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Two buildings impacted by  June 18 fire at 29th and Mission streets.  Photo by Laura Waxmann

City Orders Demolitions, Investigates Causes After Mission St. Fire

San Francisco officials issued emergency orders to demolish two buildings, the former homes of Cole Hardware and Playa Azul restaurant as well as an estimated four residential units, following a five-alarm fire on Saturday that...
Carlos and Rubie Navarro, shown here with their lawyer Salvatore Timpano (center), are seeking financial assistance to afford their increased rent at Navarro’s Martial Arts Academy & Gym.  Photo courtesy of Rubie Navarro.

Supervisors Rush to Fund Legacy Businesses’ Preservation

By this summer, San Francisco’s new Legacy Business Preservation Fund is slated to start giving long-time establishments financial assistance to weather the city’s harsh real estate market. That’s not soon enough for Supervisors David Campos...