• San Francisco's dirtiest street has an outdoor drug market, discarded heroin needles, and piles of poop on the sidewalk

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    City statisticians identified Hyde Street's 300 block as the dirtiest street in San Francisco.
    The street is home to an overwhelming presence of homeless residents - including drug dealers, addicts, and the mentally ill - who leave behind piles of feces and discarded needles.
    Residents report having to hose down urine in front of their offices or hold their breath to avoid the stench of feces.
    Hyde Street is located in the Tenderloin neighborhood, which houses both extreme poverty and extreme wealth.
    The Tenderloin neighborhood has long been considered the heart of San Francisco's...
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