Detachment 13 Radar Bomb Scoring Group, Threaure Island, San Francisco.
Treasure Island Community Development 18 of39 19 of39 A public-private development project is underway to transform Treasure Island, the manmade island in the middle of San Francisco Bay, into a new community.
But with war looming, the Navy moved in.
Construction is moving forward rapidly on The Bristol, a high-end condo, looming over Treasure Island.
Many of these have been found at or near the surface, and the danger is that the smallest objects can be friable and break into particles or dust that can be inhaled or ingested.
In fact, toxins have been widespread in the soil throughout the neighborhoods for years.
But Meany said about 70 percent of the island has been cleaned up and deemed suitable for development by regulators.
While a group of such specialists applied their talents to the reclamation of the 'Yerba Buena Shoals', the day-by-day details were efficiently cared for by Colonel Fred Butler, U.