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Levi's Stadium under construction in Santa Clara. (CBS)

Levi’s Stadium, Home Of 49ers And Super Bowl L, To Ban Bugles, Reptiles, And Spilling Anything

Come the first 49ers game, or Super Bowl L, there will be plenty of beer and football inside the new Levi’s Stadium, but don’t expect to tap your own keg, toss a football, play a bugle, spill any substance, or bring your pet Gila monster.

03/25/2014

homeless, begging, panhandling, poverty

Homeless May Be Booted From Staying At Palo Alto Community Center

A Palo Alto City Council committee voted to ban anyone from using the community center during overnight hours.

08/14/2013

Protesters are tear-gassed by police during a rally for International Worker's Day on May 1, 2012 in Oakland. (Eric Thayer/Getty Images)

Oakland Moves Forward With Plan To Ban Hammers, Shields At Protests

After a marathon meeting that ended early Wednesday morning, the Oakland City Council voted to approve the first step to banning protestors from bringing “tools of violence” to demonstrations.

07/31/2013

smoking

SF Considers Smoking, Non-Smoking Labels For All Apartments

San Francisco supervisors on Monday planned to consider an ordinance that would inform would-be renters who is smoking in the building.

12/10/2012

homeless, begging, panhandling, poverty

Martinez Bans ‘Aggressive’ Panhandling

The Martinez City Council has responded to complaints by merchants and residents about the number of people panhandling at shopping centers and intersections by banning aggressive panhandling within city limits.

11/26/2012

A vial of medical marijuana

San Jose Pot Clubs Targeted For Not Paying Taxes

They want more options when it comes to how to handle businesses that aren’t paying their fair share.

09/11/2012

People walk by a homeless man. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Berkeley Council Approves Public Vote On Sit-Lie Ban

After a lengthy debate, the Berkeley City Council voted 6-3 early Wednesday morning in favor of putting a measure on the November ballot that would prohibit sitting on sidewalks near businesses during daytime hours.

06/13/2012

Walnut Creek Police

Walnut Creek Enacts Nuisance Ordinance Targeting Problem Bars

The Walnut Creek City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to approve a controversial nuisance ordinance that will hold all alcohol-serving establishments in the city to the same standards, a city spokeswoman said Wednesday.

05/02/2012

smoking

Strict Alameda Smoking Ban Takes Effect In 2012

Fines for anyone caught violating the ordinance range from $100 to $500.

12/30/2011

San Francisco City Hall

San Francisco Supes To Fine-Tune Local Hiring Ordinance

A toned-down version of a tough local hiring ordinance will be taken up at the San Francisco Board of Supervisors Wednesday, with the same goal, but an extended time period to reach it.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–12/01/2010

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