Government & Politics

Jessica Christian/Special to the S.F. ExaminerA “For Rent” sign sits in the window of an empty storefront at 1918 Taraval Street in the Sunset District.

Owners of empty storefronts forced to rent or pay city fees

San Francisco loves to hate its empty storefronts. For years merchants and…

 

SFUSD approves budget with $20M in cuts

A budget with nearly $20 million in cuts was approved Tuesday night…

 

China rejects SF’s pitch for longer stay of sculpture

Sen. Dianne Feinstein helped push through customs the Three Heads Six Arms…

 

City library books going online

A local company best known for archiving Web pages is using federal…

San Francisco might sue Academy of Art University

An expanding private university accused of repeatedly flouting San Francisco’s planning rules…

Earthquake preparation bond for $652M headed to city voters

A $652 million bond to pay for public safety capital needs to…