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Board of Supes in 4 Mins: Mr. Dorsey Goes to City Hall, Preston Pesters Breed on Housing

The new guy witnesses a ‘PROXY’ battle over housing policy and more reproach over redistricting.

Board of Supervisors in 4 Minutes: Suspense, Frustration and Honors

The Board speaks out on the SCOTUS decision, honors the City’s Asian and Pacific Islander community… and has an empty seat.

Board of Supervisors in 3 Minutes: After the JFK Face-off, Gimme Shelter

Another Homekey hotel buy, affordable housing on Treasure Island\ and a farewell to Matt Haney.

Supervisors to Decide Fate of JFK Drive at Tuesday Meeting

The Board of Supervisors is expected to vote on two competing proposals regarding car access to JFK Drive in Golden Gate Park.

Board of Supervisors in 4 Minutes: No Call, No Show, a New Police Commissioner and Having a ‘CoW’ over JFK

A lapse in leadership leads to an absentee leader. Plus, the supervisors discuss reopening JFK to cars, tearing down the Kearny Street bridge and reforming the city’s procurement process.

Board of Supes Roundup: Housing, Dirty Laundry and Lots of Hearings

The supervisors polish up a restarted rent relief program and deal with touchy insider issues in a relatively short meeting.

Housing Shell Game: Supes’ Latest Actions Set to Slow New Housing as State Mandates Loom

SF’s board of supervisors habitually blocks housing initiatives in the name of affordability and other goals, threatening the city’s ability to meet state housing targets.

Board of Supervisors in 3 Minutes: Rent Relief, Retaliation, and Transparency

Supervisors are set to approve more rent relief, address property-related political drama, and call for greater transparency in property records.

‘Crazy’ New Redistricting Map Outrages San Francisco’s LGBTQ+ Leaders 

State Sen. Scott Wiener and Supervisor Rafael Mandelman both slammed the first redistricting map, saying it would harm LGBTQ+ candidates.