San Francisco Planning Commission

Application to convert SROs to tourist hotels meets with opposition

The San Francisco Planning Commission will consider an application Thursday to convert…

 

Planning Commission power vacuum may endanger housing projects

Welcome, folks, to the newly hobbled San Francisco Planning Commission. Housing proposals…

 

New site for SF waste will not require environmental impact report

Transporting 1,100 tons of waste collected from San Francisco residents an additional…

One longtime SF planning commissioner may be out as another keeps her seat

A continued shakeup of the San Francisco Planning Commission could mean one…

Medical marijuana dispensaries could open in new parts of SF under proposal

The real estate in San Francisco available to medical cannabis dispensaries could…

Proposal to legalize in-law units in the Castro moves forward

Pilot legislation aimed at increasing the rental stock in the Castro by…

Proposal would ban some new liquor businesses on Broadway in North Beach

Two blocks in North Beach, which are bedecked with overhead neon signs,…

Revised Union Square Apple store plan moves forward

Despite concerns from the Planning Commission on a required code change, a…

SF planners gaining better understanding of chain stores in city

Chains account for only 11 percent of all stores in San Francisco.…

SF makes plan to plant more trees, take responsibility of existing ones

For a city that prides itself on being green, San Francisco is…

Project changes, $60K donation might have ended Nob Hill condo project fight

A nearly 10-year struggle over the demolition of a 101-year-old Methodist church…

Hayes Valley could gain grocery, but supervisor worries about affordability

A massive Hayes Valley development that could bring a large grocer to…

San Francisco needs to revitalize Japantown, preserve its cultural identity

<p>Out on Geary Boulevard, not far from Van Ness Avenue, a clump…

Bacon Bacon ready to fight, reopen restaurant

Jim Angelus is trying to bring his bacon home. The owner of…

Pet food outlet proposal renews fight over chains

Four years ago, a pack of pet food store owners mobilized to…

Mexican Museum, condo project get key city sign-off

One of the largest proposed condominium tower projects in recent years —…

California College of the Arts cleared for SF expansion

California College of the Arts, which has been in Potrero Hill since…

Revamp proposal for Alexandria Theater in San Francisco up for key approval

The Alexandria Theater in the Richmond district has been closed for nearly…

Hearing on new rules for San Francisco project appeals marked by confusion

Uncertainty and frustration reigned for hours on Thursday at the Planning Commission,…