Stories about Scott Wiener
... plus big city contracts that never got the proper oversight, smoking weed in public -- and Scott Wiener's plan to further gentrify San Francisco. That's The Agenda for March 11-17
The 'grand bargain' for Bay Area housing is a sham -- the developers get what they want, vulnerable communities get nothing. And homelessness continues to increase.
Higher density leads to higher prices, not more affordability, a review of an upzoning experiment in Chicago shows.
Plus: Planning wants to give developers a bonus—and ignore the roots of the housing crisis. This week's Agenda.
Plus: Newsom's got the housing crisis all wrong -- and SF negotiates with PG&E over CLeanPowerSF. That's The Agenda for Jan 21-28.
Dramatic discussion on the housing crisis -- and then business as usual.
The state has allowed PG&E to socialize risk and privatize profit. That might not be an option any more.
Chiu and Wiener slate wins with candidates who do not represent a winning strategy for 2020.
Plenty of bills that will please developers and landlords; not so many for tenants and vulnerable communities.
... and a pricey inauguration for a governor who has no apparent concept of the problem of economic inequality. That's The Agenda for Jan. 7-13.