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San Francisco Celebrates the 2022 Emergency Medical Services Awards

May 17, 2022

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Today, Mayor London N. Breed joined Mary Ellen Carroll, Director of the Department of Emergency Management, and other City leaders to honor San Francisco Emergency Medical Services (EMS) professionals at the San Francisco EMS Awards, hosted by the Emergency Medical Services Agency, a division of the Department of Emergency Management.

First Storm of the Season Brings Wet and Windy Weather

October 24, 2021

Our first wet and windy weather event of the season is upon us. The National Weather Service is forecasting significant rain through Monday, with the potential of 3 to 4 inches of rainfall in span of 24 to 36 hours, gusty southerly winds of up to 45mph and 50mph on the coast, and a high surf warning tonight through Tuesday morning.

San Francisco Prepares for Severe Storms

October 22, 2021

The National Weather Service is forecasting significant rain Sunday into Monday, with the potential of 3 to 4 inches of rainfall in span of 24 to 36 hours, gusty southerly winds of up to 45mph and 50mph on the coast, and a high surf warning Sunday evening through Tuesday morning.  

Low-lying and historically flood-prone areas in San Francisco will likely flood. Coastal flooding may be possible along shorelines during high tides. City crews are ready to respond to weather impacts including clearing catch basins and removing downed trees. 

We Will Recover Spotlight: Fireside Bar

April 20, 2021
Bartender holding cocktail Stargazer and closeups of drink with parklet in background
1. Without missing a beat, Nico crafts an obscure cocktail on request. 2. What is it? A Stargarita! (nod to Stars). 3. Gazing at the bustling but safely spaced parklet.

 

Celebrate the Safe Way This St. Patrick’s Day

March 16, 2021
Image to promote a safe St. Patrick's Day


On St. Patrick’s Day, don’t forget your lucky charm: your mask. Although we are continuing to reopen and many of your favorite places to celebrate may feel festive this St. Patrick’s Day, don’t let your guard down. Enjoy yourself but do your best to protect yourself and others from COVID-19.