San Jose Sues Santa Clara over Lack of Housing
Two neighboring cities in the southern Bay Area will be taking their land-use feuding to court. The City of San Jose filed a lawsuit today against the smaller neighboring city of Santa Clara, alleging that the latter’s recently approved CityPlace development has a gross imbalance of jobs and housing. The project by Related Companies is expected to bring close to 25,000 jobs with 5.7 million square feet of office space and 1.1 million of retail, but only 1,360 dwelling units. In May, San Jose... more