Mobile Shower Bus Expands To San Francisco Tenderloin Site Slated For DevelopmentA nonprofit that provides mobile shower and restroom facilities to the homeless is teaming up with a property developer to bring services to a busy corner of the Tenderloin.
New Push To Develop Contaminated Properties Along Bay Area ShorelinesThe Bay Area is home to some prime real estate along miles of shoreline, and there is a new push to develop land despite potential environmental problems due to contamination.
Despite Public Outcry, California's Coastal Commission Votes To Oust Chief ExecutiveThe powerful agency that manages development on California's fabled coastline has voted to oust its top executive.
Save The Bay Co-Founder Sylvia McLaughlin DiesSan Francisco Bay has lost one of its staunchest defenders with the death Tuesday of Sylvia McLaughlin, co-founder of the non-profit Save The Bay Foundation.
UC Berkeley Receives Funding To Boost Early Earthquake Warning System DevelopmentThe U.S. Geological Survey has awarded $4 million to four universities in the Pacific Northwest and California to boost the development of earthquake early warning systems.
Statewide Victory For Affordable Housing With California Supreme Court RulingThe California Supreme Court has ruled that cities have broad authority to require builders to include a certain percentage of affordable housing in new projects.
San Francisco Too Expensive For McDonald's?McDonald’s famous golden arches are vanishing from San Francisco, and real estate prices could be the culprit.
Developers Aim For Affordable Housing, New Community At Alameda PointA new development plan is taking shape at Alameda Point that will bring affordable housing to the area.
Tearing Down I-280 Freeway In SF Could Be 'Game Changer' For Commuters, Real EstateKCBS, KPIX and Chronicle Insider Phil Matier reports San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee is shopping plans to tear down a portion of Interstate 280 near Mission Bay to make room for more development.
San Francisco Giants' Modified Mission Rock Plans Include Shorter Buildings, Affordable HousingThe San Francisco Giants have modified plans for a mixed-use development near AT&T park to include shorter buildings and more affordable housing.
George Lucas Planning Payback With Massive Affordable Housing Project On His Marin County LandAfter George Lucas ran into a buzzsaw of opposition from his wealthy Marin County neighbors when he tried to expand his Skywalker Ranch studio, the filmmaker might be getting some payback with plans for one of the largest affordable housing projects in the Bay Area.
Oakland Hotel Room Shortage Could Lead To Construction BoomThere’s a shortage of hotel rooms in Oakland, but that could change if developers get approval for a number of construction projects.