Woodside: Architect joins architecture review board Woodside, posted by Editor, The Almanac Online, on Aug 4, 2010 at 9:44 am
The Woodside Town Council, in a unanimous vote, appointed resident and architect Thalia Lubin to the town's Architecture and Site Review Board. She is also on the town's History Committee and is participating in this year's task force of volunteers and staff who are reviewing the town's general plan
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Posted by POGO, a resident of the Woodside: other neighborhood, on Aug 5, 2010 at 8:42 pm
Neither of you have a clue about what you're talking about.
Ms. Lubin is a professional and has a very long history of community involvement. And the Woodside ASRB (and Planning Commission), by design, is SUPPOSED to be mostly lay people - except for one architect and one landscape architect. That's the idea.
Mr. Jobs did not build to ANY design he wanted. His project was subject to approval by the ASRB, Planning Commission and Town Council. Most importantly, his project complies with all of Woodside's regulations, including a maximum 6,000 square feet for his main residence.
Large, yes, but clearly within the limits of an enormous and beautiful property.