Stories about City Planning
'Indefensible' appointment puts private-sector housing ally in key position as city faces massive displacement issues.
Peskin wants to crack down on developers building housing that's actually long-term hotel rooms.
2019 numbers show plenty of $5,000-a-month apartments and multimillion-dollar penthouses -- but only about 5 percent of the affordable housing the city needs.
Plus: A settlement with the city's worst planning scofflaw -- and what is a sustainable neighborhood? That's The Agenda for Jan. 5 to Jan 12.
Legal settlement with Academy of Art University will have just one public hearing, and there's no way to appeal the EIR.
Activists demand a dramatic change in the direction of planning policy; will the mayor respond?
Mayor uses sleazy 'poison pill' tactic to undermine affordable housing and mental-health care.
Plus: A developer lawyer on the commission? And Sups. Haney and Ronen to grill DPH on mental-health beds. That's The Agenda for Oct. 14-20
Planners and developers freaking out over proposal to make offices pay more of the cost of the housing impacts they create.
Displacement and gentrification -- while the Planning Department sought to 'accommodate growth.'