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East Bay Times: Preventing birds from flying into glass buildings is aim of Alameda’...
Excerpt: Endangered California least terns have taken such a liking to the closed Alameda Naval Air Station — with hundreds gathering on its cracked runways every year — that the city wants to ensure its winged guests are safe by reducing...
Added: Nov 22, 2018 at 12:27 PM
Memo Regarding Update on the Veterans Affairs Project at Alameda Point by the...
Excerpt: Exhibits: 1. Letter to the VA 2. VA Presentation ... BACKGROUND In 1997, the former Naval Air Station Alameda (NAS Alameda) was selected for closure as part of the 1993 Base...
Added: Nov 20, 2018 at 10:40 PM
Forbes: California Fog To Bottle Vodka Wins Best Alcohol Drink At World Beverage...
Excerpt: [Includes video segment] Earlier this week, Hangar 1 Fog Point vodka won “Best alcohol drink” at the Beverage Innovation Awards - announced at Brau Beviale, a trade show for the beverage industry held in Nürnberg, Germany, which...
Added: Nov 16, 2018 at 11:12 AM
The Daily Californian: Environmentalists criticize Urban Shield for operating on nature...
Excerpt: Urban Shield, a training exercise for emergency response teams, sparked controversy when it held its operations in September on a bird nature reserve at Alameda Point that is home to endangered species. According to John Lindsay...
Added: Nov 8, 2018 at 9:47 AM
San Francisco Business Times: These five megaprojects promise to transform chunks of...
Excerpt: 4. Alameda Point Description and size: Alameda is looking for a developer to build up to 291 homes and commercial/light industrial space at the West Midway portion of the former Alameda Point naval air station. Status: Seven...
Added: Nov 2, 2018 at 10:00 AM
East Bay Express: Guns Versus Birds at the Point, October 31, 2018
Excerpt: On the morning of Saturday, Sept. 6, an armored vehicle trundled up the dirt road of the Alameda Point Nature Preserve, a protected area of land owned by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. The truck stopped, a loud explosion...
Added: Oct 31, 2018 at 8:55 PM
Memo Regarding Resolution Amending Previous Authorization of a Portion of the City...
Excerpt: EXECUTIVE SUMMARY On October 2, 2018, the City Council approved a Fifth Amendment to the Site A Disposition and Development Agreement (DDA) with Alameda Point Partners (APP), for a 68-acre area within Alameda Point. The Fifth...
Added: Oct 25, 2018 at 8:25 PM
CBS SFOcean Cleanup Clears Open-Sea Trial, Heads to Great Pacific Garbage Patch,...
[Includes video] Excerpt: ALAMEDA (CBS SF) — An ambitious effort to corral and remove plastic from the ocean cleared an open-ocean trial this week and is now headed to the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. The Ocean Cleanup, a nonprofit...
Added: Oct 7, 2018 at 11:45 AM
Public Hearing Regarding Public Hearing to Facilitate a Tax-Exempt Bond Financing for...
Excerpt: Exhibit: 1. Project Funding Sources ... BACKGROUND In June 2015, the City Council approved the Site A Development Plan and a Disposition and Development Agreement (DDA) with Alameda Point...
Added: Oct 4, 2018 at 10:53 PM
Memo Regarding Public Hearing to Consider Adoption of Resolution Calling a Special...
Excerpt: BACKGROUND On March 21, 2017, the City Council adopted Resolution No. 15249 pursuant to which it formed CFD 17-1 (Alameda Point Public Services District) in connection with the development of Alameda Point. CFD 17-1 was...
Added: Oct 4, 2018 at 10:47 PM

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