Farrell and Peskin’s Mistaken Initiatives

Posted June 27, 2016 by

Camping Ban, Housing Development Commission are Misguided Mark Farrell has increased funding to battle homelessness and Aaron Peskin has won many vital government reforms. But both are now backing ill-advised November ballot measures that will not help San Francisco. Farrell’s
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SF Urgently Needs Fire Sprinkler Law

Posted June 23, 2016 by

Last week’s tragic fire at 29th and Mission is the latest in a wave of fires that has displaced tenants and eliminated rent controlled housing.  Yet for all the sorrow expressed over those fleeing fires and forced to find new
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Mission District Poet, Theater Director Face Sham OMI Eviction

Posted June 23, 2016 by Stephen P. Booth

CounterPulse’s Tomas Riley and Poet Leticia Hernández-Linares Face Eviction From Their Home Of 18 Years Long-Term Artistic Contributors Leticia Hernández-Linares and Tomas Riley are a creative powerhouse, raising two boys, 6 year-old Serafin and 11 year-old Mahcic in the Mission
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Tenderloin Bucks SF Eviction Trends

Posted June 23, 2016 by

According to new Rent Board statistics, roughly 40% of all San Francisco eviction notices since 2012 involve no-fault evictions. These numbers reflect both the wave of Ellis Act and Owner Move-In evictions displacing longterm residents and increased attempts to get
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