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News - November 11, 2011

Study finds downtown is booming

by Daniel DeBolt

Mountain View has an enviable success story on Castro Street, where office spaces are full and retail sales are up.

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Comments

Posted by Downtown neighbor, a resident of Old Mountain View
on Nov 16, 2011 at 9:21 pm

Sure, why not have a city-run grocery store downtown. In an ideal world the city would run everything - groceries, parking, and maybe a good restaurant - that will need taxpayer support soon too because there won't be enough parking for people to be able to get close. This of course goes well in hand with the 20 million of taxpayer dollars already committed by the city to replace perfectly useful downtown parking with government-run housing projects. Delicious. Feed the out-of-town developers. From the 99% to the 1% in the name of do gooding!