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Tag: Sierra Club

Developer allies fail to take over Sierra Club

    DECEMBER 21, 2015 -- An effort by pro-development forces to take control of the San Francisco chapter of the Sierra Club failed miserably after local club members organized to...

The Agenda, Nov. 23-Nov. 30: The problem with affordable housing bonuses …

... and a couple of key elections that are still underway By Tim Redmond NOVEMBER 23, 2015 – There’s not a lot going on at City Hall this week; things tend...

OPINION: A perspective on Ethics reform

The nonprofit dispute over Prop. C By Larry Bush OCTOBER 30, 2015 -- Some nonprofits, and the newly revived Bay Guardian, are opposing Proposition C, which would change lobbying rules. Let...

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

  OCTOBER 11, 2015 -- It now looks as if the open power struggle between the Association of Bay Area Governments and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission will persist for at...

Pro-development group seeks to take over local Sierra Club

Move could change the politics of one  of SF's environmental stalwarts By Tim Redmond OCTOBER 6, 2015 -- A group that wants more market-rate housing development pretty much any cost is...

The Agenda, Oct. 5-12: The election starts now

Absentee ballots are on the way; we offer some help. Plus: VisionSF packs the house, your editor debates housing policy ... and will Ed Lee veto part of Eviction...

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, as does a chapter in...

Should the regional transportation agency be elected?

The power struggle between the Metropolitan Transportation Commission and the Association of Bay Area Governments got a lot more complicated over the past week. Since MTC voted in late June...

Secrecy rules in regional-planning power struggle

Critical funding, equity issues playing out with very little public input By Zelda Bronstein SEPTEMBER 1, 2015 -- Last week the power struggle between the Metropolitan Transportation Commission and the Association...

The Agenda, Aug. 31 to Sept. 7: Tech office creep in the Mission …

... another Wall on the Waterfront, and how, exactly, is the city going to roust all the homeless  for the Super Bowl? By Tim Redmond AUGUST 31, 2015 -- I am,...