The San Francisco Chronicle reports that the move comes after residents in the wealthier Oakland hills complained about a lack of officers in their neighborhoods, which have seen an uptick in burglaries.
Economic development has been slow in Oakland. The city has been plagued by a down economy and high unemployment and foreclosure rates. But a new popup neighborhood is evolving, filling vacant storefronts in Downtown Oakland.
Parking meter rates are once again being adjusted as the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency works through its SFpark’s pilot program.
The numbers have been alarmingly up this year and police are still trying to figure out the reason for the increase.
Walgreens cut the ribbon on its first “fresh food oasis” in the Bay Area Friday, bringing fresh fruit and vegetables to an underserved San Francisco neighborhood.
A mountain lion was spotted Sunday morning in the hills above Interstate Highway 280 in San Mateo County, emergency officials said.
San Francisco’s Upper Fillmore neighborhood could be spruced up with legislation on the table that would lift a ban on new restaurants.
Residents returned Sunday to the ruined hillsides of their San Bruno neighborhood, three days after a natural gas pipeline exploded into a deadly fireball.
The San Jose City Council has cleared the way for a new neighborhood, meaning 94 new homes will be built near the city’s southern border, not far from Almaden Valley.