Hunters Point

10:41am

Fri June 6, 2014
Economy/Labor/Biz

San Francisco's Hunters Point: An in-depth series from KALW News

Hunters Point, San Francisco

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?

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4:43pm

Wed September 4, 2013
Economy/Labor/Biz

Sights and Sounds of Bayview: Bayview elders take their word to the streets

Kevin B. Jones

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Having Pride rolls up to the plaza at Third and Oakdale with a mission: hit the bricks, and tell everyone they meet about the group’s job placement, food assistance, and GED programs.

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12:00pm

Thu February 9, 2012
Economy/Labor/Biz

Rebuilding community, one family at a time in Bayview Hunters Point

Devon Burroughs and Eason Ramson of CARE
Jen Chien

San Francisco’s Bayview Hunters Point neighborhood has higher rates of poverty, unemployment, and violence than any other part of the city. But its relative geographical isolation – it’s cut off by the 101 and 280 freeways – can make those issues all but invisible to residents of other neighborhoods.

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