A proposed ban on new bars along a popular section of Polk Street was rejected by the Small Business Commission, while a community group is calling for even tougher restrictions and asking the question, “Is Nob Hill a new Las Vegas?”
The contrast in positions illustrates the challenge in striking a balance between the Nob Hill residents upset over nightlife disruptions and the bar owners enjoying the flood of business. Read More
An area code is not only three digits, but also a valuable brand identity.
That’s according to the Small Business Commission, which is worried about the impacts of proposed changes to San Francisco’s 415 area code. Read More
Board of Supervisors President David Chiu may have ruffled the feathers of some prominent politicians, but he has survived to run for another term as representative of Chinatown, North Beach and other northeastern neighborhoods.
Click on the photo to the right to see pictures of all of the candidates in the District 3 race. Read More
A proposal to allow a proposed bowling alley in the Mission to serve alcohol comes under review Monday by the Small Business Commission.Backing by the commission would help the business plan win approval by the Board of Supervisors when it reconvenes from its legislative recess. Read More