I have dedicated my entire career to serving San Francisco and all of its residents. [27], Following the death of Mayor Ed Lee on December 12, 2017, Breed became the city's Acting Mayor by virtue of her position as President of the Board of Supervisors. According to court documents released in 2015, Butler told an FBI source that he "pays Supervisor Breed with untraceable debit cards for clothing and trips in exchange for advantages on contracts in San Francisco." [190] This prompted Breed's then-Chief of Staff Conor Johnston to write a scathing article in the San Francisco Examiner accusing the local Sierra Club chapter of hypocrisy and "bewildering anti-environmentalism" for blocking new housing and engaging in "political tribalism. supervisor says Fire Department puts public safety at risk", "SF Fire Department seeking more money for paramedics", "Mayor Lee Proposes $47.3M Funding for SFFD, Emergency Services", "Who is Acting Mayor of San Francisco London Breed? As a native San Franciscan raised by my grandmother in Plaza East Public Housing in the Western Addition community, serving as Mayor is an incredible honor. San Francisco, CA, 94102 [149] She also cosponsored the 2016 legislation to create the city's Transportation Demand Management (TDM) Program, in which housing developers provide transit benefits to their residents such as transit passes, bike parking, and carpool programs. Today, my housing situation is like many living in San Francisco. "[48] The nomination had been made by the United Irish Societies, who had appointed him honorary marshal in the St. Patrick's Day parade. Riders preferred this design according to Muni's surveys,[119] and Muni incorporated it into their new train designs. [2][3][4], Born in San Francisco,[5] Breed was raised by her grandmother in Plaza East public housing in the Western Addition neighborhood of the city. [192] On March 2, Breed advised residents to "Prepare for possible disruption from an outbreak". In March 2019, Breed awarded a posthumous certificate of honor to Sinn Féin politician and former IRA member Martin McGuinness for his "courageous service in the military. A city measure aimed at helping small businesses that was approved by more than 60 percent of San Francisco voters during this month's elections could take effect earlier than Jan. 1, Mayor … [132] Breed also worked with Mayor Lee to add $48.1 million in funding in the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency Fiscal Year 2015-16 budget for "service increases, new capital investments, purchase of buses and trains, and bicycle and pedestrian safety enhancements. "[154] Breed and former Supervisor John Avalos wrote legislation to enact the Idaho Stop law, which passed the Board of Supervisors but was vetoed by Mayor Lee. (Bloomberg via Getty Images) The legislation is generating approximately $14 million annually in new funds for Muni and other transportation projects. She was elected to the Board of Supervisors in 2012 (taking office in January 2013), and elected its president in 2015. Mayor London Breed had her own French Laundry party - the night after Gavin Newsom's", "San Francisco Supervisor London Breed coming up with new plan to crack down on graffiti offenders", "6-figure fine means it's a new day for taggers in S.F. [152][153] A group of bicyclists protested the SFPD enforcement by completely stopping at all stop signs, a demonstration that "snarled traffic" and was "flanked by an army of TV cameras and amused onlookers. [112] The first Siemens train went into service in San Francisco in 2017. tries to fire contractor over gas leaks in Haight project", "Breed seeks answers for Haight gas leaks, sinkholes", "City and County of San Francisco - File #: 151110", "City and County of San Francisco - File #: 160225", "SF Bicycle Coalition Endorsements: Nov. 8, 2016 | San Francisco Bicycle Coalition", "June 2018 Mayoral Endorsement: #1 Mark Leno #2 Jane Kim #3 London Breed", "American Legal Publishing - Online Library", "San Francisco supervisors decry feet-dragging on CleanPowerSF rates", "Mayor Lee proposes gutting CleanPowerSF energy program", "Mayor, board president signal CleanPowerSF support", "City of San Francisco "Disclosures Regarding Renewable Energy" Initiative, Proposition G (November 2015) - Ballotpedia", "City of San Francisco Referred Measure Defining "Clean, Green and Renewable Energy," Proposition H (November 2015) - Ballotpedia", "Behind Props. I have dedicated my entire career to serving San Francisco and all of its residents. [117][118] Muni eventually agreed, testing the change on several trains. Gavin Newsom also attended a … In 2016, the city of San Francisco passed the strongest styrofoam ban in the country,[174] banning almost all sales and uses of styrofoam in San Francisco, including cups, egg cartons, coolers, and packing peanuts. Getty Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti (L) and former San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown visit during the U.S. Conference of Mayors’ 86th annual Winter Meeting at … San Francisco Mayor London Breed accepted criticism and expressed regret Thursday over attending a birthday party at the French Laundry last month as COVID-19 cases surged. [160], In her 2016 reelection campaign Breed earned the sole endorsement of the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition, which said: "Breed has consistently supported smart, data-driven traffic enforcement and helped to move important bike projects.”