Potential parkland locations for Showplace Square identified

City planners asked residents to help them decide where new parkland should be built in the Showplace Square district.

Planners identified eight potential public open-space locations in Showplace Square, which is roughly bordered by Seventh, Mariposa and Vermont streets in the South of Market neighborhood.

Residents can e-mail their preferred park locations to planner Steve Wertheim by Jan. 15.

More safe sites for people living in vehicles proposed

“This is not a new model; this is something that’s been utilized around the country.”

Homelessness dipped in San Francisco during pandemic

“Our investments in shelter and housing are resulting in improvements in the lives of people experiencing homelessness and conditions on our streets.”

An Australian gem’s emotional night at the Fillmore

Orchestral arrangements amplify resonance of Gang of Youths’ material