Planning

SF supes ban cannabis businesses in Chinatown

Some attributed it to reefer madness, others to fears of gentrification, but…

India Basin plans move ahead despite opposition from Russian bath house

The San Francisco Planning Commission advanced a mixed-use development Thursday that will…

Hunters Point Shipyard homeowners announce lawsuit against developer, say ‘we were duped’

Homeowners at the Hunters Point Shipyard have filed a lawsuit against the…

Supervisors move to ban workplace cafeterias

New city tech workers dreaming of dining in workplace cafeterias may soon…

New public toilet design reflects a modern city

The Parisian chic public toilets scattered about San Francisco could be refashioned…

SF tweaks density bonus program to boost affordable housing development

To encourage more developers to use San Francisco’s one-year-old program that allows…

Shipyard residents call radioactivity scan launched by state health department ‘inadequate’

A state Department of Public Health effort to scan a residential development…

Supervisors back Chinatown pot ban despite Planning Commission objections

The Planning Commission is not high on the idea, but a ban…

Report: Multi-family housing concentrated in one part of the city

The bulk of San Francisco’s multi-family housing is concentrated in just one…

Support grows for housing project with ‘mother of all mixed-incomes’ on northeast parking lots

An affordable housing development that would transform two parking lots in San…

Supes begin review of Central SoMa plan expected to add 8K homes, 33K jobs

After nearly eight years of planning, San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors is…

Testing plan released for residential site at Hunters Point Ship does not include homes

The California Department of Public Health on Friday released a plan for…

Civil grand jury backs plans for union-staffed modular housing factory in SF

San Francisco should launch a union-staffed modular housing factory to lower construction…

Planning Commission, supervisors condemn landlord for unpermitted student housing

The Planning Commission on Thursday unanimously rejected an attempt by a Merced…

Ambitious plan could change the face of historic Dogpatch

Dogpatch could soon pave over its oil-stained past with green streets and…

Plans for Hunters Point Shipyard, Candlestick Point developments get update

City leaders fast-tracked residential and commercial re-development at Candlestick Point and the…

Supervisors back appeal, delay housing project on Mission District laundromat site

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors on Tuesday sided with Mission District…

Navy’s retesting plan for Hunters Point Shipyard cleanup released

The U.S. Navy has hired two contractors to resurvey and oversee retesting…

City struggles to identify, track retail vacancies

After a city inventory reported zero vacant commercial storefronts in San Francisco’s…