Why Cities Must Tackle Single-Family Zoning

By Benjamin Schneider : citylab – excerpt As cities wake up to their housing crises, the problems with single-family-home residential zoning will become too egregious to ignore. In my neighborhood in San Francisco (or, more accurately, my parents’ neighborhood) there’s a plan afoot to build 42 units of new housing in two parking lots, just … More Why Cities Must Tackle Single-Family Zoning

Six YIMBYs on a mission

By J.K. Dineen : sfchronicle – excerpt YIMBY Action, the pioneering pro-housing group, has about 2,100 members and chapters in San Francisco city neighborhoods. Here are some of the neighborhood YIMBYs who advocate for more residential development in their areas. Jane Natoli Neighborhood: Inner Richmond Occupation: Financial crimes investigator Steven Buss Neighborhood: The Mission Occupation: … More Six YIMBYs on a mission