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Worker Center submits plans for new building

Original post made on Nov 16, 2008

The Day Worker Center of Mountain View has submitted plans to the city for a remodel of its new headquarters at 113 Escuela Ave., an abandoned cinderblock building that the center snapped up for $300,000 earlier this year.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, November 13, 2008, 10:38 AM

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Posted by Dean Escula REsident
a resident of Shoreline West
on Nov 16, 2008 at 6:51 pm

The day worker center is very strongly opposed by literally everyone I know. No one wants it here.

And they planted that tree too close to the sidewalk, in a few years it will cause all sorts of problems for us to repair the damage they caused and increase our property taxes.


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Posted by Randall Flagg
a resident of North Whisman
on Nov 16, 2008 at 10:58 pm

Is this center for everyone, or just immigrants?



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Posted by Betty
a resident of Old Mountain View
on Nov 17, 2008 at 8:17 am

Is this a joke? No property owners want it, the area's is zoned for residential so the city will have to make an exception, no one wants free labor (which no doubt exploits some one down the line), and it primarily serves the illegal immigrant population which is draining our state and city of revenue while ruining our system of public education.

I'd like to set up a coffeeshop out of my garage in old Mountain View, in a residential zone. I'm going to ask the city for an exception. I'm going to offer a free cup of coffee to anyone who might oppose it. My employees will all be illegal and I ain't going to pay them squat. Oh, and I'll be seeking donations for my project.


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Posted by Dean Escula REsident
a resident of Shoreline West
on Nov 17, 2008 at 4:43 pm

This will be a place for undocumented immigrants, only.


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Posted by Daniel DeBolt
a resident of Old Mountain View
on Nov 18, 2008 at 12:25 pm

Daniel DeBolt is a registered user.

The last comment is false. While most of the day workers are immigrants of unknown legal status, some were definitely born here. There are even some white folks or "anglos" as director Maria Marroquin calls them.


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Posted by EFMohammedMartinez
a resident of another community
on Dec 2, 2008 at 6:10 am

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Posted by EFMohammedMartinez
a resident of another community
on Dec 2, 2008 at 12:53 pm

HEY YA'LL UP THAR! WHAT'S THA MATTAH?! CAN'T TAKE THA TRUTH, ...EH?! THAT'S WHAT'S WRONG WITH YA'LL WHITE "PEOPLE"! YA'LL "GOOD WHITE CHRISTIANS" ALWAYS LIKE TO THROW YOUR MANURE, BUT CAN'T HANDLE IT WHEN A MEXICAN THROWS RIGHT BACK ONTO YOUR WHITE FILTHY MUGS, ...RIGHT GOOBERS?!
YOU FIGURE!


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Posted by Don Frances
Mountain View Voice Editor
on Dec 2, 2008 at 1:53 pm

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I throw out all manure, "EFMohammedMartinez," including yours. You don't hear all the whining from the other guys -- many of them militant race-baiters just like you -- but I get it from them too.

You are welcome to post all the opinions you like ... somewhere else. Your comments are not welcome on this site, which is privately owned. If you are unclear on our terms of use, read them here: Web Link. I suspect, however, that you don't care about our terms of use. So the sorts of comments you leave will continue to be removed.

I have a better idea: save us both the hassle and quit posting here.

If you'd like to discuss this privately, contact me directly at dfrances@mv-voice.com.


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Posted by EFMohammedMartinez
a resident of another community
on Dec 2, 2008 at 7:37 pm

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