Tag Archives: Department of Building Inspection

Some of the 58 tenants displaced by a fire at 29th and Mission Streets entered their buildings for the first time on June 20. Photo by Laura Waxmann

Displaced Residents Return to Homes Struck by Fire

Leaning against the doorway of his charred building on Monday, 15-year-old Diego Vasquez said he is coming to terms with the fact that “everything my father has worked for” is lost. “I don’t show my...
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...
Photo courtesy Scott Antipa

Demolition at Mission and 22nd Causes Damage Next Door

Demolition of the fire-damaged building at Mission and 22nd streets has caused some damage to the foundation of 131-year-old building next door on 22nd Street that houses several businesses and apartments, 3224-3248 22nd Street. Since the...
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...