Starcity: The Future of City Building

Starcity: The Future of City Building

Jon Dishotsky and his team at Starcity want to build the cities of the future. Part dreamer, part urbanist, and part developer, Jon and Starcity are taking a new approach to the housing creation conversation. How can we make sustainable, enjoyable living environments for everyone? Recently, Starcity was in the Summer 16 batch in Y…

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Get to Know Todd David, SFHAC’s New Executive Director

Todd David began as Executive Director of SFHAC on December 1st. Prior, he was the Political Director for Scott Wiener’s successful State Senate campaign. We asked Todd a few questions about his background in local politics and what he’s excited about moving forward. For those who don’t know your story, tell us a little bit…

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Scott Wiener Answers Our Housing Questions

This November, Supervisor Scott Wiener is running to represent San Francisco and part of San Mateo County in the California State Senate. Since housing is a top-of-mind issue for many residents, the San Francisco Housing Action Coalition (SFHAC) asked the Supervisor a number of questions. As a 501(c)3, SFHAC does not endorse candidates and these answers…

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Jane Kim Answers Our Housing Questions

This November, Supervisor Jane Kim is running to represent San Francisco and part of San Mateo County in the California State Senate. Since housing is a top-of-mind issue for many residents, the San Francisco Housing Action Coalition (SFHAC) asked the Supervisor a number of questions. As a 501(c)3, SFHAC does not endorse candidates and these…

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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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Warm Weather and Even Warmer Residents

Warm Weather and Even Warmer Residents

Andy Mullan, a New Hampshire native, and Bayview resident moved to San Francisco from Washington DC in 2012. He quickly became interested in SF politics because, “Being engaged with your local government is a really incredible learning experience.” We asked Andy to share his thoughts about housing and his reasons for being a Friend of…

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