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Here are the top development stories from the week of March 6, 2017: 

Oakland lands Blue Shield headquarters and 1,200 workers
Published by the East Bay Times on March 8, 2017
http://www.eastbaytimes.com/2017/03/08/oakland-lands-blue-shield-headquarters-and-1200-workers/
OAKLAND — Blue Shield of California has agreed to move its headquarters and 1,200 workers to Oakland, the nonprofit health plan said Wednesday, a move that will help it escape fast-rising office rents at its current location in San Francisco

Town Business: Developer Wants to Stick MacArthur BART Tower's Affordable Units Entirely in Bottom Quarter of Building
Published by the East Bay Express on March 6, 2017
http://www.eastbayexpress.com/SevenDays/archives/2017/03/06/town-business-developer-wants-to-stick-macarthur-bart-towers-affordable-units-entirely-in-bottom-quarter-of-building
The Oakland City Council will vote on Tuesday night whether or not to give final approval for construction of a 24-story apartment tower adjacent to the MacArthur BART station. 

Developer proposes 1,400 micro-units near West Oakland BART
Published by the San Francisco Business Times on March 6, 2017 
http://www.bizjournals.com/sanfrancisco/news/2017/03/06/west-oakland-bart-micro-units-housing-panoramic.html?ana=e_sfbt_bn&u=l4jIFubdmk8oyrW9vONFIw06933927&t=1488845341&j=77575081
Developer Patrick Kennedy wants to go mega with micro-units near the West Oakland BART station.

Developer proposes 1,400 micro-units near West Oakland BART
Published by the San Francisco Business Times on March 6, 2017 
http://www.bizjournals.com/sanfrancisco/news/2017/03/06/west-oakland-bart-micro-units-housing-panoramic.html?ana=e_sfbt_bn&u=l4jIFubdmk8oyrW9vONFIw06933927&t=1488845341&j=77575081
Developer Patrick Kennedy wants to go mega with micro-units near the West Oakland BART station.