$7.5 Billion Water Bond For Drought Relief Leads Among Likely VotersA new Field Poll finds slightly more than half of likely voters approve of a $7.5 billion water bond on the November ballot.
UC Berkeley Offers 2nd Opinion On San Francisco’s Proposed $15-An-Hour Minimum Wage UC Berkeley researchers have given a second opinion on how raising San Francisco’s minimum wage to $15 an hour would impact the city and its employment rate and they seem to think it's a good idea.
Measure To Increase Minimum Wage In San Francisco To Go Before Voters In NovemberIf approved, the measure would incrementally increase the minimum wage in San Francisco, before it tops out at $15 an hour in 2018.
Mayor Lee Signs $500 Million Bond For Transportation Improvements In San FranciscoSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee signed a $500 million transportation infrastructure bond for the November ballot on Monday while also unveiling other initiatives for improving pedestrian safety in the city.
Berkeley To Place Soda Tax Measure On November Ballot The Berkeley City Council has voted unanimously to place a one-cent-per ounce soda tax measure on the November ballot.
Tax Measures Being Considered For The November Ballot In San JoseCity leaders are considering a sales tax increase, or possibly increasing the tax for marijuana shops, as a way to increase revenues.
Phil Matier: Time And Money Running Out On Many Ballot Initiative CampaignsIt's crunch time for would-be California ballot initiatives with backers of some particularly controversial ones acknowledging they may not have the support or money to qualify their initiatives for the November ballot.
Dozens Of Uncounted Presidential Election Ballots Found In San Mateo VaultSan Mateo County election officials announced Thursday that 65 uncounted provisional ballots from November’s election were found last week in a vault at the department’s headquarters.
Bay Area Home Sales Rise In November; Prices SlideA research firm says home sales rose last month in the San Francisco Bay area despite a lack of buyers for high-end properties.
Adachi Joins Crowded Field In San Francisco Mayor's RacePublic Defender Jeff Adachi highlighted “fiscal responsibility” as he filed his mayoral nomination papers just before the late afternoon deadline at City Hall on Friday.
SF Campaign Office Opens Without A CandidateA political campaign in San Francisco is picking up steam, but without an actual candidate to campaign for.