Guidance for SF Tenants Who Are Facing COVID-Related Eviction

2020-04-03T06:30:23+00:00Categories: All, COVID-19, News, Resources, Rights|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

EDIT 3/27/2020: most recent MOHCD guidance: https://drive.google.com/file/d/12L-T9vMr1WFv4lX6S9_V-vqasjbI91Gw/view?usp=sharing EDIT 3/27/2020: most recent Order from Mayor Breed: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1lfMZ5eG4ZuahamX0AcXjnZ8leeM9MLck/view?usp=sharing The below should be helpful for tenants and service providers. Moratorium on most all residential evictions On March 23, 2020, Mayor Breed ordered that no landlord may attempt to recover possession of a residential unit unless due to violence, [...]

COVID-19 Protections for Residential and Commercial Tenants

2020-04-03T06:30:30+00:00Categories: All, COVID-19, Merchants, News, Resources, Rights|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Risk for COVID-19 is not related in any way to any racial, ethnic, or cultural groups. The City of San Francisco will not tolerate any instances of xenophobia or racism. If you feel you are being discriminated against, please contact the Human Rights Commission by email at [email protected] Due to COVID-19, there are increasing [...]

Stay home except for essential needs

2020-04-03T06:30:35+00:00Categories: All, COVID-19, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

https://sf.gov/stay-home-except-essential-needs (Please visit the above link for the latest updates) ------------- On Monday March 16, San Francisco with Health Officers from the Bay Area announced a Public Health Order that requires residents to stay home except for essential needs. This starts on March 17. What to do The City issued a Public Health Order [...]

LPTLC/LPCBD Wins International Award

2020-04-03T06:31:12+00:00Categories: All, Media, Merchants, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 29, 2019 CONTACT: Christian Marin [email protected] 415.775.1180 San Francisco’s Own Lower Polk Community Benefit District Awarded Top International Honor for its Innovative and Effective Tenant Landlord Clinic (TLC) SAN FRANCISCO – Today, during the 65th Annual Conference and Tradeshow in Baltimore, MD, the International Downtown Association (IDA) recognized San Francisco’s own [...]

TLC – a unique clinic that works to stop homelessness

2020-04-03T06:32:07+00:00Categories: All, Eviction, Media, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Christian Martin Phone: 415-775-1185 Email: [email protected] UNIQUE CLINIC IN SAN FRANCISCO’S TENDERLOIN AREA SEEKS TO SUBSTANTIALLY REDUCE HOMELESSNESS - BY PREVENTING EVICTION Will Use Conflict Intervention To Resolve Problems That Cause Homelessness San Francisco, California, January 24, 2018 - The Lower Polk Community Benefit District, in association with the Bar [...]

San Francisco was the obvious choice for tech workers. Not anymore.

2020-04-03T06:32:39+00:00Categories: All, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

"Jeanna Barrett had spent the last 20 months in Seattle helping grow a location-based mobile app. In April 2011, Groupon acquired the startup, and it declined to keep her on staff. "Fine by her. "'I called my parents after I found out I didn’t have a job at Groupon and said, 'I'm moving to [...]

New legislation aims to halt gentrification in San Francisco enclaves

2020-04-03T06:32:52+00:00Categories: All, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

"The San Francisco Board of Supervisors introduced new legislation this week that would make it easier to establish specially protected cultural districts in the city. The bill’s sponsors hope it will help slow the tide of gentrification in traditional ethnic enclaves. "In an emailed statement Tuesday morning, District Nine’s Hillary Ronen (whose jurisdiction includes [...]