[161], Breed's best-known environmental work is likely her successful fight to launch the city's clean electrical energy program, CleanPowerSF,[162] a Community Choice Aggregation program in which San Francisco purchases renewable, greenhouse-gas-free electrical energy and makes it available to San Francisco ratepayers. Breed and other California politicians such as Governor Gavin Newsom and Mayor Sam Liccardo were criticized for not following the same public health guidelines they administered. "Housing insecurity isn’t just an abstract point of policy for me. Following five rounds of ranked-choice voting allocations, Breed won by over 12 points, marking the first time in San Francisco history that a challenger unseated a district supervisor. [113], As Supervisor, Breed focused much attention on the N Judah Muni train line, which runs through District 5 and is the busiest Muni line in the city. [175][176] The law made national[177][178][179] and international[180] news. including BART, Muni, and Caltrain. Issues Posthumous Certificate of Honor for Irish Politician with Ties to IRA", "US mayor's apology for McGuinness award 'not enough, "San Francisco Mayor London Breed endorses Mike Bloomberg for president", "SF Mayor London Breed Discloses She Once Dated Indicted Former Public Works Director Nuru", "SF corruption probe: Mayor Breed dated Nuru years ago, discloses 'gift' from him", "Another California politician caught dining at French Laundry", "S.F. [14] (The feat has occurred twice since, with Aaron Peskin unseating Supervisor Julie Christensen in 2015 to reclaim his District 3 seat,[15] and Rafael Mandelman beating Supervisor Jeff Sheehy in District 8 in June 2018. The mayor of the City and County of San Francisco is the head of the executive branch of the San Francisco city and county government. "[182], In 2015, the city of San Francisco passed legislation requiring drug manufacturers to fund a drug take-back program in San Francisco, enabling consumers to place unused medications in secure drop-off bins in pharmacies. ", "Mayor Lee and Board President London Breed Celebrate Opening of Willie B. 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[171] Breed and former Supervisor John Avalos wrote a competing measure, Proposition H, that would have required PG&E to disclose its use of nuclear power among other things. Brown certainly hasn’t gone … [11], Breed worked as an intern in the Office of Housing and Neighborhood Services for Mayor Willie Brown. [94] Breed joined Supervisor Ahsha Safai in supporting the 2018 "Housing for All" ballot measure, Proposition D, to increase the city's tax on commercial rents to "raise about $100 million a year to pay for 10,000 low- and middle-income housing units and shelter accommodations for the city’s homeless population over the next decade. Board of Supervisors", "SF supervisors elect Katy Tang as interim president", "Ex-Calif. State Sen. Leland Yee, gun control champion, heading to prison for weapons trafficking", "Public officials named in new findings from FBI probe of 'Shrimp Boy' Chow", "London Breed Formally Announces Re-Election Campaign For D5 Supervisor | Hoodline", "RCV Results Summary Report for Board of Supervisors, District 5", "SFByTheNumbers: A Tale of Two Incumbents", "Breed re-elected as SF's Board of Supervisors president", "Rules dictate how SF's next mayor may be chosen and how long they may serve", "Political Uproar as Mark Farrell Replaces London Breed as S.F. [122][123] The lack of cell service has been a long-standing complaint by riders. [186][187][188] The program has collected well over 20 tons of medications. London Nicole Breed (born August 11, 1974) is an American politician from California who is the 45th mayor of the City and County of San Francisco. [33], Breed ran in the mayoral special election held on June 5. [130], In 2015, Breed coauthored legislation to create San Francisco's Transportation Sustainability Fee (TSF),[131] requiring residential developers to pay a fee toward transportation improvements. She also has worked to expand mental health and substance abuse recovery beds. [36] On June 13, with 9,000 ballots left to count, Leno conceded defeat and congratulated Breed on her victory. [58], The San Francisco Fire Department's response times to emergency medical calls spiked dramatically in 2014, with ambulances often unavailable to respond. Mayor", "London Breed's sudden, short term as SF's acting mayor", "Left bounced Breed for Conway ties. Office of the Mayor; City Hall, Room 200, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, San Francisco, CA 94102; 415-554-6141; Contact the Mayor [136][137] Breed argued that delays at the SFMTA mean "our money grew less valuable and our transportation projects more delayed. San Francisco's mayor, after warning others not to gather, dined with people outside her household at the Napa Valley restaurant. [7][8], Breed graduated with honors from Galileo High School. London Breed, mayor of San Francisco, speaks during the Players Technology Summit in San Francisco, California, U.S., on Thursday, June 27, 2019. San Francisco Mayor London Breed reportedly dined at a pricey Napa Valley restaurant just three days before banning indoor dining in her own … When I was in college, we were told our home was being torn down...I have seen generations of my family, friends, and classmates leave San Francisco. [9] She earned a bachelor's degree in political science-public service[9] from the University of California, Davis in 1997[10] and a master's degree in public administration from the University of San Francisco in 2012. [25][26], Breed was unanimously reelected to another two-year term as Board President on January 9, 2017. San Francisco Mayor London Breed was reportedly spotted dining at the French Laundry just a day after California Gov Gavin Newsom's infamous dinner party.. She defeated supervisor David Campos, who was also nominated for the position. 