The Housing Authority of the City of Alameda (AHA) has negotiated a purchase and sale agreement for the Hawthorn Suites hotel at 1628 Webster Street.
On May 19, the City Council approved a multi-pronged Commercial Streets Program to streamline the permit approval process for expanding dining and retail to parklets and sidewalks. Last Friday many Alameda businesses and restaurants began reopening.
The City of Alameda is notifying residents to not be alarmed if they see smoke or hear sirens blaring at the Webster and Posey Tubes (State Route 61) the night of Wednesday, June 15. The smoke and sirens will be due to a drill by the Oakland and Alameda fire departments.
At its Feb. 14 meeting, the Planning Board held a Housing Element workshop to review and comment on a proposed zoning code amendment to permit and encourage housing development along Park and Webster streets.