City Visions http://kalw.org en Next on City Visions: Coit Tower, restored http://kalw.org/post/next-city-visions-coit-tower-restored <p>What are the stories behind the newly completed restoration of Coit Tower and its famed murals? Join City Visions host Joseph Pace for a conversation with the architect, conservator and city officials responsible for the $1.7 million project, and for a fresh look at the monument’s artistic, historical and social significance in San Francisco. Call us during the program at 415.841.4134, email us at cityvisions@kalw.org or post a comment here anytime. Monday evening at 7.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Guests:</span></p> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:28:45 +0000 City Visions 46348 at http://kalw.org Next on City Visions: Coit Tower, restored Innovations in Health Tech - How Will You Benefit? http://kalw.org/post/innovations-health-tech-how-will-you-benefit <p dir="ltr" style="line-height: 1.15; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;">&nbsp;</p><p> On the June 23rd episode:</p><p><span style="line-height: 16px;">Are wireless devices really helping people lead healthier and longer lives?&nbsp;&nbsp;Host Joseph Pace discusses the impact of current and future innovations in health tech.</span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height: 1.15; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;">As our bodies share rich data wirelessly, how can we be sure it will not be used to discriminate against those who have medical conditions or are predisposed to have them?&nbsp;</p> Tue, 17 Jun 2014 20:54:26 +0000 City Visions 45361 at http://kalw.org Innovations in Health Tech - How Will You Benefit? City Visions: San Francisco's neighborhood news scene http://kalw.org/post/city-visions-san-franciscos-neighborhood-news-scene <p></p> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 00:45:08 +0000 City Visions 45149 at http://kalw.org City Visions: San Francisco's neighborhood news scene City Visions: Juvenile Sex Trafficking in the Bay Area http://kalw.org/post/city-visions-juvenile-sex-trafficking-bay-area-0 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The FBI has identified the Bay Area as one of the biggest 'hot spots' for this crime across the country. &nbsp;Outcry over the prevalence of child sex trafficking led to the successful passage of Prop 35 in 2012, which strengthens prosecution for criminals. Host Joseph Pace discusses the impact of Prop 35 with expert local guests.&nbsp;</span></p> Tue, 03 Jun 2014 16:43:42 +0000 City Visions 44675 at http://kalw.org City Visions: Juvenile Sex Trafficking in the Bay Area A One-on-One with DPH Head Barbara Garcia http://kalw.org/post/one-one-dph-head-barbara-garcia <p>Why does San Francisco still need a public health plan now that the statewide health care exchange is open? &nbsp;How proactive should government be in discouraging unhealthy behaviors? &nbsp;Should it be curbing soft drink sizes, now that almost a third of all California hospital patients are obese?</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Host David </span>Onek<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> sits down with Barbara Garcia, head </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">of the&nbsp;San Francisco Department of Public Health, to discuss these questions and more. </span></p> Tue, 27 May 2014 18:52:18 +0000 City Visions 44361 at http://kalw.org A One-on-One with DPH Head Barbara Garcia