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Calls for more police patrols spur talk of replacing cops with deputies at SFO

A city supervisor is exploring whether San Francisco could increase the number…

‘You don’t get there if you’re not listening’

BART general manager launches ‘listening tour’ to hear rider concerns across system

Mayor Breed celebrates SF’s first Office of Racial Equity: ‘We need action’

San Francisco will launch The City’s first Office of Racial Equity later…

Supervisors press on with mental health care ballot measure despite mayor’s opposition

City leaders seeking to overhaul San Francisco’s behavioral health system are forging…

‘You live in a city, not on an island’: Nonprofit leaders rally in support of affordable housing bond

As a representative of Chinatown Community Development Center, Matthias Mormino says he…

Memo: Resolution declaring the NRA a domestic terrorist group ‘did not change city law’

Contractors won’t face punishment for doing business with the gun rights group

City solution to Clinton Park anti-homeless measures: ‘larger boulders’

Public Works Director: ‘The problem is they were not big enough’

Power restored to Excelsior, Portola, Balboa Park

Power was restored to over 6,000 customers in Excelsior, Portola and Balboa…

Sheriff candidate defends deputies involved in fatal dog shooting

Public defender calls incident ‘preventable and unnecessary’

Mayor Breed signals support for SFMTA scooter policy

After transit officials announced this week that nearly 10,000 e-scooters may soon…

Charging ahead to combat climate change

New legislation could add thousands of new electric vehicle charging stations to parking garages

Health officials tell skeptical board city is meeting demand for drug and alcohol treatment

More than a decade ago voters mandated that on-the-spot substance abuse treatment…

Community leaders move to ‘aggressively’ preserve affordable housing in the Sunset

Ming Young Lee said she felt her heart burst into her chest…

BART picks new fare gates

The BART Board of Directors voted unanimously on Thursday to adopt swing-style…

Uber adds new features to improve rider safety

The San Francisco-based ride-hailing company Uber on Thursday announced several new safety…

250K leather, kink enthusiasts expected at Sunday’s Folsom Street Fair

The 36th Folsom Street Fair, dubbed the world’s biggest leather festival, will…

City College board boosts administrators wages but holds off on larger increases

The City College of San Francisco board approved an initial 10 percent…

SF threatens to revoke Lyft’s e-bike permit

San Francisco transit officials have threatened to pull Lyft’s permit to operate…

Man suspected of fatally beating 62-year-old makes first court appearance

A 35-year-old man suspected of beating a man to death with a…

Hearings begin on whistleblower complaint against Trump

That was one piece of a wide-ranging complaint that expressed fears Trump was hijacking U.S. foreign policy for personal gain.