Supervisor Scott Wiener’s “good government” charter amendment had generated a lot of concern but it now seems like a few changes will ensure its placement on the Nov. 8 ballot. The measure, after changes were made based on public comment, would allow the Board of Supervisors to amend or repeal measures placed on the ballot by the Board of Supervisors or mayor beginning in 2012. Read More
On rare occasions former District 1 Supervisor Jake McGoldrick will turn up at a Board of Supervisors hearing to speak his mind and he never disappoints. The well-read English professor has a way with words. Read More
On Tuesday, there were actually nine charter amendments introduced not eight.
One escaped mention. Supervisor Sean Elsbernd introduced a charter amendment related to the Health Service Board. Read More