letters from our readers

Trust fund promise goes back to 1968

Lately there has been controversy about the Muni operators’ trust fund payout.…

 

Pre-emptive strike is needed against Iran

Iran has again proven itself a dangerous, rogue nation. The recent foiled…

 

Few people participated in latest Sunday Streets

This past weekend’s kickoff of Sunday Streets on The Embarcadero was notable…

 

Caption misrepresents Alioto’s role in tax

The caption under the late Mayor Joseph L. Alioto’s photo accompanying my…

Cops just trying to help relieve drug problems

The Henry Hotel should be shut down. Such places have proven to…

Neighborhood school model the right choice

The San Francisco Unified School District’s move to give proximity more weight…

Congestion pricing will affect families with kids

The gross tax that socialist supervisors propose to impose on people driving…

Let Ellison shell out for his beloved yacht race

When the salesman begins placing an urgency to the done deed, it…

High-speed rail really is a train to nowhere

The Los Angeles Times and Associated Press refer to the California high-speed…

Federal spending cuts good no matter the size

I read an article recently about President Barack Obama’s deficit commission and…

Letters from our readers: Issuing long-term debt will hurt general fund

Wednesday’s “Rough road for street repairs” article about The City issuing $48…

Letters from our readers: Muni just lets problems with fare payment linger

Muni’s preference for interrogating transit riders instead of installing fare-collection systems that…

Letters from our readers: Urge supervisors to pass Laura’s Law

Melissa Griffin’s endorsement of Laura’s Law agrees with many citizens of San…

Letters from our Readers: Offer more fountains if there are no bottles

Where have all the public and business water fountains gone? In their…

Letters from our Readers: Political maneuvering won’t work in Arizona

The Obama administration has a political motive in suing Arizona over its…

Letters from our Readers: Central Subway project a budget-draining mistake

The Central Subway Project is a bad transportation boondoggle that drains much-needed…

Letters from our readers: Metering headaches can be avoided easily

In order to raise additional revenue, city officials have come up with…

Letters from our readers: Additional fees cripple city’s business base

Your Friday story “Businesses face more fee hikes” is yet one more…

Letters from our readers: Cargill development would breach SF Bay

Ken Garcia’s Tuesday column was wrong about the zoning for the proposed…

Letters from our readers: Board must stop using flawed data for laws

“Iffy data fuels legislation to block garages” in the Thursday Examiner describes…