But construction won’t start until the 50 or so people living at People’s Park have been housed or offered services, chancellor says.
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Shop Telegraph to help it recover from fire
A view of the Sequoia Building from Haste Street. Photo: Ira Serkes Update, 5:18pm: Writing in the Berkeley Voice, Doug Oakley reports that the owner of the Sequoia Building will begin tearing it down Monday, but it remains in danger of collapsing and is a public safety problem until that happens, according to city officials. […]
Friday’s fire ‘another hit in the face’ for Telegraph Avenue
Firefighters battling the fire that engulfed the Sequoia Apartments building on Haste and Telegraph Friday. Photo: Pete Rosos The city of Berkeley and the merchants of Telegraph Avenue are encouraging the community to shop on Berkeley’s most famous street this holiday season after a devastating fire left many people homeless on Friday and closed down […]
World music comes to Telegraph at LastSundaysFest
Telegraph Avenue will be transformed into a stage for world music on Sunday A three block stretch of Telegraph Avenue will be transformed Sunday into an international music festival featuring live indie bands, chamber orchestras, and jazz ensembles. It’s the third annual LastSundaysFest, Telegraph Avenue’s street party, done in a way that only Telegraph can […]