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[7] In 2002, she became the executive director of the African American Art & Culture Complex,[12] where she raised over $2.5 million to renovate the complex's 34,000 square foot space, including an art gallery, theater space, and a recording studio. [71], Also in 2015, Breed led the effort to stop a proposed $380 million new jail for San Francisco, saying: “I’ve seen way too many people from my community, friends, even family members, end up on the wrong side of these iron bars,” and calling the jail proposal “a return to an era of mass incarceration, an era San Francisco is trying to leave behind.” She created a working group to develop an alternative to the jail proposal including "new mental health facilities and current jail retrofits needed to uphold public safety and better serve at-risk individuals. [155] Breed also passed legislation in 2015 banning certain obstructions to bike lanes and removing parking minimums in new buildings. Housing Complex", "HUD to rethink veto of SF's preference housing law", "Federal Officials Approve Preferences at New Senior Housing Complex in S.F. [127] It passed with 61% support[128] and now provides approximately $25 million per year for transit, bike, and pedestrian improvements. [120], Breed worked with the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency and Bay Area Rapid Transit and carried the legislation[121] to add cellular service for riders on Muni's underground trains. [165], Under the city's charter, the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission had ultimate authority to approve or reject the program. "[80], As Supervisor in 2014 Breed secured $2 million to renovate unused public housing units for formerly homeless families. [16]), Breed was inaugurated as District 5 supervisor on January 8, 2013, with then-California Attorney General Kamala Harris administering the oath of office. Breed is the first African-American woman, second African-American after Willie Brown, and second woman after Dianne Feinstein to be elected mayor of San Francisco. Mayor of San Francisco London Breed speaking with attendees at the 2019 California Democratic Party State Convention at the George R. Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco, June 1, 2019. [101] She committed to Mayor Lee's goal of building at least 5,000 new units of housing each year. Image … [124], Breed cosponsored 2014's Proposition A, a $500 million bond to fund street repaving, infrastructure repair, transit service improvements, and increased bicycle and pedestrian safety. ", "City and County of San Francisco - File #: 141045", "S.F. [110] Built by Siemens in Sacramento,[111] the new trains are lighter and quieter than the ones they replace and project to run almost 12 times longer before needing major repair. supes weigh expanding safe drug disposal program", "Creating safe medicine disposal options", "San Francisco may require drug companies to dispose of unwanted drugs", "That Flushing Sound: San Francisco Moves Closer to a Take-Back Program", "Keeping Drugs Out of Our Waterways: Safe Drug Disposal Program", "SF Sierra Club puts politics over the planet", "San Francisco Declares Emergency Over 'Growing Likelihood' Of Coronavirus Cases", "Tweets show SF and NYC mayors' drastically different approaches to outbreak", "Resurfaced Tweets Show New York and San Francisco Mayors' Strikingly Different Coronavirus Messages on Same Day One Month Ago", San Francisco Government Buildings Keep Gyms Open, Crush Private Gym Owners, SF Gym Owners Call Out City For Allowing City-Worker Gyms to Open When They Can't, "San Francisco mayor says city's PPE orders have been diverted, confiscated: It 'blows my mind, cities with populations exceeding 100,000, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=London_Breed&oldid=992269381, San Francisco Board of Supervisors members, African-American city council members in California, Articles with dead external links from March 2020, Articles with permanently dead external links, Short description is different from Wikidata, Official website different in Wikidata and Wikipedia, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 4 December 2020, at 11:44. working to double beds at crucial homeless facility", "SF mayor, supes differ on use of city's $181 million windfall: Let wrangling begin", "San Francisco Mayor Seeks More Homeless Housing Through Conservatorship Law", "San Francisco honor for late Irish leader and IRA member causes international uproar", "S.F. It passed with 80% support.