San Francisco’s AIDS Memorial Grove Vandalized For The Fifth Time This Year For the fifth time this year, the AIDS Memorial Grove in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park has been vandalized.
San Francisco Board Of Supervisors Candidate Protests Nudity Ban By Stripping In Times SquareSan Francisco Board of Supervisors candidate George Davis stripped buck naked in Times Square on Wednesday to campaign for the right to be nude in public.
San Francisco Supervisors’ Vote Narrowly Puts Soda Tax Measure On November BallotA two-cents per ounce sugary beverage tax, commonly called the soda tax, could be put on the November ballot in San Francisco depending on the city’s board of supervisors vote on Tuesday.
San Francisco Supervisor Wiener Urges FDA To Drop Ban On Blood Donations From Gay, Bisexual MenSan Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener will introduce a resolution at this afternoon’s Board of Supervisors meeting asking the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to end its ban on blood donations from gay and bisexual men.
Valet Double-Parking At Private San Francisco Club The Battery Creates Traffic Aggravation For DriversDouble-parking seems like a way of life for some parts of busy downtown San Francisco. Now a private club near the waterfront is adding to the aggravation of drivers because of its valet parking service.
AT&T Sues San Francisco Claiming Violations Over Utility Box Locations AT&T is following through with a plan to sue the City of San Francisco over their objection to the locations of 4-foot-high utility boxes on city sidewalks.
San Francisco Supervisor Wants Narrower Streets For Pedestrian Safety, Fire Chief Slams IdeaThere’s only so much available room on San Francisco’s streets, and it seems to be shrinking daily. As a result, a turf war is brewing between those worried about pedestrian safety and those worried about fire safety.
Muni Annual Report Card Shows Key Improvements, But Not All Around Muni presented a one-year performance report card to a San Francisco Board of Supervisors Committee this week. While it shows self improvements in some key areas, it wasn't all good marks.
San Francisco Supervisor Introduces Resolution To Improve Late-Night Transit Options A lot of people don't think of San Francisco as a 24-hour city, but city Supervisor Scott Wiener disagrees. The lawmaker has taken preliminary steps to improve late-night public transportation options.
Major Improvements, Rainbow Crosswalks Coming To San Francisco’s Castro StreetThe Castro Streetscape project will help beautify Castro Street, while also making it more friendly for pedestrians.
San Francisco Supervisor Calls Recent Muni Disruptions ‘Unacceptable’San Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener on Tuesday called for a hearing on problems with Muni's subway system and communication with riders.
Phil Matier: San Francisco Struggles With Spate Of Pedestrian FatalitiesQuestions remain on what can be done by city leaders, transit officials and the police department to decrease the number of fatalities on San Francisco streets.
San Francisco Supervisors Look To Put Sugary Drink Tax On BallotSan Francisco supervisors on Tuesday introduced a measure for the November ballot that would impose a 2 cents per ounce tax on sugary drinks sold in the city.
San Francisco Proposes Rules For Tech Company ShuttlesMayor Ed Lee announced an 18-month pilot program Monday that would allow commuter shuttles commonly known as “Google buses” to use 200 Muni bus stops throughout San Francisco to load and unload commuters, for a price.
Phil Matier: Sugary Beverages Cost SF Millions In Health Care ExpensesA new report from the San Francisco Board of Supervisors Budget and Legislative Analyst has found that the consumption of sugar and sugar-sweetened beverages costs San Francisco residents millions in health care expenses.