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Library set to write off more than $1.5 million in overdue fines

The San Francisco Public Library Commission has already recommended eliminating library fines, but on Thursday it voted to forgive existing…

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Monitor warns contractor disputes could further delay Central Subway project

Contract disputes are threatening to further delay Muni’s $1.6 billion Central Subway project, potentially pushing it past its targeted opening…

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While some SF officials back homegrown presidential hopeful Harris, others are feelin’ the Bern

Presidential hopeful Sen. Kamala Harris may have developed her career in the bloody-knuckle world of San Francisco politics, but that…

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Hospital workers say they face retaliation after lobbying for removal of Zuckerberg’s name

Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital workers rallied outside of the Potrero Avenue campus on Friday in support of a suspended…

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After suspension, Muni union president brought back into contract talks with City Hall

Muni’s operator union is in receivership. Its executive board suspended. An operator shortage looms in the backdrop, leaving San Franciscans’…

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Second polarizing figure separates from SF police union

A longtime leader of the San Francisco Police Officers Association has quit after the union severed ties with his predecessor…

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Bay Area Ford GoBike workers to unionize

Ford GoBike is often noted for its technology-laden features: unlocking bikes via a mobile phone app, docking them in futuristic-looking…

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Housing production slows sharply despite growing backlog of approved projects

Housing production in San Francisco slowed across the board in 2018, with production levels dropping by nearly 41 percent from…

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