Van Ness BRT

Supervisor Aaron Peskin is facing a lone challenger, Tim Donnelly, for his District 3 seat on the San Francisco Board of Supervisors. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Peskin faces one challenger in quest for four-year term as supervisor

After defeating Mayor Ed Lee’s appointee to the Board of Supervisors last…


Some of the historic lamp posts and most of the 193 trees along the sidewalk, including trees on the median of Van Ness Avenue, will need to be removed for the construction of the Van Ness Bus Rapid Transit Project. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Effort ramps up to save historic Van Ness Avenue street lamps from Muni

Former Mayor Willie Brown has joined in the fray over the controversial…


miKE koozmin/the s.f. examinerThe Geary bus rapid transit system would see dedicated center lanes with dual medians blocking surrounding traffic in the Richmond and curbside lanes where the corridor has grade-separation at the Masonic Avenue and Fillmore Street intersections.

Bus rapid transit expert sees room for improvement on SF system

Years of painstaking work and community input have moved two major San…