Stories about Open Space

Crashing the Super Bowl party

The Super Bowl is for the very rich, but the people who struggle to live here on the streets every day made a strong statement for the national media

Mayor’s housing plan: Developers get nice juicy benefit; city gets little or nothing

How the Affordable Housing Density Bonus gives away choice parcels to developers -- who won't actually provide that much affordable housing

The Agenda, Jan. 18-24: Police violence …

... electing our elected officials ... And why Willie Brown is so, so wrong about the protests at the Lee inauguration

The Agenda, Oct. 19-25: The city’s housing balance, an Uber crime report …

... a School Board member's role in a sleazy Ed Lee/Julie Christensen event, and why is SF still stuck with Comcast?  By Tim Redmond OCTOBER 19,...

A pricey palace, huge losses in risky investments, a busted bridge — and now the agency responsible wants more...

Behind the power grab by the Bay Area Metropolitan Transportation Commission

The Agenda, Sept. 21 – Sept 27: A big, odd, garbage battle at City Hall …

... Pits the Sierra Club and a giant landfill operator against our local  trash monopoly. Plus: An insane transportation fee goes to the supes,...

Fifth and Mission adds affordable housing — but nowhere near enough

Let's take a look at the numbers -- which show that even 33 percent on a big commercial project doesn't mitigate the damage By Tim...

Opinion: The Giants are playing a numbers game with affordable housing

The waterfront proposal doesn't do as much for housing as the team would like you to think By Peter Cohen and Fernando Martí MAY 12,2015 --...

At 16th and Mission, collective housing must go — but tech offices can stay?

Mission landlord wants to evict Station 40 -- but he's got a tech office in the same building, which is not zoned for office...

Flipcharts, planners — and the ongoing attack on blue-collar jobs in Soma

By Zelda Bronstein NOVEMBER 21, 2014 -- On Tuesday, November 18, from 6-8 pm, the San Francisco Planning Department held an open house on the...