Just in via Socketsite: the Planning Commission voted to disapprove the demolition of the First Methodist Church in order to make way for a flashy new 28-unit Saitowitz development. No word yet on next steps, although signs point to a potential re-design.
Development Of 1601 Larkin Disapproved By Planning Commission - [Socketsite]
Are Planners Overstepping Bounds telling Architects what to do? - [Curbed SF]