Kids in San Francisco honored for saving lives by dialing 911 [ABC7]

“At issue are two instances in which she failed to properly disclose accepting gifts of travel prior to getting on the plane.”
SF Ethics Probe of Ex-DA Kamala Harris Opened [Petrelis]

“Many posts are of vandalism, illegal dumping, businesses operating without a license and building violations like peeling paint.”
UP2CODE app enables citizens to report violations in SF [Golden Gate X-Press]

“On Oct. 3, 2012, ABC rejected the SFPD’s request for video surveillance at Bush Market at 820 Bush on a quiet residential block of Nob Hill, noting that state law requires such requests be supported by ‘substantial evidence’ that problems exist at the site that would be mitigated by the condition.”
ABC shows more concern about expanding police video surveillance than Mayor Lee [SFBG]

“So far, it appears that none of the mayor’s fundraising meetings, which took place from January 25 to March 4, resulted in his unnamed breakfast companions writing out actual donation checks.”
Checks from mayor’s mysterious breakfast companions mysteriously absent [SFBG]

“About $227 million of The City’s pension fund is invested with 14 banks accused by activists of wrongdoing during the subprime mortgage meltdown.”
Push to divest SF pension money from Wells Fargo fails [Ex] [Biz Times]

“The legislation approved Tuesday, which was introduced by board President David Chiu with Mayor Ed Lee, will require city departments to provide a list of all their data sets and then create a timeline for their release. “
San Francisco passes open data law to release more city information [Ex]

“The SF Bike Plan was held up for four years after a lawsuit was filed by Rob Anderson, forcing the city to do an extensive re-analysis that lead to no changes to the original plan. “
Bike/Ped Advocates Back Wiener’s Move to Curb Superfluous CEQA Appeals [Streetsblog]

“I will share details of the OCC and commission investigations as they become available.”
SFPD Chief Faces Complaints: $100K Gift From Mogul Conway [Petrelis]

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Eve Batey is the editor and publisher of the San Francisco Appeal. She used to be the San Francisco Chronicle's Deputy Managing Editor for Online, and started at the Chronicle as their blogging and interactive editor. Before that, she was a co-founding writer and the lead editor of SFist. She's been in the city since 1997, presently living in the Outer Sunset with her husband, cat, and dog. You can reach Eve at

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