As the nine-member task force gets to work on redrawing the boundaries that make up the 11 districts represented by members of the Board of Supervisors, it has received some pretty clear legal guidance from the City Attorney’s Office. Read More
In March, the San Francisco Examiner reported on new census data that was disappointing news for city officials who had attempted in recent years to counter the trend of families with young children leaving The City. Read More
San Francisco has grown in 10 years – but only barely.
The U.S. Census 2010 began releasing California data Tuesday, including the population counted on April 1 last year. The Census pegged San Francisco’s population on that date at 805,235 – up about 28,500 people from the 776,733 counted on April 1, 2000.
That rate of increase is just 3.7 percent – far lower than most other counties in the state. Comparatively, Riverside County had a 41.7 percent increase. Read More