Mayor Ed Lee

Lee unveils measures aimed at affordable housing, transit

Mayor Ed Lee unveiled two separate ballot measures Tuesday evening that would…

Protesters temporarily block Bay Bridge’s eastern span

Protesters marching for Martin Luther King Jr. Day blocked all west bound…

Mario Woods family lawyers call for independent federal investigation into the December police killing

While protesters shouted down Mayor Ed Lee Monday at a celebration commemorating…

Gascon vows to challenge corruption in city law enforcement, politics

The police scandals and political corruption that have mared San Francisco’s image…

Trying to avoid the same-old, same-old

I’m sitting at the Gaslamp Cafe at 12th and Howard, watching the…

Mayor Ed Lee must decide: To fire Chief Suhr, or not

There’s blood on the streets. Calls for police reform grow louder every…

Helping animals actually helps people

Gandhi once said you can judge the greatness of a nation by…

New direction for a new year

Ah, New Year’s resolutions. One year later, and the rent is still…

SF supes unanimously turn down plan to build new jail

San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday against building a new…

Poll shows strong support for June measure to raise affordable housing requirements

San Francisco voters would support a ballot measure as early as next…

SF plans to add 1,100 homeless shelter beds during El Niño storms

San Francisco is prepared to add 1,100 temporary shelter beds to provide…

Housing crisis continues to grip SF teachers, even after bond approval

Despite voter approval earlier this month of a bond that will help…

Campaigning for mayor proves power of protest

So I ran for mayor of San Francisco. I did the damn…

Final EIR certified for Warriors arena in Mission Bay

The proposed Warriors arena in Mission Bay has cleared another hurdle. The…

Spending surge for Sup. Christensen includes mailer linking her to Republican Party

Spending in support of Board of Supervisors District 3 incumbent Julie Christensen…

Residents alarmed by program encouraging density in residential developments

It’s widely agreed that more than one solution is needed to solve…

Voter fraud accusations reveal web of ethics-challenged electoral allies

The sordid Chinatown ballot-fraud saga came to a close last night at…

VIDEO: Local rapper tells off Mayor Ed Lee to his face

A local rapper named Equipto tapped into the long-simmering anger over displacement…

Progressives plan resurgence with launch of ‘Vision SF’

His book, “Season of the Witch,” chronicled San Francisco’s radicals of past…

Mayor rejects ‘Idaho Stop,’ citing danger to pedestrians, cyclists

As soon as the bike yield law got rolling, the mayor stopped…