[173]. The 260 new light rail vehicles are slated to replace Muni's aging fleet of Breda trains, add 24 trains for the new Central Subway, and provide 85 more trains for added service throughout the system. And once a week, we took Grandma's pushcart to the community room to collect government-issued groceries. [195][196], On April 24, 2020, Breed reported that her city’s orders for PPE had been diverted to other cities and countries. [145][146], Breed cosponsored the 2014 legislation to implement Vision Zero, a plan to eliminate all traffic fatalities via improved engineering, education, and enforcement. As president of the Board, Breed, according to the city charter, became the acting mayor of San Francisco following the death of Mayor Ed Lee. The officeholder has the duty to enforce city laws, and the power to either approve or veto bills passed by the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, the legislative branch. [185] It passed unanimously on March 17, 2015, making San Francisco only the third county in the nation to launch such a program. Gavin Newsom's appearance at … [17] On January 8, 2015, Breed was elected President of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors first by a vote of 8 to 3 and then unanimously. [150][151], When the SFPD began ticketing bicyclists for not completely stopping at stop signs in 2015, Breed became the first elected official in San Francisco to support the “Idaho Stop” law, which allows bicyclists to yield at stop signs instead coming to a complete stop. I’ve lived it. I’m still paying off my student loans. To easily turn ON JavaScript you can follow the instructions provided on the following websites: Enable JavaScript and WikiHow. [50], On January 23, 2020, Breed endorsed Mike Bloomberg for president in the 2020 Democratic Party presidential primaries. [157] Breed had work on the project stopped and called a hearing at the Board of Supervisors about the matter. It turns out San Francisco Mayor London Breed dined at the French Laundry the night after Newsom’s infamous, ill-advised, mid-pandemic soiree at the three-star Michelin restaurant in Yountville. San Francisco Mayor London Breed attended a birthday dinner at the French Laundry, a classy Napa Valley restaurant, a day after Gov. Supervisor Breed's plan: Put homeless in public housing", "City and County of San Francisco - File #: 150622", "Feds To Allow Preferences For Low-Income Applicants In S.F. Muni initially refused to test the idea, so the Supervisors called a public hearing. [97], In 2017, Breed coauthored legislation to provide civil counsel for tenants facing eviction, reducing the chances of vulnerable tenants unfairly losing their homes. I am committed to ensuring we improve and expand public transit and bike infrastructure, pave our streets, reduce congestion, and improve safety. [114] She worked with Muni to launch a morning commute shuttle train, serving the most crowded stops from Cole Valley to Downtown. Another for her constituents. Provides timely information on City Department strategies and the efficiency and effectiveness of San Francisco government. Breed won the San Francisco mayoral special election held on June 5, 2018. The San Francisco Chronicle said: "The award for most creative campaign ad goes to Board of Supervisors President London Breed..[It] is akin to an ingenious high school video production. Supervisors Hillary Ronen and Matt Haney have criticized Breed's actions, saying that according to the city's ethics laws it is illegal for a supervisor to accept gifts from a subordinate. Its ultimate goal is to achieve 100% clean electrical energy in the city. London Nicole Breed (born August 11, 1974) is an American politician from California who is the 45th mayor of the City and County of San Francisco. This website offers functionality that requires JavaScript. San Francisco Mayor Hypocrite On Virus Regulations One rule for her. My administration will focus on protecting and expanding rent-controlled housing, and creating more housing, including affordable housing all across this great City. [193][194] Under the aforementioned state of emergency decree, private gyms were required to shut down, but the city government petitioned Cal/OSHA for a waiver to allow various government employees to continue to use gyms in city-owned facilities, which were allowed to continue to operate. (Photo: Gage Skidmore) "[163], When Breed took office in 2013 CleanPowerSF had, according to the San Francisco League of Conservation Voters, "languished for 12 years" in the face of opposition from multiple mayoral administrations, the city's utility provider PG&E, and other business interests. The top issues she identified in her announcement were building and protecting affordable housing, increasing public safety, improving environmental health, and modernizing public transportation. "[133] Also in 2015, she helped approve and secure funding for the Van Ness Bus Rapid Transit project, which is making infrastructure repairs and safety improvements to the Van Ness corridor and is projected to cut transit travel times by up to 32%. San Francisco residents, workers and visitors should brace for more severe COVID-19 rules, Mayor London Breed said Tuesday. [81], In 2015, Breed helped pass "neighborhood preference" legislation to prioritize neighborhood residents for the affordable homes built in their community. [51], Following the FBI's arrest of San Francisco Department of Public Works director Mohammad Nuru on corruption charges, Breed published an article on Medium on February 14, 2020, acknowledging a longtime friendship and a brief relationship with Nuru. 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