Stories about Zoning

A bad Central Soma Plan is going to move forward …

... 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

The POA wants to lock more people up — and thinks its chosen candidates will, too

Political operative for police union says Trauss, Johnson will support position that "more people should go to jail."

The truth about ‘progressive’ housing policy

The "Nimby boomers" are not the ones who created the housing crisis.

The utter absurdity of the Central Soma Plan EIR

More traffic isn't an environmental impact. Displacement of existing residents isn't part of the discussion. No need to worry about earthquakes with buildings on landfill. Let's just create a new downtown in Soma

Big Tech, Real Estate money pours into D6 and D4

Ron Conway's favorite SuperPAC puts $150K into opposing Haney and Mar; why is a union that backs Mar putting big money into helping his opponent?

The Climate Change Agenda for the week

Plus: A critical vote on Soma's future and a conversation with Robert Kennedy Jr. -- that's what's happening this week

We know how to control housing costs

An urban economics and housing expert explains the truth about rent control

OPINION: Yes we cannabis — even in Chinatown

Why neighborhood carve-outs banning a legal product are a bad idea

Central Soma Plan shows the problem with large-scale EIRs

Decisions made in 2013 are determining the amount of housing the city can allow five years later, when the situation has radically changed.

Too many jobs, too little housing in Soma

Plus: Taxing Uber, Lyft -- and cannabis. That's The Agenda for July 16-22