San Jose"s City Council just unanimously approved Google"s Downtown West project

The 80-acre project, first unveiled by city officials in 2017, is the largest in San Jose's history and could house 20,000 Google employees if fully built out......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 26th, 2021

Tower addition approved for historic Montgomery Hotel in downtown San Jose

Despite opposition from some San Jose residents and preservationists, the San Jose City Council on Tuesday unanimously approved a 24-story cantilevered addition to the historic Montgomery Hotel building in downtown San Jose. The city council vote.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 29th, 2020

By the numbers: The potential dollars, workers and square footage of Google"s Downtown West project in San Jose

What would it take to actually build out a project on the scale of Google's Downtown West in San Jose?.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 24th, 2021

San Jose Mayor Liccardo is "confident" the city, Google and the Sharks will reach an agreement on parking at SAP Center

With a key vote one day away, San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo believes the city and Google will find common ground with the San Jose Sharks over Google’s Downtown West campus proposal......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 27th, 2021

Boston Properties buys site of huge downtown San Jose office project from co-developers ahead of groundbreaking

Real estate investment trust Boston Properties Inc. has purchased the site of Platform 16, a 1.1 million-square-foot office campus near San Jose's Diridon Station and adjacent to Google's planned mixed-use village on downtown's west side that is slated.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 21st, 2020

Kobayashi Group to develop 400 affordable rentals in West Oahu

The Honolulu City Council on Wednesday approved a resolution authorizing Mayor Kirk Caldwell’s administration to enter into a development agreement with Kobayashi Group entity KG Kapolei Parkway LLC for the project......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 31st, 2020

Houston City Council OKs multimillion-dollar tax break for mixed-use entrepreneurial hub

Houston City Council approved a $6 million tax abatement for the Founders District, a mixed-use project planned in west Houston aimed at growing startups and small businesses. The Founders District, proposed for 1260-1336 Brittmoore Road, would consist.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 12th, 2019

Orlando city council OKs electric scooter pilot program

The Orlando City Commission unanimously approved a modified ordinance that will allow for electric scooters in downtown and beyond. The commission on Dec. 9 approved the program, which allows companies to have 200 scooters to start and eventually .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 9th, 2019

Let the music play: Banks venue gets final approval

The $27 million music venue set to go at the Banks has received all of the approvals needed from Cincinnati City Council to make the project a reality. City Council unanimously approved on Wednesday changes to the Banks’ concept plan and a devel.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 20th, 2019

Did you miss Google"s downtown San Jose presentation? Watch it here.

Now that Google Inc. has a framework for its proposed development that, if enacted, would transform the west side of San Jose's downtown, the company wants to tell as many city residents as it can about its plans. The Mountain View-based tech gian.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 26th, 2019

Goodyear OKs deal to bring Nike"s $184M plant to West Valley

Goodyear City Council on Monday unanimously approved an agreement with Nike subsidiary Air Manufacturing Innovation, the maker of Nike Air shoes, to reimburse the company for a portion of the cost of creating at least 505 jobs in the city. The cit.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2019

Council approves incentives to support 213 potential jobs for downtown Greensboro

The city of Greensboro agreed today to kick-in $426,000 in incentives to support a project that could potentially bring 213 jobs to downtown Greensboro. In a March 15 special meeting, the City Council voted unanimously to approve the incentives to h.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 15th, 2019

Rocklin selling downtown land for multifamily project

After a city-approved sale, land in downtown Rocklin is a step closer to becoming the site of a 78-unit live/work multifamily project. Developer Rocklin Quarry Oaks 7 LLC has city approval to buy the 1.7-acre vacant property west of where Pacific S.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 14th, 2018

Austin Scraps Ambitious CodeNEXT Re-Zoning Effort

Austin City Hall at 301 W. 2nd St. in downtown Austin. Austin’s ambitious rewrite of its land development code is dead after the Austin City Council unanimously voted to scrap the project. It would h.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytAug 13th, 2018

City to vacate property for BJCC stadium project

The city of Birmingham is vacating areas along two downtown roads to make way for the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex’s stadium project. The Birmingham City Council approved on Tuesday the vacation of 180,149 square feet of 23rd Street .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 29th, 2018

Protestors Chained Themselves to Chairs Over Google’s Plan to Bring 20,000 Jobs to San Jose

Google's proposal was ultimately approved during a 10 hour-long San Jose City Council meeting. Google has been approved to buy $110 million worth of public land in San Jose, Calif., following a unanimous vote by the San Jose City Council after .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 5th, 2018

Plans for 800-bed "co-living" proposal near downtown San Jose Google project spark zoning conversation

Plans submitted to the city for an 18-story, 800-bed .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 14th, 2018

Five things you need to know today, and help me plan for Vegas

Good morning, Cincinnati! Here are the six! most important things you need to know to help start your busy business day: Downtown hotel gets tax breaks Chris Wetterich reports that Cincinnati City Council has unanimously approved a property tax ab.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 28th, 2019

The Sharks agreed not to sue Google to stop Downtown West after San Jose addressed the team"s parking and traffic concerns

San Jose and Google reached an agreement with the Sharks' parent company that addresses the team's concerns about how development in the area around SAP Center will affect parking and traffic for fans.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 25th, 2021

Gov. Newsom just signed a bill that streamlines environmental regulations for big projects like Google"s Downtown West

Newsom visited the planned site of Google's massive San Jose campus to sign and tout the new law......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 20th, 2021

Out-of-state developer Halcon plans apartment complex in Salisbury

Halcon Development LLC is planning an 84-unit apartment complex at the corner of Jake Alexander Boulevard and South Main Street in Salisbury. A rezoning request for the project was approved last week by Salisbury City Council......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 29th, 2021