Building Inspectors Extra Busy After Deadly Berkeley Deck CollapseBuilding inspectors are extra busy following a deadly deck collapse in Berkeley that sent 13 people plunging to the ground.
Cal/OSHA Faults Employer In Window Washer’s Fall In Downtown San FranciscoIt was on November 21, 2014 when Pedro Perez lost his balance and fell from the building, landing on a moving car.
Former Estate Of Donner Party Survivor Turned Into $30M SJ Development For Low Income, HomelessA $30 million housing complex broke ground in San Jose Friday, where 20 percent of the units will be set aside for homeless and low income, putting them right alongside some of Silicon Valley's highest paid workers.
West Oakland Food Pantry That Serves 400 Families Threatened With ClosureA dispute between the building's owner, who served on the board, and the board of directors over rent means the non-profit could close as soon as this weekend.
San Francisco’s Homeless Youth Alliance Launches Campaign To Find A New HomeThe organization was evicted from its building on Haight Street last Christmas and has been looking for a permanent new home ever since.
Window Washer Endures Surgeries, Remains In Critical Condition After 11-Story Fall From San Francisco BuildingThe family of a man who survived an 11-story fall in San Francisco's Financial District last week wants to remain anonymous, but released a statement that he's recovering from surgery and thanked those who helped him.
Security To Be Increased At Federal Government Buildings In D.C., Other Cities In 'Precautionary Step'Security will be increased at various federal government buildings in Washington and other major American cities, the Homeland Security Department announced Tuesday in what it described as a “precautionary step.”
Crews Rescue Window Washers Stuck Outside Downtown Oakland High-RiseCrews rescued two window washers stuck on malfunctioning equipment outside of a high-rise in downtown Oakland Thursday morning.
16 Squatters Kicked Out Of San Francisco Apartment Building; 1 ArrestedOne person was arrested after more than a dozen squatters were found in an apartment building in San Francisco’s North of Panhandle neighborhood Saturday afternoon, a police spokesman said.
First Day Of Folsom Street Off-Ramp Closure Runs Smoothly For SF Bay Bridge CommutersThe morning commute into San Francisco has gone smoothly so far Tuesday following the overnight closure of a major off-ramp from the Bay Bridge into the city.
Tenants Of San Francisco Mission District Building Say They’re Being Unfairly Evicted About 30 tenants of a San Francisco Mission District-apartment building say they’re being unfairly evicted and didn't have proper warning to do anything about it in court.
DPR Builds San Francisco’s First Net Zero Energy Office BuildingFrom the outside it looks like any other office building, but inside the new San Francisco offices of DPR Construction the hallmarks of green building are everywhere.
Massive $6.5 Billion Santa Clara Development Approved Near New 49ers StadiumThe Santa Clara city council on Wednesday enthusiastically approved the next steps for a massive development project right next to Levi’s Stadium that could change the face of the city.
4 Construction Workers Injured In Foster City Partial Building CollapseFour construction workers were injured Monday morning when a building they were working on in Foster City partially collapsed,
Fire On Berkeley Commercial Building May Have Been Caused By Hashish ProductionA one-alarm fire on the roof of a commercial building in North Berkeley on Wednesday night may have been caused by a hashish production operation, Berkeley, police said Wednesday.