Category: Politics

Supervisors consider raising development fees for transit

A proposal to hike fees on developments to help fund a nearly $22 billion backlog of transportation projects is winding…

16 hours ago

Conflicting visions for McDonald’s site highlight neighborhood resistance to homeless services

Local service providers hoping to offer homeless youth services on the site of the former Haight Street McDonald’s while plans…

2 days ago

New report shows gaps in mental health care for homeless

Nearly 40 percent of those released last year from San Francisco’s psychiatric emergency services were discharged without connections to other…

3 days ago

Legislation limiting landlord ‘pass-throughs’ of expenses to tenants moves forward

San Francisco supervisors will vote Tuesday on legislation that would prohibit landlords from hiking rents to pass the costs incurred…

3 days ago

Farrell resubmits Police Commission nominees rejected by board

Mayor Mark Farrell has once again nominated two former members of the Police Commission for reappointment just days after the…

4 days ago

Library’s $3.4M radio frequency technology proposal meets with opposition

The San Francisco Public Library is trying for a second time after more than a decade to convince the Board…

4 days ago

Governor signs legislation preventing disclosure of immigration status in court

Just one day after President Donald Trump said California has "sparked a rebellion" with its sanctuary city and state policies,…

4 days ago

Alioto softens sanctuary city proposal following blowback

Facing backlash from City Hall, one of the top candidates in the San Francisco mayoral race has weakened a proposed…

5 days ago