Aerobatic Blue Angels Delight Hundreds Of Thousands - But Not SF Supervisor AvalosTens of thousands crowded the waterfront to catch a glimpse of the Blue Angels' Fleet Week airshow, but S.F. supervisor John Avalos took to Twitter and sounded a sour note.
SF Supervisor Proposes Allowing Bicyclists To Roll Through Stop SignsA San Francisco supervisor is taking exception to the police department’s crackdown on bicyclists blowing through stop signs and is introducing an ordinance to allow cyclists to roll through the stop.
Two Sides Clash Over Conflicting Reports On Airbnb’s Impact On SF’s Housing MarketTwo new reports looking into the impact short-term rental companies such as Airbnb have had on housing in San Francisco have come to different conclusions.
Pollution Tax On Downtown San Francisco Commercial Properties Proposed That Could Ease Housing CrunchSan Francisco is floating the idea of a pollution tax that would target downtown high-rise commercial properties in the hope of solving the city’s housing crunch.
SF Supervisors’ Committee Trying To Empower Public Over Wireless CompaniesLegislation is moving forward at the Board of Supervisors that would require a lot more work for wireless companies that want to install antennas on utility poles, street lights and other public right of way.
After San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee Announces Intention For Second Term, Progressives Say He's 'Beatable'While San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee made the announcement on Thursday that he will run for re-election on Thursday, The city's progressives think he will face serious a serious challenge as the city's wealth gap widens.
San Francisco Supervisor Losing Patience With Excelsior’s Internet Gambling CafesSupervisor John Avalos wants to know what's going on with City Business Center on Mission Street in the Excelsior, which was told to close down in April because it allowed internet gambling on its computers.
San Francisco Supervisor Avalos Admits To Affair With Top Aide Who Is Now On Leave An aide to a San Francisco supervisor is on leave after it was revealed Wednesday that she was romantically involved with her boss.
San Francisco Mayor’s Budget Would Include Nearly $100 Million In Affordability Measures San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee unveiled a new budget to the Board of Supervisors, which includes nearly $100 million in funds to help make the city more affordable.
San Francisco Police Issuing More Traffic Citations To Curb Pedestrian Deaths The number of traffic citations issued by police in San Francisco has risen through the first three months of 2014 due to an enforcement effort to stem the surge of pedestrian fatalities in the city, a police captain said at community meeting on Wednesday.
San Francisco City Workers Protest Twitter, Corporate Tax Breaks On City Hall Steps A loud lunch-hour protest at San Francisco City Hall on Wednesday took aim at corporate tax breaks for Twitter and other tech companies.
Supervisor Asks Mayor Lee For Clean Energy Birthday Wish, Lee DeclinesWhen SF Supervisor John Avalos recently asked Mayor Ed Lee to launch CleanPowerSF, Lee said no because it actually partners with a fossil fuel company in Texas and doesn't bring jobs to the city.
Phil Matier: SF Lawmakers Want Ride-Share Companies To Face Fair RegulationsUberX, Lyft and Side Car are all on notice now that San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors are looking at ways to clamp down on the ride sharing companies.
Hundreds Protest Tech Tax Breaks At Twitter Headquarters In San Francisco Protesters, including some who dressed up like Cupid, congregated at Twitter headquarters on Wednesday to voice opposition to the tax breaks several tech companies have received.
America's Cup Cost SF $11.5 Million, Doubling EstimatesNewly released figures on Monday revealed that the City Of San Francisco lost $11.5 million hosting the 34th America’s Cup—double than what was previously estimated.