The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday unanimously approved updates to the county’s accessory dwelling unit ordinance to comply with recent changes in …
Bay Area cities continue the process of updating their local ordinances governing “accessory dwelling units” to conform to new state laws that give cities less …
San Francisco supervisors Tuesday voted unanimously to make The City the first in the country to require most employers to provide six weeks of fully paid parental leave.
Legislation that would require San Francisco companies to provide fully paid parental leave to employees will go before the full Board of Supervisors in April.
New legislation introduced Tuesday by San Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener would require all new construction within the city, including residential and commercial buildings, to have solar panels installed.
Gov. Jerry Brown Wednesday repealed a recently adopted March deadline for cities and counties to pass regulations on medical marijuana cultivation.
Several Contra Costa County cities imposed local bans on marijuana cultivation this week ahead of a state law.
A 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals panel will review two concealed-carry decisions in San Diego and Yolo counties.
Chefs around the Bay Area are wasting no time getting foie gras back onto their menus.
California’s death penalty is cruel and unusual punishment because the system is “dysfunctional.”
Oakland’s Harborside Health Center is the first “marijuana superstore” to be targeted by federal officials.
In an attempt to cut down on placard abuse, The City is looking at having disabled motorists pay for metered parking spots.