Reelect Eric Mar for Supervisor 2012

  • CA


San Francisco
United States

About Us

Over the last three and a half years, Supervisor Eric Mar has always put the needs of the Richmond community first. He has led the effort to improve conditions for the Richmond’s families and diverse residents.

Some of Supervisor Eric Mar’s accomplishments from his first term are highlighted here:

Creating Jobs & Empowering Local Small Businesses

  • Passed extensive legislation to revitalize local small business corridors
  • Led the effort to support the Clean Energy Workforce Training Program
  • Supported the Local Hire Ordinance to protect and increase local jobs

Protecting & Increasing Access to Affordable Housing

  • Stopped owner-move-in evictions of households with a child under the age of 18
  • Created a rental subsidy program for San Francisco’s low-income families
  • Increased affordable housing for seniors

Supporting Children, Youth & Families

  • Protected critical social service programs from budget cuts each year
  • Championed the Safe Route to Schools program to increase pedestrian safety measures around our schools
  • Facilitated collaboration between the city and San Francisco Unified School District to share facilities

Creating Healthier & More Sustainable Communities

  • Expanded access to healthy food options for families in diverse neighborhoods
  • Expanded the prohibition of smoking in public places
  • Worked in partnership with a solar energy company to build the largest solar project in California and increased incentives to low-income households and non-profits to use solar energy