The times they are a changin’ when it comes to San Francisco and Berkeley housing.
On June 13, San Francisco’s Mayor Lee signed HOME SF into law. The Katy Tang-sponsored measure will add 16,000 housing units in the next two Read More »
Filed under: Bay Area / California by Randy Shaw Comments Off on Rising Rents, Green Activism Spur Pro-Housing Movement
Today’s Planning Commission hearing on San Francisco’s new inclusionary housing rules starts weeks of battling over rival proposals. The real test comes at the May 8 Board of Supervisor’ Land Use hearing and the subsequent vote at the full Board. Read More »
Filed under: San Francisco News by Randy Shaw Comments Off on What’s Behind SF Housing Fight?
Supervisor David Chiu’s political power play to select an interim Board President in former rival David Campos’ absence proved to be much about nothing. Katy Tang won unanimous backing for the one-week position, but is not a top contender when Read More »
Filed under: San Francisco News by Randy Shaw Comments Off on Can SF Progressives Elect a Board President?