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Mountain View 24 Hour Fitness closes for upgrades, paving way for new Los Altos district school

Original post made on Jan 9, 2022

The 24 Hour Fitness on 550 Showers Drive in Mountain View is getting a major upgrade. That could be good news for weightlifters and Los Altos School District families alike.


Read the full story here Web Link posted Saturday, January 8, 2022, 9:44 AM

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Posted by LongResident
a resident of another community
on Jan 9, 2022 at 2:38 pm

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Wow, this story leaves a lot out. There are a lot of other properties and issues affected by the proposed new school. The land involved is actually 11.65 acres of which the 2.5 acres which now holds the parking lot for the empty Joann Fabrics building, the entrance into the shopping center from Showers drive, and about 1/2 of the current California St 24 Hr gym is going to have 2 acres sold to the city for a new city park. The park could open well before 2025, so what the gym construction delay is doing is holding off on demoing the buildings for the city's park to be built!

The school district is going to end up owning the land holding the driveway and the big sign with the park between that and the future school grounds.

It's a shame to have that empty Joann building just sit there doing nothing when it's going to be turned into 1/2 of the new park at some point. Allegedly.


Posted by LongResident
a resident of another community
on Jan 9, 2022 at 2:45 pm

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See Web Link



Posted by r1burgos
a resident of Whisman Station
on Jan 10, 2022 at 2:44 pm

r1burgos is a registered user.

No Basketball court? :-(


Posted by I can't breathe pollution
a resident of Shoreline West
on Jan 13, 2022 at 8:16 am

I can't breathe pollution is a registered user.

Building a school in the middle of a shopping center...you guys are really running out of ideas....because everything you do exacerbates your problems. You guys are silly


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