Mayor Ed Lee’s job approval ratings slip

By Phillip Matier and Andrew Ross : Chronicle Columnists – excerpt

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee appears to have lost a bit of the popularity that helped propel him to his election victory 10 months ago.
A new citywide poll has the mayor scoring a favorable job-approval rating with 49 percent of voters. But of those, only 9 percent give Lee “excellent” marks, while 40 percent call his performance “pretty good.”…
In some ways, he said, it’s to be expected that people may find Lee likable but blame him for their Muni bus being late or for the $68 parking ticket they just received… (more)