East Bay activists are pushing to replace more traffic lanes with bike lanes. But not everybody is happy about it.
The popular lake has closed four consecutive years because of toxic algae blooms—an increasing problem found around the globe.
Plans to move California Waste Solutions appear to have stalled amid increasing neighbor complaints of trash, stench, and rats at its West Oakland facility.
Activists won commitments from Bay Area planners to find ways to build more affordable housing in the region.
How a busy septuagenarian inspired the city’s reforestation.
After bulldozing neighborhoods early in its history, BART now wants to build communities.
A years-long project to remove highly toxic lead-based paint from 6,000 PG&E transmission towers gets started this summer in Alameda County.
Activists are driven by a sense of urgency to strengthen a new regional plan for housing and greenhouse gas reductions by 2040.
Thousands of acres of green open space in the East Bay are in danger of being gobbled up by suburban housing tracts.
As Alameda embarks on a construction boom, the city is exploring ways to protect birds from flying into glass buildings.