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51st and Broadway area in north Oakland, including the Shops at the Ridge on the northeast corner. Source: Google Streetview

‘Shops at the Ridge’ Create Suburban Dystopia at 51st and Broadway

The intersection of 51st/Pleasant Valley and Broadway in north Oakland lies at the confluence of three of Oakland’s most walkable and bikeable districts – Temescal, Rockridge, and Piedmont Avenue – adjacent to Oakland Technical High School, California College of the Arts, and several senior housing complexes. Yet, it has always been a barrier to connecting […]

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Geary BRT Approved by SFMTA Board (KTVU, SFBay) Chop Shop Vote Delayed (SFExaminer) BART Resumes Daily Crime Logs (SFChron) Downtown Berkeley BART Entrance Reopens (SFBay) Old BART Security Cameras Make Grainy, Unreliable Images (SFChron) BART Tests New Train–System Remains Open (KQED, EastBayTimes) Civic Center Commons on Third Thursday (Hoodline) Octavia Street Closure Moves Forward (Hoodline) […]