Below are the top Oakland development stories for the week of May 29, 2017:
Contractor Selected For Oakland Residential Tower Development
Published by Bisnow on May 26, 2017
Gerding Edlen is moving forward with its 23-story tower in Oakland. It has selected Suffolk as the building contractor for its 1700 Webster St. residential tower project. The 270K SF building, designed by Perkins+Will, is among several towers proposed along Webster Street.
This week's episode of our Structures podcast takes on Oakland's building boom
Published by SF Business Times on May 30, 2017
The second episode of Structures, the San Francisco Business Times real estate podcast, is focused on Oakland, which is in the midst of a development boom not seen for decades in the city.
Oakland building collapse: 13 workers hurt during mishap
Published by KTVU on May 26, 2017
At least 13 workers were hurt Friday when part of the second floor of a building in Oakland collapsed, temporarily trapping the employees in wet concrete, authorities said.
No major injuries were reported, said Oakland Fire Battalion Chief Ian McWhorter although the workers suffered minor cuts, scrapes and bruises, he said.