The proposal, by Sup. David Chiu, was drafted in response to neighbor complaints that that there are simply too many places offering alcohol on the strip, between California and O’Farrell streets. There are 45 active alcohol permits in the area.
Environmentalists on Wednesday pushed for curbs on plastic water bottle sales in San Francisco City as well the Golden Gate National Recreation Area.
Residents of lower Nob Hill, frustrated with the raucous bar scene that has cropped up near Polk Street, have been pushing San Francisco officials for a moratorium on bars in the neighborhood.
His re-election was opposed by a number of board members and former ally, Chinatown political powerhouse Rose Pak.
David Chiu was elected president of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors for a third time Tuesday.
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee joined other top city officials and advocates against domestic violence on Thursday to launch a new campaign called “Peace at Home.”
Details were released this week of yet another planned visit to the Bay Area by President Barack Obama as he tries to raise money for his re-election campaign.
The proposal would require new and renovated buildings in San Francisco to have bottle filling stations and access to tap water.
A new report from the San Francisco City Controller lays out a plan for businesses to switch from a payroll tax to a gross receipts tax.
Oracle CEO and billionaire Larry Ellison’s plans to bring the America’s Cup to San Francisco in 2013 just got a whole lot smaller and even still, critics of the race aren’t ready to sign off on the deal just yet.