Planning Commission

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.
Target Backs Off Plan To Put Store On Polk Street In San FranciscoTarget is backing off its plan to put a store on Polk Street in San Francisco, and residents are cheering.
Planning Commission Recommends a 120 Night Per Year Hosting Cap On SF Airbnb RentalsSan Francisco's Planning Commission has recommended putting a cap on hosting short-term housing rentals to 120 nights a year in an amendment proposed by Mayor Ed Lee and Supervisor Mark Farrell.
Sonoma City Council Worried Rental Sites Like Airbnb Would Ruin Town’s Character; Votes Them DownSonoma's City Council has blocked a plan to allow residents to rent out rooms in their homes on sites like Airbnb and VRBO.
Lawsuit Blocking Turf Fields At San Francisco Beach Chalet DismissedA San Francisco Superior Court judge Tuesday dismissed a lawsuit filed by a parent and environmental group that opposed plans to convert the city's Beach Chalet athletic fields from grass to artificial turf.
BART Official Says eBART Rail Project Set To Open In 2016A Bay Area Rapid Transit official said the eBART project linking Eastern Contra Costa County with BART is on time and on budget.
Islamic Center Gets Green Light from Planning Commissioners in San MartinRejecting a staff recommendation for a continuance, Santa Clara County planning commissioners have voted to approve an Islamic center project in San Martin.
SF Considers Artificial Turf For Beach Chalet Athletic Fields A proposal to replace the Beach Chalet grass fields in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park with synthetic turf and lighting is being considered Thursday evening at a joint hearing of the city’s Planning and Recreation and Park commissions.
San Francisco Planners Approve Treasure Island DevelopmentSupporters say developing these 400 acres in the middle of San Francisco Bay is a unique opportunity.