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Phase Two of the San Leandro Tech Campus Takes Shape

Photo: JLL October 2017 marks the one-year anniversary of the grand opening of Phase One of the San Leandro Tech Campus (SLTC), a 132,000 sq. ft., LEED Gold certified, Class A office building located next to the San Leandro BART Station. Hundreds of people attended the grand opening celebration, which shined a spotlight on the […]

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Developer gets OK to build San Leandro Tech Campus apartments

SAN LEANDRO — The San Mateo developer charged with building out the San Leandro Tech Campus next to the San Leandro BART station has received the green light to construct a mixed-use, residential complex within the office park. The San Leandro City Council, by a 7-0 vote July 17, approved Westlake Urban’s plan to expand […]

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197 apartments proposed near San Leandro BART station

SAN LEANDRO — The developer that transformed a long-vacant strip of land by the San Leandro BART station into a budding campus for Bay Area technology companies is now seeking to build apartments on the same site. Plans by Westlake Urban, of San Mateo, for the San Leandro Tech Campus include expanding a new six-story parking […]

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Developer wants to build large apartment project next to East Bay BART station

Developer Westlake Urban is close to approval on 197 apartments at its San Leandro Tech Campus, as a decade-long effort to build next to the BART station gains momentum. The City Council will vote to potentially approve the housing project at 601 Parrot St. on Monday. The project requires a plan change in the San […]

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Work begins on San Leandro Tech Campus 2.0

Photo: Iran Ramirez Second six-story office building to be finished by September 2018 SAN LEANDRO — The ground settled just seven months ago at the new OSISoft world headquarters building next to the San Leandro BART station, but construction is already taking place next door. Work began several weeks ago on the second San Leandro […]

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Three Little Words at the Heart of Creative Land Recycling

Reclaim, connect, transform: Those three words illustrate the arc of Westlake Urban’s work to redevelop San Leandro’s former Del Monte Cannery site into the new San Leandro Tech Campus (SLTC). Those three words are also at the heart of the work of the Center for Creative Land Recycling (CCLR or “see clear”). Founded in 1996 […]

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“Truth is Beauty” Sculpture Revealed in San Leandro

SAN LEANDRO (KRON)—In the midst of an artistic transformation Saturday, the city of San Leandro welcomed what city leaders hope will become an iconic sculpture symbolizing the importance of empowering women. KRON4’s Philippe Djegal was there as the sculpture “Truth is Beauty” was revealed. A stunning sight to behold. Two years after it’s creation, ‘Truth […]

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Naked ‘Truth’ Towers Over East Bay Campus

By Sam Whiting, San Francisco Chronicle As BART heads south past the Coliseum, the bare torso of a woman takes shape on the horizon. She keeps taking shape, and by the time the train stops at downtown San Leandro she is fully formed and on her toes like a ballet dancer, back arched, arms reaching […]

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East Bay office campus opens next to BART; second phase to start soon on spec

One of the East Bay’s only new office buildings is opening this week next to the San Leandro BART station, and a second phase is moving forward without a tenant. After two years of construction, developer Westlake Urban’s San Leandro Tech Campus will be occupied this week by software company OSIsoft, which leased the first […]

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Nude Statue in San Leandro is Eye-Catching, but Far From Controversial

By Kevin L. Jones Photo: Westlake Urban In the suburban city of San Leandro, a 55-foot-tall statue of a naked woman dancing at a local technology park has turned a few heads since it was unveiled last Tuesday — especially at a nearby BART station, where the statue can be seen from the train platform. […]