Van Ness Avenue

Tensions ran high at a town hall meeting held by police chief Greg Suhr after a fatal officer involved shooting in SF's Bernal Heights neighborhood. (CBS)

SFPD Community Meeting On Shooting Death Cut To 30 Minutes When Protesters Kept Shouting Chief Down

A community meeting on last week’s officer-involved shooting was cut short when SFPD Chief Suhr was repeatedly shouted down by protests of angry people who called for his resignation.

03/24/2015

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Power Restored To 5,000 Customers In San Francisco

About four thousand homes and businesses in San Francisco are starting Thursday morning without power. The outage is affecting parts of Russian Hill, Fisherman’s Wharf and the Marina around the intersection of Van Ness and Lombard, according to PG&E’s website.

01/22/2015

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San Francisco Police Investigate Stabbing Of Transgender Woman Before Considering Hate Crime Charges

San Francisco police continue to investigate an attack on two transgender women that left one of them with a pair of stab wounds over the weekend.

01/05/2015

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Pedestrian Fatally Struck Near Civic Center in SF

A pedestrian was fatally struck by vehicle late Sunday night in San Francisco near the Civic Center, police said.

04/07/2014

A San Francisco firefighter checks out damage after an injury crash on Van Ness Ave. (CBS)

Victims Flee Scene Of SF Crash That Sent 7 To Hospital

Police said they are still trying to figure out who was behind the wheel, following a two car crash at Van Ness and Geary.

03/26/2014

San Francisco police on the scene of a fatal pedestrian crash on Van Ness avenue. (CBS)

Pedestrian Hit, Killed In San Francisco’s Pacific Heights

The driver has been arrested and faces felony vehicular manslaughter and felony hit and run charges.

02/12/2014

Van Ness Avenue in San Francisco. (CBS)

SFMTA Board Approves Bus Rapid Transit On Van Ness Avenue

Plans to make over San Francisco’s Van Ness Avenue with a bus rapid transit project were approved Tuesday afternoon, a transportation agency spokesman said.

09/18/2013

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Double Fine Zones May Become Permanent On SF’s 19th Avenue, Van Ness

State Sen. Leland Yee on Friday introduced legislation permanently extending double fine zones for dangerous stretches of 19th Avenue and Van Ness Avenue in San Francisco.

02/09/2013

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Bus System Gets Green Light For SF’s Van Ness Avenue

One of San Francisco’s most congested streets may soon have a new feature that could dramatically improve mass transit on the roadway.

05/16/2012

A police car at the scene of a motorcycle hit & run crash on Lombard St. in San Francisco, May 16, 2011. (CBS)

SF Driver Rear-Ends Motorcyclist, Flees With Victim On Car Hood

A driver struck a motorcyclist on San Francisco’s Lombard Street on Monday and continued driving with the motorcyclist still on the hood of the car.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–05/16/2011

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