Mayor Ed Lee

Photo by Natasha Dangond/Special to the SF ExaminerHousing Rights Committee of San Francisco member

Effects of Airbnb disputed prior to Board of Supervisors regulation vote

San Francisco voters would support a ballot initiative calling for The City…

Photo by Natasha Dangond/Special to the SF ExaminerHousing Rights Committee of San Francisco member
Gabrielle Lurie/Special to the S.F. ExaminerLincoln High School teacher Brendan Furey and his wife

In SF’s surging real estate market, how do teachers stack up?

For San Francisco's public school teachers, the housing crisis that has gripped…

Gabrielle Lurie/Special to the S.F. ExaminerLincoln High School teacher Brendan Furey and his wife

SF public health department sees record $2 billion budget

Mayor Ed Lee’s proposed $8.9 billion city budget announced Monday set aside…

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Absent signal poses threat to pedestrians

Usually I respond to questions which are asked by Examiner readers. This…

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Gabrielle Lurie/Special to The S.F. ExaminerProtestors called for city officials to immediately begin efforts to collect more than $25 million in past due taxes owed by Airbnb at a press conference on Monday

Planning commissioner changed controversial Airbnb vote after text message from Mayor’s Office

The Office of Mayor Ed Lee silently intervened in a controversial Planning…

Gabrielle Lurie/Special to The S.F. ExaminerProtestors called for city officials to immediately begin efforts to collect more than $25 million in past due taxes owed by Airbnb at a press conference on Monday

SF mayor announces $500M for below market-rate housing

Mayor Ed Lee today announced $500 million that could soon be freed…

Mike Koozmin/SF ExaminerMayor Ed Lee has proposed an additional $48.1 million investment into San Francisco's public transit system.

SF mayor proposes $48.1 million boost for public transit

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee on Monday announced a proposed additional $48.1…

Mike Koozmin/SF ExaminerMayor Ed Lee has proposed an additional $48.1 million investment into San Francisco's public transit system.
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerAlexandra Elvir

SF mayor’s vow to ‘quickly’ repair tower elevators remains unfulfilled

By now, Kevin Lee can guess when the elevators at Clementina Towers…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerAlexandra Elvir

SF district attorney questions mayor’s promise to build a new office soon

Though Mayor Ed Lee announced Thursday that a move from the seismically…

Joe Fitzgerald RodriguezAlex Randolph is shown after being appointed to the City College of San Francisco Board of Trustees.

Mayor Lee appoints new trustee to City College board

Mayor Ed Lee on Tuesday appointed a new trustee to a vacant…

Joe Fitzgerald RodriguezAlex Randolph is shown after being appointed to the City College of San Francisco Board of Trustees.
DAN SCHREIBER/2012 S.F. EXAMINER FILE PHOTOJanuary marked the first time since 1930 that no rain fell in the Hetch Hetchy area.

Drought Crisis: SF won’t know water-reduction target for another month

California is running out of water, but San Francisco still has a…

DAN SCHREIBER/2012 S.F. EXAMINER FILE PHOTOJanuary marked the first time since 1930 that no rain fell in the Hetch Hetchy area.
Port of San FranciscoMel Murphy

SF port commissioner faces lawsuit after home crumbles

City Attorney Dennis Herrera has filed a lawsuit against controversial former Building…

Port of San FranciscoMel Murphy
Courtesy Chinese Progressive AssociationOn Thursday

Chinatown evictions halted by Mayor Ed Lee

Some Chinatown families facing eviction have cause to celebrate today, as Mayor…

Courtesy Chinese Progressive AssociationOn Thursday

Mayor bans publicly-funded travel by SF employees to Indiana in wake of reputed anti-LGBT law

San Francisco city employees are no longer allowed to travel on the…

Safety measures completed on Geary the day after first pedestrian death of 2015

San Francisco announced the completion of zebra-striped crosswalks across 33 intersection of…

courtesy Bay City NewsMayor Ed Lee and Rep. Nancy Pelosi

Transitional housing opens in Cow Hollow for at-risk youth

Rep. Nancy Pelosi and San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee joined community members…

courtesy Bay City NewsMayor Ed Lee and Rep. Nancy Pelosi
Cindy Chew/ S.F. Examiner file photoThe City College of San Francisco board of trustees seat vacated by trustee Natalie Berg will be filled by an  appointee of Mayor Ed Lee.

Mayor reviewing candidates for vacant CCSF trustee seat

As City College of San Francisco's board of trustees prepares to regain…

Cindy Chew/ S.F. Examiner file photoThe City College of San Francisco board of trustees seat vacated by trustee Natalie Berg will be filled by an  appointee of Mayor Ed Lee.
mike koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoThe San Francisco Public Utilities Commission's call for a new timeline for the CleanPowerSF program has received backing from supporters

SF issues timeline to approve CleanPowerSF by October

A newly announced target for the approval of San Francisco's renewable-energy program…

mike koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoThe San Francisco Public Utilities Commission's call for a new timeline for the CleanPowerSF program has received backing from supporters

Nonprofits to take over more of city’s public housing

Nonprofit housing providers will take over operation of the majority of The…

courtesy Bay City NewsMayor Ed Lee

SF launches vehicle training program to improve safety on streets

Mayor Ed Lee announced Tuesday the launch of a large-vehicle training program…

courtesy Bay City NewsMayor Ed Lee