Downtown's missing history - Page 2

Reject the new condo tower project next to the Transamerica Building

Most are owned either by empty-nesters returning from the suburbs, Silicon Valley commuters, or international jet-setters seeking a SF pied-à-terre.

So there are very good reasons for planners and the supervisors to reject this project — and for the city not to forget that the rules that make this deal unappealing were neither random nor a mistake. There's history here, and once you understand it, the project makes very little sense. * *

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