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Razing The Roof For Condos To Rise

Razing The Roof For Condos To Rise

With the Nob Hill Neighbors’ appeal to block the development of 1601 Larkin Street denied and the project’s permits reinstated, the dilapidated First St. John’s United Methodist Church at the corner of Larkin and Clay has been getting ready to meet its maker in order for a five-floor building with 27 condos to rise. ... Read More »

Nob Hill Church Ready To Meet Its Maker For Condos To Rise

Nob Hill Church Ready To Meet Its Maker For Condos To Rise

With the Nob Hill Neighbors’ appeal to block the development of 1601 Larkin Street denied, the demolition permit reinstated and historic artifacts removed, the dilapidated First St. John’s United Methodist Church at the corner of Larkin and Clay is getting ready to meet its maker, clearing the way for... Read More »

Nob Hill Neighbors’ Appeal Denied, Development Clear To Commence

Nob Hill Neighbors’ Appeal Denied, Development Clear To Commence

A plugged-in tipster reports that the Nob Hill Neighbors’ appeal to block the development of 1601 Larkin Street was denied by a vote of 4-0 last night, clearing the way for the demolition the dilapidated First St. John’s United Methodist Church at the corner of Larkin and Clay and... Read More »

Approved Nob Hill Development Appealed By The Neighbors

Approved Nob Hill Development Appealed By The Neighbors

Having been rejected twice, once in 2010 and again at the end of 2012, the proposed demolition the dilapidated First St. John’s United Methodist Church at the corner of Larkin and Clay and the construction of a five-floor building with 27 dwelling units on the parcel was unanimously approved... Read More »

Larkin Street Redevelopment Take Three And Planning’s Flop

Larkin Street Redevelopment Take Three And Planning’s Flop

Having been rejected twice, once in 2010 and again at the end of last year, the project sponsors of the proposed demolition the dilapidated First St. John’s United Methodist Church at the corner of Larkin and Clay will once again seek the Planning Commission’s approval to build a new... Read More »

1601 Larkin Street 3.1: The Redesign Details And Renderings

1601 Larkin Street 3.1: The Redesign Details And Renderings

As we first reported yesterday, the rejected design for the proposed development to replace the First St. John’s United Methodist Church at the corner of Larkin and Clay has been reworked, reducing its height by a floor, introducing additional setbacks, and integrating new materials and finishes on the facade.... Read More »

1601 Larkin Street Design Sneak Peek Take Two (Or Three)

1601 Larkin Street Design Sneak Peek Take Two (Or Three)

As we first reported in January, while San Francisco’s Planning Commission blocked the proposed demolition of the dilapidated church at 1601 Larking Street and development of a modern Stanley Saitowitz designed building in its place, Ian Birchall was quietly engaged to redesign the project as “a contemporary interpretation of... Read More »

An Attempt To Settle For With San Francisco’s Planning Commission?

An Attempt To Settle For With San Francisco’s Planning Commission?

As we first reported yesterday, San Francisco’s Planning Commission is slated to meet behind closed doors with legal counsel to discuss the pending litigation and consideration of settlement proposals with respect to the proposed development of 1601 Larkin Street, a site on which the dilapidated First St. John’s United... Read More »

Behind Closed Doors: 1601 Larkin Settlement Discussions This Week

Behind Closed Doors: 1601 Larkin Settlement Discussions This Week

In a special closed door session this week, San Francisco’s Planning Commission will conference with legal counsel “to discuss pending litigation and consideration of settlement proposals” in Pacific Polk Properties, LLC v. City and County of San Francisco and California-Nevada Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church v. City... Read More »