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Shadowy Bay Area land buyers have strong anti-SF feelings

Shadowy Bay Area land buyers have strong anti-SF feelings

Patrick Collison speaks onstage during WIRED25 Work: Inside San Francisco’s Most Innovative Workplaces on Oct. 12, 2018, in San Francisco. Phillip Faraone / Getty Images For months, rumors swirled about the purpose of Flannery Associates’ land grab. Skeptical landowners turned down jacked-up prices. Officials worried about the acres’ adjacency to Travis Air Force Base. Then, a survey arrived: Solano County residents, SFGATE …

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Emotions run high over possibility of closing San Francisco Unified schools – NBC Bay Area

Emotions run high over possibility of closing San Francisco Unified schools – NBC Bay Area

Emotions boiled over at the San Francisco Unified School District Tuesday when the option to remedy a massive deficit was closing schools.  The first public speaker was the Reverend Amos Brown, who interrupted the meeting to demand public comment at the beginning of the meeting, not the end. But board members spoke first, acknowledging a mountain of problems. “We haven’t …

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