"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 […]
This week, get in on a discussion about rental housing, support transit bulbs on the N-Judah line, hear what advice a local Scandinavian has on bike promotion, and do some promotion yourself for Bike to Work Day. Here are the highlights from the Streetsblog calendar: Tuesday: SPUR Lunchtime Forum: Building rental housing in San Francisco. […]
From SPUR: San Francisco has built a substantial amount of market-rate housing and has many programs to support the development of affordable housing for low-income families. But what about those who earn too little to buy a market-rate home, but too much to qualify for an affordable housing unit? What should we be doing to […]
SPUR hosted a lunchtime forum today at its Oakland location to discuss the $1.5 billion Brooklyn Basin development. The panel, which was moderated by SPUR’s Oakland director Robert Ogilvie, included Mike Ghielmetti of Signature Development Group, Matt Franklin of MidPen Housing, and Patricia Kernighan, who represented District 2 of Oakland during the authorization phase of […]
From SPUR: Much of San Francisco’s current development boom has its basis in the ambitious area plans the city adopted over the past decade. With no new area plans in the pipeline, however, smaller-scale planning efforts will be leading development into the future. Come learn about some of these targeted, tactical strategies that hope to […]
What are leading advocacy organizations recommending on relevant ballot initiatives?