San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo has blasted a proposal for a senior home development in the Evergreen foothills, calling it a gated community for the affluent. This came after the mayor failed to convince billionaire Carl Berg to sell the property to a Chinese investor.
Real estate billionaire Carl Berg and deep-pocketed developer Chop Keenan are squaring off with San Jose on a senior housing development.
Deanna Santana, the South Bay’s most prolific public mercenary, is taking her talents to Santa Clara.
One of San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo’s top aides is bemoaning how owners of a commercial complex are pulling a bait-and-switch.
Whether it’s at the City Council or a school board meeting, San Jose is becoming unsafe for fans of free speech.
Records show that a handful of Sunnyvale’s city directors have benefited from loans that are nearly impossible to find on the open market.
A proposal to allow San Jose’s landlords to evict renters based on an arrest got little support at a recent housing commission meeting.
A developer’s petition to rezone an industrial property for housing has elicited full-throated opposition from city officials worried about San Jose’s jobs-to-housing imbalance.
Mountain View has no rent control, leaving many long-time residents feeling helpless as housing costs have skyrocketed. While the city has subsidized construction of hundreds of affordable units since 2005, using below-market-rates in lieu of fees from developers, it’s not doing enough to meet the needs of thousands of residents struggling financially, according to housing activists.
San Jose may update its procurement card policies to keep employees in check, after a recent audit found several examples of overspending.