Coronavirus

SF mayor, supervisor tested after exposure to COVID-19

Mayor London Breed and Supervisor Shamann Walton were notified Wednesday that they…

 

Health department guidelines for schools set rigorous standards for social distance, cleanliness

Health department guidance issued Wednesday for in-person instruction at San Francisco schools…

 

I Drive SF: Until the robots take over

Pandemic leads to more automation, loss of human interaction

 

As city schools weigh reopening, doubts about safety dominate conversations with teachers

‘If I don’t feel safe as an educator, how am I going to be prepared to teach?’

Return of indoor dining put on hold due to rise in coronavirus cases

San Francisco will no longer allow indoor dining to reopen next week…

Newsom orders multiple counties to shut down bars, indoor restaurants as COVID-19 cases rise

As confirmed cases of COVID-19 rise in California, Gov. Gavin Newsom on…

Market Musings: Panic button abuse

Gen Z kids living with parents won’t devastate rental market

Public health officials urge people to stay at home Fourth of July weekend

Increased social gatherings, reopening of businesses may be factors in rise of COVID-19 cases

SF hotels and offices could face strict new cleaning requirements

Hospitality industry argues ‘Healthy Buildings’ legislation could actually increase coronavirus risk

Real estate industry sues over coronavirus eviction ban

Real estate industry groups filed a lawsuit Monday seeking to undo a…

Breed halts plans to reopen more businesses as COVID-19 cases surge

103 newly diagnosed infections prompts delay

State approves SF’s plan to reopen tattoo parlors, bars, salons, zoos and museums

San Francisco got the official word from the state Thursday that they…

Newsom asks Californians to ‘be more vigilant’ as state sees record-breaking coronavirus cases

California has seen a 29 percent increase in COVID-19 hospitalizations over the past 14 days

Green Space: Stop trashing San Francisco

The pandemic has increased the use of single-use bags and take-out containers throughout The City

SF to allow reopening of hair salons, tattoo parlors, massage establishments

San Francisco plans to allow the reopening of more types of businesses…

Rent relief finally coming for supportive housing tenants

A year after the funds were approved, San Francisco homelessness department plans…

Californians must wear face masks in public under coronavirus order issued by Newsom

By Phil Willon Los Angeles Times Gov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday ordered…

Market Musings: The pandemic is putting some San Francisco landlords in crisis

We have this image of “the landlord” — this predatory, over-funded, 1980s yuppie meme, polo shirt-wearing tech bro.

School district faces deep budget cuts and deep uncertainty

Parcel tax announced by Mayor London Breed could provide some help with teacher salaries

Reopening S.F. schools could come with a hefty price tag

Officials estimate at least $27 million in added costs to comply with safety guidelines