South of Market

Mayor London Breed speaks with a homeless man during a walking tour of the South of Market district. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Mayor London Breed takes a walking tour through SoMa

The Mayor and Fix-It director Sandra Zuniga took reporters along a walking…

 

A sinkhole swallowed a truck Friday in South of Market (Gregg Welk/KPIX)

Sinkhole opens up beneath truck in SoMa

A sinkhole opened up beneath a construction truck in South of Market…

 

The All Star Donuts shop at 5th and Folsom streets is slated to close. (Aleah Fajardo/ Special to S.F. Examiner)

Proposed hotel could displace longtime SF donut shop

The possible closure of a longtime donut shop could leave a hole…

 

The San Francisco Flower Mart in San Francisco's SoMa District seen Thursday, September 8, 2016. (Wesaam Al-Badry/Special to S.F. Examiner)

SF Flower Mart development proposal ‘too monotonous,’ city planners say

City planners are concerned about the size and bulk of parking included…

The San Francisco Flower Mart in San Francisco's SoMa District seen Thursday, September 8, 2016. (Wesaam Al-Badry/Special to S.F. Examiner)
A housing development at 900 Folsom St. in South of Market. (Mike Koozmin/2014 S.F. Examiner)

New SoMa plan could produce $2B for SF

San Francisco hopes to change city rules for part of the South…

A housing development at 900 Folsom St. in South of Market. (Mike Koozmin/2014 S.F. Examiner)
The Recreation and Park Commission’s capital committee will discuss the purchase of a half-acre site at Minna and Natoma streets, pictured, in the western South of Market area. (Rachael Garner/Special to S.F. Examiner)

SF looks to buy South of Market half-acre site for $10M for new park

Amid an ongoing housing crisis and soaring real estate costs, San Francisco…

The Recreation and Park Commission’s capital committee will discuss the purchase of a half-acre site at Minna and Natoma streets, pictured, in the western South of Market area. (Rachael Garner/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Remi Lacey stands in the Hall of Justice Tuesday, June 14, 2016 while holding a photo of her mother-in-law, Mitzi Campbell, who was fatally stabbed June 10 while working on a construction site near 5th and Folsom streets in San Francisco, Calif. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Arraignment postponed for defendants accused of killing construction worker

The arraignment of two homeless people arrested and charged in connection with…

Remi Lacey stands in the Hall of Justice Tuesday, June 14, 2016 while holding a photo of her mother-in-law, Mitzi Campbell, who was fatally stabbed June 10 while working on a construction site near 5th and Folsom streets in San Francisco, Calif. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
A female construction worker was fatally stabbed on Friday outside Harvey's Place liquor store in SoMa, according to police. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Suspects in fatal stabbing of construction worker linked to another crime in SF

Two suspects arrested in connection with the fatal stabbing of a construction…

A female construction worker was fatally stabbed on Friday outside Harvey's Place liquor store in SoMa, according to police. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Pedestrians walk by as crews investigate the scene where a woman was fatally stabbed near the corner of Shipley and Folsom streets in San Francisco, Calif. Friday, June 10, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Construction worker fatally stabbed in SoMa ID’d; suspects arrested

Two suspects have been arrested following the fatal stabbing of a construction…

Pedestrians walk by as crews investigate the scene where a woman was fatally stabbed near the corner of Shipley and Folsom streets in San Francisco, Calif. Friday, June 10, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Police investigate a homicide late Monday night at Sixth and Minna streets. (Courtesy Bryan Carmody)

UPDATE: Man fatally shot in South of Market ID’d

A 32-year-old man was shot and killed late Monday night in the…

Police investigate a homicide late Monday night at Sixth and Minna streets. (Courtesy Bryan Carmody)

Witnesses chase down driver who fled after SoMa crash

San Francisco police arrested a man who tried to flee after he…

The Green Benefit District helped create a new park in The City, called Angel Alley, on Tennessee Street between 22nd and Tubbs streets. The park officially opens Saturday.(Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Unique SF benefit district sees fruits of its labor

What was once a blighted alley in the Dogpatch neighborhood has been…

The Green Benefit District helped create a new park in The City, called Angel Alley, on Tennessee Street between 22nd and Tubbs streets. The park officially opens Saturday.(Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)
The Old Mint is located at Fifth and Mission streets. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photo)

California Historical Society will lead effort to restore SF’s Old Mint

Restoration of the Old U.S. Mint in San Francisco’s South of Market…

The Old Mint is located at Fifth and Mission streets. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photo)

Woman assaulted by driver of car she thought was a ride-hail

A 22-year-old woman had a scare when she thought she entered a…

Pedestrian’s finger nearly severed in early morning SoMa hit-and-run

A woman's finger was nearly severed when a vehicle struck her as…

Meth smoking man struck with bat, robbed in SoMa

A 47-year-old man reportedly went underneath a South of Market on-ramp to…

Man attacked with butcher knife in SoMa

A 35-year-old woman is suspected of attacking an older man with a…

Two shot outside SoMa nightclub

Two men were shot outside a nightclub on a busy South of…

Ulysses Davis  (Courtesy SFPD)

Most wanted fugitive arrested by SF police on suspicion of weapons offenses

A man on the U.S. Marshals Service most wanted list of fugitives…

Ulysses Davis  (Courtesy SFPD)
A rendering of San Francisco shows the newly approved high-rise building at 75 Howard St. (Courtesy Steelblue)

Board of Supervisors approves major SoMa developments

Hundreds of new homes are in the pipeline for San Francisco after…

A rendering of San Francisco shows the newly approved high-rise building at 75 Howard St. (Courtesy Steelblue)