City Hall News

Mayor’s Office

Newsom appoints director of county clerk’s office

Mayor Gavin Newsom appointed Karen Hong Yee as director of the Office of the County Clerk, which issues marriage licenses and performs other nonjudicial administrative tasks. The San Francisco native previously served as the deputy director of the Department of Administrative Services. She has a degree in statistics and computer science from the University of California, Berkeley.

Public Defender’s Office

Adachi helps launch new youth initiative

San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi, along with District 5 Supervisor Ross Mirkarimi, will attend a planning meeting for a new youth initiative in the Western Addition on Wednesday. Neighborhood residents, faith-based organizations, nonprofits, schools and other groups are invited to participate in the meeting for the group, called the Mobilization for Adolescent Growth in our Communities, or MAGIC. The meeting will be held at the African American Art and Culture Complex, 762 Fulton St., at 11 a.m. For more information, call (415) 558-2487.

SFPUC

Public hearing to be held to discuss water tunnel

The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission will hold a public hearing to discuss a proposal to build a 4,200-foot tunnel containing a 96-inch diameter pipeline for drinking water near Polhemus Road in San Mateo County. The pipeline, which would be built at depths ranging from 60 to 200 feet, would replace an existing pipe. The meeting will be held Wednesday at 7 p.m., at Highlands Elementary School 2320 Newport Ave. in San Mateo.

businessLocalScience & TechnologyScience and Technology

If you find our journalism valuable and relevant, please consider joining our Examiner membership program.
Find out more at www.sfexaminer.com/join/

Just Posted

San Francisco Park Rangers have seen their budget and staffing levels increase significantly since 2014. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Citations for being in SF’s public parks after midnight soar

Data shows disproportionate impact on Black residents

Parents and students line up socially distanced before the first day of in-person learning at Bret Harte Elementary School on Monday, April 12, 2021. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
‘It’s a beautiful sight’: The first students return to the classroom

San Francisco’s youngest public school students stepped into classrooms for in-person learning… Continue reading

File
Latest Breed nominee for Police Commission moves forward

Immigration attorney Jim Byrne clears Board of Supervisors committee

A rally at Golden Gate Park on Sunday April 11 drew a large crowd in support of calls to keep JFK Drive closed to traffic. (Emily Huston/Special to the S.F. Examiner)
Hundreds rally for “JFK Thrive,” not JFK Drive

By Emily Huston More than two hundred gathered on a warm Sunday… Continue reading

San Francisco Giants pitcher Anthony DeSclafani (26) starts against the Colorado Rockies at Oracle Park on April 11, 2021 in San Francisco, California. (Photography by Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner).
Giants finish sweep of Rockies behind DeSclafani’s scoreless outing

Even with fans back at Oracle Park, San Francisco Giants pitchers have… Continue reading

Most Read