Tag Archives: Department of Building Inspection

File photo: A fire escape that did not extend. Photo by Cristiano Valli

Building Inspection Study: Majority of Housing Code Violations Abated

The San Francisco Department of Building Inspections released a report today showing that the majority of housing code violations reported in the Mission District between 2014 and 2015 were corrected. Between July 2014 and June...
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...
Dan Hirsch and Andrea Valencia chat housing and fire safety on Listen Local. Photo by Laura Wenus.

Listen Local: Inside the Planning Commission

Listen Local is Mission Local in audio form. We record live on a biweekly webcast at BFF.fm every other Thursday morning at 9:30 a.m. First on the agenda this week’s episode is an excerpt from a...