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Saving Tatanka The Tonga Room

Saving Tatanka The Tonga Room

While it’s true that the proposed Fairmont Hotel Revitalization And Tower Rebuilding Project would in fact result in the demolition of the Tonga Room, and the Planning Department’s Draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR) identifies the Tonga Room as a historic resource to be addressed, there are alternatives. Alternative B:... Read More »

The “Resourceful” Demolition Of A Historic Resource? (1268 Lombard)

The “Resourceful” Demolition Of A Historic Resource? (1268 Lombard)

From the Chronicle with regard to the pending demolition of 1268 Lombard: “Over preservationists’ protests, city officials are poised to approve demolition of one of San Francisco’s oldest buildings – a two-story, wood-frame Russian Hill cottage built in 1861. The city attorney’s office, meanwhile, has opened an investigation into... Read More »