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Palo Alto to Enforce the Largest Mass Displacement of People in History of the City

Thanks for your great article.

Palo Alto to Enforce the Largest Mass Displacement of People in History of the City

I say, eminent domain for $15M which is a healthy profit over the ownership group's $10 M investment, albeit well-below their hypothetical and pipe-dream deal with the developers. It's the moral choice. Palo Alto, thru first the use permit and then its General Plan, has vowed to value ...

Palo Alto to Enforce the Largest Mass Displacement of People in History of the City

As a Palo Alto resident for over thirty years who has paid taxes to support the schools and city government, there is nothing that would make me happier than to have my tax dollars go to supporting the community at Buena Vista either through buying the property to ensure affordable ...

Palo Alto to Enforce the Largest Mass Displacement of People in History of the City

I grew up in the general vicinity and then lived from the time I was 11 years old, my family rented homes in Palo Alto. The land owners were not reliable to fix leaky sinks or leaky roofs or the like, and any time that my mother would plant a ...

Palo Alto to Enforce the Largest Mass Displacement of People in History of the City

The issue here might well be ethnic cleansing , but this is not being done by military or people of ill intent. This is a really an economic issue. It is akin to the car dweller issue. Those who have the wealth always dictate how things will be for those that ...

Palo Alto to Enforce the Largest Mass Displacement of People in History of the City

This makes me sick, just because people have more money they think they can push people around,

Palo Alto to Enforce the Largest Mass Displacement of People in History of the City

Look, the tenants DO NOT own the land. If they can afford it at Market Rate, then good for them. They can move the 'houses' they own to somewhere else. What is a shame is that these immigrant parents who were able to provide several generations of children with WORLD ...

Palo Alto to Enforce the Largest Mass Displacement of People in History of the City

People that Stand, Keep advocating for self, contact legal aid, and contact those billionaires and let them know they have a chance to show their true colors.

Palo Alto to Enforce the Largest Mass Displacement of People in History of the City

They City/County/State should buy it and give the seller some kind of tax incentive to do so at a discount. Even the federal Gov't has an interest in keeping people housed and employed. The seller will owe a lot of taxes on $30MM so there has to ...

Palo Alto to Enforce the Largest Mass Displacement of People in History of the City

Tech people aren't the reason this is happening. The people who support the closure are the same NIMBYs who fought the development of an affordable senior citizens home really close to Buena Vista. They bought into Palo Alto many decades ago and never had anything to do with tech ...
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