development http://kalw.org en San Francisco's Hunters Point: An in-depth series from KALW News http://kalw.org/post/san-franciscos-hunters-point-depth-series-kalw-news <p>San Francisco's Hunters Point Shipyard has played many roles. In the 1940s, it became a magnet for African Americans migrating from the South seeking jobs in the Navy's shipbuilding and maintenance industry. In the 1970s, when the military started to leave, it became an empty shell – a massive, polluted space eventually designated a Superfund site. Now, it's being redeveloped with the promise of new housing, jobs and open space. But in today's San Francisco, who is it for?<br /> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 17:41:49 +0000 Matt Martin 44870 at http://kalw.org San Francisco's Hunters Point: An in-depth series from KALW News Your Call: How can a city develop without displacing longtime residents? http://kalw.org/post/your-call-how-can-city-develop-without-displacing-longtime-residents <p><span class="s1">&nbsp;&nbsp; Tue, 29 Apr 2014 07:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 43035 at http://kalw.org Your Call: How can a city develop without displacing longtime residents? Today on Your Call: How are digital devices affecting children’s health? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-how-are-digital-devices-affecting-children-s-health <p><span class="s1">&nbsp;&nbsp; Wed, 12 Mar 2014 07:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 40801 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: How are digital devices affecting children’s health? Palo Alto’s Measure D tries to put the brakes on re-zoning http://kalw.org/post/palo-alto-s-measure-d-tries-put-brakes-re-zoning <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Palo Alto is one of the country’s wealthiest cities. Yet, </span><a href="http://www.mysourcewise.com/sites/default/files/COASiliconValleyAreaPlan2012.pdf" style="line-height: 1.5;">a recent study</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> by the Council on Aging Silicon Valley found that more than 20 percent of residents over 60 years old live near or below the poverty line. This reality makes competition stiff for the limited affordable housing options available.</span></p><p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 01:20:05 +0000 Audrey Dilling 35403 at http://kalw.org Palo Alto’s Measure D tries to put the brakes on re-zoning What are the history and effects of gentrification? http://kalw.org/post/what-are-history-and-effects-gentrification <P><SPAN id=docs-internal-guid-41ed771a-1139-2f76-f2b6-122a51e39c25><SPAN style="BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; FONT-FAMILY: Arial; WHITE-SPACE: pre-wrap; FONT-SIZE: 16px; VERTICAL-ALIGN: baseline">&nbsp;&nbsp; Wed, 05 Jun 2013 07:00:00 +0000 Becca Hoekstra 28243 at http://kalw.org What are the history and effects of gentrification?