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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 16–27.
Published: 01 December 2016
... in War on Details from the mural Mission Makeover (2012) by Lucia Ippolito and Tirso Araiza. 18 BOOMCA L I FORN I A . COM Poverty initiatives and urban redevelopment, many Mission Latinos resisted the plan to build two Bay Area Rapid Trans- portation (BART) stops in the neighborhood. In city...
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Boom (2014) 4 (2): 62–67.
Published: 01 June 2014
... Francisco Stamen Design cartography San Francisco Municipal Transit Authority Bay Area Rapid Transit BART SFMTA kristin miller Mapping Our Disconnect On the transit system we have, not the one we might have had, or wish we had M aps have power. They can make the illegible legible and the invisible...
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Boom (2014) 4 (4): 37–45.
Published: 01 December 2014
... local activists had been working to slow displacement and keep the neighborhood affordable and livable for the people who were already there, not just the cafe´-and-cupcakes set that was growing with every SOLD sign. These activists saw the rapid increase in housing prices in the area not as oppor...
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Boom (2014) 4 (2): 43–54.
Published: 01 June 2014
... Area is undergoing a period of rapid transformation. In many ways, we ve seen this boom before. Yet the unsettled atmosphere of the current moment in which the middle class fears eviction along- side the most vulnerable has refueled another familiar Bay Area process in the fight against displacement...
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Boom (2014) 4 (2): 76–86.
Published: 01 June 2014
... residents with the city s desire to add new housing stock in a central area well served by public transit. Years of meetings and outreach were held, and planners studied the needs of the area exten- sively. Affordable housing requirements for new buildings were increased, a new type of zoning to protect...
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Boom (2014) 4 (2): 103–113.
Published: 01 June 2014
..., building the Moscone Con- vention Center and creating a Bay Area Regional Transit system to connect their new skyscrapers to bedroom com- munities in the suburbs. The old generation of big thinkers, most of whom are deceased, played a major role in shaping both the global and Pacific Basin economies until...
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Boom (2013) 3 (4): 67–72.
Published: 01 December 2013
... electricity towers and wires now loom as ghostly relics stripped of function. Along the coast, sea level rise has dec- imated beachfront properties while flooding from frequent superstorms has transformed underground systems, such as Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART), into an unintended, unmanaged sewer system...
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Boom (2013) 3 (4): 46–53.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Eve Bachrach This essay discusses Never Built Los Angeles and Unbuilt San Francisco , two exhibits that presented plans for neighborhoods, buildings, and transit infrastructure that were considered for each city but never built. It considers the similarities and differences that have spurred and...
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Boom (2013) 3 (4): 54–66.
Published: 01 December 2013
... where the most rapid urbanization in the state is occurring. Perhaps not surprisingly, environmental justice outside of the Bay Area in eco-dystopian Southern California and the Central Valley has beenmore linked to the labor move- ment and more engaged in farm worker and environmental health issues.20...
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Boom (2012) 2 (2): 100–104.
Published: 01 June 2012
... r 2 012 101 Crime 1 January 2009. oakland, california. Underground. the all-illumined bay area rapid transit Fruitvale train station platform. a melee of indistinct origin and uncertain conclusion occurs on an arriving train. the transit system s private police are called in to restore order. a big...
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Boom (2012) 2 (1): 53–54.
Published: 03 March 2012
... April 2011, it reopened in an 80,000-square-foot space incorporated into the Ashby station of the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) metro network, just david serlin Architecture and Social Justice Ed Roberts Campus, Berkeley, CA. Designed by Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects, 2011. PHOTOGRAPH BY AMY TREMPER...
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Boom (2012) 2 (3): 62–78.
Published: 01 October 2012
..., wild lands of the San Francisco Bay Area as mediated on the sides of public transit vehicles. But a problem remained: How could emotional bonds be forged with passing views of uncuddly animals that challenged us to consider how human urbanization has all but destroyed the natural ecosystem? What visual...