To Improve Transit Quality, 2 Supervisors Propose Breaking Up SFMTA

by Teresa Hammerl : hoodline – excerpt As the Chronicle reported yesterday, the Central Subway‘s main contractor claims that the $1.6 billion project won’t be completed any earlier than 2021—a year after the city’s expected completion date, and three years later than the original target. Contractor Tutor Perini Corporation also notes that the project will … More To Improve Transit Quality, 2 Supervisors Propose Breaking Up SFMTA

Special Deal Would Benefit Influential Oakland Developer

By Darwin BondGraham : eastbayextress – excerpt The Oakland planning department quietly proposed zoning changes that would greatly benefit a politically connected developer in the heart of First Friday. The proposed zoning changes would make it easier for Signature Development to build a large mixed-use project across the street from the company’s Hive development in … More Special Deal Would Benefit Influential Oakland Developer