Caltrain Teetering On Financial Collapse As SF Supervisors Table Tax ProposalTransit agencies around the Bay Area have struggled during the pandemic. BART and Muni are both facing budget disasters as riders stay home. But now Caltrain may have jumped to the top of the endangered list, in part because of something very few people saw coming.
SF Lawmaker Proposes 'CAREN' Act To Outlaw Racially Motivated 911 CallsSan Francisco Supervisor Shamann Walton on Tuesday introduced an ordinance to outlaw racially motivated 911 calls.
San Francisco Hall Of Justice Jail Closure Bill Moves Ahead Following Unanimous Vote By Supervisors' CommitteeLegislation authored by San Francisco Supervisor Sandra Lee Fewer and being backed by District Attorney Chesa Boudin and Public Defender Mano Raju to close the jail at the Hall of Justice within six months is steps closer to fruition.
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.
SF Employers Must Provide Essential Workers With Protective Gear During COVID-19 PandemicSF supervisors approved an emergency ordinance to require employers like stores, pharmacies, restaurants and delivery services to provide their employees with personal protective equipment during the COVID-19 pandemic.
SF Supes Approve Lease For 200-Bed SAFE Navigation Center For Homeless PeopleSan Francisco supervisors Tuesday approved the lease on an approximately 200-bed SAFE Navigation Center in the Upper Market area of the city.
San Francisco Officials Announce Plan For Universal Mental Health CareCity leaders in San Francisco on Tuesday morning announced a plan for the first universal mental health care system in the U.S.
PG&E Bankruptcy Sets Stage For Possible Power GrabNews of a PG&E's plan to file bankruptcy sparked panic in some, but in others, it raised the possibility of a power grab.
SF Supes Vote To Put Free College Tuition On November 2019 BallotSan Francisco supervisors voted in favor of a charter amendment to let voters decide whether to extend City College of San Francisco's free tuition program. through the next decade.
SF Supes Pay $14.5 Million To Woman Paralyzed By Falling Tree LimbSan Francisco supervisors approved a $14.5 million settlement for Emma Zhou who was paralyzed from the waist down when she was struck by a heavy tree limb at a park.
San Francisco Supervisors To Take Action On Presidio Terrace SaleA key vote is looming Monday evening that could potentially block the sale of a street and sidewalk in a wealthy San Francisco neighborhood.
San Francisco Supervisors Hoping To Purchase Property For Central Subway ExpansionTwo San Francisco supervisors have started the process to make an offer to purchase a piece of property for a possible expansion of the Central Subway into the city’s North Beach neighborhood, the supervisors announced Thursday.
Sharp Park Golf Course Closure In Mayor Lee’s HandsSan Francisco Supervisors have given final approval to a measure that environmentalists hope will result in the closure of Sharp Park Golf Course in Pacifica.
SF Supervisors Pass Resolution Urging Military Spending Cuts, End To WarsSan Francisco supervisors are once again considering a resolution regarding U.S. military policy - this time the issue is military spending.
Keeping San Francisco Firefighters Costs SFFD Disaster Preparedness FundsThere will be no cuts in fire protection in San Francisco this year, despite the city's budget problems, but the chief said that this also means there won't be any money to respond to unexpected emergencies.