At last, better housing for city's low-income seniors | May 2, 2014 | Pleasanton Weekly | |

Pleasanton Weekly

Column - May 2, 2014

At last, better housing for city's low-income seniors

by Jeb Bing

For our low-income seniors living in Kottinger Place and Pleasanton Gardens, there's better housing in the offing. After more than 10 years of debate and hundreds of hours of public hearings, study groups and task force meetings, the Pleasanton Planning Commission last week gave its unanimous approval to a $62.8 million plan to tear down both apartment complexes in phases and replace them with new structures that will double the size with 185 units upgraded to today's building standards.

This story contains 480 words.

If you are a paid subscriber, check to make sure you have logged in. Otherwise our system cannot recognize you as having full free access to our site.

If you are a paid print subscriber and haven't yet set up an online account, click here to get your online account activated.


There are no comments yet for this post

Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: *

Choose a category: *

Since this is the first comment on this story a new topic will also be started in Town Square! Please choose a category that best describes this story.

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields