Lieutenant Gov.-Elect Newsom Delays Swearing-InSan Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom has delayed his swearing in as lieutenant governor to prevent the current left-leaning board of supervisors from electing an interim mayor.
Newsom To Delay Assuming Lt. Gov. Office Over Mayoral ReplacementNewsom has made clear that he didn't want the interim mayor to be anyone who would run for election in November.
Proposed Law Would Close Golden Gate Park OvernightSan Francisco's Golden Gate Park and McLaren Park would be closed to the public between 1 a.m. and 5 a.m. under legislation proposed this week by Mayor Gavin Newsom.
San Francisco Mayor Newsom Collects World Series Bet; Ribs Arlington MayorSan Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom enjoyed some ribs from Arlington, Texas, last week as he cashed in on a World Series bet between the two cities.
Mayor Newsom Leaves Lasting Legacy For San Francisco’s Homeless“Project Homeless Connect” has been San Francisco’s crown jewel in dealing with the city’s chronic homeless problem.
San Francisco Mayor Newsom Won't Be Replaced ImmediatelyA push at the San Francisco Board of Supervisors to pick Mayor Newsom's replacement immediately has derailed.
San Francisco Supes Decide How To Pick Newsom's ReplacementSan Francisco supervisors were meeting late Tuesday afternoon to vote on whether to begin the selection process for outgoing Mayor Gavin Newsom's replacement.
San Francisco Mayor Forms Group To Shrink City PensionsSan Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom is taking another stab at city pension reform by convening a new working group to find a way to reduce future pension costs.
SF Supervisors Want To Choose New Mayor Sooner Than LaterThere's a move underway at the San Francisco Board of Supervisors to select a new Mayor now, rather than wait until Gavin Newsom leaves office in January.
Gavin Newsom's Political Future Brightens With Lt. Governor WinThe mayor best-known for opening City Hall to same-sex weddings won decisively last week to be the state's next lieutenant governor.
San Francisco Mayor Newsom Reflects On World Series' ImpactSan Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom is ecstatic that the World Series is coming back to San Francisco.
San Francisco Awarded For Green Power InitiativesSan Francisco has been awarded a 2010 Green Power Leadership Award from the U.S. Environment Protection Agency for the measures taken to generate clean energy for itself, according to an announcement by Mayor Gavin Newsom.
San Francisco Police Chief Touts Drop In Serious CrimeViolent crime in San Francisco has continued to drop so far this year, dipping nine percent from last year and 13 percent from two years ago, police Chief George Gascon said Thursday.
San Francisco Mayor Rethinks Soda Pop Strategy
Mayor Newsom Continues Support of Jobs NOW! ProgramSan Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom announced a plan on Wednesday to prevent workers in the Jobs NOW! program from being laid off when it expires at the end of the month.