Raiders, A's Asked To Compete For Best Plan To Redevelop Oakland ColiseumIn a political shift that signals change at Oakland City Hall, the mayor and Alameda County appear to be on the same page to allow both the A's and the Raiders to submit competing proposals for the Coliseum site.
Oakland Police Say They Did Not Know About Undercover CHP Officers At Demonstrationsakland police said they were not told that plainclothes officers from the California Highway Patrol were in the crowd last Wednesday night when one of them drew his gun on a group of surging protesters.
Phil Matier: The New Normal For Bay Area ProtestsAnother freeway was shut down, dumpsters were burned and more stores were looted Tuesday night in Berkeley and Oakland as protests in the Bay Area continue. KCBS, KPIX 5 and Chronicle Insider Phil Matier discusses the changing nature of protests and how they are being handled by politicians.
Survey Says Twitter Headquartered In San Francisco’s 'Dirtiest' Commercial CorridorThe four-block stretch of San Francisco’s Market Street from 7th to 11th streets is the dirtiest commercial corridor according to a new survey by city controller’s office.
San Francisco To Bid On Hosting The 2024 Summer OlympicsSan Francisco is one of four finalist cities being considered for a U.S. bid to host the Olympic Games.
Phil Matier: The End Begins For Candlestick ParkThe demolition of Candlestick Park—the former home of the San Francisco Giants and 49ers—has begun.
San Francisco Disabled Parking Placards Cost City $22.7 Million Last YearA new report finds the use and abuse of disabled parking placards in San Francisco cost the city $22.7 million in lost meter money last year.
Oakland Mayor-Elect Libby Schaaf Shares Her Vision For ‘The Coolest Place On The Planet’Mayor-elect Libby Schaaf plans to end crime, fix the schools and keep both the A's and Raiders in town. That’s what she told KCBS In Depth co-hosts Doug Sovern and Phil Matier when asked about her vision for Oakland’s future.
Toll Authority Votes To Spend $10 Million On Another Study Of Bay Bridge Bike Path To San FranciscoA $1.3 million study in 2011 showed that a bike path on western portion of the Bay Bridge would cost tens of millions of dollars. Now the Bay Area Toll Authority has voted unanimously to spend $10 million to commission another study on how to build that bike path.
Phil Matier: Will Dianne Feinstein Back SF’s Mayor Lee In His Re-Election Bid?San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee may not be able to count Senator Dianne Feinstein among his backers for his re-election campaign.
Phil Matier: California's Election Day Races With Nationwide InterestPhil Matier says educators nationwide are keeping an eye on California's state schools superintendent race because of the candidate the teacher's union has decided to endorse.
Phil Matier: 40 Percent Of California Voters Polled Unaware Gov. Brown Seeking Re-ElectionA new poll of likely voters suggests four out of 10 Californians don't even know that Gov. Jerry Brown is seeking re-election this Tuesday.
Phil Matier: Is Senator Feinstein Putting San Francisco’s Mayor Lee On The Hot Seat Over Airbnb Legislation?California Sen. Dianne Feinstein has some strong words about proposed Airbnb legislation under consideration by the San Francisco Board of Supervisors and doesn't want anything getting pushed through too soon.
Phil Matier: Gov. Jerry Brown Spending Little Of His $23M War Chest In Re-Election BidWith little over two weeks to go until the upcoming election, Governor Jerry Brown appears to be doing very little to put much of a dent into the $23 million he’s raised to campaign for re-election.
Oakland Mayoral Candidate Returns Campaign Donations From A's Owner Lew WolffOakland mayoral candidate Rebecca Kaplan's campaign says she'll return 21-hundred dollars in donations from Oakland Athletics owner Lew Wolff and his family.