San Francisco eyes charge to drive its famed Lombard Street

San Francisco eyes charge to drive its famed Lombard Street

Cars wind their way down Lombard Street in San Francisco, Monday, April 15, 2019. Thousands of tourists may soon have to pay as much as $10 to drive down the world-famous crooked street if a proposal to establish a toll and reservation system becomes law. In the summer months, an estimated 6,000 people a day visit the 600-foot-long street, creating lines of cars that stretch for blocks. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
FILE - In this April 28, 2008 file photo, motorists wind their way down Lombard Street in San Francisco. Tourists may soon have to pay a fee to drive down San Francisco's world-famous crooked street. California officials plan to announce a proposal Monday, April 15, 2019 that would grant San Francisco permission to establish a toll and reservation system. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
FILE - In this Aug. 19, 2009 file photo, children run down Lombard Street in San Francisco, transformed for the day into a gigantic Candy Land board game to commemorate the game's 60th anniversary. Tourists may soon have to pay a fee to drive down San Francisco's world-famous crooked street. California officials plan to announce a proposal Monday, April 15, 2019 that would grant San Francisco permission to establish a toll and reservation system. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
Cars make their way down Lombard Street in San Francisco, Monday, April 15, 2019. Thousands of tourists may soon have to pay as much as $10 to drive down the world-famous crooked street if a proposal announced Monday becomes law. In the summer months, an estimated 6,000 people a day visit the 600-foot-long street, creating lines of cars that stretch for blocks. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
A man takes pictures as cars wind their way down Lombard Street in San Francisco, Monday, April 15, 2019. Thousands of tourists may soon have to pay as much as $10 to drive down the world-famous curvy street if a proposal to establish a toll and reservation system becomes law. In the summer months, an estimated 6,000 people a day visit the 600-foot-long street, creating lines of cars that stretch for blocks. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

San Francisco eyes charge to drive its famed Lombard Street

Cars wind their way down Lombard Street in San Francisco, Monday, April 15, 2019. Thousands of tourists may soon have to pay as much as $10 to drive down the world-famous crooked street if a proposal to establish a toll and reservation system becomes law. In the summer months, an estimated 6,000 people a day visit the 600-foot-long street, creating lines of cars that stretch for blocks. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
FILE - In this April 28, 2008 file photo, motorists wind their way down Lombard Street in San Francisco. Tourists may soon have to pay a fee to drive down San Francisco's world-famous crooked street. California officials plan to announce a proposal Monday, April 15, 2019 that would grant San Francisco permission to establish a toll and reservation system. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
FILE - In this Aug. 19, 2009 file photo, children run down Lombard Street in San Francisco, transformed for the day into a gigantic Candy Land board game to commemorate the game's 60th anniversary. Tourists may soon have to pay a fee to drive down San Francisco's world-famous crooked street. California officials plan to announce a proposal Monday, April 15, 2019 that would grant San Francisco permission to establish a toll and reservation system. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
Cars make their way down Lombard Street in San Francisco, Monday, April 15, 2019. Thousands of tourists may soon have to pay as much as $10 to drive down the world-famous crooked street if a proposal announced Monday becomes law. In the summer months, an estimated 6,000 people a day visit the 600-foot-long street, creating lines of cars that stretch for blocks. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
A man takes pictures as cars wind their way down Lombard Street in San Francisco, Monday, April 15, 2019. Thousands of tourists may soon have to pay as much as $10 to drive down the world-famous curvy street if a proposal to establish a toll and reservation system becomes law. In the summer months, an estimated 6,000 people a day visit the 600-foot-long street, creating lines of cars that stretch for blocks. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
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