News

Scooter Rage Takes a Break With Temporary Ban

Dockless scooters appeared in March to much controversy, and their sudden absence…

Planes, Trains, and No Automobiles on Treasure Island

In 1939, the Army Corps of Engineers dredged tons of mud and…

Scott Wiener and Compassionate Care

There are many flaws to be found in Proposition 64, but one…

Flavored Tobacco Ban Triumphs at the Polls

San Francisco voters on Tuesday night rejected the campaign influence of Big…

Costly BART Fare Evasion Program Nets Peanuts

BART officials have an welcome surprise in the data on their first…

S.F. Election, Day Two: The Race for Mayor Continues

4:35 p.m. John Arntz, director of the Department of Elections, says he…

Voters Boost S.F. Teacher Pay for the Next 20 Years

With the passing of a parcel tax Tuesday night, San Francisco voters chose…

Taser Measure Fails, in Win For Police Reform Activists

A controversial measure put on the ballot by the Police Officers Association…

Voters May Choose to Use Real Estate Tax for Childcare

It appears voters have done their homework. While the ballots are still…

Rafael Mandelman Sweeps District 8 Election

As we predicted, it appears Rafael Mandelman has beat incumbent Jeff Sheehy…