San Francisco Board Approves Ban On Flavored Tobacco SalesLegislation restricting the sale of all flavored tobacco including menthol cigarettes was approved unanimously by the San Francisco Board of Supervisors Tuesday.
Ex-San Francisco Supervisor Named Deputy Santa Clara Co. ExecutiveFormer San Francisco Supervisor David Campos has been appointed to a position in Santa Clara County’s government, county officials said Wednesday.
Board Approves $9M Toward Free City College Of San Francisco, But Mayor Has Other PlansSan Francisco Board of Supervisors vote to appropriate $9 million to make City College of San Francisco tuition free for all city residents.
SF Board To Vote On Stricter Time Limits For Short-Term RentalsLegislation that would impose stricter time limits on short-term rentals is headed to the Board of Supervisors for a vote on Tuesday despite recent efforts by Airbnb to take a more conciliatory tone.
SF Supervisor Calls For Budget Reserves To Spur Police ReformsA supervisor in San Francisco on Thursday introduced a "carrot and stick" approach to reign in excessive force by the city's police department.
George Lucas In Talks To Bring Movie-Memorabilia Museum To S.F. Treasure IslandStar Wars creator George Lucas is considering Treasure Island for his proposed Museum of Narrative Art. Mayor Ed Lee and supervisor Aaron Peskin are hopeful negotiations with the filmmaker will deliver a landmark attraction to the Bay Area.
911 Dispatchers In San Francisco Fight For ‘Junk Food’ LoopholeWhile San Francisco is talking about banning sugary treats in vending machines on city property, one group city workers fought back and got a special exemption.
SF Supes Call For Federal Investigation Into Mario Woods Shooting, Apology To FamilySan Francisco Supervisors Tuesday called for an independent federal investigation into the police shooting of Mario Woods and a formal apology to Woods' family.
National Beverage Group Sues City Of San Francisco; Claims Soda Warnings, Ad Ban Violate First AmendmentThe American Beverage Association has sued the city of San Francisco, claiming new legislation requiring health warning labels on sugary beverages and prohibiting advertisements of them on city property violates the First Amendment.
SF Supes To Vote On Luxury Condo MoratoriumA 45-day moratorium would affect two dozen projects in the city's Mission District, which has witnessed skyrocketing prices amid a technology jobs boom.
SF Supes To Vote On Ban Of Performances Using Wild AnimalsSan Francisco is poised to ban performances using bears, lions, elephants and other wild animals.
SF Supervisors Vote To Create Gun Violence Prevention Task ForceThe ordinance comes following the release of a city report that shows $208 million was spent on violence prevention in the city over the last five years.