The No New SF Jail Coalition is a coalition of organizations, residents, and community members joining together to fight the construction of a new jail in San Francisco’s SOMA neighborhood.
For more information or to get involved, give us a call at 510-435-1176 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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San Francisco wants to spend $247 million to build a new maximum security jail. Please join us in signing this Open Letter to the San Francisco Board of Supervisors: We Can’t Afford a New County Jail!
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Members of United Educators of San Francisco (UESF) have put together a resolution to have the Union formally oppose the San Francisco Jail Replacement Project. If you aren’t a member of UESF but know someone who is click here to send them the resolution!
No new jail after S.F. supervisors refuse to allocate funds, SF Gate, 12/16/2015
San Francisco Says No to New Prison After Two Year Struggle, TelesurTV, 12/16/2015
Board of Supervisors Poised to Reject New Jail, SF Weekly, 12/15/2015
Supervisors Unanimously Reject New SoMa Jail Proposal, Hoodline, 12/15/2015
San Francisco: Supervisors vote against using state funds to build a new jail, San Jose Mercury News, 12/15/2015
SF supes unanimously turn down plan to build new jail, SF Examiner, 12/15/2015
San Francisco Supervisors Turn Down $80M Grant For New Jail, CBS Bay Area, 12/15/2015
San Francisco supervisors vote not to accept state funds to build new jail, KRON 4, 12/15/2015
SF supervisors unanimously reject proposal for new $240 million jail, KTVU, 12/15/2015
In S.F. jail debate, both sides point to humane treatment, SF Chronicle, 12/14/2015
All eyes on San Francisco Dec. 15: Tell Supervisors to vote for NO NEW JAIL, San Francisco Bayview, 12/13/2015
New Jail Could Be Approved Days Before It’s Rendered Unnecessary, SF Weekly, 12/2/15
Protesters turn out at hearing for proposed SF jail, force committee to go into recess, SF Examiner, 12/2/15
Protesters Take Over Budget Committee Vote on New Jail, SF Weekly, 12/2/15
The time is now to stop the SF Jail, SF Bay View, 12/1/2015
S.F. supervisors need to press for answers on jail plan, SF Chronicle, 12/1/15
Opponents of new jail want housing, SF Examiner, 11/17/15
San Francisco should fund effective programs, not a new jail, SF Chronicle, 7/20/15
Plan for new S.F. jail facing resistance, SF Chronicle, 7/15/15
Californians gaining momentum against prison and jail expansion, SF Bay View 6/3/14
San Francisco Jails Half Empty: Sheriff, NBC 5/15/14
人權組織 盼參與加州減囚政策, World Journal 2/20/14
SF Sheriff Doesn’t Want New Jail in San Bruno, San Bruno Patch 1/24/14
Smaller new jail might meet SF’s needs, report finds, SF Examiner 1/24/14
Activists Challenge Plans for New SF Jail, Beyond Chron 1/24/14
Editorial: S.F. needs to go back to drawing board for right-size jail, SF Chronicle 1/23/14
Up Front Debate on SF Jail, KPFA 1/23/14
Supes approve funding request for jail construction, SF Bay Guardian 10/22/13
Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi Asks for Money to Build a Brand New Jail, SF Weekly 10/22/13
New thinking needed on San Francisco jail, SF Chronicle 10/21/13
Opponents decry proposal to build new San Francisco County Jail facility, SF Examiner 10/15/13
Editorial: San Francisco does not need costly new jail, San Francisco Chronicle 9/3/13
Need to replace S.F. County Jail questioned, San Francisco Chronicle 8/16/13
CURB Press Releases
October 2013: San Francisco Residents Continue to Fight Proposed Jail
August 2013: San Francisco Leaders Rally to Stop Proposed Jail