San Francisco Housing Authority

Gas Station

Toxic Eyesores Look Like Gold To San Francisco Developers

Abandoned gas stations are being cleaned up to satisfy San Francisco’s frenzied demand for housing. Ken Bastida reports for KPIX 5.

01/12/2014

(San Francisco Housing Authority)

Supervisor, Administrator Clash Over Future Of SF Housing Authority

San Francisco Supervisor David Campos is calling for the creation of a public housing collaborative in the wake of a scathing audit of the city’s housing authority, but others think any money should go to the units themselves.

06/13/2013

(San Francisco Housing Authority)

Scathing Audit Exposes Major Problems Within SF Housing Authority

A scathing audit released Monday by the San Francisco Board of Supervisors’ Budget and Legislative Analyst has exposed multiple problems within San Francisco Housing Authority.

06/04/2013

Henry Alvarez (San Francisco Mayor's Office of Housing)

SF Mayor Lee Not Seeking New Housing Chief After Alvarez Firing

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee said on Thursday that he has no plans to search for a new head for the city’s troubled Housing Authority after the recent firing of its executive director, Henry Alvarez.

04/12/2013

Henry Alvarez (San Francisco Mayor's Office of Housing)

Commission Votes To Oust Embattled Head of SF Housing Authority

At a private meeting on Tuesday, the San Francisco Housing Authority Board of Commissioners fired Henry Alvarez, the agency’s embattled director.

04/10/2013

Henry Alvarez (San Francisco Mayor's Office of Housing)

Phil Matier: SF Housing Chief Opening New Restaurant While On Medical Leave

The embattled head of San Francisco’s Housing Authority, who is on paid medical leave, is apparently opening a restaurant in Berkeley with his wife. And, that’s not sitting well with at least one San Francisco lawmaker.

03/08/2013

Police Sirens

KCBS Cover Story: The Dangers Of Living In SF’s Sunnydale Housing Projects

There have been at least 10 murders in and around the Sunnydale this year, and countless more shootings. San Francisco’s Sunnydale-Velasco Housing Project hides its residents in dilapidated apartments from what occurs in the streets right outside.

12/27/2012

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Phil Matier: SF Housing Authority Complaints Reflect Poorly On Mayor

The embattled head of the San Francisco Housing Authority, under investigation and being sued over complaints of bullying and intimidating employees, has now come under fire by low income tenants who live in the buildings his agency manages.

12/06/2012

(CBS)

Judge Strikes Legal Blow Against San Francisco Housing Authority

A judge’s ruling could threaten the San Francisco Housing Authority’s future use of injunctions to keep people with criminal pasts away from public housing projects.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/26/2011

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