in the Dogpatch neighborhood are all part of a new Muni plan to improve transportation access to the rapidly growing Bay waterfront. Read More
A man was caught carting around 600 pounds of stolen copper wire Tuesday after he attempted to sell a clearly stamped Department of Public Works manhole cover to a Dogpatch recycling center, police said. Read More
The future of San Francisco’s dilapidated Pier 70 is coming into focus in advance of today’s Board of Supervisors committee vote on the financial terms of a planned $58.5 million rehab of historic buildings along the central, southern waterfront. Read More
In the early 20th century, the Dogpatch neighborhood south of AT&T Park was mainly home to Irish immigrants who worked in the factories and dry docks along the eastern waterfront. Now that many of the warehouses have been converted to condominiums, the local saloons have begun to cater to a new clientele. But one intriguing outpost is Poquito, a restaurant and bar devoted to the cuisine and alcohol of Latin America, the Caribbean and Spain. Read More
Street tinkler now has toilet in jail cell
He was pissed in more ways than one.
Authorities said a drunken man who was urinating at the back of a building in Half Moon Bay on Sunday exposed himself to a woman who caught him red-handed.
Sheriff’s deputies responding to the 500 block of Kelly Avenue about 7:45 p.m. determined that the man was “too intoxicated to care for himself.” Read More
When Margherita Stewart Sagan and Sheryl Rogat decided to open a restaurant six years ago in the Dogpatch, none of their friends knew where the neighborhood was.
Now, Piccino Cafe is a neighborhood staple and has grown from just 25 seats to more than 100 in a brand-new building. Sagan said the Dogpatch was the right fit for the business they wanted to establish. Read More
A two-alarm fire caused an estimated $200,000 in damage to a former police station in San Francisco's Dogpatch neighborhood on Tuesday, a fire department spokeswoman said.
The fire was reported at 1:06 p.m. at 2300 Third St., located on the southwest corner of Third and 20th streets.
The blaze was extinguished in about an hour and did not injure any firefighters or civilians, fire spokeswoman Mindy Talmadge said Wednesday. Read More
A man who was arrested for burglary Thursday whined to cops that his “lookout” partner had done a poor job, San Francisco police said.The man was arrested on suspicion of burglarizing the Dogpatch Saloon on Third Street in the Bayview at about 6:30 a.m. Read More
Despite the outraged protests of neighborhood residents, the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency plans to install 5,000 new parking meters in the Dogpatch, Mission Bay and Mission neighborhoods. Read More
Three construction workers were seriously injured after drying concrete fell on them, causing the trio to plunge three stories at a construction site in the Dogpatch neighborhood Wednesday morning.The accident was reported shortly before 8 a.m. at a six-story building at 2235 Third St.Fire Department Battalion Chief Charles Crane said the accident happened as workers were pouring concrete on the building’s roof. Read More