The San Francisco Board of Supervisors agreed that work on the major redevelopment “Does not pose any human health risks.” The Bayview-Hunters Point project, according to neighborhood residents, is sending asbestos-laden dust into the air and causing health complications. From the San Francisco Examiner.
In response to the health concerns, Supervisor Chris Daly introduced a resolution calling for an immediate halt to the Hunters Point Naval Shipyard construction project in order to conduct an independent study on possible health impacts. For more than a year, Lennar Corp. has been preparing one parcel of a former massive shipyard for a 1,600-unit residential development. The board voted down the resolution.
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