Stories about City Planning
UC Berkeley scholars say market-rate infill housing can cause displacement and undermine the goal of reducing car use
... and why are housing prices so high? There's data on that, and it may surprise you
... plus permanent Google buses and a fight over the Ethics Commission
The Mission District and the SF of the future that planners are endorsing is not what San Franciscans want. Spirit matters
Plus how activists won the Compton's Historic District battle
... and why aren't progressive challenging the likes of David Chiu in primaries?
Planners still can't figure out what to do about a project that could disturb and old creaky PG&E gas line
New regional plan, adopted with little public input, pushes massive growth for San Francisco -- with no promise of money for transit or social equity
... another key vote on the Mission's future -- and what do we do about the jail?
The White House wants to overrule local zoning and inclusionary housing rules -- but won't give cities any money for affordable housing