San Francisco Corruption Case Expands: 2 More Charged, 2 Plead GuiltyU.S. Attorneys charged the heads of an Oakland engineering firm with bribery and connected them to a widespread corruption scandal in San Francisco’s Department of Public Works.
SF Public Works Apologizes For Painting Over Black Lives Matter Mural On Bernal RockA battle over a rock and an art space ended in an apology and a promise on Tuesday, after someone -- this time a worker on San Francisco's graffiti abatement crew -- painted over a Black Lives Matter mural on a boulder in Bernal Heights for the fifth time.
SF City Attorney Subpoenas 8 Organizations As Public Corruption Investigation WidensSan Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera on Wednesday announced that his office issued eight new subpoenas as part of the corruption investigation in the wake of the criminal charges filed against former Public Works Director Mohammed Nuru.
Indicted Public Works Director Mohammad Nuru Officially Resigns From His City Job Indicted San Francisco Public Works Director Mohammad Nuru officially resigned from his post Monday as he prepares to battle federal public corruption charges.
Mohammed Nuru, Nick Bovis, Accused In San Francisco Corruption Scandal, Appear In CourtThe San Francisco official known around town as “Mr. Clean” and the charity-promoting restaurateur made brief appearances in court Thursday.
San Francisco Officials Call For Reform Of Public Works Dept. Amid Corruption ScandalFollowing the arrest of San Francisco's powerful Department of Public Works boss, the reverberations have not stopped at City Hall, where a push to reform the department could start as soon as Thursday.
San Francisco Public Works Dept. Names Acting Director Amid Public Corruption ChargesAmid allegations of bribery against San Francisco Department of Public Works Director Mohammed Nuru, the department announced Alaric Degrafinried as acting director late Tuesday.
'Boulder Battle' In Response To Homeless Crisis Continues On San Francisco StreetThere is no end in sight over the battle of large boulders in one San Francisco neighborhood in response to homelessness and drug use.
San Francisco Curbs Waste With Public Toilets, 'Poop Patrol'The sidewalks surrounding Ahmed Al Barak's corner market in one of San Francisco's roughest neighborhoods are filled with cardboard, used syringes and homeless people who have nowhere safe to go at night.
San Francisco Launching 'Poop Patrol' To Clean Up StreetsThe San Francisco Department of Public Works announced Wednesday it will assemble a new team, known as the Poop Patrol, which will be focused on cleaning up human and animal waste throughout the city.
SF Public Works Clears Tree That Fell Onto Noe Valley HomeCrews from the San Francisco Department of Public Works were called to Noe Valley Thursday morning after a tree fell into a home on Dolores Street, according to authorities.