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San Francisco Eyes Charge to Drive Its Famed Lombard Street

Thousands of tourists could soon have to pay as much as $10 to drive down world-famous Lombard Street in San Francisco.   City and state officials on Monday announced a bill that would give San Francisco the authority to establish a toll and reservation system for the street that winds down a steep hill, in an effort to reduce crowds and traffic congestion.   "We must implement a system that enables both residents and visitors to enjoy the `Crookedest Street in the...

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