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Lisa Pickoff-White

Lisa Pickoff-White is KQED's Senior Interactive News Producer. Her work has been honored with awards from the Online News Association, Investigative Reporters and Editors, Society of Professional Journalists and SXSW Interactive. Lisa specializes in visual journalism, including photography and data.

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Parking Apps Switch Off in San Francisco Before City Deadline

July 10, 2014 | 5:26 pm

Parking Apps Switch Off in San Francisco Before City Deadline

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San Francisco city attorney argued that buying and selling public parking spaces is illegal.

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Easter, Earth Day, Cherry Blossoms and 420: How to Get Around SF This Weekend

April 18, 2014 | 2:17 pm

Easter, Earth Day, Cherry Blossoms and 420: How to Get Around SF This Weekend

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City officials are bracing for hundreds of thousands of visitors to San Francisco for the celebratory weekend.

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Drought Impacts Central Valley School Enrollment While Debate Over Relief Continues

March 19, 2014 | 4:10 pm

Drought Impacts Central Valley School Enrollment While Debate Over Relief Continues

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Partisan divide persists over how to find extra water as valley starts to see social impact of crisis.

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Major Bay Area Cities See Decline in Homicides

January 7, 2014 | 8:00 am

Major Bay Area Cities See Decline in Homicides

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While property crimes are on the rise, homicides fell in San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose and Richmond.

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Time Lapse: The End of an Era at the ‘Stick

January 6, 2014 | 8:00 am

Time Lapse: The End of an Era at the ‘Stick

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A couple weeks ago, the 49ers said goodbye to the ‘Stick. We relive the evening in less than 2 minutes.

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Election 2013: Guide to San Mateo County Measures P to X

November 5, 2013 | 5:00 am

Election 2013: Guide to San Mateo County Measures P to X

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It’s all about public funding in San Mateo County. Residents will decide whether to reopen schools, pass a parcel tax and expand a utility bill.

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Quick Read: Prison Hunger Strikers Getting by on Gatorade, Vitamins

August 30, 2013 | 4:23 pm

Quick Read: Prison Hunger Strikers Getting by on Gatorade, Vitamins

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Source: Kqed While the inmates are clearing suffering as a result of the extended fast, and report bouts of extreme nausea and dizziness, there are “no imminent health emergencies and no prisoners in critical condition,” said Joyce Hayhoe, a spokesperson for receiver Clark Kelso. So what’s keeping the hunger strikers from more severe starvation? Read […]

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Photos: The End of the Road for the Bay Bridge’s Eastern Span

August 28, 2013 | 7:20 pm

Photos: The End of the Road for the Bay Bridge’s Eastern Span

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A wall of fog fell across the Bay Bridge minutes before the last cars would pass over on Wednesday night. It was the final curtain call for a span that had connected the East Bay to Treasure Island for decades. Complete take on the morning commute. A Morning Commute Without the Bay Bridge By Thursday […]

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5 Things You Should Know About the Bay Bridge Closure

August 28, 2013 | 2:31 pm

5 Things You Should Know About the Bay Bridge Closure

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1. The bridge is closing. Hopefully by now you’ve heard the news that the Bay Bridge is closing tonight (Wednesday, Aug. 28) at 8 p.m., and is scheduled to remain closed until next Tuesday morning, Sept. 3, at 5 a.m. If you need to get to San Francisco International Airport at 2 a.m. Friday from […]

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After Only Four Months the Chronicle Kills its Paywall

August 13, 2013 | 5:58 pm

After Only Four Months the Chronicle Kills its Paywall

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On Monday the San Francisco Chronicle announced to staff that the paper will end its short-lived paywall separating Chronicle and SFGatecontent. All Chronicle content will now also appear on SFGate. In a memo, Chronicle executives Joanne Bradford and Jeffrey Johnson said that they believe “we can grow the SFGate audience and revenue faster by having […]

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