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Council OKs $62.8 million senior housing redevelopment

Original post made on May 31, 2014

Work is expected to start next year on replacing the aging apartments at Pleasanton Gardens and Kottinger Place with a $62.8 million complex to be called Kottinger Gardens that will double the number of units available to Pleasanton's low-income seniors.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, May 30, 2014, 7:56 AM

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Posted by Cholo
a resident of Livermore
on May 31, 2014 at 4:42 pm

What wonderful NEWS! HOORAY! I've already forwarded this to 15 senior's and they in turn will make sure that they forward the article to as many senior's as possible!


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Posted by Cholo
a resident of Livermore
on May 31, 2014 at 4:43 pm

I'm also sending article to several Senior Vets all over the Bay Area!

What wonderful news!

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Posted by Jack
a resident of Downtown
on Jun 1, 2014 at 9:40 am

The numbers mentioned in the story do not add up…
62.8 M to end up with 185 units? That is 340k per unit. Units set to fetch $465-$775 per month.
Somebody is going to lose a lot of money on this one…
I just hope it is MidPen and their investors, and not the City and its tax-payers...

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Posted by john
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Jun 1, 2014 at 2:04 pm

Ok, now how about developing some housing for middle aged or younger people?

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