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Supervisor Jane Kim takes aim at ‘frivolous’ evictions

In the latest effort to combat evictions in San Francisco, Supervisor Jane…

File photoSupervisor Jane Kim
Luke Thomas/Special to The S.F. ExaminerSan Francisco political consultant Enrique Pearce

From success to scandal: Consultant accused of child porn charges was connected to SF political elite

Enrique Pearce is one of San Francisco’s more successful and more controversial…

Luke Thomas/Special to The S.F. ExaminerSan Francisco political consultant Enrique Pearce

SF supes proposal seeks to monitor new construction for affordability

San Francisco is poised to start monitoring the affordability of development to…

mike koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoThe Yerba Buena site at 706 Mission St. will house the new 54

SF approves lease for Mexican Museum at Yerba Buena

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors on Tuesday unanimously approved a lease…

mike koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoThe Yerba Buena site at 706 Mission St. will house the new 54
MIKE koozmin/2013 s.f. examiner file photoTenants of 1049 Market St.

SF supervisor subpoenaed as landlord in Mid-Market fight goes on offensive

It seems nobody is safe from legal attacks in San Francisco's ongoing…

MIKE koozmin/2013 s.f. examiner file photoTenants of 1049 Market St.
Mike Koozmin/2014 s.F. examiner file photoThe Tenderloin Pit-Stop program has aimed to reduce defecation in the neighborhood. The public toilets at three locations have seen an average of 167 uses per day.

Supervisors vote to extend Pit-Stop toilet program on Tenderloin streets

The streets of the Tenderloin are getting relief from human waste with…

Mike Koozmin/2014 s.F. examiner file photoThe Tenderloin Pit-Stop program has aimed to reduce defecation in the neighborhood. The public toilets at three locations have seen an average of 167 uses per day.

Money secured to extend public toilet program in Tenderloin, SoMa

A public toilet and waste program in San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood that…

Protestors chained together block the intersection of Broadway and 7th Street in front of the Oakland Police department Monday

Delaying SF Board of Supervisors president vote past next week unlikely

A vote on the interim Board of Supervisors president next week has…

Protestors chained together block the intersection of Broadway and 7th Street in front of the Oakland Police department Monday
S.F. Examiner File PhotoThe San Francisco Bicycle Coalition executive director Leah Shahum

‘Contraflow’ bike lane opens on Polk Street as bike month gets into gear

San Francisco city leaders and bike advocates kicked off Bike Month this…

S.F. Examiner File PhotoThe San Francisco Bicycle Coalition executive director Leah Shahum
Mike Koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoA tribute marked the spot near where Sophia Liu was fatally hit.

Vision Zero: Working together to save lives on the road

Twenty-five people died last year while walking or biking in San Francisco.…

Mike Koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoA tribute marked the spot near where Sophia Liu was fatally hit.
Cindy Chew/2009 S.F. EXAMINER FILE PHOTOA 2011 study says imposing a $3 fee on drivers going downtown could cut collisions with pedestrians by 9 percent in The City’s center.

Potential safety benefits stir calls to discuss fees for downtown drivers

As concern grows over the number of vehicles injuring and killing pedestrians…

Cindy Chew/2009 S.F. EXAMINER FILE PHOTOA 2011 study says imposing a $3 fee on drivers going downtown could cut collisions with pedestrians by 9 percent in The City’s center.
Ezra Shaw/Getty Images file photoAs memories of Oracle Team USA's victory at the America's Cup

Nonprofits in San Francisco sound alarm over rent increases

Nonprofits that serve the neediest residents are calling for help as the…

Ezra Shaw/Getty Images file photoAs memories of Oracle Team USA's victory at the America's Cup

SF lawmakers’ move to reform CEQA narrows, is still divided

The gap narrowed Monday  between dueling proposals to change rules for environmental…

Attacks on CEQA distort the truth

Forty-three years ago, California adopted one of the nation’s most foresighted environmental…

S.F. Examiner File PhotoJane Kim and Supervisor Scott Wiener

SF lawmaker hits speedbump in CEQA reform

Supervisor Scott Wiener’s effort to change how The City handles an environmental…

S.F. Examiner File PhotoJane Kim and Supervisor Scott Wiener
S.F. Examiner File PhotoPolish politician Lech Walesa’s anti-gay remarks have spurred calls to take his name off a street near City Hall.

Wiping Lech Walesa off San Francisco’s map would require a feat of democratic solidarity

Come Tuesday, Jane Kim’s staff pledges, the District 6 supervisor will introduce…

S.F. Examiner File PhotoPolish politician Lech Walesa’s anti-gay remarks have spurred calls to take his name off a street near City Hall.
Anna Latino/Special to the S.F. ExaminerDan Kingsley of SKS Investments

Airbnb unveils new San Francisco headquarters at 888 Brannan Street

In the early 1900s, the building at 888 Brannan St. in South…

Anna Latino/Special to the S.F. ExaminerDan Kingsley of SKS Investments

Proposed renaming of SFO should go to the voters

Supervisor Harvey Milk’s name to San Francisco International Airport, his proposal hit…

Courtesy Photo“It’s transit-first and a good place to be able to handle the density that’s close to downtown

San Francisco supervisors to weigh in on clash between clubs and condos

As the Western SoMa Community Plan goes before the Board of Supervisors…

Courtesy Photo“It’s transit-first and a good place to be able to handle the density that’s close to downtown
Getty Images File PhotoCity officials hope educational efforts can help job-seekers enjoy the local tech boom.

San Francisco to help train workers for jobs in technology industry

San Francisco is using millions of dollars in federal grant money to…

Getty Images File PhotoCity officials hope educational efforts can help job-seekers enjoy the local tech boom.