COVID Reopening: San Francisco Allows Children To Return To City's PlaygroundsMayor London Breed and other San Francisco officials on Wednesday announced that the city's outdoor playgrounds have reopened for the first time since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Justice Department: San Francisco Mayor London Breed's COVID-19 Rule For Places Of Worship UnconstitutionalThe U.S. Justice Department on Friday sent a letter to San Francisco Mayor London Breed saying that the city's current COVID-19 policy allowing only one congregant in places of worship "is contrary to the Constitution and the nation’s best tradition of religious freedom."
Trump Administration Puts Dozens Of Homeless Housing Projects On Hold In California As Winter ApproachesAs winter approaches and the COVID-19 pandemic rages on, the need to house the homeless in the Bay Area is more urgent than ever. But KPIX 5 has learned the Trump administration has put the brakes on projects that would help thousands.
San Francisco Set To Reopen Outdoor Services Like Gyms, Hair & Nail SalonsAlthough San Francisco remains on the state’s COVID-19 watchlist, the city is moving forward with the reopening of some businesses like outdoor gyms and hair and nail salons, Mayor London Breed announced Friday.
San Francisco Mayor Breed Outlines City's Budget To Battle Coronavirus PandemicMayor London Breed on Tuesday offered up some details on the city's fight against COVID-19 and its financial impact in the months to come.
Union Leaders Urge San Francisco Mayor Not to Layoff City WorkersUnion leaders and city workers Friday urged San Francisco Mayor London Breed not to lay off workers and make cuts to public service to balance a $1.5 billion shortfall in the city's budget.
San Francisco Mayor Breed Budget Redirects $120 Million From Law Enforcement To Black CommunitySan Francisco Mayor London Breed has proposed a budget that would slash $120 million from law enforcement and redirect it to investments in the city's African American community.
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 Mayor, Residents Decry Vandalism of Golden Gate Park StatuesAs crews cleaned up in the aftermath of a Friday-night protest that resulted in three statues being toppled in Golden Gate Park, Mayor London Breed called out the perpetrators as vandals.
San Francisco To Reopen Modified Summer Camps And Programs June 15San Francisco Mayor London Breed announced Friday that the city's summer camps and programs would reopen on June 15 with some modifications limiting capacity and certain activities to prevent the spread of coronavirus.
Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Supervisors Blast Mayor Breed Over Failure To Secure Hotel Rooms For HomelessSan Francisco city supervisors and homeless advocates on Tuesday denounced Mayor London Breed’s refusal to acquire more than 8,000 hotel rooms to protect the city’s homeless from the coronavirus as part of an emergency ordinance approved unanimously by supervisors earlier this month.
Coronavirus Update: SF Mayor Announces Expanded Mental Health Care For First RespondersSan Francisco Mayor London Breed announced Wednesday expanded access to mental health services for first responders and all health care workers as the city grapples with the novel coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Mayor Announces Launch Of New COVID-19 Data TrackerSan Francisco Mayor London Breed and the city's Department of Public Health launched a new online coronavirus data tracker Tuesday, offering detailed case, death, demographic, hospitalization and transmission data.
Coronavirus Effect To Increase San Francisco Budget Deficit To More Than $1 BillionA new report released Tuesday by San Francisco city leaders projected the city’s budget deficit for the upcoming two-year budget could increase to more than $1 billion as a result of the novel coronavirus.
SF Mayor: City to Suspend Utilities Shutoffs; Waive Late-Payment PenaltiesDuring the COVID-19 outbreak, water and power in San Francisco will not be shut off due to delinquent payments and penalties will be waived for late payments to SF Muni or the public utilities commission, Mayor London Breed said Saturday.