San Francisco Increases Water Reuse Requirements For New BuildingsNew buildings will need to collect and reuse much more water than what is required for existing buildings, after the San Francisco Board of Supervisors approved new regulations Tuesday.
San Francisco Supervisor Proposes Renaming Street In Memory Of Elderly Asian Crime Victim Vicha RatanapakdeeA member of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors on Tuesday introduced a resolution to rename a street in the city’s Anza Vista neighborhood after an elderly Asian man who died after being violently shoved to the ground in January.
San Francisco Supes Adopt New Goals to Battle Climate ChangeSan Francisco has new targets for the cutting back on greenhouse gas emissions after the San Francisco Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a set of climate change goals Tuesday.
Affordable Housing In San Francisco's Sunset District Moves Forward After Supes Committee VoteThe Board of Supervisors Budget and Finance Committee on Wednesday approved a $14 million loan to acquire and develop a completely affordable housing project for low- to moderate-income families in the city's Sunset District -- the first of its kind for the neighborhood.
Mayor Breed Vetoes Bill Providing Free Muni Service, Citing Cost ConcernsSan Francisco Mayor London Breed followed through on her word late last week and vetoed recently-passed legislation that would’ve provided free Muni service to all passengers from July through September.
COVID Recovery: Mayor Breed Announces San Francisco Downtown Revival PlanSan Francisco Mayor London Breed announced a new plan to assist the recovery of the city’s downtown area after the COVID-19 pandemic shuttered several businesses there.
Home Of First Lesbian Couple To Legally Marry In San Francisco Gets Landmark StatusThe hilltop cottage belonging to a lesbian couple who were the first same-sex partners to legally marry in San Francisco has become a city landmark.
SF Supervisors To Consider Lowering Speed Limit In Tenderloin to 20 MPHSan Francisco's motorists may have to start pumping their brakes more frequently when driving in the Tenderloin, which could become the city's first neighborhood to reduce the speed of traffic to 20 mph in order to abate vehicle collisions.
SF Supes Approve Chu To Replace Former Assessor-RecorderSan Francisco supervisors on Tuesday unanimously approved Assessor-Recorder Carmen Chu as the newest city administrator, replacing Naomi Kelly who resigned earlier this month.
San Francisco Supes Send Smoking Ban Back to CommitteeThe San Francisco Board of Supervisors voted to send a proposed ban on smoking cigarettes inside apartments back to committee at its meeting Tuesday night.
Project Home: San Francisco Passes 'Long Overdue' Ordinance Requiring Landlords To Report VacanciesAmid a surge of vacancies in San Francisco’s apartment stock, a new law will allow the city to track just how many units are sitting empty.
San Francisco Bans Smoking Inside Apartments, But Allows Pot SmokingSan Francisco’s Board of Supervisors approved a ban on smoking tobacco inside apartments Tuesday but made an exception for marijuana.
Chan Declares Victory In Tight District 1 Supervisors Race In San FranciscoSan Francisco District 1 Supervisor-elect Connie Chan declared victory Monday, following a close race that saw her beat out her opponent Marjan Philhour by just 134 votes, according to the latest election results.
Most San Francisco Supervisor Races Confirmed, At Least One Too Close To CallRaces for most San Francisco district supervisors appear to be confirmed while at least one remains too close to call, according to the latest election results released Thursday.
6 San Francisco Supervisor Seats Up For Grabs In Next Week's ElectionNext Tuesday on Election Day, San Franciscan will decide six races for city supervisor with more than two dozen candidates vying for seats on the board.