Stories about SROs

A guide to free food in San Francisco

If you or a neighbor are experiencing food insecurity, here's a list of resources that can help.

Why won’t SF health officer order homeless into hotels?

'You expressed to us that If you made those decisions, your job would be jeopardized.'

Supes look to protect SRO residents

Alarming spread in low-income housing leads to emergency bill -- as false reports seek to derail plan to consider Rec-Park space for safe housing.

First sanctioned tent city opens in SF

'Better than nothing, but a flimsy bandaid.'

What’s the future for bars and restaurants? A new podcast digs in

Longtime expert Marcia Gagliardi AKA tablehopper's 'On the Fly' documents the scene's momentous changes—and hopes.

Why turn affordable SROs into tourist hotel rooms?

The Agenda: Strange moves at SF planning plus more vote-by-mail and limits on corporate rentals.

Can hotels become permanent housing for homeless people?

Some of them clearly could -- if the city is ready to think about the long term.

Social distancing is the wrong term

OPINION: We need physical distancing -- and social solidarity.

OPINION: Save the soul of San Francisco

Faith leaders say it's a moral obligation to shelter homeless people in empty hotel rooms, now.

City starts to plan for coronavirus in homeless and SRO communities

Some steps to allow isolation and care -- but advocates say it's still short of what's needed.