05 Feb '13, 4pm

BREAKING: Supervisor John Avalos introduces resolution to divest San Francisco from fossil fuels:

Contact: Jamie Henn, [email protected] , 415-601-9337 Contact in Avalos' office: Jeremy Pollock, [email protected] , 415-554-7910 Supervisor John Avalos Introduces Resolution to Push San Francisco to Divest from Fossil Fuels San Francisco would be the 2nd city after Seattle to Join a Growing Movement to Divest from the Companies Driving the Climate Crisis SAN FRANCISCO -- This Tuesday, February 5, San Francisco District 11 Supervisor John Avalos will introduce a resolution urging the Retirement Board of the San Francisco Employee’s Retirement System (SFERS) to divest from the 200 corporations that hold the majority of the world’s fossil fuel reserves. (1) “San Francisco has aggressive goals to address climate change,” said Supervisor John Avalos. “It’s important that we apply these same values when we decide how to invest our funds, so we can limit our financial contrib...

Full article: http://350.org/en/media/feb5-SFdivestment

Tweets

Seattle and San Francisco consider divesting from fossil fuels

Seattle and San Francisco consider divesting fr...

grist.org 06 Feb '13, 1am

The divestment campaign that 350.org began in late 2012 has grown up so quickly! It seemed like just yesterday that Bill M...

@sanfranmag

@sanfranmag

modernluxury.com 13 Feb '13, 7pm

Flash Mob : A protester states his case against Wiener and his anti-nudity proposal in October.   “I was always the tall...

The 8 most badass moments from SF icon Cecil Williams's new memoir, Beyond the Possible. @GlideSF

The 8 most badass moments from SF icon Cecil Wi...

modernluxury.com 06 Feb '13, 4pm

Tweet Cecil Williams really did that? Nina Martin | Photo: Stephanie Rausser | February 6, 2013 Sure, he looks cuddly now....

Is it us, or do you kinda miss the bad old days of politicians calling each other drug addicts at City Hall?

Is it us, or do you kinda miss the bad old days...

modernluxury.com 06 Feb '13, 10pm

After David Chiu’s unanimous re-election as President of the Board of Supervisors , some City Hall observers have noticed ...

You know who woke up Monday wishing they hadn't made that stupid Superbowl bet? These guys. @sanfranmag

You know who woke up Monday wishing they hadn't...

modernluxury.com 06 Feb '13, 11pm

Fans across the globe gamble on major sporting events, especially the Super Bowl. Whether it be a $5 bet online, a triple-...

Looking forward to @GDISF Code and Coffee today...

meetup.com 17 Feb '13, 5pm

Want to learn how to code? Have a great idea? Don't be shy. Develop it. It can be intimidating for women to learn and ask ...

Idee #regalo per #SanValentino? Le #scarpe #rosse di @sergiorossi #ohmyshoes è diretto da @pporta

Idee #regalo per #SanValentino? Le #scarpe #ros...

ohmyshoes.it 06 Feb '13, 8am

Sergio Rossi lancia la sua proposta per San Valentino e ammettiamolo pure che ricevere un paio di scarpe per noi che ne si...

can

ace.mu.nu 06 Feb '13, 2pm

Warning of disease may seem like an over-the-top scare tactic, but research suggests there’s more than anecdote behind thi...

Bay Area: Style, meet function. Sr. Ruby on Rai...

bayarea.ebayclassifieds.com 04 Feb '13, 4pm

We’re looking for a Sr. Ruby on Rails Engineer to lead the refactor of our application. Here are a few of the challenges y...

The San Francisco 49ers rocking Air Jordans, Yeezys, Foams, and more at #Superbowl Media Day

The San Francisco 49ers rocking Air Jordans, Ye...

sneakernews.com 31 Jan '13, 7pm

Remember how we showed you earlier in the week how the San Francisco 49ers were fully outfitted in that just released Air ...

Why San Francisco can lead the way on resiliency planning

Why San Francisco can lead the way on resilienc...

greenbiz.com 29 Jan '13, 3pm

If climate predictions are correct, Silicon Valley - already below sea level and estimated by the Army Corps of Engineers ...

San Francisco is turning the Bay Bridge into a ...

grist.org 12 Feb '13, 7pm

Next month, San Francisco’s Bay Bridge is going to light up with 25,000 LEDs, in what FastCoExist calls “an endless series...

"Microsoft" and "Rails" on the same page. The w...

microsoft-careers.com 05 Feb '13, 8pm

Software Engineering: Development Location: San Francisco, CA, US Job ID: 811247-94155 Division: Microsoft Office Division...

Redesigned San Francisco Apartment Complex Will Use Three Types of Solar Energy

Redesigned San Francisco Apartment Complex Will...

renewableenergyworld.com 29 Jan '13, 7pm

The 3-story, 19,260 sq. ft. renovation project, located at 1731 15th St, will serve as a 50 one-bedroom student apartment ...