“Food brings out the best in people” said tenant William Gantt.
Four years later, a spokesperson says, they're on the way. By SABRINA SHANKMAN and EMMA BROWN
But Medjool roof deck teeters on the edge.
Where in the world is Gavin Newsom?
A Buddhist monk struggles to find financial support for her work in single room occupancy hotels and shelters. En Español
San Francisco is a city with a serious affordable housing deficit. As more families suffer from job loss and slashed hours, many are turning to single room occupancy hotels for shelter.En Español
Despite the problems that come with shared bathrooms and unpredictable neighbors, some women make residential hotels a home they're unlikely to leave.
Poster will advertise 311 service for SRO tenants.
A video by Jacob Simas and New American Media.
A 37-year-old woman is pronounced dead at the scene. En Español
Three out of the five murders in the Mission this year occurred at single-room occupancy hotels.
Violent crime is down, but shootings and property theft are up.
The Mission is full of buildings that give one the sense that something interesting is happening inside. We call them Odd Buildings, and this is an occasional series on their stories. The words “historic,” “classical” and “Edwardian” are rarely used to describe a single-room-occupancy (SRO) hotel, but that’s just what the Altamont Hotel is considered. The 96-room SRO, on 16th...
La frase “las chinches apestan” se repitió varias veces el martes pasado en los escalones del ayuntamiento, en donde la supervisora del distrito 6 Jane Kim presentó una nueva legislación para asistir al Departamento de Salubridad en lidiar con el problema de chinches que hay en la ciudad. Kim declaró que cuando comenzó por primera vez hace dos años la...