Sunday, May 9, 2021

Tag: Mark Farrell

The Agenda, May 11-17: Housing Blues, unmasking the sharing economy, understanding community victories and more

We look at the key political issues and events coming up in the city this week By Tim Redmond MAY 11, 2015 – The Chron calls the idea of a moratorium...

The Agenda, May 4-10: Housing protests, housing policies, and housing politics

When is it "political games" and when is it political reality? And it's fun to see the mayor praising Chris Daly, who did exactly the opposite of what the...

The Agenda, April 20-April 26: Will the Planning Commission side with Airbnb?

And why is City College moving so quickly to turn public property over to a private developer? By Tim Redmond APRIL 20, 2015 – I thought SFBARF, the group that wants...

Where’s Mel? Murphy a no-show at Port Commission

The embattled port commission isn't showing up for meetings APRIL 16, 2015 – Where’s Mel? The Port Commission member, who has refused the mayor’s demand that he resign, didn’t show up...

Mayor’s Airbnb bill won’t defuse ballot measure

Changes in the short-term rental law don't address the major problem -- so this fight is going to the November ballot By Tim Redmond APRIL 15, 2015 -- Sup. Mark Farrell...

In Richmond, a battle over a council seat — and the role of grassroots groups

Should four members of a community-based organization control the City Council? Why is that so frightening? By Tim Redmond FEBRUARY 24, 2015 – The Richmond City Council meets tonight to try...

Politics on Tuesday: A victory for sunlight. Plus the politics of the new board committees

 Parks panel -- finally -- shuts down a project that violates Prop. K. Breed appointments reflect moderate trend on the board   By Tim Redmond JANUARY 20, 2014 – The victory by...

London Breed easily elected board president

By Tim Redmond JANUARY 8, 2014 – By the time the supervisors gathered for the ceremony of swearing in the new board, it was pretty clear how the vote for...

How did Katy Tang end up as Board of Supervisors president?

By Tim Redmond NOVEMBER 18, 2014 – Sup. John Avalos came over to the rail by the press box around 6pm today and told me that he wanted to declare...

Chiu in charge of vote for his successor

By Tim Redmond NOVEMBER 14, 2014 -- Sup. David Chiu carefully orchestrated his second term as board president, cutting deals with his more conservative colleagues to prevent the progressives from...