Planning

Coronavirus turmoil adds uncertainty to affordable housing pipeline

Current construction continues but future projects could face challenges

 

Legislation would give the state’s blessing to affordable housing on church properties

Senate Bill 899 would allow up to 150 units without requiring rezoning

 

San Francisco debates when, where and how to build affordable housing

Prop. E aims to strike a balance by placing new limits on office projects

 

Dennis Richards formally stepping down from Planning Commission

Commissioner took leave in December due to dispute with DBI

How San Francisco’s lengthy permitting process enables corruption

Director of Public Works Mohammed Nuru and his accomplice Nick Bovis shouldn’t…

Monster houses don’t belong on SF’s Edgehill Mountain

There are some places in San Francisco where it’s just not safe…

Progressive supervisors call for SF planning commissioner to resign

UPDATE Dec. 24, 2019: Since this column published Monday night, Supervisor Hillary…

Embattled planning commissioner to take leave of absence

After publicly criticizing the San Francisco Department of Building Inspection and allegedly…

Mission cannabis lounge wins planning approval

Union Station dispensary only second equity applicant approved by city

Supes sound off against bill increasing housing density near transit hubs

Senator Wiener calls resolution opposing SB 50 ‘little more than symbolic political theater’

New skyscraper to rise in city’s skyline

A proposed 800-foot tower could soon rise in downtown San Francisco’s rapidly…

Plans in works to build 1,700 supportive housing units for formerly homeless

Nearly 600 homes planned for families without housing

Legalize public housing

California’s housing shortage is getting worse. In this hot housing market, private…

SF agency approves 85-unit housing development on Third Street

Latest OCII data shows 20,782 applied for 359 affordable housing units

Advocates say Academy of Art deal ignores needs of students with disabilities

The needs of students with disabilities are being ignored in a proposed…

ADUs for me and you

Whether you agree with Bernie Sanders that Apple “helped create the housing…

Supes approve Mayor Breed’s appointee to the Planning Commission

Long-time land use attorney Susan Diamond was approved Tuesday to become San…

Confusion over planning codes nearly kills Sunset District restaurant project

A San Francisco couple that dreamed of serving the community they live…

Planning Department staffer seeking director’s position

Planning Department veteran Miriam Chion has submitted an application to fill the…

SF community, tenant groups want an “equity champion” to head planning department

More than a dozen community and tenants rights groups are urging the…