Supervisors Campos and Peskin hold a press conference announcing their new legislation. Photo by Laura Wenus

Supervisors Target Homesharing Platforms with Hefty Fines

Some of the most progressive members of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors are firing another shot in their ongoing battle with short term rentals, introducing legislation that would require homesharing platforms to verify whether...
City and community leaders discuss strategies and tools in addressing the preservation of communities subjected to gentrification during a workshop at  the Mission's Galeria de la Raza on April 18. Photo by Laura Waxmann

Community Leaders Strategize Against Displacement

Leaders from three different communities razed by displacement shared their experiences and offered ideas on policy-based strategies to thwart gentrification in a day-long workshop hosted at the Mission’s Galeria de la Raza on Monday. Though...

D9 Candidates Talk Height, Density in SF Mission

What is your position on building housing above current height limits? Does the housing crisis call for greater density in low-lying neighborhoods like the Mission? Respuestas en español aquí. Hillary Ronen, Chief of Staff for Supervisor...