Stories about Eastern Neighborhoods

Central Soma Plan shows the problem with large-scale EIRs

Decisions made in 2013 are determining the amount of housing the city can allow five years later, when the situation has radically changed.

OPINION: What went wrong June 5 — and what we can learn

The strategy of running two progressive candidates for mayor didn't work -- and the left needs to get better about vote-by-mail turnout

SF needs a mayor who will tax, spend, and regulate

With all the challenges facing the city, the next mayor has to be willing to challenge the corporate, growth, and tech agendas

SF planners blast Wiener housing bill that would upzone entire city

Even a pro-growth, pro-development department has to admit that Wiener's latest housing bill goes way too far (and does nothing for the affordable housing crisis)

Perhaps, a real mayoral debate

Plus: the problem with the new ethics legislation and affordable housing in the Mission. That's The Agenda for Feb. 11-18

The latest attack on homeless people …

... and condos vs. gentrification in the Mission: That's what's on The Agenda, Sept. 25 - Oct. 1

What the city’s new housing policy will mean

It's way better than the original plan. But community groups are still going to demand more from developers

The mayor’s latest housing plan won’t work

HOME SF is great for developers, but not for the rest of us

The Agenda, Feb. 13-19: Can Mayor Lee really deny funding to defend immigrants?

Plus a bogus appeal of an affordable housing project that pretty much every community group in the Mission supports

The Agenda, Jan 23-30: Trump and the media, SROs and Central SoMa

We look at the crucial issues and decisions of the week ahead