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TONIGHT: Minton's, Moffett and more for council

Original post made on Jun 16, 2009

The City Council is set to take on four study session topics tonight: a proposed 214-apartment project slated for the Minton's Lumber site; the past, present and future of Moffett Field; the major concerns of the Human Relations Commission; and the unusual topic of taxi service in Mountain View.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, June 16, 2009, 1:35 PM

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Posted by karen McAdams
a resident of Rex Manor
on Jun 16, 2009 at 3:08 pm

where is mintons moving?


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Posted by tommygee
a resident of Rex Manor
on Jun 16, 2009 at 4:03 pm

Mintons would just close up shop---apparently it is the oldest business in Mountain View---over 90+ years that is still operating. Perhaps the city council has an idea of where to move the company within Mtn. View; but where would the lumber company fit? Good question.


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Posted by John
a resident of Old Mountain View
on Jun 16, 2009 at 4:16 pm

Minton's is closing, competition from the big boxes
and the economic/real estate downturn at the same time
have taken their toll. I haven't heard of a definitive date
though.


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