Tag Archives: Affordable Housing

Andy Blue of the Plaza 16 Coalition speaking in favor of affordable housing at 16th and Mission. Photo by Joe Rivano Barros.

Lawsuit Troubles Trigger New Call for Affordable Housing at 16th and Mission

Some 100 people crowded the 16th St. BART plaza at noon today to support 100 percent affordable housing at the 16th Street market rate project that became embroiled in litigation last week after the developer sued the owner for acting in bad faith. Supervisor...
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Church Uses Clout and Prayer to Press SF Officials on Housing

For years, the Catholic Church has worked on immigrant rights, but nowadays in San Francisco, housing has moved to the top of the church’s social justice agenda. To that end it is organizing prayer vigils,...
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Las Posadas Procession Tonight: Even Holy Family Had Problems Finding Affordable Housing

A traditional Christmas procession celebrated throughout Latin America, Las Posadas re-enacts Joseph and Mary’s quest to find housing and their facing repeated rejections from Grinch-like landlords. Sound familiar? At a community celebration tonight of Las Posadas organized by the Red...