restoration

Utility workers repair a power line. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

PG&E Restores Nearly Half Of Outages Affecting More Than 4,000 San Francisco Customers

Power has been restored to nearly half of the more than 4,000 PG&E customers affected by an outage in San Francisco Friday morning, a utility spokesman said.

10/10/2014

Coit Tower

Coit Tower Reopens To Public After Six-Month Restoration

Coit Tower, San Francisco’s landmark atop Telegraph Hill, reopened to the public Wednesday after a six-month restoration.

05/14/2014

Mount Tamalpais

Filmmaker Hopes Project Will Heal Mt. Tam’s Cold War Scars

During the Cold War, Mount Tamalpais was altered to make way for nuclear missiles. Now, a unique collaboration of federal, state and local agencies will try to begin fixing the damage with a multimillion dollar project.

02/14/2014

"Pied Piper" mural by Maxfield Parrish at the Pied Piper Bar in the Palace Hotel, San Francisco. (Centpacrr/Wikipedia)

Celebrated Pied Piper Mural Makes Comeback At SF Palace Hotel

The cocktails were flowing Thursday evening at The Palace Hotel, in celebration of the return of the Pied Piper of Hamelin mural.

08/23/2013

The 'Eye of Diablo' beacon at the summit of Mt. Diablo. (Save Mount Diablo)

KCBS Cover Story: Saving Historic Beacon On Mount Diablo

A fundraising effort is underway to save a historic, 85-year-old beacon on the summit of Mount Diablo as a tribute to those who served at Pearl Harbor.

05/14/2013

Coit Tower

Preservationists Say Coit Tower Concessions Violate Spirit Of Prop B

A concession lease up for approval Thursday that allows for private parties at Coit Tower once a month violates the spirit of a non-binding measure recently approved by voters urging the city to limit commercial activity at the popular landmark, preservationists said.

06/21/2012

Former salt evaporation ponds under rehabilitation to wetlands as part of the Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge in Alviso. (mandiberg/Wikimedia Commons)

South Bay Wetlands Restoration Project Bringing Back Wildlife

The restoration of the South Bay Wetlands is the largest such project on the west coast of the United States, and so far scientists say it’s going well. For instance, birds and other animals have been returning to the former industrial salt ponds.

06/01/2012

An exterior view of San Francisco's The Old Clam House eatery on Bayshore Blvd. (Courtesy photo: Old Clam House SF)

Historic San Francisco Old Clam House Celebrates Major Milestone

Its famous diners have included beloved San Francisco Chronicle columnist Herb Caen, 49ers Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana and actress Loni Anderson, among others.

02/24/2012

Hangar One at Moffett Federal Airfield in Mountain View. (NASA)

Google-Owned Company Funding Moffett Field Hangar Repairs

One hurdle does need to be cleared first – specifically, NASA needs to approve H211’s proposal.

12/09/2011

The Cosco Busan appears with a large gash on its side after colliding with a Bay Bridge tower in 2007. (CBS)

$32 Million Of Cosco Busan Settlement Will Go Toward Restoration

Attendees at the State of the San Francisco Estuary Conference welcomed the news that $32 million of the Cosco Busan settlement will go towards various restoration projects from the 2007 oil spill.

09/20/2011

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