This major infrastructure project may or may not solve the city's traffic woes, but it will leave a vibrant fishing community in its wake.
Mayor Ada Colau says her city's ongoing work to create affordable housing and safer streets provided a foundation for its crisis response.
Covid-19 has amplified the structural problems with these tiny apartments as daily life spills out into the street.
A group of housing advocates are hoping a new referendum will transfer ownership of a quarter of a million apartments to the people.
Proponents see Measure J as a means of achieving racial and economic justice through fiscal policy and hope the model can be replicated in other cities.
Programmes that match seniors with students increase the supply of affordable housing while decreasing both living costs and social isolation.
Along with the major cities, Biden made progress in midsize and small metro areas. The biggest swings in the vote occurred in more densely populated counties.
Austerity feeds on the US's unique form of urban decline. To understand how, just look to Northeast Ohio.
Both the city and the greater metro region are taking a comprehensive approach, combining new parks and urban greenery initiatives with big investments in alternative transportation.
"Rewilding" places nature at the centre of urban development.
App-based companies spent millions to keep their California workers classified as independent contractors, not employees. Now they want to shop the law around the country.