Mountain View Walk the Talk Forum
El Camino Real connects historic downtowns and features large parks, diverse shopping opportunities, and Caltrain, BART, and bus service. Please join us for the fourth workshop in a series on the Grand Boulevard Initiative, reimagining El Camino Real through the Peninsula. On Monday, April 30, we’ll discuss the needs and goals around this vital thoroughfare through Mountain View, and we want to hear from you.
We will be joined by world renowned community planning and revitalizationThe renewal and improvement of older commercialA land use classification that permits facilities for the buying and selling of commodities and services. and residentialLand designated in the city or county general plan and zoning ordinance for buildings consisting only of dwelling units. May be improved, vacant, or unimproved. areas through actions or programs that encourage and facilitate private and public investment. This investment can include activities and programs designed to improve neighborhoods; strengthen existing businesses; encourage quality renovation and new construction; enhance public spaces and pedestrian amenities; ensure safe, efficient, and convenient traffic flow; attract new businesses; and contribute to the social and economic vitality of the area. expert, Michael Freedman, Founder of Freedman Tung + Sasaki. Residents will have the opportunity to ask questions and provide input on how to make El Camino Real a more walkable, vibrant street!
This event is free but registration is required. Don’t miss this chance to participate in a conversation about Mountain View.
For more information on the Grand Boulevard Initiative, please visit the website.
Keynote speaker: Michael Freedman, Founding Partner, Freedman Tung & Sasaki
Welcome: Mike Kasperzak, Mountain View Mayor
Elaine Breeze, Vice President of Development at Urban Housing Group
Ronit Bryant, Mountain View Councilmember
Kevin Connolly, Manager at Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority
Corinne Goodrich, Manager of Strategic Development at San Mateo County Transit District
Moderator: Bruce Karney, Marketing Operations Manager at Skyline Solar
Date: Monday, April 30
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Location: Historic Adobe Building, 157 Moffett Blvd., Mountain View
This forum is co-sponsored by Greenbelt Alliance, VTA, Santa Clara County Public Health Department, Mountain View for Sustainable Planning, Sunnyvale Cool, TransForm, San Mateo County Transit District, CA Center for Public Health Advocacy, Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition, Urban Habitat, San Mateo County Health System, and Sierra Club.
This project has been made possible in part by a grant from the Silicon Valley Community Foundation.