San Francisco Board of Superviors

San Francisco, Santa Clara County Moves Forward With E-Cigarette RestrictionsSmoking e-cigarettes is getting harder to do in parts of the Bay Area after the San Francisco and Santa Clara County boards of supervisors approved restrictions on the devices Tuesday.
San Francisco Supervisors Look To Put Sugary Drink Tax On BallotSan Francisco supervisors on Tuesday introduced a measure for the November ballot that would impose a 2 cents per ounce tax on sugary drinks sold in the city.
Supervisor Proposes Prioritizing SF Muni Funds For Low-Income AreasNew funding for San Francisco Municipal Railway service could be prioritized to the city's low-income neighborhoods under a charter amendment introduced Tuesday by a city supervisor.
$54M Contract To Replace SF Meters Raises Questions About Future Parking CostsA $54 million contract to replace San Francisco's aging parking meters has run into trouble at the Board of Supervisors. The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency wants to include 10,000 additional meters than the 29,000 needed to change out the existing ones.
Some San Francisco Supervisors See 'Epidemic' Of Ellis Act EvictionsMembers of San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors are considering the City declare a State of Emergency over what they claim is an epidemic number of rising Ellis Act evictions.
San Francisco Supes Allows City To Seek State Grant For New JailThe San Francisco Board of Supervisors on Tuesday authorized the city to apply for a state grant to help build a new jail adjacent to the current Hall of Justice building.
$6.83B San Francisco Budget Gets Final ApprovalSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee on Tuesday signed the city’s budget for the next fiscal year after the Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to give it final approval.