Every day, the COVID-19 pandemic increases in ferocity. Brave healthcare workers are putting their own lives on the line, without even the simple security of a clean mask, to care for those who just a few days ago were healthy.

Millions of Americans have been laid off, and don’t know…


Together, we ran a hell of a campaign. And even though we lost, we left it all on the streets. I will always be so grateful to the over 1,000 individual donors; to the over 100 neighbors who opened their homes for house parties; and to all the volunteers who…


Our cops should have the best, most innovative tools to fight crime and keep our neighborhoods safe

Following a year in which San Francisco police fielded 54,659 reports of property crime — including 31,322 auto burglaries alone — and made arrests in fewer than 2% of cases, the department’s most significant strategy changes have come in the form of a public awareness campaign about not leaving valuables…


For too long the City has allowed mentally ill people experiencing homelessness to languish on our streets without the proper care. This is not humane or compassionate.

The other day I was walking near Lafayette Park when a man approached me screaming unprintable things. He passed me and I breathed a sigh of relief. …


SF must double down on the most successful programs that help opioid addicts get the life-saving treatment they need and eliminate the scourge of public drug use

There are an estimated 22,000 injection drug users in San Francisco, half of whom take heroin. The City does not have good data on how many of these people are also experiencing homelessness, but it’s believed to be in the thousands.¹

And because our City Government is not reacting with…


Because of bad decisions made at City Hall, thousands sleep on our streets every night. It doesn’t have to be that way. Nick is the only candidate with a real plan that will change the status quo on street homelessness.

San Francisco has the highest rate of street homelessness in the country — more than 4,300 people sleep unsheltered here every night.

But mass street homelessness is not an inevitable consequence of high housing prices, widening inequality, or de-institutionalizing the mentally ill. Cities like New York and Boston have aggressively…


We must demand more of our criminal justice system, from compiling and releasing better data to using modern technologies to fight crime

Last year, more than 31,000 auto burglaries were reported to the Police Department. Only 550 arrests were made, and one auto burglar went to trial. As a result, San Francisco had the highest property crime rate of any major U.S. city¹ in 2017. …


The City spends so much more than others in Bay Area for the same work, and that’s why our streets are a mess

Any frequent user of San Francisco’s streets knows the pains of the pothole. A voter I met at a house party joked that he doesn’t need to take his kid to the roller coasters at Six Flags anymore, he just needs to drive down Webster Street. …


We must act now to preserve what we love most about this special and unique place

San Francisco’s Northern Waterfront is one of our great natural assets and historic neighborhoods, and right now it’s under grave threat. If we want to preserve what we all love about this area, we must be proactive. …


If we are going to preserve what’s so special about this stretch of shoreline — its historic neighborhoods and natural beauty — we must join together to help them continue to thrive.

San Francisco’s Northern Waterfront is part of what makes our District 2 neighborhoods amazing. Up against the Bay, the bustle of urban life washes away and we are taken up by the natural majesty of this special place.

But right now, this roughly 3.5-mile stretch of shoreline from Fort Point…

Nick Josefowitz

I live with my wife and kids in San Francisco. I work to make our communities affordable, easy to get around, and free from carbon emissions.

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