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Sandy Tatum
Posted Date: 06/23/2017
“Sandy was a giant figure in the world of golf, a proud champion of San Francisco’s municipal golf courses, and a true friend of the City. He was not only a terrific player, but a tremendous...
Diversion Programs
Posted Date: 06/22/2017
San Francisco, CA – Mayor Edwin M. Lee and Board of Supervisors President London Breed today announced $27 million in new investments that will provide alternatives to incarcerations of low-level...
Kim Shuck
Posted Date: 06/21/2017
San Francisco, CA – Mayor Edwin M. Lee and City Librarian Luis Herrera today announced that Kim Shuck has been named San Francisco’s Poet Laureate, the seventh artist in City history to hold the...
Art
Posted Date: 06/20/2017
SAN FRANCISCO — The nonprofit arts and culture industry generates $1.45 billion in annual economic activity in the City and County of San Francisco, helping to support 39,699 full-time equivalent...
LGBT Flag
Posted Date: 06/20/2017
Raising the Rainbow Flag today offers us a moment to celebrate the rich history and positive legacy of the LGBTQ community while also reflecting on the many sacrifices this group has made during its...
UPS Shooting
Posted Date: 06/14/2017
“At this point, the San Francisco Police Department is still investigating the events that occurred this morning. I want to thank our brave officers of the San Francisco Police Department, and our...
Warriors Win
Posted Date: 06/12/2017
San Francisco, Ca - Mayor Lee on the Golden State Warriors NBA Finals Championship. “I am incredibly proud to congratulate the Golden State Warriors on winning the 2017 NBA Finals in exciting...
Mayor Edwin M. Lee
Posted Date: 06/12/2017
San Francisco, CA – Mayor Edwin M. Lee and Supervisor Jeff Sheehy today announced $1.54 million in increased funding for services to support San Francisco’s youth, particularly those experiencing...
6.11 EPA Climate Change Site
Posted Date: 06/11/2017
San Francisco, CA – Mayor Edwin M. Lee today joined 12 other U.S. mayors in hosting deleted climate change information and research from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) website after...
linda gerull
Posted Date: 06/07/2017
San Francisco, CA—Mayor Edwin M. Lee and City Administrator Naomi M. Kelly today announced the appointment of Linda Gerull as San Francisco’s Director of the Department of Technology and Chief...