SPUR Walking Tour: Tassafaronga Village: Bicycle tour with David Baker

"One of the first gold-certified LEED for neighborhoods development in
California, Tassafaronga Village is a new 7.5-acre Oakland Housing
Authority community that brings a diversity of affordable housing to an
under-served area of West Oakland. Designed by David Baker + Partners,
the Village includes an 80-unit apartment building, 22 Habitat for
Humanity townhouses as well as 77 townhouses and a re-purposed pasta
factory made into supportive studio housing. Join us for this exciting
bicycle tour led by David Baker."

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SPUR Walking Tour: Tassafaronga Village tour with David Baker

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"One of the first gold-certified LEED for neighborhoods development in California, Tassafaronga Village is a new 7.5-acre Oakland Housing Authority community that brings a diversity of affordable housing to an under-served area of Oakland. Designed by David Baker + Partners, the Village includes an 80-unit apartment building, 22 Habitat for Humanity townhouses as well as […]

This Week in Livable Streets Events

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The MTA Board’s decision last Friday to cut Muni service by 10 percent was just the beginning of a months-long saga over Muni’s budget. On Tuesday, get a glimpse of what’s to come at the MTA Board meeting, followed by a Muni Summit on Saturday that will bring together dozens of groups hoping to save […]

SPUR Walking Tour: Exploring the Bayview: Armstrong Place

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"Located in San Francisco’s Bayview District, Armstrong Place is a great example of transit-oriented development along Third Street, and lies just a block from a stop on the new Muni Third Street Light Rail. This affordable family townhouse community was designed and built in conjunction with the adjacent Armstrong Senior Housing, which brings new neighborhood-serving […]

SPUR Lunchtime Forum: Living on Third Street

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"With the T-Third Street Muni line running for three years now, how is Third Street evolving? For an overview, Tom Evans from the San Francisco Redevelopment Agency will outline the Bayview Master Plan. We’ll also get to hear about two new projects: Bay Oaks senior housing and planned affordable housing, and gold LEED registered Armstrong […]