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President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden have taken different approaches to transit and infrastructure funding. <ins>(Yuri Gripas/Abaca Press/TNS)</ins>

Bay Area transit has big hopes for a Biden administration

The best chance for local agencies to get relief may be a change in federal leadership

 

The Hotel Diva in the Tenderloin will be purchased for permanent supportive housing in San Francisco using state Project Homekey funds. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

SF to purchase second hotel site to house the homeless under the state’s Project Homekey program

San Francisco was awarded more funding Friday to purchase a second hotel…

 

Without more federal aid, SFMTA may start dipping into ‘rainy day’ reserves

Financial forecast bleak, with a $32 million operating budget deficit expected this fiscal year

 

ACLU accuses police of ‘spying’ on George Floyd protesters in new lawsuit

SFPD tapped into privately funded camera network amid looting, vandalism in Union Square

San Francisco hotels prepare to reopen Monday

Will travelers return to The City?

Bystander struck by gunfire in Excelsior

A bystander was shot in the Excelsior on Monday evening when gunfire…

Struggling Chinatown restaurants get help moving business outdoors

A total of $25,000 will be distributed to assist with costs of Shared Spaces program

In a year of ‘nos’ and ‘won’ts,’ what will 2020 look like for the Giants?

Ragtag lineup may surprise in strange, short MLB season

Legislation would improve airport workers better access to health insurance

Supervisors Rafael Mandelman and Shamann Walton announced at a press conference Tuesday…

Balboa Reservoir project appeal filed by CCSF community members

An appeal of the Balboa Reservoir project’s environmental review filed by City…

‘No timetable’ for cable car return, SFMTA says

How the temporary absence of cable cars means more than just a loss of transit routes

Supes place measure on November ballot to lower voting age to 16

The Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to place on the November…

Vallejo police officer kills SF man after mistaking hammer for gun

A Vallejo police officer fatally shot a man suspected of looting who…

Green Space: Stop taking trees down

Growing SF’s urban canopy provides economic, environmental benefits

Back for a week, e-scooters in San Francisco draw fewer complaints this time around

Zip. Zero. Nada. That’s the number of e-scooters San Francisco Public Works…

Looking for life after San Francisco? How about Columbus, Ohio

Is there life after the Bay Area? When you’ve spent most of…

Navigating a Friday night blowout

The streets of San Francisco are ribbed for your car’s pleasure. And…

Schools emphasize inclusion during Bullying Prevention Month

San Francisco as a city, and SFUSD take pride in having a…

Gun violence prevention worker fatally shot ‘point blank’ during lunch break

The gun-violence prevention worker fatally shot in the Bayview earlier this month…