Stories about Public Works

‘Rogue’ party uproar shows tech, journalism’s COVID-19 limits

Promoter's coronavirus illness, ticket sales snafu, viral reporting added to rage about techno event.

SF cops keep telling homeless people to move

'Move along' orders continue in spite of health emergency

An emergency platform for protecting unhoused people

Coalition on Homelessness releases policy positions to combat the spread of COVID-19.

Latest person caught up in scandal was a major political player

Rodrigo Santos was an ally of Ed Lee and Gavin Newsom and gave tens of thousands of dollars to conservative local candidates and pro-development causes.

Stopping evictions and price-gouging in the coronavirus crisis

Plus: the need for an arts, worker, and small-business bailout—and the mayor will get asked about corruption. That's The Agenda for March 9-15.

Fighting homeless sweeps at City Hall

Data shows the current response isn't working; advocates are demanding a change.

What did Breed’s Nuru announcement really mean?

Sorting out the lingering questions about the mayor's connections to the disgraced public works director.

Breed took $5,600 gift from Nuru; may be illegal

Former DPW director paid to have her car fixed and was 'close personal friend' for 20 years.

New Music: Transcendental dancing with Eris Drew’s ‘Fluids of Emotion’

The Chicago artist delivers 'proto-rave ecstasy music' on new EP, looking to classic turntable techniques.

Haney proposes sweeping reforms for public works

A new clean-streets agency would operate under a commission with public hearings and oversight.