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Council praises green apartment project

Original post made on Jun 28, 2012

Possibly the most praised residential project of its size in recent memory was approved by the City Council Tuesday night; 193 apartments that may now replace the San Antonio Inn on El Camino Real.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, June 28, 2012, 10:17 AM

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Posted by mvrevenuestream
a resident of The Crossings
on Jun 28, 2012 at 7:32 pm

Mr. Inks understands affordable housing is no fighter jet ride.

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Posted by DCS
a resident of Old Mountain View
on Jul 1, 2012 at 5:01 pm

I find it interesting that Abe-Koga, Inks and Means have opposed placing the burden of affordable housing development on rental housing developers, BUT they think it's OK to place the burden on individual home owners.

The amount of criticism that was presented to the Council regarding the BMR being built at Evelyn/Franklin, and the amount of times this council ignored concerns is astounding. I guess the people who own homes around BMR are not rich enough or influential enough to receive a chance to compromise.

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