Budget and Finance Committee

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.

Supervisors committee approves increased investment in homeless outreach program

The number of people living on the streets that San Francisco’s homeless…

 

Courtesy RenderingUpgrades: The proposed Warriors arena on The City’s waterfront would include extensive rehabilitation of Piers 30-32.

San Francisco expected to OK $1 billion Warriors arena proposal

While the Board of Supervisors appears poised to approve the initial financial…

 

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Nudists, Nazis and Normalization at a City Hall special meeting

At an aptly titled “special meeting” of the City Operations and Neighborhood…

 

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerDistrict 5’s alive: London Breed who won Supervisor Christina Olague’s seat

Will the fun return to San Francisco politics?

When I first began writing about local politics, the Board of Supervisors…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerDistrict 5’s alive: London Breed who won Supervisor Christina Olague’s seat
S.F. Examiner File PhotoSFMTA transportation director Ed Reiskin says there's no other option except to lease the land for the agency's use.

Board of Supervisors to decide on SFMTA fumbled land deal

The Board of Supervisors will decide Tuesday whether to approve a costly…

S.F. Examiner File PhotoSFMTA transportation director Ed Reiskin says there's no other option except to lease the land for the agency's use.
“I do believe it is a good deal

Supervisors say property lease a bad deal for SFMTA

Questions are flying about the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency’s costly proposed…

“I do believe it is a good deal
s.f. examiner file photoHerrera said a unit dedicated to consumer protection would allow his office to file more consumer protection lawsuits

Consumer protection proposal suffers setback

The city attorney is hoping to launch a consumer protection unit. Launching…

s.f. examiner file photoHerrera said a unit dedicated to consumer protection would allow his office to file more consumer protection lawsuits
Examiner file photoSupervisor John Avalos expressed concerns about the cost of the $100 million communication network known as BayWEB.

New regional emergency communication system plan draws critics

A planned $100 million regional emergency communication system is one step closer…

Examiner file photoSupervisor John Avalos expressed concerns about the cost of the $100 million communication network known as BayWEB.
Examiner file photoTax breaks would help San Francisco companies that employ former lawbreakers.

Tax break for hiring felons in San Francisco pitched as crime cutter

In recent years, The City has created payroll tax breaks for biotech…

Examiner file photoTax breaks would help San Francisco companies that employ former lawbreakers.

Transfer tax would have garnered extra cash

Had Supervisor John Avalos' proposed transfer tax been in effect for the…

City budget drama continues, vote looms

The Board of Supervisors will take its first vote on Mayor Gavin…

Gascón defends three assistant chief structure

As members of the Board of Supervisors are looking to make cuts…

Police chief concerned over ‘regional problems’

As police Chief George Gascón testified Thursday before the Board of Supervisors…

Budget hearing to last long into the night

The Board of Supervisors Budget and Finance Committee will hold a 4…

Committee to tackle Newsom’s budget

The Board of Supervisors Budget and Finance Committee meets Wednesday to begin…

SFPUC remains on hot seat

The Board of Supervisors Budget and Finance Committee indicated Wednesday it will…