http://almanacnews.com/square/print/2010/02/26/for-your-consideration


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For your consideration

Original post made on Feb 26, 2010

The Bohannon Development Co. has invested six years and $7.5 million into a development proposal for three office towers and a hotel totaling nearly 1 million square feet, employing 70 consultants in the process. We take a look inside that effort, and examine the misgivings some local people have about the scale of the operation.

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Posted by Sam Sinnott
a resident of Menlo Park: Central Menlo Park
on Feb 26, 2010 at 10:55 am

Well written article, Sean. Captures the political complexity of the approval process with very little bias.

Tostas analogy of software hackers and development hackers is interesting.


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Posted by Duane
a resident of another community
on May 26, 2010 at 12:36 pm

Probably cost Bohannon's less to build the entire Hillsdale Shopping Center in San Mateo in the 50s....