San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee

Mayor Ed Lee Announces Better Service And New Buses For SF MuniBeginning on Sept. 26, the improvements include increased frequency on nearly a dozen Muni routes and replacing some smaller buses with new buses along the heaviest traveled routes.
SF Mayor Lee, Sheriff Mirkarimi Play Blame Game Over Pier 14 ShootingIn 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
San Francisco Unemployment Hits Record Low Of 3.8 Percent; State Jobless Rate DropsThe Employment Development Department released updated figures Friday showing that unemployment is down statewide and at a record low in the City of San Francisco.
45 New Police Officers Receive Their Badges At San Francisco Graduation CeremonyForty-five men and women joined the San Francisco Police Department as new officers Friday as part of the department's 241st graduating class.
49ers' New Stadium May Thwart Plan For McCartney Farewell Candlestick ConcertA potential farewell concert by Paul McCartney at Candlestick Park may move from the 49ers old home to their new home in Santa Clara.
SF Mayor Will Withhold Judgment Of Mel Murphy After Twin Peaks House CollapseSan 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.
SF Mayor Addresses Lack Of Affordable Housing With Construction PushResponding 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.
Report Finds America's Cup Failed To Live Up To Expectations For SF EconomyA new report by the Bay Area Council Economic Institute indicates that the City of San Francisco lost money hosting the America's Cup.
SF Mayor Lee Not Interested In China Ambassador PositionSan Francisco's Mayor Ed Lee said he is not interested in becoming the next U.S. ambassador to China.
Phil Matier: Warriors’ SF Waterfront Arena Losing Momentum After ElectionFrom 8 Washington to the proposed Warriors arena, the battle over the future of San Francisco's waterfront is heating up.
San Francisco's Mayor Touts Mid-Market Revitalization Ahead Of Twitter IPOIn 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.
Demolition Of Cathedral Hill Hotel Begins As SF Makes Way For New HospitalCalifornia Pacific Medical Center celebrated the kickoff of development for a new hospital in San Francisco where the old Cathedral Hill Hotel once stood.