Michael Johnson and Fillmore Development Associates have shown tremendous persistence and passion for this neighborhood and the opportunity to bring back an important part of San Francisco's cultural heritage,
San Francisco businesses face many challenges, including high rents, regulatory burdens, and the rising cost of workers compensation insurance and employee health plans
Historically, San Franciscans have not valued street trees as much as other communities have
We recognize that the arts are an essential part of San Francisco's cultural vitality. Gavin Ne
The bottom line is I recommended that Tony Hall be appointed to the Treasure Island authority, ... Clearly, I made a mistake, and I take responsibility for that mistake, and I'm accountable for that mistake. Period.
The value of an arts education is widely accepted, especially in California. Gavin Newso
A city without children has no future.
You don't hire those positions. You get the money that was set aside, for over time costs.
I do not believe it's appropriate for me ... to discriminate against people.
And if that means my political career ends, so be it.
San Franciscans know we live in the most beautiful city in the world, a jewel on the edge of the Golden Gate
Either they're right, or we're onto something,
San Francisco lags behind other communities in providing a vital, vibrant and ecologically sustainable urban canopy, as well as open space in the city.
You know we're the only city -- I think we're the only big city in America ... there may be an exception or two ... that women are running the Police Department, Fire Department and our emergency services. That's why I feel so safe. And I'll tell you why. Women put their egos aside. You get these gu
The arts can play a vital role in revitalizing neighborhoods, using and improving vacant space, bringing new jobs and new sense of opportunity, and improving public safety by generating more foot traffic and more eyes on the street.
While I am humbled by the widespread encouragement of so many and hold in the highest esteem those who serve us in federal office, I know that my head and my heart, my young family's future, and our unfinished work all remain firmly in the State of California - not Washington D.C. Therefore I will n
As mayor of San Francisco, I will provide the vision and work hard to make San Francisco a beautiful, well-planned city with excellent housing and transportation options
It's the old adage, 'Nothing ventured, nothing gained, ... While this is unique, we consider ourselves unique.
This president [Obama] has done more for the LGBT community than any president in history. It's just an objective fact. And his legacy is secure in terms of the advancement of the rights of the LGBT community, from Don't Ask, Don't Tell to his support for overturning the Defense of Marriage Act, and
But living in uncertain times does not mean San Franciscans must live in fear. Gavin Ne
It's royalty, ... I think there's an intrigue, a mystery to it.
But living in uncertain times does not mean San Franciscans must live in fear
I'm opposed to this initiative on every level because it hurts the priorities our community cares most about,
However, no one is more disappointed than the tens of thousands of couples and their families that won't have the same rights and privileges that Maria Shriver and Arnold Schwarzenegger have been afforded,
I will not abdicate and step back and say what we were doing 10, 15 days ago -- before this action -- is appropriate,
As Mayor, I will lead city government, businesses, and community groups to support innovative projects that will make San Francisco streets and public places vibrant and healthy
It's just idyllic, ... I think that's what's going to knock people's socks off.
As Mayor of San Francisco, I will work hard to ensure that, in the event of natural or man-made disasters, San Franciscans are prepared and our City is protected
This is inevitable; it's long overdue; and the public has a fundamental right to have access to information,
An arts education helps build academic skills and increase academic performance, while also providing alternative opportunities to reward the skills of children who learn differently.