Politics

Stefani calls for hearing on impact of Chariot shutdown on riders

How will thousands of Chariot shuttle riders get to work now that…

SF may override local no-smoking laws to allow cannabis consumption at events

San Francisco plans to grant waivers to its no-smoking laws when permitting…

Hotel Metropolis employees file complaints after abrupt closure

Twenty-two former Hotel Metropolis employees filed complaints last week with the National…

SF to declare ‘climate emergency,’ bolster plans to reduce carbon emissions

San Francisco is expected to officially declare a “climate emergency,” following the…

Supervisors denounce leak of police report on death of Jeff Adachi

Concerned that police leaked salacious details about the sudden death of Public…

Board expected to reappoint police commissioner for four-year term

In her bid for a re-appointment to the Police Commission, Cindy Elias…

City may help music venues soundproof, curb neighbors’ noise complaints

San Francisco wants to bring harmony between music venues and their neighbors…

Controversial ZSFGH billing practice that left privately-insured owing thousands could be banned

Publicity over “balance billing,” a practice that at Zuckerberg San Francisco General…

SF remembers late Public Defender Jeff Adachi as ‘fierce champion for justice’

Before his sudden death Friday, Public Defender Jeff Adachi spent decades standing…

San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi dies

Jeff Adachi, the elected public defender of San Francisco, has died. Mayor…

SF plans to launch an Urban Agriculture Resource Center for community gardeners

As part of its growing support for urban agriculture, the Recreation and…

City workers rally for higher wages amid contract negotiations

More than a thousand San Francisco city employees and nonprofit workers contracted…

Struggling community college students could get a helping hand

State legislation introduced Thursday aims to keep community college students experiencing unforeseen…

ZSFGH could cap out-of-pocket payments for privately insured patients after outcry over billing practices

San Francisco Health officials are considering a cap on out-of-pocket payments made…

Broke-Ass City: The best way to beat the devil is to support a union

I was walking through SoMa on Tuesday when I heard what sounded…

Report: Nearly 400 people died homeless on SF streets since 2016

Many of the homeless who die on San Francisco’s streets have little…

Sierra Club, ACLU challenge Trump national emergency declaration as unconstitutional

The Sierra Club and a coalition of border community organizations sued President…

Residents appeal Outside Lands permit extension over noise concerns

Residents who say the annual Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival can…

Park or truck depot? Neighborhood groups and food bank tussle over Dogpatch land

The booming Dogpatch neighborhood’s hunger for new green space is clashing with…