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Housing-starved Cupertino wonders what to do with vacant mall

By Adam Brinklow - Curbed SF, November 28, 2017 The city of Cupertino, in the midst of a housing crisis, is once again considering what to do with the Vallco Shopping Mall, which now sits mostly empty and could be a prime spot for future mixed-use development. Opened to fanfare in 1976, Vallco has since fallen on [...]

December 1st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Cupertino moves to start comprehensive planning around Vallco

By Janice Bitters - Silicon Valley Business Journal, November 22, 2017 Cupertino officials Tuesday night took two major steps toward starting a comprehensive planning process around what should rise at the city’s nearly vacant Vallco Shopping Center. The first step came as a unanimous vote by the City Council to hire Opticos Design Inc. to help with community outreach [...]

November 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Cupertino to vote, reignite controversial Vallco development talks

By Janice Bitters - Silicon Valley Business Journal, November 21, 2017 The city of Cupertino tonight will vote on whether or not to hire a consultant to make a new specific plan for the Vallco Shopping District Special Area, a roughly 58-acre site where the nearly-empty Vallco Shopping Mall currently stands. The vote is significant because it [...]

November 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Community rallies and asks City to plan for future reuse of dead Vallco Mall

By Staff - Cupertino Today, October 20, 2017 A large group of community members and representatives from local unions rallied before and spoke during public comment at this week’s City Council meeting in support of the recently announced re-engagement of the owner of the empty Vallco Shopping Mall to redevelop the site.  The regularly scheduled [...]

October 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|