San Francisco City Hall Corruption Scandal: Mayor Breed Fires Indicted City Fix-It Program DirectorSandra Zuniga, a San Francisco city official accused of laundering money for indicted former Public Works Director Mohammed Nuru, has been removed from her job duties by Mayor London Breed.
Mayor London Breed Calls For Redirecting SFPD Funding To African-American CommunitySan Francisco Mayor London Breed and Supervisor Shamann Walton announced Friday efforts to redirect city funding from the city's police department to the city's African American community in the city's upcoming budget.
SF Supes Push Decision on Approving Mayor's Curfew Order Until ThursdaySan Francisco's Board of Supervisors talked for hours Tuesday about whether to approve or reject Mayor London Breed's nightly curfew issued Sunday to help curb looting and vandalism in the city and larger Bay Area in recent days.
Jamie Foxx Joins SF Mayor Breed At 'Kneel-In' At City Hall To Protest George Floyd DeathActor, activist Jamie Foxx joined Mayor London Breed, faith ministers and protesters at a peaceful kneel-in in front of San Francisco City Hall Monday, to protest violence against black men and communities of color.
UPDATE: San Francisco Awakens To Scenes Of Devastation In Union Square; Mayor Says Looters 'Thought This Was A Game'Hours of lawlessness left San Francisco's famed Union Square littered with broken windows and looted stores early Sunday and the city under a new kind of shelter in place -- a law enforcement curfew.
San Francisco George Floyd Protest Turns Violent; Mayor Breed Announces CurfewA San Francisco protest over the death of George Floyd while in police custody that had been peaceful much of Saturday turned ugly shortly before 9 p.m. as looters broke off and began smashing shop windows and looting stores in Union Square and on Market Street.
SF Unveils Reopening Plan For Dining, Shopping, Sporting Events; Extends Health Order IndefinitelySan Francisco Mayor London Breed outlined on Thursday steps to reopen more of the city's businesses and allow additional activities in the coming weeks, including outdoor dining, indoor shopping, and sporting events, while extending the city's modified health order indefinitely.
Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Issues City-Specific Guidelines For Retail Curbside PickupOfficials in San Francisco on Thursday issued detailed guidelines that retail stores eligible to reopen on May 18 will need to follow in order to operate within specific coronavirus restrictions.
San Francisco Facing $1.7B Budget Deficit Over Next 2 1/2 YearsSan Francisco is facing a $1.7 billion deficit over the next two and a half years without even considering emergency response spending on the coronavirus, the mayor's office announced Wednesday.
Coronavirus Update: UC Hastings Chancellor Blasts City's COVID-19 Tenderloin Plan As 'Entirely Inadequate'The chancellor of UC Hastings College of Law lashed out at San Francisco officials Friday, criticizing the city's Tenderloin safety plan as doing little more than encouraging sidewalk camping and facilitating already rampant drug dealing.
Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Officials Push 'Phase 2' Business Reopenings To May 18City officials in San Francisco on Thursday offered their own plans for the initial reopening of some businesses that will not commence for another ten days in the wake of the state announcing new guidelines for Phase 2 reopenings.
Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Announces Tenderloin Plan Following Lawsuit Over 'Deplorable' ConditionsOfficials with the City of San Francisco announced a plan to address worsening conditions in the Tenderloin during the coronavirus pandemic, following a lawsuit.
Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Mayor Threatens To Shut Down Dolores Park Due To OvercrowdingMayor London Breed announced Monday officials will be monitoring Dolores Park, a popular gathering spot in the city's Mission District, to see if she needs to order access to it shut down because of park goers are not maintaining proper social distancing.
Coronavirus Update: SF Eases Rules On Outdoor Businesses, Activities As City Extends Shelter Order Through MaySome restrictions on outdoor business and activities will be eased next week under the extended shelter order to stop the spread of COVID-19 announced by San Francisco Mayor London Breed, on Wednesday.
Coronavirus Update: SF Mayor Breed Apologies To FEMA For PPE Hijacking Remarks; Feds Probe 3rd Party SupplierMayor London Breed issued a public apology to FEMA officials Monday after learning a third party supplier had deceived the city by claiming a shipment of personal protection equipment bound for use in San Francisco had been diverted elsewhere by the federal agency.