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Delving Into Great Ground Floor Design

From the introduction to David Baker and Amanda Loper’s Focus on the First 20 Feet photo essay in the Urbanist, a compliment to Benjamin Grant’s piece on the importance of great ground floor design: “Humans have evolved to scan their surroundings to scout for threats and opportunities. In the... Read More »

Carpenters Union Moving South, Dogpatch Parcel Opening Up

Carpenters Union Moving South, Dogpatch Parcel Opening Up

The United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America Local Union 22 is planning to construct a five-story office and assembly building for the union at the corner of Third Street and Cargo Way, just south of the Islais Creek Channel at the entrance to Bayview, a site which... Read More »

The ClockTower Lofts (461 2nd Street)

The ClockTower Lofts (461 2nd Street)

A recent debate about the impact of Bay Bridge traffic and noise on a number of Rincon Hill developments leads to a logical end beginning: soliciting input from those who have lived in a similarly situated development over the course of the past 14 years. Developed by Rick Holliday,... Read More »