The paint is already down to indicate where curb bulb-outs—a pedestrian safety measure—will be constructed at four intersections in North Beach starting in January 2016. These are being coordinated with a paving program by SF Public Works on Columbus Avenue from Washington to Filbert streets; other proposals are being considered for Columbus as well.
As noted by Gordon Mak on Twitter, an inbound N-Judah struck a construction vehicle at UCSF Parnassus this morning around 7:30am, prompting the closure of Muni's busiest light-rail line. Until accident investigators inspect the scene, SFMTA is running shuttles from Carl & Hillway to accommodate riders.
The ongoing formula retail battle between retailer Kit and Ace and the Hayes Valley Neighborhood Association continues tonight at City Hall (5pm, Room 416). After the Planning Commission ruled in Kit and Ace's favor in July, the HVNA appealed, arguing that the store's 29 current and 21 planned locations violate the neighborhood's formula retail ban. Here's the full agenda.