The Walgreens at 1979 Mission Street next to the 16th Street Mission BART plaza in the Mission District on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018. A proposed building development that would overlook the plaza has been mired in controversy since its introduction in 2013. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Dueling groups stage separate rallies on controversial Mission housing project

Community members affiliated with the Plaza 16 Coalition marched through the Mission District to oppose a proposed housing development at 1979 Mission Street that overlooks the 16th Street Mission BART plaza, while community members affiliated with Mission For All rallied at City Hall in favor of the project moving forward on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018.

 

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Rev. Monique Ortiz speaks at a rally against the proposed building project at 1979 Mission Street at Mission Dolores Park on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)




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