Planning

Owner of Mission laundromat sues city over project delays

A Marin property owner who has been trying since 2014 to build…

City Attorney sues developer of Fillmore Heritage Center over unpaid loan

San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera filed a lawsuit Thursday against the…

Excelsior youth say mixed-use housing proposal would feed displacement

Youth from the Excelsior District and surrounding areas protested a controversial mixed-use…

Groups push to guarantee jobs for local residents in proposed Central SoMA plan

Unions and community advocates are pushing for a requirement to help local…

Many wait in hope as city opens latest Navigation Center

“London, my sober, working female friend is living in the park. Please…

SF opens Navigation Center on former Caltrans parking lot to shelter homeless

San Francisco will officially open its latest Navigation Center Friday on a…

Third Baptist Church opposes plans for more housing at historically protected building

An attempt to convert 10 ground-level garage spaces in an apartment building…

SF supes ban cannabis businesses in Chinatown

Some attributed it to reefer madness, others to fears of gentrification, but…

India Basin plans move ahead despite opposition from Russian bath house

The San Francisco Planning Commission advanced a mixed-use development Thursday that will…

Hunters Point Shipyard homeowners announce lawsuit against developer, say ‘we were duped’

Homeowners at the Hunters Point Shipyard have filed a lawsuit against the…

Supervisors move to ban workplace cafeterias

New city tech workers dreaming of dining in workplace cafeterias may soon…

New public toilet design reflects a modern city

The Parisian chic public toilets scattered about San Francisco could be refashioned…

SF tweaks density bonus program to boost affordable housing development

To encourage more developers to use San Francisco’s one-year-old program that allows…

Shipyard residents call radioactivity scan launched by state health department ‘inadequate’

A state Department of Public Health effort to scan a residential development…

Supervisors back Chinatown pot ban despite Planning Commission objections

The Planning Commission is not high on the idea, but a ban…

Report: Multi-family housing concentrated in one part of the city

The bulk of San Francisco’s multi-family housing is concentrated in just one…

Support grows for housing project with ‘mother of all mixed-incomes’ on northeast parking lots

An affordable housing development that would transform two parking lots in San…

Supes begin review of Central SoMa plan expected to add 8K homes, 33K jobs

After nearly eight years of planning, San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors is…

Testing plan released for residential site at Hunters Point Ship does not include homes

The California Department of Public Health on Friday released a plan for…