San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee

(L-R) San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee, San Francsico Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi (CBS)

SF Mayor Lee, Sheriff Mirkarimi Play Blame Game Over Pier 14 Shooting

In his first public comments about the shooting death of a woman by an illegal immigrant at Pier 14, San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee blasted Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi over the handling of the suspect’s detainment, and the sheriff responded in kind

07/08/2015

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San Francisco Unemployment Hits Record Low Of 3.8 Percent; State Jobless Rate Drops

The Employment Development Department released updated figures Friday showing that unemployment is down statewide and at a record low in the City of San Francisco.

01/23/2015

SFPD Graduation

45 New Police Officers Receive Their Badges At San Francisco Graduation Ceremony

Forty-five men and women joined the San Francisco Police Department as new officers Friday as part of the department’s 241st graduating class.

01/04/2015

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49ers’ New Stadium May Thwart Plan For McCartney Farewell Candlestick Concert

A potential farewell concert by Paul McCartney at Candlestick Park may move from the 49ers old home to their new home in Santa Clara.

04/13/2014

A building under construction in San Francisco's Twin Peaks neighborhood collapsed on the night of December 16, 2013. (CBS)

SF Mayor Will Withhold Judgment Of Mel Murphy After Twin Peaks House Collapse

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee said he will withhold judgment, for now, about the collapse of a home on Dec. 16 involving one of his political allies, Mel Murphy.

12/26/2013

A sign advertising an apartment for rent is displayed in a window in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

SF Mayor Addresses Lack Of Affordable Housing With Construction Push

Responding to a lack of affordable housing in San Francisco, Mayor Ed Lee announced an executive order putting construction of new units on the fast track. The move comes amid protests over an increasing number of evictions under the state’s Ellis Act.

12/18/2013

San Francisco (USA,CA) - 34th America's Cup - ORACLE Team USA vs Emirates Team New Zealand, Race Day 15

Report Finds America’s Cup Failed To Live Up To Expectations For SF Economy

A new report by the Bay Area Council Economic Institute indicates that the City of San Francisco lost money hosting the America’s Cup.

12/10/2013

Ed Lee

SF Mayor Lee Not Interested In China Ambassador Position

San Francisco’s Mayor Ed Lee said he is not interested in becoming the next U.S. ambassador to China.

11/21/2013

Artist rendering of the proposed San Francisco waterfront arena for the Golden State Warriors. (Snøhetta and AECOM)

Phil Matier: Warriors’ SF Waterfront Arena Losing Momentum After Election

From 8 Washington to the proposed Warriors arena, the battle over the future of San Francisco’s waterfront is heating up.

11/08/2013

Ed Lee

San Francisco’s Mayor Touts Mid-Market Revitalization Ahead Of Twitter IPO

In anticipation of Twitter’s initial public offering this week, San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee took a stroll down Market Street on Monday to check out and assess the rapidly changing Mid-Market area.

11/04/2013

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