budget

BART wants more fare hikes

A 25-cent “surcharge” for all commuter rides between San Francisco and the…

Newsom: Reducing labor expenses No. 1 budget issue

The “number one issue” in discussions to reduce The City’s more than…

BART budget plan on hold

Troubled by the possibility of employee layoffs, BART’s board of directors delayed…

Robust budget cuts necessary for solid fiscal path

That old saw, “If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again,”…

Summer classes face budget ax

Budget cuts likely will ax summer classes as The City’s school district…

Schools deal with dwindling stimulus funds

Larger class sizes, a shorter school year and the loss of programs…

Newsom: More budget talk Tuesday

Mayor Gavin Newsom said city departments will be required Tuesday to present…

Taking new approach with budget

Mayor Gavin Newsom warned that more budget slashing is on the way…

Fix budget? Nah. Solve global catastrophe? Yes!

People in the know here would never be surprised that the effort…

War spending is not frivolous, but essential to a rich future

He witnessed his nation humiliated in war. He vowed it would never…

SamTrans to reduce service in December

Facing a $28.4 million budget shortfall, SamTrans is implementing a number of…

Programs for struggling students face cutbacks

Millions of dollars worth of school programs that serve underprivileged students could…

Struggling zoo’s troubles mount

A cash-strapped San Francisco Zoo kept its doors open when nearly 2½…

Survey, meetings ask which services are most valued in community

Faced with an $8 million shortfall within the next two years, Daly…

Holiday happenings nixed by zoo

Santa Claus and his reindeer are among the casualties of the San…

The Daily Outrage: Fudged budget doesn’t solve anything

WHO: Gov. Schwarzenegger and the state Legislature WHAT: With the ink still…

Clock ticking, lawmakers still bickering

California's state lawmakers aren't proving to be very effective these days, but…

Newsom takes scalpel to budget

Almost $5 million in city services — from homeless outreach services to…

Brands could save parks

Pepsi Central Park or eBay Poplar Creek Golf Course may sound like…

Mayor signs $6.5 billion budget

Mayor Gavin Newsom signed a $6.5 billion budget Wednesday but said The…