Latest Update on the Balboa Reservoir Housing Plans

Latest Update on the Balboa Reservoir Housing Plans

Monthly meetings at City College, countless neighborhood discussions, and one fascinating profile later, the parameters are nearly finished and the City is ready to move to the next step for the 17-acre Balboa Reservoir site. You can read the full 27-page parameters here that summarizes seven major categories: Housing, Transportation, Public Realm, Urban Design and…

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Mayor’s Office of Housing Rolls Out Prop A Funding

Mayor’s Office of Housing Rolls Out Prop A Funding

Last week, San Francisco Housing Action Coalition (SFHAC) members got a front-row seat at a briefing from Deputy Director Kate Hartley, Mayor’s Office of Housing and Community Development (MOHCD), on the various programs that agency is deploying to fund affordable housing. In particular, we got a report on how Prop A, the Affordable Housing Bond…

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Join the Eastern Neighborhoods Community Benefits Advisory Group

Join the Eastern Neighborhoods Community Benefits Advisory Group

The City’s Planning Department is searching for residents in the Eastern Neighborhoods to join the Community Benefits Study. We applaud Planning’s efforts to involve the community early in the planning process. They are trying to identify places in the Eastern Neighborhoods where it makes sense to upzone and obtain additional community benefits. The deadline for…

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Filmmaker Ron Blatman Explores the Beauty of Cities

Ron Blatman is a filmmaker with a background in real estate and local government. He is now working on a new production that will cover successful and unsuccessful case studies of urban development in cities throughout the country. We caught up with Ron to learn more about his goals for the film and his passion for…

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