Department of Public Works

Public Works to crack down on illegal Chariot signs

Sandwich boards stationed at sidewalks across San Francisco by shuttle company Chariot…

 

Homeless call for moratorium on tent sweeps and better housing plan

Homeless residents and their supporters gathered in the Mission district on Thursday…

 

Mayor Lee is turning San Francisco into a Dickens novel

It’s 8:20 on Tuesday morning, and Division Street is awash with reporters,…

 

San Francisco struggling to open additional Navigation Centers

One day after San Francisco swept the homeless and their tents from…

Crews implement largest cleanup yet of encampment along Division Street

Public works crews early Tuesday morning began the largest cleanup to date…

Mayor Lee proposes $350M June bond for animal shelter, pysch unit, ambulances

Just months after voters approved Mayor Ed Lee’s November affordable housing bond,…

San Francisco to double litter fee on cigarette sales

For the first time since imposing a litter fee on the purchases…

Opposition poised to doom San Francisco’s new jail

San Francisco’s jail proposal could be doomed after six members of the…

Vote on controversial new jail comes earlier than expected

Earlier than expected, a vote on whether to build a new $380…

Supervisors vote to extend Pit-Stop toilet program on Tenderloin streets

The streets of the Tenderloin are getting relief from human waste with…

SF eases removal of problematic ficus trees as new storm approaches

Removing at-risk ficus trees in San Francisco just got easier for property…

Final phase of Broadway streetscape improvements set for ‘heart of Chinatown’

One of the busiest areas of Chinatown, the most densely populated neighborhood…

AT&T utility boxes receive heat from some SF residents

While the installation of hundreds of AT&T utility boxes on sidewalks throughout…

Condition of SF streets shows improvement

A record number of San Francisco’s pothole-punctured, eroding roadways saw repair last…

SF trash rates would increase for many under new proposal

A new trash rate proposal being discussed today could lead to higher…

Proposed new food truck rules in San Francisco seek to please both mobile and stationary eateries

San Francisco’s mobile food movement pleases palates with curbside delicacies such as…

Condo conversion bypass will help housing needs San Francisco

Discussions of housing in San Francisco often pit the needs of moderate-…

Public Works asking more residents to take custody, pay for tree care

The City continues to plant and replace trees on streets, yet it’s…

S.F. tells LGBT group flag tribute could cost $1,500

If you want to fly a flag at half-staff for an occasion…

SF food truck rules don’t hit the spot for restaurateurs, mobile vendors

Some restaurant owners want The City’s guidelines for food trucks sent back…