Statements

Letter to Director McSpadden Regarding the Acquisition of Permanent Supportive Housing in District 5

Letter to Director McSpadden Regarding the Acquisition of Permanent Supportive Housing in District 5

September 9, 2021

Budget and Finance Committee - Prop I Budget Supplemental

February 24, 2021

Japantown Historic Landmark

Ordinance calling for the designation of the Japanese YWCA/Issei Women's Building as an Historic Landmark

January 26, 2021

Update on Japantown Cherry Blossom Tree Resolution

An update on the resolution condemning the vandalization of the Cherry Blossom Trees in Japantown.

January 26, 2021

IN THE NEWS

Social Housing May Be A Fix For San Francisco’s Housing Affordability Crisis

Supervisor Preston says the voters in San Francisco made Social Housing a reality in November by passing Proposition I.

Mar 5, 2021

CBS SF Bay Area

Legislation to stop abuse in S.F. permitting process on track for approval

The Board of Supervisors will vote on a measure to track permit code violators.

Mar 1, 2021

San Francisco Business Times

Supervisor Preston wants free Muni for duration of pandemic

Advocates say SFMTA should use federal relief funds to cover lost farebox revenue

Feb 28, 2021

SF Examiner

SF Poised to Work on Blueprint for Creating a Public Bank

After state legislation paved the way for public banks in 2019, Supervisor Dean Preston has authored a bill that would create a working group to figure out how to create a public bank in San Francisco.

Feb 15, 2021

SF Public Press

Preston calls on city to explore public bikeshare program

Current system, owned by Lyft, limits city control over equity and pricing

Feb 2, 2021

SF Examiner

Supe proposes working group to develop business plan for SF public bank

Plans to create a publicly owned bank in San Francisco gained momentum on Tuesday after Supervisor Dean Preston proposed legislation to create a working group to develop a business plan.

Jan 26, 2021

SF Examiner