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Atlanta Falcons v San Francisco 49ers

Phil Matier: What’s Next For Candlestick?

So now that The 49ers’ faithful have already bid farewell to their beloved Candlestick park Monday night, the question is what happen next—and when?

12/24/2013

Artist rendering of the proposed San Francisco waterfront arena for the Golden State Warriors. (Snøhetta and AECOM)

The Warriors’ Waterfront War: Friends, Foes Taking Arena Fight To Voters

San Francisco voters rejection of the 8 Washington project last week has a lot of people wondering if the Warriors will face the same kind of opposition. It appears as though the war on the waterfront is just beginning.

11/10/2013

Photo Credit: California Travel and Tourism Commission

Proposed SF Condo High-Rise Could Cast Shadow On Union Square

The debate over plans to build a 47-story condominium tower on Mission Street downtown has spilled north of Market Street to Union Square, where opponents have raised concerns the building will cast too much shadow over the plaza.

05/24/2013

Transbay Transit Center Construction

SF Public Works Lets Kids Play With Big Machines To Entice Them Into The Trades

The San Francisco Department of Public Works threw open its doors Thursday to let school kids get their hands on big machinery, and just maybe consider a future in the building trades.

05/23/2013

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee, Oakland Mayor Jean Quan (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Phil Matier: A Mayoral Tale Of Two Cities

While low approval ratings plague Oakland Mayor Jean Quan, it doesn’t appear she’ll be going anywhere. Meanwhile, San Francisco’s Mayor Ed Lee is leading his city in a period of rapid expansion.

03/11/2013

lake tahoe

Federal Suit Claims New Regulations Will Harm Lake Tahoe

Conservationists at Lake Tahoe are suing over new regulatory changes they say will erode environmental protection of the mountain lake by allowing for construction of bigger buildings near the shore and failing to adequately monitor water quality.

02/12/2013

Fans party of boats in McCovey Cove prior to the San Francisco Giants hosting the Detroit Tigers during Game One of the Major League Baseball World Series at AT&T Park on October 24, 2012 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

KCBS In Depth: SF Giants Move Forward With Plans For New Waterfront Village

While the Golden State Warriors are on a full court press to build their new arena near the Bay Bridge; specifically, at Piers 30 – 32, the San Francisco Giants are quietly pursuing their own waterfront development plan.

12/03/2012

A California polling place

Berkeley Development Measure Ahead By One Vote

A ballot measure that would allow more flexibility in the development of large parcels of land in West Berkeley inched ahead by one vote in updated election results released late Thursday.

11/08/2012

Bridalveil Fall, Yosemite Valley

Developer Denied In Bid To Build New Yosemite Access Road

A federal appeals court has sided with environmentalists and ruled a California developer cannot build a new road into Yosemite National Park.

08/01/2012

Downtown San Jose

High-Rise Apartment Living On The Horizon In Downtown San Jose

Two developers agreed on Friday to build two high-rise apartment buildings in Downtown San Jose, where the demand for rental housing and desire for an urban lifestyle has grown.

07/21/2012

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