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DPW employees call for more sanitary working conditions

Workers say they face limits on access to handwashing, restrooms

Parking meter pricing, time limits and enforcement to resume Monday

SFMTA hopes to discourage drivers from crowding commercial corridors, help small businesses

Newsom orders multiple counties to shut down bars, indoor restaurants as COVID-19 cases rise

As confirmed cases of COVID-19 rise in California, Gov. Gavin Newsom on…

SF police seek suspect in assault that killed 41-year-old man

San Francisco police are asking the public for help identifying a person…

SFPD chief broadly bans release of mugshots

San Francisco police will no longer release booking photos of people arrested…

Market Musings: Panic button abuse

Gen Z kids living with parents won’t devastate rental market

SFMTA approves temporary transit-only lanes to counter rising congestion

Agency expects car use, traffic to increase as residents return to work

SF may prohibit natural gas in new buildings

San Francisco is moving toward cleaner air with a proposal introduced Tuesday…

Public health officials urge people to stay at home Fourth of July weekend

Increased social gatherings, reopening of businesses may be factors in rise of COVID-19 cases

Golden Gate Bridge tolls on the rise

Fares also set to increase Wednesday on Golden Gate Transit ferries and buses

SF hotels and offices could face strict new cleaning requirements

Hospitality industry argues ‘Healthy Buildings’ legislation could actually increase coronavirus risk

SF to pay six-figure settlements in police excessive force lawsuits

San Francisco is preparing to pay $455,000 to settle two separate lawsuits…

Woman, 74, struck with pipe in Tenderloin robbery

An elderly woman was thrown to the ground and hit with a…

Bribery, fraud and wildfire: How a PG&E contractor with a sketchy past made millions

Utility hired a company with a history of illicit dumping to clean up after the Camp Fire

Driver arrested after 4 injured in alleged DUI crash at bus stop

A driver was arrested Monday night following a crash into a bus…

City puts $3M yearly price tag on plan to probe deputy misconduct

A proposed ballot measure to ensure that deputies are held accountable for…

Nuru scandal prompts new rules for Public Works to prevent corruption

City Controller releases first in series of reports to ‘rectify bad policies and practices’

Weekend fires in tent encampments leave one adult in critical condition

Twin fires broke out in the city’s homeless encampments this weekend, leaving…

Real estate industry sues over coronavirus eviction ban

Real estate industry groups filed a lawsuit Monday seeking to undo a…

Summer learning can be fun

It’s been almost a month since the 2019-20 school year ended, and…