Stories about Planning

Foreign Correspondent: Trump’s piracy on the high seas

After creating a crisis in relations with Iran, the US is now becoming a high-tech Blackbeard

Planning Commission supports Haney’s housing measure

Plan to raise fees on office developers gets unanimous vote -- but the Mayor's Office is still opposing it.

Haney seeks big increase in developer fees for housing

Planners and developers freaking out over proposal to make offices pay more of the cost of the housing impacts they create.

Behind the big money influencing City Hall

Corporate interests and developers spend $12 million on lobbying in just six months.

The real legacy of SF’s planning director

Displacement and gentrification -- while the Planning Department sought to 'accommodate growth.'

Will Breed make a real change at City Planning?

John Rahaim is stepping down, after 12 years of urban planning disaster. Who's next?

How do you cover the end of the world?

Up against governments and state media -- with a TV series and some amazing writers.

‘Exit Strategy’: Can they save a crumbling high school?

Actors Tre’Vonne Bell and Adam Niemann talk about Aurora Theatre's new production, which takes on the failing school system.

Massive new development would transform Dogpatch area

Lots of office space, hotel rooms, housing -- but how's it going to work without massive new investments in transit?

Uber, Lyft, and Amazon make SF’s environmental planning irrelevant

The whole idea of 'transit-oriented development' falls apart unless the city can analyze and regulate all these private vehicles that move people and goods around in the modern world.