Polk Street

Woman is hit and killed by a tour bus in front of San Francisco City Hall October 23, 2014. (CBS SF)

Jurisdiction Complicates San Francisco Supervisor’s Proposal For Driving & Narrating Tour Bus Law

San Francisco Supervisor Jane Kim has co-authored a measure to require two employees be on tour buses so they aren’t driving and narrating at the same time.

03/27/2015

City Cyclist

Pedestrian, Bicycle Plan Approved For 20-Blocks Of San Francisco’s Polk Street

The project drew dozens of San Francisco residents, including bicycle and pedestrian advocates supporting the project and residents and businesses concerned about the loss of parking and vehicle access.

03/03/2015

A San Francisco Police patrol car (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Bank Robber Hands Nob Hill Teller Note During Heist Before Fleeing

A man robbed a bank in San Francisco’s Nob Hill neighborhood Thursday evening when he handed the teller a note demanding money before fleeing.

10/31/2014

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72-Year-Old Arrested For String Of Fires On SF Polk Street

A 72-year-old man has been arrested for a series of arson incidents in San Francisco’s Polk Gulch neighborhood.

11/14/2013

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Woman Walking In SF’s Nob Hill Hit By Car, Injured

Emergency crews responded to a report of a woman struck by a car in San Francisco’s Nob Hill neighborhood this morning, a fire spokeswoman said.

10/29/2013

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Bicyclist Struck By Taxi On SF’s Polk Street

A bicyclist was injured in a collision with a taxi on San Francisco’s Polk Street Monday morning, a police spokesman said.

10/28/2013

The San Francisco Police Dept. Bomb Squad at work. (CBS file photo)

Suspicious Packges In SF’s Russian Hill, Financial District Deemed Harmless

Members of the San Francisco police bomb squad determined suspicious objects found in two different city neighborhoods on Friday were harmless.

06/14/2013

Liquid is released from a hypodermic syringe and needle. (Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)

Man Claiming To Have HIV Threatens SF Store Clerk With Needle After Robbery

A man claiming to be HIV-positive threatened a store employee with a hypodermic needle during a robbery on San Francisco’s Polk Street on Sunday morning, police said Tuesday.

05/28/2013

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

SF Shop Owners, Bike Advocates Battle Over Polk Street Bike Lane Proposal

The proposal being looked at would eliminate parking and build a bike lane on one side of the busy street.

04/09/2013

Bicyclists ride their bikes down Polk Street on Bike to Work Day May 14, 2009 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

SFMTA Plan To Remove Polk Street Parking For Bike Lanes Under Fire

SFMTA’s transportation director tried to quell public grumbling over a plan to remove 20 blocks of parking along Polk Street in order to install bike lanes at Monday’s community meeting.

03/19/2013

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