editorials

Californians want more done about global warming, fail to do things themselves

A new survey from the Public Policy Institute of California is encouraging.…

Katy Tang taking effective approach to stopping illegal San Francisco massage parlors

Illegal massage parlors have been a real pain in the neck for…

All bikes should be registered to avoid thefts

San Francisco is closer than ever to meaningful reductions in two types…

Creative solutions to Muni bathroom issue needed

For those of us who work in an office environment, the availability…

Debut delay for new Bay Bridge will allow proper scrutiny of bolt issue

The new eastern span of the Bay Bridge will not open until…

S.F. must do more to welcome film projects

If San Francisco officials are serious about attracting more business to The…

It's time to get serious about saving CCSF

There is a grim date looming on the horizon for City College…

Companies, public agencies need to do more to protect personal information

California Attorney General Kamala Harris released a report this week with staggering…

Planning for the next recession should begin now

Governments in San Francisco and California face immediate fiscal outlooks that are…

State must undo blow to access to public records

By most accounts, the state budget for the coming fiscal year is…

U.S. needs to provide more clarity on use of widespread surveillance

This month's news about government surveillance programs has raised serious questions about…

Legislature should pass limousine safety measure

Twice in about a month's time, limousines carrying passengers in the Bay…

Phone makers should embrace kill switch

Thursday's meeting at which District Attorney George Gascón and New York Attorney…

Repaving Market Street a good start

This past weekend, The City repaved several blocks of mid-Market Street. The…

BART worker safety should be dealt with outside of contract negotiations

There has been a troubling increase of assaults on BART workers --…

Positive changes ahead for San Mateo County Board of Supervisors

San Mateo County has a diversity problem on the Board of Supervisors,…

Adding Muni fees to large events deserves study

There is little doubt that Muni needs additional funding. The transit system…

Congestion fees will help fight city gridlock

The time has come to study and implement a comprehensive pricing plan…

Port should select wisely when choosing company to operate cruise ship terminal

The sleek new cruise ship terminal on Pier 27 is a welcome…

City’s garbage rates should go farther to discourage waste production

Scientists with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced recently that the…