Waste Piles Up in San Jose as China Limits Recycling Imports

Paper and plastics tossed by U.S. consumers into their blue bins have been piling up ever since China tightened import restrictions.

San Jose City Council to Vote on Key Changes to Local Rent Laws

San Jose leaders will consider key changes to the city’s rent laws, including some that empower landlords and others that favor tenants.

Op-Ed: Telling the Houseless to Wait for Help Is a Death Sentence

Houseless people and those of us who advocate for them have been told, “wait for permanent supportive housing.” We have waited and waited.

City Council Weighs Contentious Housing Project for Homeless

The city has two options for the Evans Lane site: one would house people by next summer, the other would add affordable homes in the long-term.