Calguns.net  

Home My iTrader Join the NRA Donate to CGSSA Sponsors CGN Google Search
CA Semiauto Ban(AW)ID Flowchart CA Handgun Ban ID Flowchart CA Shotgun Ban ID Flowchart
Go Back   Calguns.net > POLITICS, LITIGATION AND ACTIVISM > California 2nd Amend. Political Discussion & Activism
Register FAQ Members List Calendar Mark Forums Read

California 2nd Amend. Political Discussion & Activism Discuss gun rights activism and 2A related political topics here. All advice given is NOT legal counsel.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 09-08-2010, 4:37 PM
sfsunset sfsunset is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Posts: 3
iTrader: 0 / 0%
Default San Francisco's only gun store to keep permit

http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking-...nclick_check=1

San Francisco's only gun store to keep permit
By TREVOR HUNNICUTT Associated Press Writer
Posted: 09/08/2010 04:40:59 AM PDT
Updated: 09/08/2010 05:03:08 PM PDT


SAN FRANCISCO—San Francisco's only gun store will be allowed to resume its five-decade-old business, over the objections of some neighborhood residents.
Police officials on Wednesday gave conditional approval to renew licenses for High Bridge Arms on Mission Street, which shut down when a permit expired in February.

The approval came after more than an hour of discussion and public testimony at a permit hearing at police headquarters.

Gun store manager Steven Alcairo said the store will be a good neighbor and operate safely.

"Our intent is to operate a lawful business in every way," said Alcairo. "I operate one of the most regulated businesses in the country and in San Francisco."

Most of the 14 people who spoke supported allowing the gun store to resume business.

But some neighborhood activists said the business is inappropriate for a residential neighborhood because of fire hazard and possibility of firearms getting in the hands of criminals.

Jaime Ross of the Northwest Bernal Alliance said she felt the opposition of neighborhood groups like hers helped get the city to add conditions to the permits, for instance regulating the store's required lighting and security measures.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 09-08-2010, 4:38 PM
Gray Peterson's Avatar
Gray Peterson Gray Peterson is offline
Calguns Addict
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Lynnwood, WA
Posts: 5,819
iTrader: 0 / 0%
Default

http://www.calguns.net/calgunforum/s...d.php?t=340359
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 09-08-2010, 4:47 PM
Nose Nuggets's Avatar
Nose Nuggets Nose Nuggets is offline
Calguns Addict
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Posts: 6,803
iTrader: 7 / 100%
Default

I think ill shop there, these guys could probably use a couple extra bucks.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 09-08-2010, 4:49 PM
radioman's Avatar
radioman radioman is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Yucca Arizona
Posts: 1,804
iTrader: 0 / 0%
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Gray Peterson View Post
One of the dupe's is for me.
__________________
"One useless man is called a disgrace, two become a law firm, and three or more become a Congress."
the new avatar is a painting from 1906, escape from San Francisco.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



All times are GMT -8. The time now is 10:29 AM.




Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Proudly hosted by GeoVario the Premier 2A host.
Calguns.net, the 'Calguns' name and all associated variants and logos are ® Trademark and © Copyright 2002-2016, Calguns.net an Incorporated Company All Rights Reserved.