Critics say the move won’t make the Berkeley Hills safer during a wildfire, but will block new housing from wealthy neighborhoods.
Street paving, affordable housing at BART could see surge of new funding — if voters back largest-ever ballot measure.
Homeowners in the Berkeley flatlands can now build two-story accessory dwelling units in their yards — as long as they inform their neighbors and tenants first.
The building at San Pablo Avenue and Addison Street will have room for a corner restaurant.
Mayor Jesse Arreguín and others are making the case for a new measure raising hundreds of millions of dollars for infrastructure and housing.
Williams will make a starting salary of $200,366 on an initial three-year contract.
The EIR comment period runs through Dec. 1. Learn how to weigh in.
The home was built 132 years ago but wasn’t deemed worthy of landmark status.
Residents of Redwood Gardens, a low-income housing complex on the Clark Kerr campus, have learned to live with recurring flooding in some sections of the building’s first floor.
Homeowners outside the hills could get quick approval for accessory dwelling units up to 20 feet tall under new regulations.
New state laws require swift approval for many ADU projects. Should those rules be more strict in areas facing wildfire risk?
The proposed 44-unit project aims to take advantage of Berkeley’s move to eliminate parking requirements at new apartment buildings.