Posts Tagged ‘Equity’

Forget About That CityPlace Mall in Mid-Market – The New Name is “Market Street Place” and Work has Begun

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

That proposed CityPlace mall has a new name and they’ve just started working on getting it built.

See?

“…its name has been changed to Market Street Place, reflecting how even this blighted part of San Francisco’s main thoroughfare...”

And see? 

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This is all new. The whitewash went up on Monday, I think, and now we have the ads what say SHOPPING PLACE and whatnot.

This is what it will look like, without the homeless and the criminals and the iPhone fences and the drug dealers milling around out front:

More photorealistic:

Reverse angle:

The mall has it all. Actually, it’s a mall like any other from Anytown, USA. (Boy, John King is going to looooooove this, huh?)

All right, now let’s all thank the Carlyle Group for helping us out:

“The following is a list of both current and former employees and advisors.

Business

Political figures

North America
Europe

World War II Veterans Demand Compensation at Federal Building

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2008

These days in Congress, it’s

S 1315 
VS
HR 6897

Or in other words, what’s the best way to compensate Filipinos who served alongside American troops during World War II?

This was the scene yesterday in from of the Old Federal Building on Golden Gate:

Some people have given up on Senate Bill S1315, which would provide a pension to the veterans, but others still believe it can become law.

We’ll find out soon enough, it looks like.