Get SF Weekly Newsletters

You searched for:

  • [X]Historic Preservation Commission
Start over

Search for…

Narrow Search

News, The Snitch Gold Dust Lounge Isn't <i>Really</i> a Historic Landmark, Report Says

Gold Dust Lounge Isn't Really a Historic Landmark, Report Says

Next week, the city's Historic Preservation Commission will decide whether the Gold Dust Lounge is indeed a historic landmark. The problem is that even if the commission gives the bar a "landmark status," that doesn't mean the popular lounge will…
@The Snitch  Tags: , , , , , ,
News, The Snitch

Gold Dust Lounge to Petition for Historic Landmark Status

Today could be a defining point for the embattled Gold Dust Lounge as the city's Historic Preservation Commission is set to hear arguments on granting the iconic watering hole historic landmark status. To help make their case, supporters of the bar…
@The Snitch  Tags: , , , ,
News, The Snitch What Do Preservationists Stand to Gain from Conserving Buildings?

What Do Preservationists Stand to Gain from Conserving Buildings?

Last week, we wrote about how Supervisor Scott Wiener was trying to push back the preservationist movement from conserving every crumbling building and sign in our fair city. As it turns out, some preservationists could potentially gain -- personally-- from…
@The Snitch  Tags: , , , , , , ,
News, The Snitch Supervisor Scott Wiener Says Historic Preservation Is Overbearing

Supervisor Scott Wiener Says Historic Preservation Is Overbearing

In its effort to preserve the past of San Francisco, the Historic Preservation Commission might just be hindering the city from having any kind of real future -- one with affordable housing, good transit, and healthy redevelopment. It was a…
@The Snitch  Tags: , , , , , ,
News, The Snitch Historic Preservation Commission to Review New Plans for Alexandria Theater

Historic Preservation Commission to Review New Plans for Alexandria Theater

If you're a fan of cool old movie theaters in the Richmond District -- and there are a few of them -- you might take an interest in a new set of designs for the renovated Alexandria Theater that city…
@The Snitch  Tags: , , , , , ,
News, Matt Smith

Historic Preservation Commission stalls library renovations

One year ago, a successful measure creating a new Historic Preservation Commission threatened to freeze San Francisco in time. Now, it's the preservationists who seem to have gotten themselves trapped. Proposition J, passed in November 2008, promised to give a…
Tags: , , , , ,