UC Board Of Regents Recommend Gov. Brown and Janet Napolitano Form 2-Person Advisory CommitteeThe University of California's long range planning committee recommended the formation of a select advisory committee consisting only of Gov. Jerry Brown and UC President Janet Napolitano on the cost structure of the university in San Francisco on Wednesday.
SF Supervisors’ Committee Trying To Empower Public Over Wireless CompaniesLegislation is moving forward at the Board of Supervisors that would require a lot more work for wireless companies that want to install antennas on utility poles, street lights and other public right of way.
Will Bay Area Taxpayers Foot The Bill For Newly-Added Super Bowl 50 Events?Santa Clara officials have unveiled a dozen additional events leading up to the 2016 Super Bowl at Levi's Stadium, but taxpayers could end up footing the bill.
Top Transportation Officials Grilled Over Alleged Conspiracy Of Hiding Bay Bridge ProblemsA state legislative committee is conducting a hearing into the construction of the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge after a report issued last week found that officials with the state transportation department allegedly conspired to keep problems secret.
Sen. Feinstein Accuses CIA Of Spying On Lawmakers' Computer Network The head of the Senate Intelligence Committee accused the CIA Tuesday of criminal activity in improperly searching a computer network set up for lawmakers investigating allegations that the agency used torture in terror investigations during the Bush administration.
Phil Matier: SF Lawmakers Want Ride-Share Companies To Face Fair RegulationsUberX, Lyft and Side Car are all on notice now that San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors are looking at ways to clamp down on the ride sharing companies.
Committee Suggests Series Of Changes To SF Disabled Parking PolicyPeople with disabled placards that allow them to park at certain street spaces in San Francisco for free soon could have to feed parking meters like everyone else.
Proposal On SF Castro Plazas Proves ControversialTwo of the most popular gathering spots in San Francisco's Castro District would be subject to new regulations under legislation passed out of a supervisors' committee Monday, despite the fact that they turned out to be quite contentious issues.
Marin County Cities Launch Pension Reform EffortsElected officials from throughout Marin County have joined together in an effort to address the pressing issue of pension reform - something that is impacting towns and cities throughout the county.
University Of California Regents Approve 8 Percent Student Fee Hike The cost of a University of California education is going up again, but fewer students will be paying the full sticker price.