Dim Bulb: Aug. 24, 2008

Although the San Francisco Board of Supervisors passed legislation to regulate city worker overtime costs, it seems it will have minimal effect in curtailing the $71 million problem. The legislation, which went into effect this month, says a city worker can not earn more than 30 percent of their salary in overtime. With some employees raking in more than double their salaries in OT, the legislation seems needed. However, it does not cap department OT spending, just per-employee spending, so there is little incentive to reduce OT spending during the multiyear budget crisis.

Just Posted

You’ve heard of the Clinton Park boulders. Now, meet the Ingleside Pathway blockade

Move over Clinton Park boulders, you’ve got competition. While weeks ago a… Continue reading

Five injured after three vehicles collide on Divisadero and Hayes

Five people were injured - one of them with life-threatening injuries -… Continue reading

Treasure Island director presents plan to extend relocation benefits to more residents

Newer residents facing displacement from Treasure Island’s redevelopment could soon get help… Continue reading

Steve Kerr addresses Donald Trump and NBA-China rift

Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr addresses the mocking comments of President Donald Trump

Most Read