By Abraham Rodriguez : missionlocal – excerpt
The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency unveiled new plans Saturday for a mixed-use development above the Potrero bus yard: a 13-story building with 560 residential units. At 50 percent, this plan doubles the percentage of affordable units from prior proposals.
That increase came after residents repeatedly asked for more affordable housing, including at a February community meeting.
Saturday’s three-hour event drew more than 75 Mission residents to the open house at The Archery, an art space at 498 Alabama St…(more)
Coming to you from the public transit agency that know s how to spend your money on everything but public transit. It should be noted that this will be another first. No where in the world has housing been built on top of a bus yard, or at least, SFMTA could not find an example of such a project.