Bevan Dufty

Reform Slate is what SF Democrats deserve

San Franciscans can take a major step toward preserving The City’s unique…

 

Oliver, a golden retriever, offers some pet therapy in the shade during Duboce Dogfest. (Courtesy Diana Gaffney/Hoodline)

Duboce Dogfest serves as lesson in progress

Duboce Dogfest, held last weekend, is a unique San Francisco event —…

 

Bevan Dufty, Mayor Ed Lee's homeless czar, will step down from his post on Nov. 6. (Ben Margot/AP)

Bevan Dufty out as Mayor Ed Lee’s homeless czar

Mayor Ed Lee’s homeless czar Bevan Dufty is stepping down from his…

 

Housing SF homeless students may cause them to leave the school district

Efforts to house San Francisco’s homeless families with students in the public…

During a press conference highlighting the successes of the San Francisco Navigation Center, Victor Frazier tells his story about the Center's positive impact on his life. (Kevin Kelleher/Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Mayor Ed Lee adds $3M to expand homeless navigation sites

In the five months since it opened, the Navigation Center in the…

During a press conference highlighting the successes of the San Francisco Navigation Center, Victor Frazier tells his story about the Center's positive impact on his life. (Kevin Kelleher/Special to the S.F. Examiner)
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Focusing on young homeless

With one homeless count finding nearly 2,000 youths on San Francisco streets,…

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Mike Koozmin/SF Examiner11 year old Julius Barnes and his mother 52 year old Stephanie Stinson are staying in the Hamilton Family center located in San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood while searching for an affordable place to call home.

SF spends $165.7 million on homeless but it’s still not enough

San Francisco spends $165.7 million on homelessness annually, but it would take…

Mike Koozmin/SF Examiner11 year old Julius Barnes and his mother 52 year old Stephanie Stinson are staying in the Hamilton Family center located in San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood while searching for an affordable place to call home.
Mike koozmin/the s.f. examinerSupervisor Mark Farrell has called for a hearing on new ways San Francisco can cut down the homeless population. The issue remains one of the top concerns of residents.

SF renews long-range plans to help people living on the streets

San Francisco officials today are expected to begin what will likely be…

Mike koozmin/the s.f. examinerSupervisor Mark Farrell has called for a hearing on new ways San Francisco can cut down the homeless population. The issue remains one of the top concerns of residents.
Courtesy photoLarry Brinkin

Gay rights advocate accused of child pornography charges back in court

The gay rights advocate and former member of the San Francisco Human…

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Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerThe United Council of Human Services wants to open a 100-bed shelter at an empty site on Jennings Street. It would be the Bayview’s first such shelter.

Proposed Bayview homeless shelter would provide service where it is needed

Each night, roughly 45 men and women curl up in chairs or…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerThe United Council of Human Services wants to open a 100-bed shelter at an empty site on Jennings Street. It would be the Bayview’s first such shelter.
Getty Images 2009 File PhotoEntrepreneur Doniece Sandoval hopes to serve 100 to 130 homeless people a day through Lava Mae
Getty Images 2009 File PhotoEntrepreneur Doniece Sandoval hopes to serve 100 to 130 homeless people a day through Lava Mae
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Needy San Francisco residents come out for free phones

With Social Security disability benefits as his only source of monthly income,…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerDavid Avila of Assurance Wireless

Bevan Dufty making big strides on homelessness

A little more than a year ago, Bevan Dufty took what may…

Cindy Chew/Special to the S.F. ExaminerLines of homeless people seeking shelter have seen increasing incidents of violence

After fatal stabbing, San Francisco allows shelters to bar violent homeless people

In response to a fatal stabbing, San Francisco has tightened admission rules…

Cindy Chew/Special to the S.F. ExaminerLines of homeless people seeking shelter have seen increasing incidents of violence
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Child porn arrest of gay rights activist stuns San Francisco

Larry Brinkin, the iconic San Francisco gay activist who brought the nation’s…

Courtesy photoLarry Brinkin
Ballot bonanza: It may have turned heads

‘Ed Heads’ are eager but law-abiding

Like my mother yelling and ringing a cowbell at my basketball games,…

Ballot bonanza: It may have turned heads

New Bevan Dufty ad takes subtle dig at Mayor Ed Lee

Mayoral candidate Bevan Dufty has gone out of his way to welcome…

Third-party spending in San Francisco mayor’s race exceeds $313K

The latest tally on independent expenditures, otherwise known as third-party spending, in…

Bevan Dufty (Mike Koozmin/The Examiner)Bevan Dufty (Mike Koozmin/The Examiner)

SF mayoral candidate bio: Bevan Dufty

Bevan Dufty Age: 56 Current job: Mayoral candidate Party affiliation: Democrat Slogan:…

Bevan Dufty (Mike Koozmin/The Examiner)Bevan Dufty (Mike Koozmin/The Examiner)

San Francisco mayoral debate shifts to civil side of issues

If only for one fleeting moment, relative civility returned to the debate…