Bayview Hunters Point http://kalw.org en The San Francisco Shipyard: Undoing the toxic legacy http://kalw.org/post/san-francisco-shipyard-undoing-toxic-legacy <p>Marie Harrison is very familiar with the health issues in Bayview Hunters Point.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">"I've lived and raised children in </span>Bayview<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> for almost 50 something years, and honestly for as long as I can remember there have always been complaints. Because no one really understood the relationship between their illnesses and where they lived," Harrison says.</span></p><p> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 00:31:21 +0000 Daphne Matziaraki 44860 at http://kalw.org The San Francisco Shipyard: Undoing the toxic legacy The San Francisco Shipyard: Who gets the jobs? http://kalw.org/post/san-francisco-shipyard-who-gets-jobs <p>Freddy Carter is working on block 51. This is one of the first buildings in the reinvention of the historic Hunters Point Shipyard&nbsp;that will come on the market.</p><p> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 02:00:00 +0000 Daphne Matziaraki 44857 at http://kalw.org The San Francisco Shipyard: Who gets the jobs? The San Francisco Shipyard: Who will live in San Francisco’s new town http://kalw.org/post/san-francisco-shipyard-who-will-live-san-francisco-s-new-town <p><span style="font-family: Georgia; font-size: 15px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.4318181818181819; background-color: transparent;">Linda Richardson is sitting in her car just outside a huge, fenced off, construction zone. This is where Lennar Urban is slowly building a new development at the site of the abandoned Navy shipyard. 12,000 homes by 2021. Richardson, a long time resident and community activist, wants to show me who will be most affected by the redevelopment.</span></p><p> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 01:17:07 +0000 Daphne Matziaraki 44856 at http://kalw.org The San Francisco Shipyard: Who will live in San Francisco’s new town The San Francisco Shipyard: Creating a new town in the city http://kalw.org/post/san-francisco-shipyard-creating-new-town-city <p></p><p>San Francisco is booming as construction cranes transform the city skyline. One of the most significant changes is happening at the Hunters Point Shipyard.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5; ">It's a project so big, it seems like a whole new town is being built within the city. Residences, shops, parks, and high-rises are being built and will replace the naval shipyard&nbsp;– once a major source of employment, but dormant for years.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 00:10:12 +0000 Daphne Matziaraki 44855 at http://kalw.org The San Francisco Shipyard: Creating a new town in the city Why are elderly homeless sleeping in chairs at night? http://kalw.org/post/why-are-elderly-homeless-sleeping-chairs-night <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">&nbsp;</p><p></p> Thu, 31 Oct 2013 01:21:40 +0000 Leila Day 35191 at http://kalw.org Why are elderly homeless sleeping in chairs at night?