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Mountain View seeks to build emergency shelter for homeless families and seniors

Original post made on Aug 27, 2020

The city of Mountain View is proposing to transform a vehicle storage lot into an emergency shelter, creating a housing complex out of small prefabricated units for homeless families and seniors.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, August 26, 2020, 1:29 PM

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Posted by Steven Nelson
a resident of Cuesta Park
on Aug 27, 2020 at 11:20 am

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Now - will the MVWSD Board, and the neighborhood around Cooper School - show similar compassion? I doubt it. Too many wealthy NIMBYs in both groups.

I'm glad the City, working with The County, and others is on top of this. All the MVWSD has to do, is "lease" the vacant Cooper School land, that has been used for Construction Trailers, to The County (or City). Then the County/City can do the rest (legally)!

YIMBY: Cuesta Park Annex (unused land in a residential area, close to schools and shopping & transportation). PLEASE CITY, do the same here!


Posted by Groot
a resident of Willowgate
on Sep 1, 2020 at 9:20 pm

Groot is a registered user.

Makes sense — couple of liquor stores within walking distance.

Wonderful how the city managers are so generous with the citizens' tax money toward the transient folks.



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