SF Supervisor Demands NFL Reimburse $5 Million For Super Bowl 50 ExpensesSan Francisco supervisor Jane Kim is fighting to get the National Football League, not San Francisco taxpayers, to foot the nearly $5 million bill for the costs associated with the upcoming Super Bowl 50 events.
San Francisco City Officials Invited To Ride Along In 22-Day Muni ChallengeSan Francisco city officials will be riding the bus for the next 22 days and tweeting about their experiences with the hashtag #OnBoardSF.
San Francisco Political Consultant With Ties To Mayor Lee Arrested On Child Pornography ChargesOfficers say they found prominent San Francisco political consultant, Enrique Pearce, in possession of more than 600 images of people under 18 engaged in sexual conduct and arrested him Thursday.
Supervisor Jane Kim Leads Effort To Disarm San Francisco Muni’s Private Security GuardsSupervisor Jane Kim is leading an effort in San Francisco to disarm the private security guards who escort Muni fare box cash collectors, Critics say it would leave the Muni employees sitting ducks for robberies.
Massive Mission District Fire That Killed 1 Person May Have Been ElectricalThe San Francisco Fire Department has determined that a major apartment fire in San Francisco's Mission District in January that claimed the life of one man was not intentionally set and may have been the result of an electrical fault
Jurisdiction Complicates San Francisco Supervisor’s Proposal For Driving & Narrating Tour Bus LawSan Francisco Supervisor Jane Kim has co-authored a measure to require two employees be on tour buses so they aren't driving and narrating at the same time.
Truckers Face New Requirements For San Francisco’s Vision Zero Traffic-Safety InitiativeMany professional truck drivers who travel in San Francisco will soon be required to take a safety training program as part of the city’s Vision Zero action strategy to meet the goal of eliminating all traffic fatalities by 2024.
Google Donates $2 Million To Help Shelter Bay Area Homeless Families, YouthKCBS' Barbara Taylor reports Google has gotten into the spirit of giving with a $2 million donation set to go to three Bay Area nonprofits that will benefit the homeless.
San Francisco’s Affordable Housing Measure Compromised By Mayor Lee’s Negotiations With Supervisor Affordable housing activists wanted a measure on November’s ballot, making it hard to for developers in San Francisco to build unless one-third of the new housing is reserved for renters in the low to moderate-income range.
San Francisco Rolls Out Portable Bathroom Program In Tenderloin To Curtail Human Waste On StreetsIn an effort to reduce the amount of human and animal excrement on the city’s streets, the San Francisco’s Department of Public Works will be begin a six-month pilot program on Tuesday that provide three portable bathrooms in the Tenderloin.
San Francisco Non-Profits May Get Rent Subsidies In Newly-Proposed Legislation San Francisco non-profits being squeezed by rising commercial rents may soon be getting a bail out from the City with newly proposed legislation to subsidize their rent.
SF Politicians, Tenant’s Rights Groups Rally To Support Family Facing Ellis Act Eviction Politicians and tenant’s rights activists blocked the stairwell of a Jackson Street apartment building in San Francisco Wednesday to show support for the Lee family who are scheduled to be evicted under the Ellis Act because a new property owner bought their building.