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Woodside: Architect joins architecture review board

Original post made on Aug 4, 2010

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

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, August 4, 2010, 7:06 AM

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Posted by undrgrndgirl
a resident of another community
on Aug 4, 2010 at 9:44 am

an architect joining an architectural review that's news! ...sigh...

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Posted by R.GORDON
a resident of another community
on Aug 5, 2010 at 6:29 pm

R.GORDON is a registered user.

And she thinks she can outwit Mr. Jobs et al again?
HE will build to code and ANY design he wishes, without looking up from his newest invention.

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Posted by POGO
a resident of Woodside: other
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.

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Posted by R.Gordon
a resident of another community
on Aug 8, 2010 at 5:12 pm

Mr. POGO.......My reply REMAINS facetious to anyone who still thinks this is the 20th Century.
I am sure Ms.Lubin is competent, but you haven't a clue of some of the architects I know and have worked with in my lifetime; who would be able to get a giant igloo built out of titanium and to code.
As for my comment about Mr. Jobs, I doubt if he is concerned one way or another, that he won't get the home he wishes to be built.

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