The Oakland City Council will try again Tuesday to approve the sale of a city-owned parcel of land near Lake Merritt for a new high-rise apartment complex.
Construction of the Bay Area’s newest skyscrapers has been hampered by delays costing millions of dollars. The delays are being blamed on a huge shortage of glass.
Office workers, pedestrians and drivers witnessed a nail-biting drama high above the ground at 11th and Broadway in Oakland, Thursday, when a couple of window-washers became stranded on a platform hundreds of feet in the air.
A body was found in an apartment unit at a high-rise building near the San Francisco Golf Club Friday morning after a fire broke out in a cluttered apartment.
A proposal to build two residential towers on the Oakland waterfront at Jack London Square is drawing the ire of some Oakland residents.
Tenants are on their wits’ end in a San Francisco high-rise after the buildings only elevator broke more than five weeks ago.
Police have shut down the 200 block of Battery Street Thursday afternoon due to a glass window that is about to fall from a building, authorities said.
Two workers who fell Thursday from scaffolding at a skyscraper under construction in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood are expected to survive their injuries, a senior vice president with the project’s construction company said Friday.
Two construction workers fell more than 30 feet and were extricated from beneath the scaffolding.
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.