Stories about Land Use
Plus: Yee puts progressives in control of key committees.
42 people flew to Manhattan for a three-day event that had no real policy purpose -- and MTC is stonewalling on releasing the price tag.
Plenty of bills that will please developers and landlords; not so many for tenants and vulnerable communities.
The first assignments are not a sign of what the new board president is going to do.
What direction do the progressives want to take in the next two years?
Public money finances secret meetings of powerful group—to encourage the Growth Machine with no protections for tenants and no barriers against displacement, all in the name of solving the housing crisis.
Why is it a problem that a progressive woman is openly campaigning for the job?
Plus: The future of a municipal bank, Free City College forever .. and look at which public officials are supporting the Yimbys. That's The Agenda for Dec. 9-16
... and a compromise with the mayor allows some developers extra time to build -- at lower affordable housing levels. That's The Agenda for Nov. 11-17
Overall, a strong night for progressives -- and a challenge for Mayor Breed.