Plans to redesign Ashby, North Berkeley BART stations discussed at community workshop

North Berkeley BART Station
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The city of Berkeley plans to transform existing swaths of parking lots at the Ashby and North Berkeley BART stations into a mixture of housing, open spaces and other community amenities.

Hosted by Berkeley City Council over Zoom, the first of three sessions aiming to “re-imagine” the Ashby and North Berkeley BART stations in a community-lead effort was held Monday.
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Off the Grid off to rough 4th start in Berkeley

Food truck owners and local shop vendors were hoping the fourth time could be the charm for Off the Grid, which returned to Berkeley on Sunday, but overcast skies and low turnout put a damper on what many had hoped would be a vibrant comeback for the street food market.
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