SB 9 spurs discussion on solutions to housing shortage

photo of a street of houses in Berkeley
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SB 9, a controversial housing bill that would permit the construction of several units on lots currently restricted for single houses in California, currently stands before the California State Assembly.

Eliciting reactions from local groups and Berkeley City Council members, SB 9, a bill currently standing before the California State Assembly, has become a point of contention between both parties.
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Berkeley to redesign, reconceptualize transfer waste station

The city of Berkeley’s Public Works Department’s Zero Waste Division held workshops March 14 and 15 to review design concepts for its new transfer station — the city’s hub for “garbage, recyclables, compost and other materials” on Second and Gilman streets, as first reported by Berkeleyside.
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