The Hottest Housing Bill Explained: A Closer Look At SB50State Senator Scott Weiner’s controversial Senate Bill 50 been called the hottest housing bill of last year's legislative session and it will either live or die in the next three weeks.
Proposal To Fast Track Housing Construction All Over California Delayed Until 2020Faced with a growing homeless population, and an escalating housing crisis, a proposal that would have sped up construction all over California has hit a massive speed bump.
CA State Senator Suggests Rush Hour Fee To Cut Down City CongestionThe idea is much like crossing the Bay Bridge--if you cross into certain areas at certain times, say South of Market Street in San Francisco at rush hour, you pay.
California Moves Closer To Creating Safe Illegal Drug Injection SitesA new bill that has cleared the state assembly would allow California drug users to shoot up in supervised settings.
Longtime HIV/AIDS Activist Appointed District 8 San Francisco SupervisorMayor Ed Lee has appointed a longtime HIV and AIDS activist as District 8 supervisor, the mayor's office announced Friday morning.
SF State Senate Candidates To Face Off In Pokémon Go ChallengeThe Pokémon Go craze takes a political turn in San Francisco this weekend when rival state senator candidates Jane Kim and Scott Weiner face off in a Poké-battle for charity
SF Supes To Vote On Luxury Condo MoratoriumA 45-day moratorium would affect two dozen projects in the city's Mission District, which has witnessed skyrocketing prices amid a technology jobs boom.
San Francisco Supervisor Pushes For Task Force If Marijuana Legalized In 2016San Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener is hoping to get approval to create a task force to help plan local policies if cannabis is legalized in the 2016 California election.
San Francisco Tree Vandal Caught On Camera; Supervisor Calls For Stricter Law EnforcementOne San Francisco city supervisor, who’s irritated with vandalism in his district, has posted video of a tree vandal in action.
San Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener Goes Public About His Use Of HIV Prevention DrugIn what some HIV experts calling a courageous move, San Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener has gone public with news that he's taking the HIV prevention drug Truvada, saying the idea is to raise awareness that this treatment could save lives.
San Francisco May Elimate Free Disabled Parking Due To Abuse Of Blue PlacardsAbuse of the placards by able-bodied people is making it hard for handicapped drivers to find parking.
SF Supervisor Proposes New Fines For Public Nudity, Mayor ApprovesAt Tuesday afternoon’s board meeting, Supervisor Scott Wiener proposed to prohibit the display of genitals and buttocks in plazas and parklets in the city, as well as on sidewalks, streets and public transit.