29 Nov '17, 6pm

The Sacramento reporting in this @ScottLucas86 joint is just A++.

The Sacramento reporting in this @ScottLucas86 joint is just A++.

Read more from the Power Issue here . Standing at a podium in front of the Hunters View housing project in San Francisco, Governor Jerry Brown waxed paradoxical. “Too many goods,” he mused, “create a bad. That’s the paradox.” He was referring, in his Moonbeamish way, to decades of well-intentioned regulations that, as a whole, had made housing in California more expensive and slow to be built. It is the crisis of our generation, and the governor whose career has spanned its inception and entrenchment was now taking a whack at solving it. The 15 bills Brown signed on the morning of September 29 would, among other things, provide billions of dollars to build housing for poor people and force cities to streamline their approval of new construction, or face consequences. They were the product of years’ worth of debate, frustration, and demoralizing failure, and nobody in the g...

Full article: https://www.modernluxury.com/san-francisco/story/the-hous...

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