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Appeals Court Sides With Post Office On SRO Mail Deliveries

A federal appeals court earlier this week upheld the right of the U.S. Postal Service to deliver mail to a single central point, such as a desk clerk, instead of individual mailboxes in single-room-occupancy hotels in San Francisco.

11/29/2013

Homeless people seen across the street from the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium. (CBS)

Noise Blasts Aimed At Keeping Homeless Away From SF Music Venue

You can forget abut getting a good night sleep in one San Francisco neighborhood. Operators of the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium are blasting sounds onto the streets around the concert venue to prevent people from sleeping on the sidewalk.

05/03/2012

A homeless man sleeps in the doorway of a closed store in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

KCBS In Depth: Homelessness

Former SF Supervisor Bevan Dufty has been appointed director of homeless policy in a city persistently plagued by the homeless and their needs and the lack of services for them.

02/26/2012

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Renewed Calls To Close Golden Gate Park Overnight

San Francisco officials are again looking into the possibility of closing Golden Gate Park during overnight hours after vandalism and a recent string of attacks on transients.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/28/2011

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