Category: Opinion

City employee lawsuit costs soar to $90.7 million

Since January 2007 San Franciscans have paid $90.7 million in costs for lawsuits filed by city employees. Back on April…

4 days ago

Treasure Island marina deserves approval

A new marina in Treasure Island’s Clipper Cove is close to becoming a reality, and it’s a testament to the…

5 days ago

Addressing SF’s anticipated shelter service gaps with Safe Organized Spaces

Elected representatives, voters, and residents across San Francisco’s political spectrum agree that thousands of people living without safe shelter and…

5 days ago

Ask the editor: When comments about our articles are less than civil

Mention the article commenting section of a news website to any reporter or editor, and most of them will roll…

1 week ago

Height isn’t the issue: Good buildings boost vitality

New commercial buildings and mixed-use structures are generating fresh revenues for San Francisco. The city’s assessor-recorder reported recently that property…

2 weeks ago

The City’s unaffordable ‘affordable’ senior housing system must change

As elder San Franciscans we join together to bring attention to an inconvenient truth about so-called ‘affordable’ senior housing in…

2 weeks ago

Bay Area measles outbreak: it can happen here

To recap what’s been going on nationally with the measles outbreak of 2019, as of February 23, there have been…

2 weeks ago

Increasing standing space on Muni trains is not the answer

The SFMTA’s incoming LRV fleet of new Siemens cars clearly represents a major step forward. However two aspects of the…

3 weeks ago