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nonprofit fund
Posted Date: 04/02/2018
Mayor Mark Farrell today announced that 10 nonprofits would receive $500,000 in grant funding from the City, assisting the organizations to ensure that they will remain in the communities they serve...
SisterJean Loyola Chi
Posted Date: 04/02/2018
Saturday, March 31, 2018   As a born and raised Jesuit-educated San Franciscan, it is my absolute honor to proclaim March 31, 2018 Sister Jean Schmidt Day in the City and County of San...
Militaryban
Posted Date: 03/26/2018
President Trump’s latest attack on the transgender community is obscene and unpatriotic. Anyone willing to risk their life to keep our country safe should be able to serve and defend our country with...
Marchforourlives
Posted Date: 03/26/2018
For too long, this nation has followed the same tragic script: we play witness to a mass shooting, mourn the losses and passionately advocate for sensible gun reforms, only to be disappointed time...
avmeeting
Posted Date: 03/22/2018
Mayor Mark Farrell today convened a safety briefing and roundtable discussion with representatives from autonomous vehicle (AV) companies and City officials to begin an ongoing dialogue regarding the...
SFWomensHistoryMonthCelebration
Posted Date: 03/20/2018
From the pioneering leadership of Dianne Feinstein to the innovative accomplishments of architect Julia Morgan to the moving beauty of poet Maya Angelou, San Francisco has always been a great City...
Prop63 SF
Posted Date: 03/20/2018
Mayor Mark Farrell and Adult Probation Chief Karen Fletcher today announced expanded efforts to confiscate guns from individuals convicted of felonies and violent misdemeanors, made possible by the...
Union and Columbus Fire
Posted Date: 03/19/2018
In response to a four-alarm fire in North Beach on Saturday night, Mayor Mark Farrell has activated the Small Business Disaster Relief Fund to assist seven local businesses affected by the incident...
artsrally
Posted Date: 03/13/2018
For the second straight year, the Trump Administration has proposed unprecedented cuts to essential cultural programs that bolster our city’s economy and contribute to an environment that fosters...
minna lee
Posted Date: 03/13/2018
Mayor Mark Farrell and Supervisor Jane Kim today introduced legislation to create 50 permanent supportive housing units for formerly homeless residents at the vacant Minna Lee Hotel in the SoMa...