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DPW Street Cleaning Vehicle & Staff
Posted Date: 04/25/2018
Responding to public outcry, Mayor Mark Farrell today announced nearly $13 million in new investments for street cleaning during the next two years, including dedicated teams to concentrate on issues...
Mayor Farrell
Posted Date: 04/25/2018
“In San Francisco, we have a crisis. People with severe mental illness and crippling drug abuse challenges are suffering on our streets. We see this every day, in nearly every community across the...
parksmartgarages
Posted Date: 04/24/2018
Mayor Mark Farrell, San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency Director Ed Reiskin and San Francisco Police Chief Bill Scott today announced that car break-ins have dropped 83 percent at the...
Mayor Farrell DPH staff group photo
Posted Date: 04/24/2018
Mayor Mark Farrell today welcomed back a team from the Department of Public Health that took part in a medical relief mission in Puerto Rico. Mayor Farrell recognized the efforts of the DPH unit by...
MEF DPH Needlecleanup
Posted Date: 04/23/2018
Mayor Mark Farrell today announced the creation of a dedicated team of public health professionals hired specifically to address the syringe litter epidemic on San Francisco streets. “We are...
Mayor Farrell and Cork Mayor Tony Fitzgerald
Posted Date: 04/23/2018
Mayor Mark Farrell and Lord Mayor Tony Fitzgerald of Cork, Ireland today signed a Memorandum of Understanding that will enhance ties and establish new relationships between the two cities’ Lesbian,...
earthdaybreakfast
Posted Date: 04/19/2018
At the City’s annual Earth Day Breakfast today, Mayor Mark Farrell committed San Francisco to net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, a move that will eliminate the City’s carbon footprint...
seawallfunding
Posted Date: 04/18/2018
Mayor Mark Farrell, City, Supervisor Aaron Peskin, Administrator Naomi Kelly and the Port of San Francisco have introduced a plan for a $425 million bond measure to seismically strengthen and repair...
SupWard
Posted Date: 04/16/2018
Doris Ward was a fearless political leader who cared deeply about San Francisco and the residents of this city. As the first African American female president of the Board of Supervisors, Doris was a...
Mayor Farrell Pier 35 Ferries
Posted Date: 04/12/2018
Mayor Mark Farrell, the Department of the Environment and the Port of San Francisco today announced that ferries serving the Bay Area will transition to renewable diesel, becoming the first region in...