Russian Hill

A hilltop village in the middle of everything

Russian Hill was originally named by settlers who discovered a Russian cemetery atop the hill; today, it's home to young professionals and families. The area attracts visitors to its famed crooked street, pedestrian lanes, and stunning vistas, and has a small but busy retail and restaurant row.

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Academy of Art University master plan advances, offers new affordable housing & community benefits

The master plan meets the terms of a 2016 legal settlement with the City. The Planning Commission closed public comment on its proposed master plan last week.