Politics

The racial contours of our housing crisis

Black residents of Midtown apartments deserve ownership

 

Mayor vetoes funding to restore CCSF classes

Mayor London Breed on Friday vetoed $2.7 million in funding meant to…

 

City Attorney loses appeal against sewer whistleblower in $5 million case

A whistleblower prevailed against City Attorney Dennis Herrera in the California Court…

Chiu bill would expand access to dental care for special needs patients

State Assemblyman David Chiu, D-San Francisco, announced Wednesday he’s introducing a bill…

Why millions of Californians may not get to vote in the Democratic primary

Tens of thousands of people were registered to vote incorrectly by the California DMV

City attorney subpoenas PG&E, contractors, nonprofits in Nuru corruption scandal

Herrera alleges donations funnelled to fund city programs and events

Mayor appoints former commissioner Rich Hillis to lead Planning Department

The Planning Department has a new leader — Rich Hillis. Hillis, who…

  • Feb 12, 2020

Preston urges Muni to roll back proposed fare hikes

Supervisor Dean Preston introduced a resolution Tuesday to oppose Muni fare hikes…

Cleaning up Public Works

Haney legislation would break up department, create new agency focused on street cleaning

Mayor announces funding to prevent closure of board and care facilities

To stem a yearslong decline in the number of board-and-care facilities citywide,…

Supes to vote on $49M lease to open navigation center for homeless youth

The plan to open up a navigation center in a long-vacant business…

Disgraced Public Works head Nuru resigns after FBI arrest

Public Works Director Mohammed Nuru has resigned weeks after his arrest on…

What Public Works employees say about taking homeless people’s stuff

Suddenly, the Public Works department and how it treats homeless people are…

Navigation center expansion legislation meets with resistance

Vote postponed on mandate to open enhanced shelters across SF

Nuru returns to court alongside restaurateur in public corruption scandal

Head of San Francisco Public Works faces fraud charge over pay-to-play allegations

Breed to transform Tenderloin parking lot into SF’s first drug sobering center

Facility would operate for about 18 months and help meth users

Breed announces ballot measure to streamline affordable housing approvals

San Francisco Mayor London Breed announced Wednesday a new ballot measure that…

Lefty O’Doul’s charity used city contractor donations to pay for Public Works party

Nonprofit started by arrested restaurant owner at center of Mohammed Nuru public corruption scandal

Senate acquits Trump; Romney breaks with GOP

The Senate on Wednesday acquitted President Donald Trump of abusing the power of his office and obstructing Congress’ investigation into his conduct