The rise in downtown construction is raising concerns about the impacts of greater population density.
The week’s news in photos from around the Bay Area.
Activists marched along Mission Street protesting the heightened police presence in the neighborhood.
Very few of the residents of a tent city have chosen to move into temporary shelters set up nearby.
Unless there’s a last-minute reprieve, the Haight Street drop-in center will shut down on Christmas Day.
Window smashed, tires slashed in Oakland incident as total of three buses are stopped in protests.
Total value of homes in San Francisco and four surrounding counties is nearly $1 trillion.
New effort to legalize them, bring them up to code, as one fix to city’s affordable-housing crisis.
Our best images from an event-filled week around the Bay Area.