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A union that represents several thousand city of Oakland employees filed a lawsuit Tuesday that accuses city leaders of violating the city's charter.
Commercial advertisements of cannabis products, services or businesses will no longer be allowed on SFMTA property.
San Francisco is banning the sale of upholstered furniture and children’s products that contain flame retardant chemicals.
Autonomous delivery robots now have a chance to use some of San Francisco’s sidewalks under a new revised proposed ordinance.
A plan to fine Dolores Park litters has morphed into a ban on glass beverage containers at all San Francisco public parks.
Legislation restricting the sale of all flavored tobacco including menthol cigarettes was approved unanimously by the San Francisco Board of Supervisors.
BART is looking to rework its seat hog rules, designed to discourage riders from hogging more than one seat during rush hour.
Sugar-sweetened beverages will no longer be included in kids' meals at Santa Clara County restaurants.
Campbell residents voted Tuesday to continue a ban on medical marijuana dispensaries and to impose a tax on marijuana-related businesses.
A federal appeals court in San Francisco declined Thursday to reinstate President Donald Trump's ban on travel from seven predominantly Muslim countries.
The Marin County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to ban non-medical marijuana business activities in the unincorporated areas of the county.
Upwards of 10,000 people rallied Saturday afternoon in San Francisco to protest President Donald Trump's plan to build a border wall with Mexico.
An urgency ordinance passed Tuesday by the San Jose City Council will prohibit recreational marijuana use ahead of the Nov. 8 election.
Styrofoam could soon become prohibited in San Francisco, according to legislation introduced Tuesday by President of the Board of Supervisors, London Breed.
A health advisory for Dungeness and rock crab has been lifted for the Santa Barbara County coast and most of the San Luis Obispo County.
The Pleasanton City Council approved an ordinance Monday night to ban all smoking in city parks and on city trails.
All sugar-sweetened beverages will be removed from San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center, health officials announced Friday, just days after the San Francisco Board of Supervisors unanimously voted to ban advertisements and sales of such products on public property.…
The San Francisco Board of Supervisors approved a ban today on smokeless tobacco use at sports fields.
Supervisors Malia Cohen, Eric Mar and Scott Wiener introduced three-pronged legislation to counteract health problems caused by sugary drinks.
A ban by the city of Sunnyvale on high-capacity gun magazines was left in place by a federal appeals court.
The Alameda County Board of Supervisors has voted unanimously to ban skateboarding on all county property.
Both California and San Francisco lawmakers have introduced legislation that could keep chewing tobacco out of baseball parks, including the San Francisco Giants’ AT&T Park.
State Assemblyman Tony Thurmond, D-Richmond, introduced legislation Tuesday that would prohibit the use of smokeless…
The Berkeley City Council voted to impose a one-year moratorium on the use of drones by the city's Police Department.
A third consecutive Winter Spare the Air alert has been issued for Sunday, Bay Area Air Quality Management District officials announced today.
Areas of unincorporated Santa Clara County will become the first jurisdiction in the western United States to ban the sale of flavored tobacco.
Marin County's Board of Supervisors approved an ordinance Tuesday banning the sale of tobacco products in pharmacies in the unincorporated area of the county.
Medical marijuana proponents today are expressing extreme disappointment with the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors' decision Tuesday to ban dispensaries in unincorporated parts of the county.
San Francisco's ongoing war against plastic cleared a key hurdle Monday.
Following numerous complaints from residents, legislation has been introduced to ban any new bars on Polk Street.
Sorry San Francisco nudists, the Board of Supervisors has passed a law banning public nudity except during special events.
Following in the footsteps of San Francisco and San Jose, Millbrae and Alameda County are both banning plastic single-use bags.