New state laws require swift approval for many ADU projects. Should those rules be more strict in areas facing wildfire risk?
The benefits are part of a broader 30-year development agreement for a major expansion at Bayer’s West Berkeley campus.
The city is making a key update to its housing plans. Here’s how the process works and how you can get involved.
About 1,100 students will be housed in two buildings in the long-contested park.
Workers have until Nov. 15 to get vaccinated, unless they can claim a medical or religious exemption from the requirement.
City leaders are launching a new effort to create “objective standards” that could determine how easy it is to build in Berkeley.
What’s happening now is important because it will define the parameters for large new apartment buildings that are slated to replace what are now parking lots at the North Berkeley and Ashby BART stations.
Democrats are ramping up their defense against the effort to recall Gov. Gavin Newsom with a barrage of text messages and campus canvassing.
The Biden administration wants to get more Americans to install solar panels by making the permitting process faster and easier.
The proposed policy would require city workers to get vaccinated against COVID-19 by Oct. 15. Exceptions to the mandate would be limited.
Bayer has proposed annual community benefits payments to Berkeley that would start at $720,000 and grow to $1.3 million by 2052.
Berkeley mayor Jesse Arreguín said he wants the city to require its workers to receive COVID-19 vaccines, or be tested for the virus regularly.