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New Housing Element on Planning Board Agenda Tonight

The City of Alameda Planning Board will receive a draft Housing Element plan tonight.

Tonight, the City of Alameda Planning Board will receive a draft Housing Element plan for the 2015 to 2023 planning period.

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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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Property Appraisals Not Necessary for Land Swap Deal, Superintendent Says

Property valuation appraisals are not required for all of the parcels in a complex land swap deal coming back before Alameda City Council and the Alameda Unified School District, school superintendent Kirsten Vital insists.

Last night, Alameda Unified School District Superintendent Kirsten Vital was adamant that property appraisals are not necessary, and none will be [...]

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New Homes Planned for Alameda’s Northern Waterfront

Trident Partners wants to tear down the Chipman warehouse and divide the parcel into 70 lots for 89 housing units, including 38 duet condominiums.

Trident Partners LLC wants to build 89 new housing units on the site of the existing Chipman warehouse, next to the former Del Monte building, on Buena Vista Avenue near Sherman [...]

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Alameda City Council to Consider Mapes Ranch Subdivision Plan

Property owner Clifford Mapes wants to subdivide the 1.29 acre site at Fernside Boulevard and Tilden Way into 11 lots on which would be built single family homes.

At Tuesday’s council meeting, Alameda City Council will consider a plan to subdivide the vacant lot at the corner of Fernside Boulevard and Tilden Way into 11 [...]

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California’s Job-Housing Plan Puts Financial Pressure on Alameda

By Erica Madison

On April 23, 2012, Planning Manager Andrew Thomas revealed a flaw in California’s new green plan for the Bay Area.

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Alameda City Council Holds Private Town Hall Meeting for Pro-Swap supporters

By Erica Madison

The Mif Albright swap forces a race against time, between members of Alameda City Council and the citizen action group Protect Our Alameda Parks.

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Alameda Citizens Debate Over Winners and Losers in Mif Albright Swap (Part 1)

By Erica Madison

Golf, youth sports, traffic increases, infrastructure pressures and $7.2 million dollars have divided Alameda Citizens; a passionate debate leaves children as the common denominator in the middle of it all.

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On July 13th Alameda Residents are Invited to Woo Lawrence Berkeley National Lab

By Erica Madison

“We want everyone on their best behavior,” laughed Planning Services Manager Andrew Thomas, at Monday’s Planning Board meeting.

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VF Outdoors Changes Building Plans for its Alameda Campus

By Erica Madison and Staff Reports

Located on Harbor Bay Parkway, VF Outdoors‘ construction is on schedule to bring its business to Alameda, thanks to a recent unanimous parcel map approval from the Alameda Planning Board.

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  • Nanotech Battery Company to Move from Atlanta to Alameda http://t.co/8qGM7WegJO ,
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