Stories about CEQA

Bad housing bill stalled — but it’s not dead yet

Governor still holding housing money hostage for a measure nobody except the big developers really likes

Why allowing more housing makes property more expensive

Loosen zoning restrictions and you get higher land values -- but there's another approach, and it's not really all that crazy

A real answer to the mayor’s (latest) bogus housing plan

Community groups figure out how to increase density and affordability -- without displacement

No CEQA review for Uber

City admits that the impact of all these new cars on the streets doesn't qualify as an environmental impact

Developers win with “smart growth” rule

New rules would make it harder to raise environmental challenges to projects that cause urban congestion

Why C.W. Nevius is wrong about the Google buses

The supes can, indeed, force changes to the shuttle program, and they almost certainly will

The Google bus program is in trouble

New political reality on the board means the days of giving everything away to the tech industry may be over (for now)

The attack on local zoning control

A sweeping regional-government plan promotes growth at all costs, and seeks to cut community input out of the picture

Supes oppose displacement — then approve displacement

After voting for a measure to give neighborhood preference in affordable housing, board votes for giant development that neighborhood opposes By Tim Redmond The Board of...

Mayor Lee’s delusion: He tells developers the city is doing great

Lots of talk of the business boom, just passing mention of the housing crisis as mayor delivers speech to real-estate industry breakfast By Tim Redmond SEPTEMBER...