A public toilet in SF once projected to cost $1.7M

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) – A controversial public restroom installed last month in San Francisco’s Noe Valley neighborhood is finally ready for the public to use. Plans for the restroom first gained national attention in 2022, after the San Francisco Chronicle reported on the projected price tag of $1.7 million. The cost prompted conversations about wasteful […]

Photos released of $725K public restroom set to open this spring

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — It’s finally arrived. The highly-talked-about toilet has been planned for installation in San Francisco’s Noe Valley neighborhood since 2022. It was met with controversy when the initial price tag of the toilet was $1.7 million. Thanks to contributions from multiple companies, that price tag has been reduced to $300,000. SF Recreation […]

Photos released of $725K public restroom set to open this spring

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — A project to install a public restroom in San Francisco’s Noe Valley neighborhood was first announced in the fall of 2022. The initially reported $1.7 million cost of the project garnered some controversy. However, nearly a year and a half later, the project seems to be in full swing but with […]

American flight turns back midway due to toilet trouble

ALBAWABA – A United Airlines flight recently faced unexpected trouble that forced it to return to its starting point mid-journey. Originally flying from Frankfurt, Germany, to San Francisco, USA, the plane encountered an unexpected issue: an overflowing toilet.  This unusual problem led to sewage leaking into the passenger cabin, creating a highly uncomfortable situation for […]

San Francisco’s very costly toilet failure – Orange County Register

Pit Stop attendant, Kenneth Johnson, helps people at the public toilet at the corner of Santa Monica Blvd. and Vermont Ave. in East Hollywood on Tuesday, July 3, 2019. Members of the Studio City neighborhood council have long pushed officials at City Hall and Metro to consider putting a mobile pitstop (temporary public restroom with […]