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County to provide $9.75 million loan for affordable housing project in downtown Mountain View

Original post made on Feb 22, 2022

A proposal to develop a city parking lot at 444 Bryant St. into affordable housing took a big step forward when the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors recently agreed to loan $9.75 million in county funds toward the project.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Saturday, February 19, 2022, 8:54 AM

Comments (6)

Posted by Steven Nelson
a resident of Cuesta Park
on Feb 22, 2022 at 12:23 pm

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This seems a wonderful in-fill project for our city center. This government land (community owned) always seemed to me over the last DECADES as a very poor use of community resources (surface parking lot, mainly dirt).

Thank you unanimous City Council, and now Board of Supervisors.


Posted by Johnny Yuma
a resident of Blossom Valley
on Feb 22, 2022 at 5:58 pm

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Providing options for folks who are less fortunate than many in this valley is a good thing. Everyone should have the opportunity to live with dignity in a home in which they feel comfortable and safe.


Posted by smorr
a resident of Monta Loma
on Feb 22, 2022 at 11:54 pm

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Very pleased to hear that this kind of project is moving forward in Mtn View.


Posted by Leslie Bain
a resident of Cuesta Park
on Feb 23, 2022 at 11:46 am

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This is wonderful news. Truly affordable housing for those who are most in need of it, with funding coming from government.

The math has me curious though. 20+20+40+39=119 units out of 120 will go to those earning up to 80% of AMI. Awesome! Where is the last unit going to go?


Posted by 3rdMAW
a resident of Another Mountain View Neighborhood
on Feb 24, 2022 at 5:01 am

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last unit (120). On-site manager?


Posted by People Need Water
a resident of Shoreline West
on Feb 24, 2022 at 9:26 am

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Guarantee you those numbers will change a lot once the developers feel comfortable


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