East Bay Express: Oakland Submits Bids for Lawrence Berkeley Lab Campus, March 4, 2011


Oakland officials submitted four proposals by private developers for locations throughout the city: The Swig Company offered a plan for "LBNL 2.0" at the Kaiser Center located on the Lake Merritt shore, which would include two 20-story towers. KS Properties One, LLC proposed a campus in West Oakland where the Mandela Grand Project has been planned near the West Oakland Bart Station. Signature Development Group and Reynolds & Brown submitted a plan at the Brooklyn Basin site along Oakland's waterfront wrapped into their 64-acre development project. And LBA Reality Group's Bay Area Innovation Center is proposing to put the campus near the coliseum.