A few weeks ago, The Alamedan put out the call for questions to ask City Manager John Russo about the city’s plans to develop Alameda Point. We shared those questions with Russo and his team at City Hall and they sent their answers.
The nonprofit board that oversees Nea Community Learning Center recently voted to fire the school’s top administrator and the nonprofit’s chief operating officer. The decision came after an emotional meeting at which students, parents and the school’s teachers defended the pair and called for their reinstatement.
Environmental groups, state, activists oppose move to convey public land
On April 17, the federal government began court proceedings in U.S. District Court to seize McKay Avenue through eminent domain. The California Department of Parks and Recreation owns the street, which leads to the Crab Cove Visitor Center.
Members of the Planning Board and the Alameda community were able to review details of the Master Plan for the rehabilitation, reuse, and redevelopment of the former Del Monte Warehouse 1501 Buena Vista Ave. at the Planning Board meeting last Monday, April 28.
The Master Plan laid out in detail the project’s configurations regarding the number of housing units, parking arrangements and possible commercial property locations at the site. The 11.5-acre site will include at least 309, but up to 414 housing units and as much as 25,000 square feet of commercial space.