SFHAC Policy Work Update

The SFHAC Regulatory Committee is busy these days! For those of you not familiar with this Committee, this is the group that takes action on housing policy work and legislative issues in San Francisco. In response to the Mayor’s Housing Task Force, the SFHAC has formed three working groups to dig deeper into specific topics…

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Transit-Oriented Vision in 19th Avenue Corridor in Southwest San Francisco Advances

The San Francisco County Transportation Authority (SFCTA) has released the Final Report for the 19th Avenue Transit Study that explores the feasibility of re-locating the Muni M-Ocean View light-rail line from the 19th Avenue median to the west side of the street through grade-separated crossings. The Study builds on recent transit-oriented land use plans at…

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Breaking News: Ominous vote on 1050 Valencia Street project

Last night (Wed, Dec 11th), the Board of Appeals voted to reduce the 1050 Valencia Street project from five stories to four. Proposed as a 12-unit, 55-foot tall development, with 2 on-site affordable homes, no car parking and 1:1 bike parking, it complies with every requirement of the 2008 Eastern Neighborhoods Plan (ENP). Nevertheless, the…

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