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.
San Francisco Homeowners May Be Billed For Storm-Related Tree DamageDuring the recent storms, hundreds of trees have come down in San Francisco alone. Once the debris is gone, homeowners could be slapped with a bill.
San Francisco Trying To Keep Up With Damage From December DownpoursAs the Bay Are gets a break Saturday from rainy weather, the city of San Francisco is getting a better picture of the damage done during December’s downpours.
San Francisco Rolls Out Portable Bathroom Program In Tenderloin To Curtail Human Waste On StreetsIn an effort to reduce the amount of human and animal excrement on the city’s streets, the San Francisco’s Department of Public Works will be begin a six-month pilot program on Tuesday that provide three portable bathrooms in the Tenderloin.
Traffic Light Installed At SF Corner Where Teen Was Killed In Suspected DUI CrashA new traffic beacon installed at the corner of Sloat Blvd. and Forest View Dr. is the first of its kind in San Francisco and only the second in the state.
Parking Crackdown Targets San Francisco Food TrucksFood trucks in San Francisco's Financial District will soon have to follow the same parking rules as everyone else, following new regulations that became law last month.