Veritas Investments, one of San Francisco’s biggest property owners, is looking to sell off 76 of its apartment buildings, and San Francisco officials alongside tenant advocacy groups are stepping in to try to transform some of them into permanently affordable housing.
Dozens of current and former Treasure Island residents filed a class-action lawsuit Thursday saying that authorities lied for years about the extent of contamination there, exposing the residents and their families to radioactive substances and toxic chemicals.
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The deadly respiratory virus that has infected nearly 1,300 people worldwide — including at least two people in the United States — has not reached the Bay Area. But public health and infectious disease experts are bracing for potential cases and ramping up outreach.
Coronavirus outbreak: Here's what Bay Area residents need to know