San Francisco Mayor Opposes Tech Tax To Pay For HomelessA proposed payroll tax on tech firms to pay for homeless services is being met with resistance from San Francisco’s Mayor.
George Lucas In Talks To Bring Movie-Memorabilia Museum To S.F. Treasure IslandStar Wars creator George Lucas is considering Treasure Island for his proposed Museum of Narrative Art. Mayor Ed Lee and supervisor Aaron Peskin are hopeful negotiations with the filmmaker will deliver a landmark attraction to the Bay Area.
Protesters Rally At City Hall For Hospitalized 'Frisco Five' Hunger StrikersProtesters rallied at San Francisco's City Hall Friday evening to show their support as the so-called #Frisco5 were hospitalized in the 16th day of their hunger strike.
Where's Ed? San Francisco Mayor Lee Keeping Low Public ProfileSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee has been keeping a rather low public profile lately, especially when you compare him to the mayors of San Jose and Oakland.
Proposal Hiking San Francisco Developers' Transportation Fees DefeatedSan Francisco Supervisor John Avalos' attempt to override a mayoral veto on legislation hiking developers' transportation fees meets defeat.
San Francisco Mayor Gives Homeless 72 Hours To Clear Out Of Homeless EncampmentSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee is giving homeless living in a makeshift tent city on Division Street that has drawn complaints from neighbors notice that they need to clear out of the area.
'Justice 4 Mario Woods' Supporters Plan Grand Opening March To Super Bowl CityProtesters demanding justice for Mario Woods are planning to march to the Saturday opening of Super Bowl City in San Francisco.
SF Mayor Wants Construction Project Slowdown To Ease Super Bowl TrafficSan Francisco’s mayor wants to put the brakes on construction in the city to help traffic flow a little smoother during Super Bowl 50.
San Francisco To Re-Elect Mayor Amid Tech-Driven Development WorriesMayor Ed Lee is expected to win re-election Tuesday even as the San Francisco ballot reflects deep concern over the tech-driven development he's championed in his five years in office.
San Francisco Judge Denies 'Shrimp Boy' Request To Have Racketeering Charges TossedThe criminal case against a former San Francisco Chinatown gangster will continue after a federal judge denied his request to have the charges thrown out.
San Francisco Mayor Says Homeless Must Leave Streets For Super Bowl FestivitiesIn about six months, San Francisco is going to transform into the center of the football universe for Super Bowl 50. With part of Market Street being converted to Super Bowl City, the mayor said the homeless in the area must clear out.
Prosecutors Claim Chow Filing Violated Protective Order, Seek To Have Documents SealedFederal prosecutors have asked a U.S. judge in San Francisco to seal documents in which defense attorneys for Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow claim prosecutors unfairly targeted him while avoiding a possible probe of city officials whose names surfaced in wiretaps.