Polk Street

Target Backs Off Plan To Put Store On Polk Street In San FranciscoTarget is backing off its plan to put a store on Polk Street in San Francisco, and residents are cheering.
Jurisdiction Complicates San Francisco Supervisor’s Proposal For Driving & Narrating Tour Bus LawSan 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.
Pedestrian, Bicycle Plan Approved For 20-Blocks Of San Francisco's Polk StreetThe 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.
San Francisco Bank Robber Hands Nob Hill Teller Note During Heist Before FleeingA man robbed a bank in San Francisco's Nob Hill neighborhood Thursday evening when he handed the teller a note demanding money before fleeing.
72-Year-Old Arrested For String Of Fires On SF Polk StreetA 72-year-old man has been arrested for a series of arson incidents in San Francisco’s Polk Gulch neighborhood.
Woman Walking In SF's Nob Hill Hit By Car, InjuredEmergency 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.
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.
Suspicious Packges In SF's Russian Hill, Financial District Deemed HarmlessMembers of the San Francisco police bomb squad determined suspicious objects found in two different city neighborhoods on Friday were harmless.
Man Claiming To Have HIV Threatens SF Store Clerk With Needle After RobberyA 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.
SF Shop Owners, Bike Advocates Battle Over Polk Street Bike Lane ProposalThe proposal being looked at would eliminate parking and build a bike lane on one side of the busy street.
SFMTA Plan To Remove Polk Street Parking For Bike Lanes Under FireSFMTA'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.
Nob Hill Residents Lobby SF Supervisor For Moratorium On BarsResidents of lower Nob Hill, frustrated with the raucous bar scene that has cropped up near Polk Street, have been pushing San Francisco officials for a moratorium on bars in the neighborhood.