Preliminary development permits have been filed to propel the Mandela Station project at West Oakland BART development located at 1451 7th Street in West Oakland. Development agreement and a preliminary application for future changes to the building height and approved uses have been submitted. San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District is the property owner. JRDV Architects is responsible for the design concepts and construction.
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.
Permits have been submitted seeking the approval of a new residential project proposed at 1520 West San Carlos in downtown San Jose. The project proposal includes the development of apartments. Plans call for the demolition of existing buildings on the site. Studio Current is responsible for the design concept and construction.
Permits have been filed to request the construction of a four-story student housing project at 6409 Folsom Boulevard in East Sacramento. The project would add 54 new apartments and retail across from the California State University Sacramento campus. Placer County-based Epic Global Real Estate Advisors is assisting in the project.