State Lawmakers Reject Bill Reshaping Housing around Transit Centers

By Jeff Mitchell---A high-profile state bill designed to tackle California’s housing shortage by transforming how transit-oriented development is achieved died in committee this week after opponents argued, in part, that it didn’t do enough to expand the stock of affordable housing.

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In Case You Missed It...(4/20/2018)

Below are the top Oakland development stories for the week of April 16, 2018:

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If Developers Want to Build Towers above Designated Height Limits, What Should They be Required to Do for Residents in Return?

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Map Update (4/20/2017)

Below are proposed developments submitted to the Planning Department during the last week:

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Your Thoughts

In the last couple of months, we’ve received a few comments and thoughts from readers about Oakland.

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In Case You Missed It...(4/13/2018)

Below are the top Oakland development stories for the week of April 9, 2018:

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General Contractor Fined for Safety and Health Violations

The California Division of Occupational Safety and Health (Cal/OSHA) has fined general contractor Michael Roberts Construction for serious safety and health violations related to its work at the 2935 Telegraph construction site, a non-union project that will hold a 162 residential-unit complex with 4,045 square feet of ground-floor retail.

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In Case You Missed It...(4/6/2018)

Below are the top Oakland development stories for the week of April 2, 2018:

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Which Would You Prefer: An Additional Bay Bridge or an Additional BART Transbay Tube? Both? Neither?

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Map Update (4/6/2018)

Below are proposed developments submitted to the Planning Department during the last week:

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