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Legislation introduced by Supervisor Mark Farrell and approved by the Board of Supervisors on Tuesday bans junk food in the approximately 150 vending machines on city property. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/ Special to S.F. Examiner)

911 dispatchers exempt from SF healthy vending machine proposal

San Francisco’s 911 dispatchers may still be able to get their sugar…

 

Demonstrators block a Facebook and Yahoo bus at the corner of Valencia and 24th streets bringing awareness to wealth inequality in San Francisco on Tuesday, February 9, 2016. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

EDITORIAL: S.F.’s tech shuttle deal yields progress

San Francisco must promote efficient and robust public transportation options. In today’s…

 

Noe Valley resident Kathy Lipscomb talks during public comment at the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency board of directors meeting before they approved changes to the commuter shuttle program. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

SFMTA board approves changes to tech commuter shuttle program

San Francisco’s transit agency agreed to modify the commuter shuttle program Tuesday,…

 

A woman sits on a Facebook commuter shuttle as protesters block buses at the corner of Valencia and 24th streets on Feb. 9. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Progressive bloc leading on commuter shuttle, affordable housing debates

The political power of San Francisco’s newly formed progressive majority on the…

A woman sits on a Facebook commuter shuttle as protesters block buses at the corner of Valencia and 24th streets on Feb. 9. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)
A tech shuttle bus waits at a Muni bus stop on Valencia Street. The San Francisco Board of Supervisors postponed a decision on the future of the so-called “Google Buses” until Feb. 9, when the two sides of the debate are expected to negotiate a compromise. (Mike Koozmin/2014 S.F. Examiner)

‘Google Bus’ future still uncertain

The future of the “Google Bus” in San Francisco remains uncertain as…

A tech shuttle bus waits at a Muni bus stop on Valencia Street. The San Francisco Board of Supervisors postponed a decision on the future of the so-called “Google Buses” until Feb. 9, when the two sides of the debate are expected to negotiate a compromise. (Mike Koozmin/2014 S.F. Examiner)
Police Chief Greg Suhr. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

Suhr’s black community relations forum rescheduled after Woods protest

San Francisco Police Chief Greg Suhr’s forum on black community relations is…

Police Chief Greg Suhr. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

Proposed bill seeks to end BART strikes

State Assemblywoman Catherine B. Baker, R-San Ramon, announced Tuesday a bill to…

EVAN DUCHARME/S.F. Examiner File PhotoBay Area Bike Share's proposed expansion to more than 7

BART and its unions can't even agree on math

OAKLAND — Labor leaders say BART and its biggest unions could soon…

EVAN DUCHARME/S.F. Examiner File PhotoBay Area Bike Share's proposed expansion to more than 7
Joseph Schell/Special to The SF ExaminerProtesters hold up giant cutouts of San Francisco CEOs at a downtown protest highlighting city workers’ demand that wealthy companies pay more in taxes.

City employees decry wage cuts

The City’s largest union rallied Thursday to build pressure as it negotiates…

Joseph Schell/Special to The SF ExaminerProtesters hold up giant cutouts of San Francisco CEOs at a downtown protest highlighting city workers’ demand that wealthy companies pay more in taxes.