Market Street Facelift?

Market Street was, apparently, once a boulevard San Francisco residents were proud of.  That was 40 years ago; we all know what Market Street looks like now.  Since moving to San Francisco in 1996 I have heard over and over again how Market Street was to be revitalized, but not much would come of it.  The reason for Market Street’s fall from grace is often blamed on the construction of BART. The construction of the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) […]

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San Francisco’s Got Big Plans For Pier 70!

There is a huge stretch of the San Francisco water front from Mission Bay to Hunter’s Point… which the City of San Francisco is looking to modernize.  Drive down 18th Street as far as you can go to the San Francisco Bay, then head South, and walk.  If you have never been down to this part of San Francisco you will amazed by what you see.  The wreckage of old warehouses and buildings are from another era when San Francisco […]

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What’s Happening at Pier 70?

It’s good to know what the city is up to from time to time.  The city is thinking high tech could be just what the area needs.  This sfgate article also has some interesting history about the area…apparently it’s considered “the most intact 19th century industrial complex west of the Mississippi River.”  Could be a worthwhile little (possible) fact to whip out while drinking beer at the Ramp. Click Here to read the whole article.

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