San Francisco Becomes First U.S. Major City To Ban Sale Of FurThe San Francisco Board of Supervisors has unanimously approved a measure that prohibits the sale of fur clothes, accessories, even souvenirs in stores and online.
San Francisco Retailers Brace For Ban On Sale Of FurLocal retailers stand to lose millions of dollars if San Francisco becomes the nation's first major city to ban the sale of fur clothing and other fur products.
San Francisco Supervisors Propose Ban On Wild & Exotic Animals For Entertainment PurposesA group of San Francisco supervisors has proposed a ban on wild and exotic animals for entertainment purposes. The ban would apply to movie shoots, circus acts and street performers, although domesticated horses are exempt.
Katy Tang Replaces David Chiu As President Of SF Board Of SupervisorsOn Monday, Katy Tang replaces David Chiu as president of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors. It's the highest position in City Hall ever won by an Asian-American woman.
San Francisco Installs Pedestrian Countdown Signal At One Of City’s Deadliest Intersections San Francisco's Mayor Ed Lee was at the intersection of Sunset Blvd. and Yorba on Monday for the installation of a pedestrian countdown signal as part of the city's $3.3 million dollar efforts to make city streets safer.
Traffic Light Installed At SF Corner Where Teen Was Killed In Suspected DUI CrashA new traffic beacon installed at the corner of Sloat Blvd. and Forest View Dr. is the first of its kind in San Francisco and only the second in the state.
SF Supervisor Takes Aim At Massage Parlor Sex Activity With New LegislationA San Francisco supervisor introduced legislation Tuesday that would establish new health and safety requirements for massage parlors in the city to prevent sexual and other illicit activity at the businesses.
Katy Tang Named To Fill Vacant Seat On SF Board Of SupervisorsTang, 29, will replace Chu, whom Lee announced earlier this month he would appoint as the city’s assessor-recorder, a position left vacant after Phil Ting was elected to the state Assembly in November.