Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Tag: Tents

Caltrans evicts rent-paying tenants from mostly empty parking lot

People living in vehicles tossed from under a downtown freeway despite possible legal rights of tenancy.

Mother’s Day — for homeless mamas

A story of eviction, gentrification, poverty -- and hope.

The lessons of the Ferris Wheel

Does SF need to overhaul its City Charter to create better departmental oversight -- and limit the potential for corruption?

Inside the SIP hotels saga

How activists and some supes forced the city to put homeless people in hotel rooms.

Oversight — of Recology, the Ferris Wheel deal ….

... and commercial landlords. Plus the Chron's neo-liberal editorial page editor retires. That's The Agenda for March 15-22.

Inside the COVID crisis at San Quentin

A view from behind bars as the disease spread and officials looked the other way.

Supes move to open more hotel rooms for homeless

Legislation could set up another confrontation with Mayor Breed, who wants to wind down the hotel program.

It takes a community to survive COVID and cancer

Please take this virus seriously -- it almost killed me. But my community helped me get through some deep health trauma.

The year in homeless policy

A few successes and a lot of failures as people on the streets stayed at risk during the pandemic.

‘Throwing us out like garbage’

SIP hotel residents say the city's not living up to its promises -- and contracts.