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Google-owned Makani Power Expands Lease at Alameda Point

Makani Power, a wind energy company owned by Internet search giant Google, has renewed its lease at Alameda Point, with additional space.

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Council Asked to Certify Alameda Point Environmental Impact Report Next Week

A public hearing is scheduled next week at the Alameda City Council meeting, where City Council will be asked to certify the final environmental impact report for Alameda Point, and additional zoning and general plan changes to support the redevelopment of the former navy base.

The city council meeting starts at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, [...]

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Ferry Facility Design Hearing Tonight

WETA proposes a four-story building and maintenance facilities to support Bay ferries.

The San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission is holding a design committee review in San Francisco tonight to consider a proposal for a Bay ferry operations and maintenance facility at Alameda Point.

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Alameda Point Final Environmental Impact Report Now Available

On the day before Christmas, the City of Alameda announced that the final Environmental Impact Report (FEIR) for Alameda Point is now available.

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No Response from Bonta’s Office on Schools Funding Question

18th Assembly District Representative Rob Bonta

Representatives from 18th Assembly District Representative Rob Bonta’s office have not yet responded to a schools funding question submitted to them earlier this week.

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Infrastructure Financing Districts are the New Redevelopment

The use of tax increment financing to redevelop Alameda Point would have a negative impact on the city’s finances, a study to be presented tonight says.

The use of tax increment financing to develop Alameda Point would negatively impact the City of Alameda’s general fund, as property tax revenue would be diverted to fund upfront [...]

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City Launches Survey to Name Alameda Point Hub

The City of Alameda has launched a public survey on suggested names for the central hub of the center of the redeveloped Alameda Point.

The City of Alameda has launched a public survey to gather input on preferred names for the hub of a redeveloped Alameda Point, centered on the former seaplane lagoon.

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Public Comment Period on Alameda Point Impact Report Begins

The City of Alameda has published a draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR) on proposed plans for the redevelopment of Alameda Point. The public comment period runs through October 21st.

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Alameda Point Town Center Ideas Before Planning Board Tonight

Public dialog before the City of Alameda Planning Board about what the area around the Seaplane Lagoon at Alameda Point may look like continues tonight.

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Rising Sea Levels Locked-in for Alameda, Many Other American Cities

Climate central says that sea level rise is already locked-in.

A climate study released this week says that rising sea levels causing flooding in Alameda are already ‘locked in’ based on current levels of climate pollution.

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