San Francisco Planning Department

Here’s how to combat San Francisco’s affordable housing crisis

The San Francisco Planning Department is under pressure from all sides to…

 

Bayview landlord to pay $2M to settle city lawsuit over ‘unsafe’ veteran housing

A landlord has agreed to pay San Francisco $2 million to settle…

 

How do you envision transit infrastructure along the Embarcadero?

Do you commute, walk, skate, bike or drive along the Embarcadero? If…

 

SF to hold 'ugliest lawn' competition in response to drought

Beautifully manicured, green lawns requiring constant watering could win an ugliest yard…

Cottage industry: The ups and downs of building backyard homes in SF

The simplest solution to San Francisco's housing crisis, development advocates say, is…

SF grants another extension to Academy of Art University over code violations

Earlier this year, it seemed San Francisco code enforcers had finally had…

SF apartment project planned near freeway

The intersection of Ninth and Bryant streets — where U.S. Highway 101…

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

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

SF rental stock directive met with some resistance

Early last month, The City’s bureaucratic gears shifted to quicken how regulators…

Planning officials to study possible teardown of I-280 segment for rail connection

A stretch of Interstate 280, aka the John F. Foran Freeway, dissects…

SF explores an ecodistrict idea for South of Market

The city of tomorrow — the future — has a long history.…

San Francisco needs to revitalize Japantown, preserve its cultural identity

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

S.F.'s parklets program learns from failure, moves ahead

On Haight Street, two new parking spaces where a parklet was recently…

Neighbors still challenging proposed San Francisco housing development

A 6,300-square-foot space slated for development near Twin Peaks is again meeting…

Doelger Building in Sunset receives initial landmark approval

  The Doelger Building, the former headquarters of one of the most…

New San Francisco hotel planned for Moscone Center area

A new, 220-room hotel could spring up in South of Market right…

San Francisco Planning Department working to clear path for real estate projects

The cranes currently dotting San Francisco’s skyline are just the beginning of…

San Francisco's historic Duboce Park neighborhood could be landmarked

The architectural details on the houses immediately north of Duboce Park reveal…

Twitter co-founder’s attempt to raze, rebuild house is riling up neighbors

Twitter co-founder Evan Williams hopes to tear down his $3 million home…

Appeal tangles San Francisco’s plans for America’s Cup

An appeal of the America’s Cup environmental impact report was officially filed…