CoCo Supes Hear First Report On County's Racial Equity and Social Justice IssuesA new task force addressing racial equity issues in Contra Costa County reported to the county Board of Supervisors Tuesday that many residents fear and mistrust county decision makers.
SF Supes Approve Plan To Create First Public Bank In U.S.San Francisco's Board of Supervisors on Tuesday unanimously approved an ordinance that moves the city closer to creating the first public bank in the U.S.
San Francisco Supes To Vote On Ghost Gun BanA bill goes before the San Francisco Board Of Supervisors Tuesday that if approved, will ban the possession and sale of ghost gun kits and parts.
Santa Clara County Garbage Rates Go Up In Unincorporated AreasAfter a vote by the county Board of supervisors, beginning July 1, garbage collection rates in the eastern unincorporated areas of Santa Clara County will increase.
San Francisco Considers Spending Hundreds of Millions on Safe Sleeping Sites For HomelessThe San Francisco Board of Supervisors is currently considering spending hundreds of millions of dollars to have homeless people sleep in tents on city property, it’s an expansion of the so-called ‘safe sleeping sites’.
San Francisco Supes Pass Ordinance Requiring Businesses to Re-Hire Laid Off WorkersSan Francisco’s Board of Supervisors passed a work ordinance Tuesday that requires businesses to re-hire rather than replace the thousands of workers laid off during the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID: SF Supes Approve Emergency Ordinance For $5/Hour Raise For Some Grocery WorkersSan Francisco supervisors on Tuesday unanimously approved an emergency ordinance to temporarily raise wages by $5 per hour for some grocery and retail workers during the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID: SF Supes To Vote On Hazard Pay For Grocery, Retail WorkersSan Francisco supervisors on Tuesday could approve an emergency ordinance to raise wages by $5 per hour for some grocery and retail workers as the COVID-19 pandemic endures.
COVID: SF Supes Approve Emergency Ordinance To Increase Hotels To House Homeless People During PandemicSan Francisco supervisors approved an emergency ordinance calling for an increase the amount of hotel rooms for homeless people as the COVID-19 pandemic endures.
San Francisco Supervisors To Vote On Moving Forward With Landmark Designation For SF Eagle BarThe San Francisco Board of Supervisors on Tuesday will vote on a resolution that could give landmark status to the historic SF Eagle bar.
SF Supes Approve Mayor's Appointees To SFMTA Board Of DirectorsSan Francisco supervisors on Tuesday approved two new directors -- both candidates chose by Mayor London Breed -- for the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency's Board of Directors.
San Jose Lawmakers Vote To Rename Downtown Stretch 'Barack Obama Boulevard'Drivers in downtown San Jose will soon be able to take a ride down Barack Obama Boulevard.
San Francisco Supes Vote 10-1 To Condemn SF General Name ChangeSan Francisco's Board of Supervisors on Tuesday voted 10-1 to pass a resolution condemning the naming of San Francisco General Hospital after Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.
Contra Costa County Halts New Hemp Grows While Regulations Are CreatedFollowing some complaints from people who live near eastern Contra Costa County industrial hemp grow sites about odor, lights and other factors, the county Board of Supervisors has approved a 45-day moratorium on new hemp planting as regulations governing location and cultivation of industrial hemp are considered.
Contra Costa County Ceremony To Honor Veterans Goes VirtualEast Bay officials offered thanks to military veterans for their service during a Veterans Day program Tuesday that was part of the regular Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors meeting.