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Yet Another Protest Against Tech Buses as San Francisco Adopts Shuttle Plan

January 21, 2014 | 4:25 pm

Yet Another Protest Against Tech Buses as San Francisco Adopts Shuttle Plan

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Protest blocks buses as city transit board approves plan to formally allow the buses to use Muni stops.

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How Twitter’s Neighbor, the Tenderloin, Resists an Upgrade

January 21, 2014 | 7:00 am

How Twitter’s Neighbor, the Tenderloin, Resists an Upgrade

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Land-use protections, rent controls and a lack of single-family homes constrain development.

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Berkeley Housing Boom: More Than 1,400 New Units Under Way

January 16, 2014 | 11:52 am

Berkeley Housing Boom: More Than 1,400 New Units Under Way

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The rise in downtown construction is raising concerns about the impacts of greater population density.

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Market Street Tenants Sue to Block Eviction

January 10, 2014 | 6:56 pm

Market Street Tenants Sue to Block Eviction

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Low-income residents say landlord wants them out to take advantage of rising property values.

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Bay Area’s Top Stories in 2013: Housing’s Insane, Techies to Blame — and Pray for Rain

December 30, 2013 | 10:00 am

Bay Area’s Top Stories in 2013: Housing’s Insane, Techies to Blame — and Pray for Rain

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Affordable housing, and the lack of it, turns into a cause. Meantime, where’s our wet season?

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Center for S.F.’s Homeless Youth Closing – Loss of  ‘a Space to Just Be OK’

December 23, 2013 | 10:50 am

Center for S.F.’s Homeless Youth Closing – Loss of ‘a Space to Just Be OK’

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Unless there’s a last-minute reprieve, the Haight Street drop-in center will shut down on Christmas Day.

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Aboard the Google Bus, Looking Out at the Protest

December 20, 2013 | 4:35 pm

Aboard the Google Bus, Looking Out at the Protest

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What it’s like to get caught in a growing social conflict on your way to work.

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Google Bus Protesters’ Manifesto: ‘Get Out of Oakland!’

December 20, 2013 | 2:55 pm

Google Bus Protesters’ Manifesto: ‘Get Out of Oakland!’

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A denunciation of the tech sector and its workers as protest over Silicon Valley shuttles escalates.

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Bus Vandalized as Protesters in S.F., Oakland Target Silicon Valley Shuttles

December 20, 2013 | 2:00 pm

Bus Vandalized as Protesters in S.F., Oakland Target Silicon Valley Shuttles

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Window smashed, tires slashed in Oakland incident as total of three buses are stopped in protests.

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Total Value of San Francisco-Area Homes Is Soaring

December 18, 2013 | 9:15 pm

Total Value of San Francisco-Area Homes Is Soaring

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Total value of homes in San Francisco and four surrounding counties is nearly $1 trillion.

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