• News for Advocacy

    Tuesday, October 08, 2019
    The Chamber leadership showed up to support the six-story, 120-unit downtown apartment complex proposed at 703 Third Street in San Rafael this week and was very pleased that the City Council voted unanimously on Monday in favor of the project, giving developers the green light to build the complex at 703 Third St. and 898 Lincoln Ave. The 0.63-acre site encompasses two adjacent lots that ...read more
    Categories: Advocacy, Chamber
    Thursday, July 25, 2019
    On Tuesday night, the Planning Commission unanimously supported the Northgate Walk project located at 1005-1010 Northgate Drive in San Rafael.  This project will transform an underutilized site that is zoned for multi-family by replacing an existing gas station and surface parking lot with a unique mix of 136 senior, affordable, and market-rate homes.  Several supporters spoke including Chamber ...read more
    Categories: Advocacy, Chamber
    Thursday, July 25, 2019
    The San Rafael Chamber participated in a Housing Summit on June 27th at the Marin County Office of Education with over 30 other housing advocates in an effort to build a coalition and propel joint efforts for housing. Each organization alone is focused, and strong but together we could truly make a difference. The Housing Crisis Action Group (HCAG) and the Marin Environmental Housing ...read more
    Categories: Advocacy, Chamber, Community, Economic