SPUR Walking Tour: Institute on Aging campus tour

"Jointly developed by the Institute on Aging and BRIDGE Housing
Corporation, and scheduled to open in the fall of 2010, 3575 Geary
Boulevard will serve as the main location for IOA’s health and social
support programs and BRIDGE’s 150 new units of low-income senior rental
housing. Separately owned and financed, the new development combines
independent housing for low-income seniors with a senior health services
facility in one building. With Don Lusty of BRIDGE and Ken
of IOA."


SFCTA to Test Variable Road Pricing on Treasure Island

Treasure Island will serve as San Francisco’s proving grounds for road pricing that adjusts in response to traffic conditions, as the city looks to minimize Bay Bridge car congestion generated by residents expected to move to the development site. When the first housing units on the artificial mid-bay island, formerly owned by the Navy, are occupied in 2019, the SF County Transportation […]

Urbanism in the Age of Climate Change

Editor’s note: Today we are very pleased to begin a five-part series of excerpts from Peter Calthorpe’s book, “Urbanism in the Age of Climate Change.” Keep reading this week and next to learn how you can win a copy of the book from Island Press. I take as a given that climate change is an […]