Demolition permits have been filed to clear four buildings to make way for the 16-story mixed-use project at 2359 Harrison Street in Northgate Waverly, Oakland. Just two blocks from Oakland’s current tallest building at One Kaiser Plaza, 2359 Harrison is part of a slow contemporary expansion of Oakland’s central business district. The project will add 330 new dwelling units with some affordable units to the East Bay housing market.
The Oakland Planning Commission is scheduled tomorrow to review plans for a new 400-student charter high school at 1045 Derby Avenue in Fruitvale, Oakland. The applicant is Education for Change Public Schools, a charter management organization operating six separate schools with over three thousand students in Fruitvale and Elmhurst. Construction will replace the former campus for Epic Charter middle school, which operated between 2014 and 2018 before city orders led to an abrupt closure.
A new rendering has been revealed for a five-story mixed-use building at 7521 MacArthur Boulevard in Eastmont, Oakland. To be called Macarthur & 76th Avenue Apartments, the development would add 11 units to the East Bay’s housing market. Devi Dutta Architecture is managing the design and project.
Development permits have been filed for a proposed residential development at 6225 Harmon Avenue in Oakland’s Seminary neighborhood. The development will build on a vacant parcel to create three new two-story dwelling units. Sunnyvale-based Phan Designs is responsible for architecture and design.
Development permits have been filed for a residential in-fill at 868 36th Street in Longfellow, Oakland. The project would fill a vacant parcel with two single-family dwellings. Union City-based design studio Cheryl Lima will be responsible for the design.