San Francisco Supervisors Approve Legalization Of In-Law UnitsNow, property owners can voluntarily apply to legalize their in-law units, of which there are thousands in San Francisco.
San Francisco Supervisor Chiu Seeking State Assembly SeatSan Francisco Board of Supervisors president David Chiu announced Thursday his candidacy for a state Assembly seat.
SF Supervisors Backing Plan To Ban New Bars On Polk StreetThe proposal, by Sup. David Chiu, was drafted in response to neighbor complaints that that there are simply too many places offering alcohol on the strip, between California and O'Farrell streets. There are 45 active alcohol permits in the area.
Nob Hill Residents Lobby SF Supervisor For Moratorium On BarsResidents of lower Nob Hill, frustrated with the raucous bar scene that has cropped up near Polk Street, have been pushing San Francisco officials for a moratorium on bars in the neighborhood.
San Francisco Voters Considering Parcel Tax To Save City CollegeDozens of San Francisco City College supporters gathered on the steps of City Hall Tuesday to urge passage of a parcel tax to ward off class closures.
Measure Would Increase Businesses That Pay SF Tax A tax ballot measure that's being introduced this week at the San Francisco Board of Supervisors would dramatically increase the number of businesses that pay into the business tax.
San Francisco Controller’s Report Outlines Plan To Ditch City's Payroll TaxA new report from the San Francisco City Controller lays out a plan for businesses to switch from a payroll tax to a gross receipts tax.
2 San Francisco Supervisors Seek Changes To Muni’s Stroller PolicyThe San Francisco Municipal Railway will re-evaluate its policy that allows operators to refuse rides to families with baby strollers due to overcrowded buses.
San Francisco Exhausting Patience Of America’s Cup OrganizersThe America's Cup Event Authority is done compromising over the terms of the agreement to bring the yacht race to San Francisco, CEO Stephen Barclay said Wednesday.
City CarShare Acquires 11 Parking Spaces in San FranciscoSan Francisco’s latest efforts to reduce traffic congestion involves a car-sharing non profit that hopes to free up to 15 private car street-parking spots off the streets.
San Francisco Entertainment Promoters To Be Held More AccountableA San Francisco Supervisors’ Committee took action on Monday that would make entertainment promoters more accountable when their events go sour.