The $600,000 gift from Google will allow for free public wireless Internet access at several parks, recreation centers and plazas across the city.
San Francisco’s political leaders were in the middle of celebrating the Golden State Warriors’ achievements when Mayor Lee received a note that said his city won the bid to host the 50th Super Bowl.
Activists fighting climate change and the oil companies persuaded a San Francisco Board of Supervisors committee to move forward with a resolution Wednesday for the city’s retirement fund to divest from fossil fuel investments.
Runoff elections between the top two vote-getters would decide contests for mayor, sheriff, city attorney, district attorney, treasurer and assessor where no candidate got a 50 percent plus one vote majority.
Weeks after the 49ers broke ground on a new stadium in Santa Clara, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors voted to allow the team out of their Candlestick Park lease early.
A push is on in San Francisco to extend tax breaks for the film industry for a couple more years.
A charter amendment proposal was introduced at San Francisco City Hall Tuesday which would put an end to the city’s experiment with rank choice voting.
A new controller’s report says eliminating San Francisco’s payroll tax on stock options would cost the city up to $75,000 a year in future revenue.
San Francisco would no longer tax stock options under a proposal introduced Tuesday at the Board of Supervisors meeting.
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee has signed up some of the city’s top technology companies to join his new Technology Advisory Council with the goal of growing San Francisco’s high tech industry.