Supervisor Scott Wiener

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SF Board of Supes Addresses Muni’s Challenges of Projected Population Growth

San Francisco Municipal Railway has a long way to go to meet the transportation needs of the future, according to population growth projections presented at Monday’s Board of Supervisors hearing.

07/23/2013

(l-r) Supervisors Mark Farrell from District 2, Scott Wiener from District 8 and Jane Kim from District 6 are sworn in at a San Francisco City Hall, January 8, 2011.

Blogger Pleads No Contest For Bathroom Pics Of SF Supervisor Wiener

A blogger who snapped a photo of San Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener in a City Hall bathroom last October pleaded no contest Thursday to a misdemeanor disorderly conduct charge and was sentenced to three years’ probation.

06/13/2013

Muni Bus

San Francisco Supervisor Says Muni Unprepared For Population Growth

A member of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors said Muni is not only doing a poor job of serving current riders, but has no plans to meet the demands of a growing population and workforce.

06/11/2013

San Francisco Muni

Muni Delays Reportedly Cost Commuters $50M In Lost Productivity

San Francisco Municipal Railway service disruptions cost commuters at least $50 million in economic production annually and the system remains far away from its on-time service goals, according to a report released Tuesday by city officials.

05/28/2013

San Francisco City Hall. (Getty Images)

SF Supervisors Struggle To Solve Long-Term Cost Of Retired City Workers’ Health Care

San Francisco Supervisors’ budget committee are brainstorming how to pay for ballooning health care costs for retired city workers. The City’s liability is on track to grow to $4.4 billion over the next 30 years.

04/11/2013

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San Francisco Supervisor Seeks Citywide Bike Sharing Program

While the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency is set to launch a bicycle sharing program in downtown, Supervisor Scott Weiner wants the program available throughout the city.

03/04/2013

10/07/2012, San Francisco (USA,CA), 34th America's Cup, America's Cup World Series  San Francisco 2012 October - Race Day 2(credit: CBS 5)

SF Supes Respond To Dismal Report On Future Of Blue Angels, Fleet Week

Two San Francisco supervisors, with two very different viewpoints, are offering an early response to a published report suggesting that federal budget woes could spell the end of San Francisco’s Fleet Week.

02/18/2013

A rainbow flag hangs from an historic light post in San Francisco's Castro neighborhood.

City Leaders Look To Calm Fears Of Spike In Violence In SF’s Castro

A perceived spike in violent crime in San Francisco’s Castro neighborhood is prompting a community meeting Monday evening.

01/28/2013

(l-r) Supervisors Mark Farrell from District 2, Scott Wiener from District 8 and Jane Kim from District 6 are sworn in at a San Francisco City Hall, January 8, 2011.

Blogger Arrested For Snapping Bathroom Pics Of San Francisco Supervisor Wiener

San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon Tuesday chided a local blogger who was set to be arraigned on disorderly conduct charges Wednesday after allegedly taking a photo of Supervisor Scott Wiener in a City Hall bathroom in October.

12/05/2012

San Francisco Muni bus, 9 San Bruno

Plan To Offer Free Youth Rides On SF Muni Dealt Another Blow

San Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener has proposed that $6.7 million go towards maintenance on Muni rather than a pilot program for free passes for low-income youth.

11/19/2012

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