Berkeley Planning Commission discusses new museum building design

Following the unveiling of designs for the new Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive building last month, members of Berkeley’s Planning Commission offered their own opinions about the plans at a meeting Wednesday night. Robert Gayle, associate vice chancellor for capital projects at UC Berkeley, presented plans detailing the
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Zoning amendment would allow car dealerships to expand

The Berkeley City Council voted Tuesday in favor of referring a proposed zoning ordinance amendment that would allow the growth of auto dealerships to the city’s Planning Commission for review. As the zoning ordinance currently stands, auto dealers are unable to expand their businesses within the South Shattuck zone. The
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