Perkins+Will’s Design of the New Fremont District Covered in the San Francisco Chronicle Sunday Edition

Fremont's imaginative planning puts S.F.'s to shame

The plan crafted by the San Francisco office of Perkins + Will and approved in July is designed for "a diversity of uses that promote and provide opportunity for innovation ... while ensuring harmony between uses that are located in close proximity." That word "innovation" is a clue that the city hopes Tesla's presence in the district will attract other technology firms to fill land that now is bare or barely developed. The twist is that the plan doesn't include specific maps and diagrams for the form the district and its 10 sub-areas will take, instead focusing on how things should be once the construction dust settles in 10 or 20 years.

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