In the middle of California’s historic drought, thousands of gallons of drinkable water an hour are being used to control dust at the Candlestick Park Demolition site. But despite earlier statements from a San Francisco Public Utilities Commission spokesperson to local papers, the developer conducting the spraying appears to have done nothing wrong.
The plan to demolishing Candlestick Park and build new development on the site is running into increased opposition.
Some people in San Francisco’s Bayview District are worried about potential health effects from the tear down of Candlestick Park.
A $22 million passenger ferry facility will be built on the Mare Island waterfront before 2015, Vallejo officials announced Wednesday.
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee flew to China on Friday where he’ll court Chinese banks for a housing development loan as well as a Chinese airline for new flights to SFO.
The contribution marks the first installment of $37.5 million dedicated for those purposes, and Mayor Ed Lee, who spoke at a ceremony at City Hall Thursday morning celebrating the donation, said he intends to ensure that promise is met.