Tag: soda tax

Final state Senate campaign push on display

The rollicking, at times humorous and other times downright mean, race for state Senate in San Francisco is drawing to…

2 years ago

Supporters hope to keep second SF soda tax from going flat

San Francisco soda tax supporters are hoping round two of an effort to tax sugary beverages this November won’t fizzle…

2 years ago

Supes place health, housing and safety measures on November ballot

San Francisco voters will decide this November whether to create a new unit in the Police Department to combat auto…

2 years ago

San Francisco voters may ban homeless encampments

San Francisco voters will decide in November whether to ban homeless encampments and empower police officers to remove them within…

2 years ago

Philadelphia becomes first major American city with soda tax

PHILADELPHIA — Philadelphia became the first major American city with a soda tax on Thursday despite a multimillion-dollar campaign by…

2 years ago

911 dispatchers exempt from SF healthy vending machine proposal

San Francisco’s 911 dispatchers may still be able to get their sugar high from vending machines, but for the rest…

2 years ago

SF hospitals taking soda measures, amid new beverage law

As San Francisco implements increased controls on sugary beverages — including the first requirement for health warning labels on soda…

3 years ago

SF soda warning label proposal advances

Soda advertisements in San Francisco may soon come with warning labels about risks of obesity, diabetes and tooth decay under…

3 years ago