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Newsom loses control

Mayor Gavin Newsom, who fancies himself a solution-oriented pragmatist, has allowed the supervisors to take over the urban policy agenda

Endorsements: The Greens

EDITORIAL We've long encouraged the California Green Party to focus its energy on local races, and in San Francisco, the Greens have had considerable...

Hunters Point plan: Wait for an audit

EDITORIAL The redevelopment plan for Hunters Point was heading for almost certain approval at press time, in part for a pretty dumb reason: It...

Eviction battle continues

Latest effort to help renters wins board support, but Newsom veto remains possible

SFPUC: Get on the stick

EDITORIAL The goal of San Francisco's energy policy ought to be to remove all private interests from the generation, distribution, and sale of electric...

Mirkarimi resolution takes on merger deal

Resolution urging the U.S. Attorney General to consider the antitrust implications of the proposed acquisition of Knight Ridder Inc. by the McClatchy CompanyWHEREAS, On...

Save John Swett!

OPINION In seeking to close the John Swett Alternative Elementary School in San Francisco's Western Addition, the San Francisco Unified School District...

Bail out the schools – once

January 17, 2006
The San Francisco school-closure process has been about as bad as it possibly could be. Information about the potential closings came late out of...