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Your Monday afternoon link bait.

Somebody in San Francisco's Public Works Department Is Awesome: Don't believe us? Check out that picture. [H/t: The Atlantic Cities]

S.F. Orders Parklet Removed from Martin Macks: We were surprised to learn this is the first parklet to close since the program began in 2010. We weren't exactly shocked at where it was, though. [H/t: SF Examiner]

Silicon Valley Housing Explosion Means This Cottage Costs $1.1 Million: Once the Singularity hits, won't you look silly for having spent money on physical real estate. [H/t: Valley Wag]

The True Story Behind Hayes Valley Farm: A fascinating look from the inside. [H/t: Hayeswire]

Infighting Over PG&E Penalty Goes Public: It's nice to know that somebody else thought that "pay no fine" thing was a little messed up too. [H/t: SFGate]

Mayor Lee Unveils New Fleet Of Hybrid Muni Buses That Immediately Break Down: Well, at least we don't have to pay overtime that way. [H/t: SFist]

Surviving the San Francisco Zombie Apocalypse: Isn't it refreshing to read about an apocalypse that doesn't invovle the tech industry? [H/t: The Bold Italic]


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