Safer alternatives to rat poisons

A resolution of the city of Foster City is urging the Foster City Community not to buy and sell rat and mouse poisons…

Litterati’s campaign to clean up the planet

Litterati, the project by Oakland-based serial entrepreneur Jeff Kirschner that encourages people to photograph, upload, and tag litter…

SFPUC votes no on a CleanPowerSF’s program

San Francisco Public Utilities commission votes no on CleanPowerSF’s not-to-exceed rate today that means the CleanPowerSF program has no further move by now…

Free app StreetLightsSF to improve streetlight repairs

The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC) has recently unveiled a new smart phone application that allows cell phone users to report…

SFMTA unveils new biodiesel-electric hybrid buses

SFMTA unveils new biodiesel-electric hybird buses to improve transit service and the overall customer experience…

Garbage charge options for SF residents

SF recology offers discount for its clients through the Pay Per Setout service. The program allows customers to decide…

CA extends HOV stickers for greener vehicles

HOV stickers

California Senate Committee on Transportation approved a legislation that extends the “Green Sticker” program, allowing the latest generation of low-emission vehicles…

National Fix-a-Leak Week

More than 1 trillion gallons of water are wasted in U.S. homes each year from leaks that are easy to fix…

Confusion around California’s shark fin ban

California’s shark fin ban has caused confusion among restaurants which are still selling shark fin soup…

Reusable bag ordinance goes to vote in Redwood City

Shoppers may soon be forced to carry a reusable bag or cough up a dime to pay for a single-use paper bag when they shop in Redwood City…