Tag Archives: Brooklyn Basin

Brooklyn Basin plan. Source: Signature Properties 2013.

Mayor’s Brooklyn Basin Project Shortchanges Black Workers, Taxpayers and Minority Contractors Oakland residents receive less than 2 percent of project wages

Brooklyn Basin, a $1.5 billion waterfront condominium project now being built near downtown Oakland, may be a great deal for developers but not so good for local construction workers, taxpayers or local companies that want [...]

Brooklyn Basin on a Fast Track, Largest Residential Development in City’s History

Media, labor groups and civic leaders were almost breathless with enthusiasm in their praise for the Brooklyn Basin development, 3,100 units of mostly market rate housing that broke ground this spring on the waterfront from [...]