Tagged: SF City Hall

Though not in the Castro we couldn't start our pictorial coverage of all things Pride without a shot of City Hall all lit up in rainbow shades. Photo: Adam Britt 15

Castro Dist. 8 Legislative News Round Up

Supervisor Scott Wiener, who serves the Castro via his District 8 seat, has been busy, as always, with a variety of issues that directly affect or have ripple effects into the Castro. His office sends us press releases and updates and we thought readers might want to know the skinny...

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Meter Madness: SFMTA Announces Parking Price Changes

Starting tomorrow, August 28th, the City agency in charge of setting fees at all SF street parking meters, San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA), has announced a rate changing pilot program in large swathes of multiple neighborhoods. Good News: the Castro has been spared this round of rate hikes.  Bad...

Dist 2 Sup. Mark Ferrell and Dist. 8 Sup. Scott Wiener (Photo: BeyondChron) 9

Sup. Wiener’s Condo Conversion Plan Angers Many-City Hall Protest Monday

Castro’s Sup. Scott Wiener and Dist. 2 Sup, Mark Ferrell, have introduced legislation which, if passed, could allow owners to repeal rent control from thousands of landlord-occupied apartment buildings. Their plan will let Tenant in Common (TIC) buildings become condominiums automatically, bypassing the condo conversions lottery and tenant protections in the...