State Lands Commission, Which Includes Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom, Files Lawsuit Challenging Prop B In San FranciscoProposition B, approved in June, requires voter approval for any developments along the San Francisco waterfront that exceeds current height limits.
Phil Matier: San Francisco Giants Development Plans Face Roadblock In Waterfront PoliticsThe team could be adversely affected by the passage of Proposition B, which would limit the height of new buildings on Port of San Francisco property.
Phil Matier: Election Results Could Affect Warriors Planned San Francisco ArenaAs Propositions B and C were defeated, it raises questions about future projects on San Francisco's waterfront.
San Francisco Voters Reject Ballot Measures For Proposed Condos Along Waterfront8 Washington, a proposed 134-unit condominium project along the city's waterfront, will now have to go back to the drawing board.
San Francisco Finds $1.7 Million To Fix Up Coit TowerA plan to spend $1.7 million to fix up Coit Tower and restore its Great Depression-era murals has not derailed the campaign to create a dedicated source of funding for the landmark’s upkeep.
SF Coit Tower Measure Pits Preservationists Against Park AdvocatesA June ballot measure to preserve San Francisco's historic Coit Tower and its 27 WPA murals is pitting preservationists against park advocates.
Prop B $248M Street Repair Plan Launches In San Francisco's Mission DistrictThe project will spend the first part of Proposition B money, aimed at fixes roadways in San Francisco.
Proposition B Promises More Funds To Fix SF PotholesThe pace of re-paving roads and filling potholes would pick up in San Francisco if voters approve Proposition B on the November ballot. There would also be money for bicycle and pedestrian safety in this $248 million bond measure.
San Francisco Public Defender Tries Again On Pension Reform MeasureSan Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi started gathering signatures Wednesday to put a revised version of his failed pension reform measure before voters in November.
San Francisco Mayor, Public Defender To Discuss Pension ReformSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee plans to meet with Public Defender Jeff Adachi on Wednesday to talk about ways to reform the city's pension system.
Decline In SFPD Traffic Tickets Blamed On PoliticsPolice officers in San Francisco's Ingleside District are alleged to have refused to write traffic citations in the weeks leading up to a November vote on Proposition B, which dealt with pension reform for city employees, in the hopes of not angering voters.
San Francisco Mayor Forms Group To Shrink City PensionsSan Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom is taking another stab at city pension reform by convening a new working group to find a way to reduce future pension costs.