City Giving Landlords Easy Ride

Critics of the Bureau of Building Inspection continue to argue its enforcement process, or lack thereof, gives landlords too much time and too few penalties when cited for building improvements.




Letter to the Editor Re: Prop. G

In 1994, Randy Shaw writes to the San Francisco Examiner Editor to clarify THC’s support of Prop G not being the result of personal bias against building inspectors, but of outrage at the BBI’s failure to uphold livable housing conditions for low-income residents.


Town Hall Meeting Set On Residential Hotels

In an attempt to make SF’s Residential hotels safer, a measure that would require over 300 hotels to install automatic sprinklers in their buildings is brought to SF’s Supervisors.