Fire crews in downtown Berkeley quickly brought a blaze at the old Ace Hardware building under control Monday night as neighbors were removed temporarily, authorities report.
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The hotel only went forward after the Council twice agreed to defer fees owed by the developer. That lowered the developers’ upfront costs and increased profit margins.
A much-revised proposal for 3000 Shattuck Ave., which features dorm-like larger units, was rejected by ZAB on June 28 — its third time before the board.
Come share your ideas, ask questions, and discuss whatever’s on your mind with a few members of the Berkeleyside team.
A UC Berkeley graduate works to ensure the basic needs of college students — including affordable housing and food access— are met.
Deborah Wood’s opinion piece on how UC Berkeley addresses sexual misconduct identifies some of the challenges and raises a number of issues, on which we offer some reflections.
Coyotes are naturally timid but when they venture into urban settings they can worry local residents. Experts share insights on the dog-like wild animal.
The people living in their RVs at the Marina are trying to survive. Many have full-time jobs. Their kids go to Berkeley schools. They need a place to regroup and live peacefully.