“This city has raised me and people like me.”
Terence Hallinan, a former criminal defense lawyer who went on to become a San Francisco supervisor and then the San Francisco District Attorney died on …
A prospective ordinance governing short-term rentals in unincorporated parts of Contra Costa County is scheduled to be discussed by the Contra Costa County Board of …
The state Fair Political Practices Commission and Contra Costa County Supervisor John Gioia have agreed to a $14,000 administrative penalty.
The Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors has unanimously elected a new chair.
San Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener today introduced a ballot measure that would require the city to take responsibility for all street trees and create a dedicated fund and parcel tax to pay for their maintenance.
Styrofoam could soon become prohibited in San Francisco, according to legislation introduced Tuesday by President of the Board of Supervisors, London Breed.
San Francisco today became the first major city in the country to approve legislation requiring solar panels on new buildings.
San Francisco Supervisor Jane Kim announced Tuesday a proposal to make City College of San Francisco free for those who live and work in the city.
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.
A Czechoslovakian-born K-9 that served the Fremont Police Department died late last month.
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.
An attempt to override a mayoral veto on legislation that would have increased the amount paid by developers toward transportation met with defeat.
San Francisco Supervisor Mark Farrell called for the development of a citywide municipal fiber network Tuesday, that could deliver high-speed internet service to every resident in the city.
A carefully designed piece of awning set to grace the future Transbay Transit Center in downtown San Francisco was unveiled today. Democratic Minority Leader Nancy …
San Francisco supervisors Tuesday voted to place a charter amendment on the June ballot that would give the board the power to increase affordable housing requirements.
The mother of a man shot and killed by Contra Costa County sheriff’s deputies filed a federal civil rights suit last week contending the deputies …
Legislation that would increase the legal age to buy tobacco in San Francisco from 18 to 21 was moved forward to the full Board of Supervisors.
San Francisco nonprofit housing developers turned out to support legislation that would reduce the time needed for affordable housing to win approval.
Anyone who plans on buying tobacco or electronic smoking products in unincorporated Santa Clara County must be at least 21 years old.
Sidewalk graffiti touting a Justin Bieber album has caught the ire of city attorney Dennis Herrera.
Sonoma County Supervisor Efren Carrillo is free on bail after allegedly attempting to break into a neighbor’s home Saturday.
Muni switchbacks are on the decline in areas like the Sunset District, but supervisors want more action taken.
About 100 supporters took to the steps of City Hall in support of Harvey Milk San Francisco International Airport.
An online petition backing the renaming of San Francisco International Airport after Harvey Milk has picked up 17,500 signatures.
Supervisor David Campos is set to propose legislation to rename San Francisco International Airport after slain gay rights activist Harvey Milk.
There are dozens of public open spaces around downtown that no one knows about. Supervisor David Chiu wants to change that.
The City may soon require downtown businesses to provide employees with a safe place to store their bikes.