This blog started out as a chronicle of the shift in tech startup activity from suburban Silicon Valley to urban San Francisco and it was thus called SF is SV. Starting today though, it is reborn as Silicon City!
The rebranding comes at a moment where this blog aims to expand its depth and scope... (more)
Reporting for the Chronicle, Michael Cabanatuan writes that San Francisco transportation policy director Gillian Gillett has proposed demolishing the I-280 freeway from 16th Street north (to be replaced with an Embarcadero-style boulevard) and shrinking/eliminating the Caltrain yard at Fourth an... (more)
Ken Layne has some very inspiring thoughts on the SF-SV continuum. Declaring that SF is the "Brooklyn to an as-yet-unbuilt Manhattan," he argues that we are yet to see a building boom in the space between SF and SV, an urban blossoming that would take place along SR-82 that would make the region ... (more)