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255 Oak Grove ? Does this Church sell stamps.
Editor's note: Good catch. The address is 655 Oak Grove Ave.
Since the current facility is owned by the Bohannon family, one might wonder what new bigger and higher building will replace this one.
According to Palo Alto online, the address of the building being sold in Palo Alto is 380 Hamilton. It is the beautiful (and giant) old post office. Sad.
The driving distance and traffic will be worse for the delivery trucks that have to thread their way through Palo Alto to Menlo Park
Will Atherton Post Office be closing then?
Good point Poor Dave. A nice place to put up a train station stop with commuter shops and offices.
The property is owned by the postal service not Bohannon. Maybe he will buy it. This would bring in needed property tax dollars. Also, the government is deliquent in the payment of services provided and collected through the tax rolls. These services have not been paid for since 2006.
This story says the post office will sell a "historic four-story building" in Palo Alto.
What building would that be? Or is this just sloppy reporting?
Editor's note: Thanks for the catch. That was an error.
1) They just finished fixing the roof and redoing the driveway at Bohannon - there goes those tax dollars down the drain!
2) Does it not seem like overkill that there will still be 3 post offices in a small city like MP? Seems to me more like they shouldn't replace Bohannon, should also close down the Avy Ave one, and simply expand Oak Grove (or re-locate it nearby), since it's the one that is always busy.
I got $5. that Bohannon buys it back,JACK!
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