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Beach Chalet athletic fields at Golden Gate Park in San Francisco. (CBS)

Activists, Developers And Parents Go To Court In Golden Gate Park Turf War

The battle over what should be done to the Beach Chalet soccer fields in Golden Gate Park was fought out in San Francisco Superior Court on Friday.

08/19/2013

Plastic Bag

San Francisco Sued Over Plastic Bag Ban

San Francisco is being sued over its recently expanded ban on plastic bags.

03/01/2012

An Oracle Racing AC45 practices in the San Francisco Bay on February 21, 2012. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Former SF Supes President Peskin Sues Over America’s Cup Race

The former president of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors has filed a lawsuit seeking a new environmental review of the America’s Cup sailing race.

02/24/2012

US challenger BMW Oracle Racing giant trimaran sails during the second race of the 33rd America's Cup off Valencia's coast on February 14, 2010 in Valencia, Spain.

Sierra Club Challenges SF Approval Of America’s Cup Environmental Impact Report

The group’s San Francisco chapter cites concerns about pollution and other aspects of America’s Cup-related construction projects.

01/06/2012

A boat competes in the Rolex Big Boat Series sailing regatta hosted by the St. Francis Yacht Club on September 9, 2011 in San Francisco, California. San Francisco will host the America's Cup in 2013.

SF Commission OKs Environmental Impact Report For America’s Cup; Opponents Appeal

Neighborhood and environmental groups Friday filed an appeal of the final environmental impact report for the 34th America’s Cup sailing race in San Francisco, the same day Mayor Ed Lee announced a new development agreement with race organizers.

12/16/2011

The Oakland Coliseum ahead of an Athletics game. (AP)

Oakland OKs Ballpark Environmental Study

Oakland is moving forward with its plan to keep the A’s in Oakland, as the city council voted 6-2 on Tuesday to green light an Environmental Impact Report for a waterfront ballpark.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–12/22/2010

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