Under the Dome

SF announces startups for new tech venture

Six startups were announced last week to participate in a 16-week “entrepreneurship-in-residence”…

SF judge allows waterfront measure to stay on ballot

On June 3, it appears San Francisco voters will have the chance…

SF takes aim at graffiti vandals, tries to lessen burden on victims

San Francisco’s $20-million-a-year graffiti problem has seemingly caused more problems for victimized…

Supervisors adopt plan to end pedestrian deaths in SF within 10 years

San Francisco supervisors adopted a Vision Zero plan Tuesday that sets a…

SF ballot fight over waterfront height limits has day in court

The City could lose out on more than $8 billion in revenue…

David Campos’ Ellis Act legislation going before board committee

Tenants evicted through the controversial Ellis Act state law could be entitled…

Planning Commission supports proposal to legalize in-law residential units

A proposal by Board of Supervisors President David Chiu that would legalize…

Democratic Party votes to oppose June waterfront ballot measure

The effort to curb real estate development along San Francisco’s waterfront suffered…

New survey shows SF residents still concerned about housing, cost of living

San Franciscans like were they live and are generally pleased with their…

SPUR releases plan to guide economic growth in Bay Area

A San Francisco urban think tank has released a plan it hopes…

Mayor Lee asked to help Supervisor Avalos land a tech job

San Francisco’s voter-backed question time between the Board of Supervisors and the…

SF becomes first major city to ban sale of plastic water bottles

San Francisco on Tuesday became the first major city in the U.S.…

Anti-soda tax mailing warns about impacts to SF’s affordability

As expected, the American Beverage Association’s opposition to the proposed November tax on…

Ron Conway talks about helping to solve SF's affordability issues

Angel tech investor and Mayor Ed Lee ally Ron Conway told Bloomberg…

Google’s Muni gift won’t stop appeal against S.F. commuter shuttle program

Google’s announcement of a $6.8 million gift Thursday to support free Muni for…

Coalition pushes for ballot measure on youth program funding

A coalition of children and youth advocates Thursday called for a November…

Google to give S.F. $6.8 million for free Muni for youth

As Google faces a backlash from some community members over the impacts…

S.F. Democratic Party endorses proposed soda tax ballot measure

San Francisco’s Democratic Party voted Wednesday night to endorse the ballot measure…

Proposal to impose tax on real estate speculation receives high marks

A tax on real estate speculation received overwhelming support over other potential…

Allegations fly in waterfront height limit ballot measure fight

Supporters of a June ballot measure that could curb high-rise development along…