District 5

A young London Breed stands in front of her home at Plaza East in the Western Addition. (Courtesy London Breed)

Powdered milk and moving vans: The fight for affordable housing

The tin can with “Pork” stamped on it, the box of powdered…

 

A ballot measure added last week to the ticket in San Francisco’s November election would change the rules for below-market-rate units in new developments. (Courtesy photo)

Realtor ballot measure would negate ‘affordable’ units in San Francisco

For working San Franciscans, finding a place to live may soon go…

 

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerLondon Breed celebrates after learning she was District 5 Supervisor.

London Breed emerges to represent District 5

London Breed appears to have toppled the incumbent in the hotly contested…

 

S.F. Examiner File PhotoSupervisor Christina Olague's vote to reinstate Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi has brought support from other local politicians.

Support for Sheriff Mirkarimi gives Supervisor Christina Olague a boost

It is amazing what a single vote can do. Once not even…

S.F. Examiner File PhotoSupervisor Christina Olague's vote to reinstate Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi has brought support from other local politicians.

Too many doubts have been raised for Julian Davis

Following the reinstatement of Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi, the race for the District…

Supervisors should sign pledge about Mirkarimi case

The Oct. 9 Board of Supervisors hearing and likely vote in suspended…

Mike Koozmin/The SF ExaminerTaking oath: Supervisor Christina Olague is sworn in by Mayor Ed Lee on Monday; she is taking Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi’s seat.

Mayor Ed Lee appoints 'smart, safe' Olague to District 5

Saying they shared the same vision, Mayor Ed Lee appointed Planning Commissioner…

Mike Koozmin/The SF ExaminerTaking oath: Supervisor Christina Olague is sworn in by Mayor Ed Lee on Monday; she is taking Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi’s seat.

Department of Public Works organizing cleanup effort in District 5

For the sixth time this year, the Department of Public Works is…