San Francisco Announces New Permitting Process for Outdoor EntertainmentSan Francisco businesses will soon be able to hold outdoor concerts and live entertainment through a new permitting process, as the city continues to slowly ease restrictions in the face of COVID-19, city officials announced Friday.
San Francisco City Attorney Suing Alleged Tenderloin Drug DealersSan Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera announced Thursday that his office is trying to stopping drug dealers in the Tenderloin by suing them.
San Francisco Public Works Employees Demand Safe Dedicated Restrooms During The PandemicUnion leaders representing more than 350 San Francisco Public Works employees are calling on Mayor London Breed and the Board of Supervisors to require the city to provide dedicated restrooms for its workers.
San Francisco Announces Police Task Force To Crack Down On SideshowsOfficials in San Francisco on Wednesday announced a new plan for cracking down on illegal sideshows with a dedicated police task force.
San Francisco Mayor Breed Notes Reopening Progress, People's Frustrations 6 Months Into COVID-19 RestrictionsMayor London Breed acknowledged people's frustrations in dealing with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, as the Bay Area marks six months since the coronavirus led to a host of restrictions and closures.
San Francisco Launches New Community Hubs To Provide In-Person Learning Support For KidsCity officials in San Francisco on Monday announced the launch of the new Community Hubs Initiative, which will provide in-person support for distance learning and activities before and after school time for children and youth in need.
San Francisco Hair Salons, Gyms, Other Businesses To Reopen Indoors With Restrictions Next WeekSan Francisco announced Thursday that the city will allow personal services and indoor gyms to reopen for limited indoor operations next Monday after the months-long closure caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
'Reckless And Selfish' – Breed Blasts Burning Man Celebration At Ocean Beach Amid COVID-19, Closes Parking LotsParking lots at Ocean Beach in San Francisco are closed Sunday following a large gathering there on Saturday, Mayor London Breed announced.
Reopenings: SF Salon Adds Extra Safety Measures In Preparation For Indoor ServicesSan Francisco has green-lighted salons to offer limited outdoor services, but many businesses are choosing to wait until indoor services are permitted.
COVID-19 Reopenings: Mayor Breed Set For Mid-September Relaunch Of San Francisco's Tourism IndustryMayor London Breed implored San Francisco residents Tuesday to cancel any large gatherings planned for the upcoming Labor Day weekend as the city was still in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic and a post-holiday surge of new cases will derail plans to reopen key businesses and schools.
San Francisco Mayor Breed Expresses 'Deep Concerns' Over Changes to BudgetSan Francisco Mayor London Breed expressed concerns on Thursday about the city's budget after supervisors approved changes to her proposed budget for the 2020-2021 and 2021-2022 fiscal years.
San Francisco Mayor, Sheriff Announce Closure of Notorious JailThe mayor and sheriff of San Francisco announced Tuesday that the city is closing one of its jails, which one supervisor described as “dangerous, dilapidated, seismically unfit.”
Mayor Breed Announces Increase In San Francisco's COVID-19 Testing CapacitySan Francisco Mayor London Breed announced Wednesday that the city will increase its COVID-19 testing capacity by adding appointments at existing sites and adding new mobile pop-up testing sites.
SF Business Owners Awaiting Clarification On What Is 'Non-Essential' In Latest COVID-19 ShutdownMost Bay Area counties have landed on California’s COVID-19 watch list because of a spike in infections and hospitalizations. The only exceptions, so far, are Santa Cruz and San Mateo counties. Friday, San Francisco Mayor London Breed became the latest Bay Area mayor to announce a slowdown in reopening but some business owners are unsure if they should open Monday, or close.
SF On Watch List, Halts Reopening; Breed Warns Of 'Living In COVID' For 12-18 MonthsWith COVID-19 cases rising in San Francisco and across the country, Mayor London Breed warned the crisis would likely continue for the foreseeable future and urged better coordination among leaders.