Justin Herman Plaza
Protesters blocked Market Street after police set up barricades at Justin Herman Plaza Thursday afternoon and then took them down a short time later.
Members of Occupy SF were on edge at San Francisco’s Justin Herman Plaza Thursday as a reported noon deadline set by city officials to vacate the area came and went.
Occupy SF protesters faced an 8:00 a.m. deadline Wednesday to move from their encampment at the foot of Market St. to a vacant school in the Mission District.
Occupy SF protesters are meeting Tuesday evening to decide if they will move from Justin Herman Plaza to a location in San Francisco’s Mission District.
Mayor Ed Lee explains his strategy of patience when it comes to dealing with Occupy SF protesters and his hopes of relocating the encampment.
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee reportedly wants the city’s Occupy protestors to move to the Mission.
San Francisco public works crews have removed tents at two Occupy encampments in the city.
San Francisco’s public health department has declared the Occupy San Francisco encampment in Justin Herman Plaza a public health nuisance.
Protesters at the Occupy San Francisco movement have significantly cut back on the number of the tents at their encampment, reducing tensions of a possible raid.
Poor sanitation and evidence of lice and fleas at the Occupy San Francisco encampment endanger the health of everyone in the overcrowded, makeshift tent city at Justin Herman Plaza, public health officials said Wednesday.