Saturday, September 19, 2020

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Public power moves forward at City Hall. What will the mayor do now?

By Tim Redmond NOVEMBER 24, 2014 – The first baby steps toward public power in San Francisco continue to move forward – but the mayor remains an obstacle. Mayor Ed Lee...

Flipcharts, planners — and the ongoing attack on blue-collar jobs in Soma

By Zelda Bronstein NOVEMBER 21, 2014 -- On Tuesday, November 18, from 6-8 pm, the San Francisco Planning Department held an open house on the draft Central SoMa Plan at...

‘But they didn’t know we were seeds:’ Dia de los Muertos in a post-Ayotzinapa Mexico

    By Caitlin Donohue MEXICO CITY, NOVEMBER 10, 2014 -- Ricardo Escobar Lazamar, a student at Mexico City’s Universidad Autónoma de México, put down the protest sign he was embroidering to...

About that turf in Golden Gate Park ….

By Tim Redmond NOVEMBER 7, 2014 – We could fight forever over the safety of the new fields they’re putting in at Golden Gate Park. I am not a scientist,...

Homesick for the place where you already are

By Amanda Witherell OCTOBER 22, 2014  -- The day the San Francisco Bay Guardian died, I was commuting to my corporate marketing job, stuck in construction traffic between the touristy...

At risk: 238 rent-controlled housing units

By Tim Redmond There’s a strange proposal making its way through the San Francisco planning process that would lead to the loss of 238 low-cost residential hotel units – and...

Politics on Tuesday: The Transbay deal gets slammed by the Chron — and may be dead anyway

By Tim Redmond SEPTEMBER 23, 2014 – The staid and pro-development ol' Chron has gotten all feisty and populist on its editorial page, with a strong piece Monday morning denouncing...

Breaking: Nieto had a least 14 gunshot wounds, autopsy report shows

By Tim Redmond Alex Nieto had at least 14 gunshot wounds and possibly as many as 15, including two shots to the head and several to the back, the long-awaited...

Nieto family lawsuit contradicts SFPD version of shooting

By Tim Redmond AUGUST 22, 2014 -- The family of Alex Nieto filed suit in federal court today, alleging that the version of the story of his killing peddled by...

Uber whines about insurance rules that would level the playing field

By Tim Redmond AUGUST 12, 2014 -- If you believe a recent letter from Uber, a bill pending in the state Legislature would mandate that ride-sharing companies carry “twenty times...