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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

By Roland Li, San Francisco Business Times 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 […]

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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. […]

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Truth is Beauty, San Leandro Tech Campus featured on KTVU

  On Saturday a 55-foot tall statue is being installed in San Leandro. The celebration is going to start with a drive through the streets before she is delivered to her final home. And now Alex Savidge is at the sight where her 20-foot-long legs are already in place. Alex: Yes, it is a beautiful […]

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Creating a New Story about Women in Tech

Source: phillyvoice.com By now, you may have heard about the ENIAC six, the forgotten female mathematicians who pioneered computer programming. This important story recently made the rounds on social media. It is an excellent example of how a story goes viral, and then becomes part of an ongoing conversation, filling us in on important history […]

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Downtown San Leandro is undergoing a makeover

“Downtown San Leandro is undergoing a makeover of sorts. It includes new developments and businesses, the opening of craft breweries and the arrival of the Truth is Beauty sculpture from Burning Man. The nonprofit organization, San Leandro Improvement Association, is working to facilitate a lot of these changes.” KTVU TV recently featured San Leandro Improvement […]

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Welcome to the new
San Leandro

The new San Leandro Truth is Beauty by Marco Cochrane Photo by Barry Toranto She is the icon of San Leandro’s transformation. Graceful, strong, proud, and reaching toward the future, she imagines a world that is bright and bold, limitless and safe. Truth is Beauty, the 55-foot steel and LED sculpture by artist Marco Cochrane […]