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Atlanta-based commercial real estate developer Jamestown is seeking to turn the historic Pier 29 bulkhead building into a mini-mall full of retail kiosks and an upscale wine bar and brewery. (Mike Koozmin/2012 S.F. Examiner file photo)

No mall on the waterfront

It’s like deja vu all over again on San Francisco’s waterfront. A…

 

San Francisco’s seawall, seen near Pier 7 along The Embarcadero, is more susceptible to earthquake damage than previously thought. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Seismic risk found in San Francisco’s waterfront foundation, report shows

A major earthquake could significantly impact the foundation of San Francisco’s waterfront…

 

Teatro ZinZanni and its famed Spiegel tent are exploring the possibility of returning to San Francisco’s waterfront. (Courtesy Michael Craft)

SF planners question second act for historic Teatro ZinZanni tent

San Francisco planners are hesitant to let the much-beloved Teatro ZinZanni tent…

 

The Port of San Francisco has proposed investing $62.9 million for 28 projects along The City’s waterfront. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/ Special to S.F. Examiner)

SF Port plans unprecedented spending on waterfront improvements

The Port of San Francisco plans to significantly increase its spending on…

The Port of San Francisco has proposed investing $62.9 million for 28 projects along The City’s waterfront. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/ Special to S.F. Examiner)
Eleni Kounalakis U.S. STATE DEPARTMENT PHOTO

Mayor Ed Lee’s Port Commission pick sails through board committee

Mayor Ed Lee’s Port Commission appointment to fill the seat vacated by…

Eleni Kounalakis U.S. STATE DEPARTMENT PHOTO
San Francisco's ever-changing Mission Bay neighborhood is rich with history and potential for the future. (Courtesy Todd Quam 2015/District Development)

Journey with Walk SF through Mission Bay

If there’s one constant in San Francisco, it’s change. Perhaps no place…

San Francisco's ever-changing Mission Bay neighborhood is rich with history and potential for the future. (Courtesy Todd Quam 2015/District Development)
Port officials are requesting proposals for the Pier 29 Bulkhead Building. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photo)

SF Port seeks new tenant for Pier 29 building

Port officials are looking for a new tenant that will offer a…

Port officials are requesting proposals for the Pier 29 Bulkhead Building. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photo)
During a press conference highlighting the successes of the San Francisco Navigation Center, Victor Frazier tells his story about the Center's positive impact on his life. (Kevin Kelleher/Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Mayor Ed Lee adds $3M to expand homeless navigation sites

In the five months since it opened, the Navigation Center in the…

During a press conference highlighting the successes of the San Francisco Navigation Center, Victor Frazier tells his story about the Center's positive impact on his life. (Kevin Kelleher/Special to the S.F. Examiner)
An artist's rendering of the Mission Rock project is shown here. COURTESY SF GIANTS

Giants’ Mission Rock initiative submits signatures for November election

Supporters of an initiative to raise the height limit where the Giants…

An artist's rendering of the Mission Rock project is shown here. COURTESY SF GIANTS
Michael Ares

SF waterfront welcomes new open space

San Francisco’s northeastern waterfront has new public space just in time for…

Michael Ares

Will the Giants rush to a new Wall on the Waterfront?

In June, on the heels of voters’ rejection of luxury waterfront condos…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner File PhotoProp. B

Judge allows lawsuit challenging Prop B to go forward

A lawsuit by the State Lands Commission challenging whether voters can weigh…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner File PhotoProp. B
Mike Koozmin/2014 S.F. Examiner file photoThe Warriors abandoned a proposed arena site along The Embarcadero and moved down the waterfront to Mission Bay.

Court documents spell out economic, statewide impacts of SF waterfront-heights measure

A San Francisco ballot measure passed last year that requires voter approval…

Mike Koozmin/2014 S.F. Examiner file photoThe Warriors abandoned a proposed arena site along The Embarcadero and moved down the waterfront to Mission Bay.
City Attorney Dennis Herrera has filed a pre-trial brief stating that a lawsuit challenging the validity of Prop. B has no merit.

SF seeks to have lawsuit challenging Prop B dismissed

City Attorney Dennis Herrera is asking a judge to throw out a…

City Attorney Dennis Herrera has filed a pre-trial brief stating that a lawsuit challenging the validity of Prop. B has no merit.
Larry W. Smith/Pool Photo via APGolden State Warriors guard Andre Iguodala (9) shoots over Cleveland Cavaliers forward James Jones (1) during the first half of Game 4 of basketball's NBA Finals in Cleveland

Warriors release ground-level draft designs for new arena

The first street-level images of the future Golden State Warriors Mission Bay…

Larry W. Smith/Pool Photo via APGolden State Warriors guard Andre Iguodala (9) shoots over Cleveland Cavaliers forward James Jones (1) during the first half of Game 4 of basketball's NBA Finals in Cleveland
An informational hearing is scheduled for Thursday's Planning Commission meeting on the planned Pier 70 mixed-use development. (Courtesy Port of San Francisco)

Lawsuit challenging Prop. B leaves Pier 70 development initiative uncertain

San Francisco's waterfront property is swimming in uncharted waters. With the legality…

An informational hearing is scheduled for Thursday's Planning Commission meeting on the planned Pier 70 mixed-use development. (Courtesy Port of San Francisco)
Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photoSan Francisco locals' use of the word “native” should be interpreted as shorthand for wishing to preserve their roots.

SF defiant over State Lands Commission lawsuit against Prop. B

The City has promised to aggressively defend a measure passed last month…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photoSan Francisco locals' use of the word “native” should be interpreted as shorthand for wishing to preserve their roots.
Mike Koozmin/the s.f. examinerPort of San Francisco officials are considering ways to maximize revenue at the $100 million James R. Herman Cruise Terminal even as construction continues at the site.

Port banks on parties to make cruise terminal profit

When it opens in September, The City's new $100 million cruise ship…

Mike Koozmin/the s.f. examinerPort of San Francisco officials are considering ways to maximize revenue at the $100 million James R. Herman Cruise Terminal even as construction continues at the site.
Larry W. Smith/Pool Photo via APGolden State Warriors guard Andre Iguodala (9) shoots over Cleveland Cavaliers forward James Jones (1) during the first half of Game 4 of basketball's NBA Finals in Cleveland

Warriors nix waterfront arena, buy Salesforce Mission Bay site instead

The Warriors have purchased land in Mission Bay for a planned San…

Larry W. Smith/Pool Photo via APGolden State Warriors guard Andre Iguodala (9) shoots over Cleveland Cavaliers forward James Jones (1) during the first half of Game 4 of basketball's NBA Finals in Cleveland