Mid-Market

Protest over San Francisco artist tenant evictions (Margie Shafer/CBS)

San Francisco Artists’ Protest Eviction Notice From Market Street Space

Artist tenants in a mid-Market area building have been given a 30 day eviction notice. But they’re not going without a fight.

10 hours ago

Del Seymour gives tech workers tours of the Tenderloin neighborhood of San Francisco (CBS)

Tour Guide Hopes To Bridge Gap Between San Francisco Tech Workers, Tenderloin

It seems like a long way from the plush high-tech lifestyle of San Francisco to life on the streets, but it’s not. It’s right next door.

03/09/2015

Current SFPD district map (courtesy sf-police.org)

SFPD Re-Drawing District Lines To Reflect Population Shifts, Reduce Response Times

The once a decade process has begun in San Francisco to redraw the lines of the city’s 10 district police stations with a shift to the south for population explosions in SoMa and Mission Bay expected.

01/05/2015

A bicyclist rides her bicycle down Market Street in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

2 Hospitalized After Vehicle Hits Traffic Light Pole, Then Pedestrian Near Market & 7th In SF

Two people were hospitalized after a driver struck a traffic signal pole and then a pedestrian in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood Wednesday afternoon.

11/26/2014

A sign is posted outside of the Twitter headquarters on October 25, 2013 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Survey Says Twitter Headquartered In San Francisco’s ‘Dirtiest’ Commercial Corridor

The four-block stretch of San Francisco’s Market Street from 7th to 11th streets is the dirtiest commercial corridor according to a new survey by city controller’s office.

11/24/2014

A view of Market Street heading east toward the Ferry Building in San Francisco. (CBS)

$150 Million Retail Development Breaks Ground At San Francisco’s 6th And Market

A long-delayed $150 million project to further energize the rapidly transitioning mid-Market area of San Francisco broke ground on Wednesday. The Dallas developer says Market Street Place will be an experience.

11/12/2014

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Twitter Awaits San Francisco Officials’ Review Of Proposal To Build Sky Bridge Walkway

Twitter wants to build a sky bridge to connect the two buildings that make up its San Francisco headquarters to help save employees time in moving from one building to another.

11/05/2014

A sign is posted outside of the Twitter headquarters on October 25, 2013 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco’s Controversial ‘Twitter Tax Break’ Is Working, Report Finds

Supporters of a tax break intended to lure Twitter to San Francisco’s blighted mid-Market neighborhood are pointing to a new report as an indicator of its success.

10/28/2014

A sign is posted outside of the Twitter headquarters on October 25, 2013 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Twitter Finalizes SF Location For Learning Center To Provide Skills To Homeless, Low-Income Residents

Twitter has decided on a site for a learning center where company employees will volunteer to teach homeless residents computer and tech skills, according to a published report.

10/27/2014

Power Outage

Power Outage in San Francisco’s Mid-Market Area Affects 2,200 Customers

A large power outage is affecting traffic signals and about 2,200 homes and businesses in San Francisco’s Mid-Market area Thursday morning, a PG&E spokesman said.

10/02/2014

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