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Mayor London Breed Celebrates Groundbreaking of New Affordable Housing in the Mission

Monday, March 18, 2019

Mayor London N. Breed today joined community leaders to celebrate the groundbreaking of future affordable housing at 1950 Mission Street. Once completed, the project will offer 155 affordable apartments for families, with 40 of those units serving families that have previously experienced homelessness.

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Mayor London Breed, Supervisor Matt Haney, and Community Leaders Celebrate the Grand Opening of New Affordable Housing at 1036 Mission Street

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Mayor London N. Breed, Supervisor Matt Haney and community leaders today celebrated the grand opening of new 100 percent affordable housing at 1036 Mission Street for low-income families, with nearly half of the apartments set aside for those experiencing homelessness. 

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Mayor London Breed, Supervisor Vallie Brown, and Community Leaders Celebrate the Reopening of One of the Oldest Public Housing Developments in San Francisco

Mayor London N. Breed, Supervisor Vallie Brown, and community leaders today celebrated the grand reopening of Westside Courts, one of the oldest public housing developments in San Francisco and the only public housing development that at the time of its construction was primarily reserved for African-American residents.

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Mayor London Breed and Community Leaders Celebrate the Groundbreaking of New Affordable Housing in the Mission District

Mayor London N. Breed, Supervisor Hillary Ronen and community leaders today celebrated the groundbreaking of Casa Adelante, a nine-story building located at 2060 Folsom Street that will provide 127 permanently affordable apartments for low-income households, including 29 units for homeless transitional age youth and parenting youth.

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Mayor London Breed, Supervisor Catherine Stefani, and Community Leaders Celebrate the Reopening of Affordable Housing for Seniors and People with Disabilities

Mayor London N. Breed, Supervisor Catherine Stefani, and community leaders today celebrated the rehabilitation and grand reopening of two former public housing properties serving seniors and people with disabilities in the lower Pacific Heights neighborhood.

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Mayor London Breed, Supervisor Mandelman, and Community Leaders Celebrate the Reopening of Affordable Housing

Mayor London N. Breed, Supervisor Rafael Mandelman, and community leaders today rededicated 90 newly renovated affordable apartments for seniors and people with disabilities. The former public housing site at 25 Sanchez Street is one of 29 properties previously owned by the San Francisco Housing Authority that was renovated under the Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) program through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, which allows for a voluntary, permanent conversion of public housing to privately-owned, permanently affordable housing.

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Mayor London Breed, Supervisor Vallie Brown, and Community Leaders Celebrate the Reopening of Affordable Housing for Seniors and People with Disabilities

San Francisco, CA — Mayor London N. Breed, Supervisor Vallie Brown, and community leaders today celebrated the grand reopening and rededication of 1750 McAllister Street, a recently acquired and rehabilitated residence serving seniors and people with disabilities.

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Mayor London Breed, Anita Lee and Community Leaders Celebrate the Preservation of Permanent Affordable Housing in Honor of Mayor Edwin Lee

San Francisco, CA — Mayor London N. Breed, Anita Lee, and community leaders today celebrated the acquisition and preservation of two adjoining buildings in the Inner Richmond neighborhood under the City’s Small Sites Program, which will ensure that 16 homes remain permanently affordable.

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Mayor London Breed Announces Funding to Implement Tenant Right to Counsel Program

Mayor London N. Breed today announced the local nonprofit legal service organizations that will receive $5.8 million in total funding over the next two years to provide legal assistance to San Francisco tenants facing eviction. The Tenant Right to Counsel (TRC) Program is the first of its kind in California and second nationally.

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