Stories about Art Agnos

Landlord tells tenant organizer to move his business

By Zelda Bronstein OCTOBER 17, 2014 -- Last summer Jim Gallagher organized his fellow tenants at the San Francisco Design Center in their successful fight...

A ballot measure to save the Flower Mart

By Zelda Bronstein OCTOBER 2, 2014 -- The fight to save the San Francisco Flower Mart ramped up yesterday, as the coalition supporting the flower...

Turn the Flower Mart into tech offices? Say it’s not so

By Zelda Bronstein The Flower Mart, a beloved San Francisco institution, is in danger of falling victim to the City Hall-stoked tech real estate boom. The...

How light-industrial space can be saved: The lesson of 2 Henry Adams

By Zelda Bronstein AUGUST 19, 2014 -- One of the top San Francisco business stories of early summer revolved around the question: Would the city...

Why is the mayor ducking on Prop. 13? I can’t figure it out. Can you?

Tom Ammiano has pretty much everyone behind his tax-refrom bill – except Ed Lee. By Tim Redmond The mayor of Los Angeles, Gil Garcetti, is endorsing...

Some reality about the Mirkarimi vote — and the Ron Conway attack piece

By Tim Redmond MAY 14, 2014 -- Our local billionaire tech lord has injected the Ross Mirkarimi vote into the 17th Assembly District race –...

Two sides of Democratic Party on Prop. B

By Tim Redmond MAY 9, 2014 -- Two different sides of the California Democratic Party: The San Francisco County Central Committee, which is run by...

Poll on Prop. B lies about mayor’s support

By Tim Redmond There's a poll in the field that gives the distinct impression it came from real-estate interests who oppose the waterfront height-limit measure...

Speculation tax leads ideas at Haight tenant convention

Sup Eric Mar listens at the Haight-Richmond tenant convention   By Tim Redmond The Park Branch library was so packed for the Haight-Richmond tenant convention that people...