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.
Some Oakland nonprofits have been meeting behind closed doors with developers and councilmembers to negotiate multimillion-dollar “community benefits packages.”
The developers of Alameda Point say the delay in construction is due to a labor shortage caused by the Bay Area housing boom.
When cities like Oakland prohibit new apartments and condos in wealthy neighborhoods, low-income areas pay the price.
You might be surprised about which homes in the East Bay are actually the greenest.
Councilmember Jim Oddie was right to switch gears on evictions.
A 589-unit housing project featuring a 14-story tower is proposed for the old Encinal Terminals on the estuary. It would be the tallest building on the Island.
The council is finally reforming a process that blocks Island housing.
Unlike tenants’ groups in other cities, the main renters’ organization in Alameda is calling not only for affordable housing, but market-rate units as well.