San Francisco's Giant Retail Plan

San Francisco's plans for 1.58-million-square-foot complex might just be the largest urban redevelopment project in the country.

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August 21, 2000, 9:00 AM PDT

By Abhijeet Chavan @http://twitter.com/legalaidtech


San Francisco's plans for 1.58-million-square-foot entertainment, retail and hotelcomplex might just be the largest urban redevelopment project in the country. "Officials estimate that the project could generate $14 million a year in property taxes, in addition to 2,300 full-time jobs and 1,100 construction jobs." However critics question the impact of the plan on historic preservation, urban design, and traffic.

Thanks to Abhijeet Chavan

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