San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee

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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

Cathedral Hill Hotel, San Francisco, homeless squatters,

Demolition Of Cathedral Hill Hotel Begins As SF Makes Way For New Hospital

California Pacific Medical Center celebrated the kickoff of development for a new hospital in San Francisco where the old Cathedral Hill Hotel once stood.

10/29/2013

Strand Theatre (credit: cinematreasures.org)

Groundbreaking Begins In San Francisco’s Mid-Market To Turn Former Porn Theater Into New Arts Venue

The American Conservatory Theater broke ground Wednesday for a new performance venue in San Francisco’s gradually revitalizing Mid-Market Area.

10/02/2013

Larry Ellison seen earlier this month with team Oracle USA.

Larry Ellison Says He Wants To Keep America’s Cup In San Francisco

For much of the finals, it seemed all but certain the next America’s Cup would be contested in New Zealand. After Oracle Team USA’s stunning comeback Wednesday, organizers declared the regatta a success.

09/26/2013

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