Developer Forest City is getting a jump on the ballot box zoning trend in San Francisco. According to reports, the developer will go to the voters to ask for increased height for a large development at Pier 70 in the neighborhood known as Dogpatch.
May 17, 2014 San Francisco Business Times
No sooner had the $6.4 billion eastern span of the Bay Bridge opened to traffic than the next huge transportation undertaking begun -- concrete began pouring for the new $4.5 billion Transbay Terminal. The bridge and terminal are related by history.
Sep 8, 2013 San Francisco Business Times
New developments in Oakland and San Francisco are luring in eco-conscious homeseekers with free transit passes and discounts on carsharing programs.
Nov 14, 2008 San Francisco Business Times
Since the state dismantled its economic development agency, its piecemeal efforts compare poorly to other states' coordinated strategies, as shown in the state's poor showing at the biotech industry's largest trade show.
Apr 6, 2006 San Francisco Business Times
Caltrain had been running as a traditional commuter rail service since it began operation as the San Francisco and San Jose Rail Road in 1864. With a recent influx of $128 million to provide 'super-express', or baby bullet service, ridership has soared.
Nov 14, 2005 San Francisco Business Times
Facing serious challenges, San Francisco's planning department is planning to get back on course.
Jun 30, 2004 San Francisco Business Times
The City of Oakland, CA seeks to promote economic development through establishment of gay and lesbian district.
Mar 28, 2004 San Francisco Business Times
New York, Washington, D.C., San Francisco and Boston are the cities with the highest public transit use among commuters.
Mar 5, 2004 San Francisco Business Times
Community groups are protesting higher densities called for in San Francisco's long-overdue Housing Element.
Jan 19, 2004 San Francisco Business Times
Dick Williams says supporting passenger rail is in the national interests and presents a proposal for a "travel czar."
Oct 21, 2001 San Francisco Business Times