X

Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA-Next week NASA Ames will host three public forums on a proposed three million sf addition to its research facilities.

The space agency released an environmental impact report last week that stated its plans to develop 213 acres for a research center and an additional 95 acres for housing. NASA plans to develop a total of three million-sf of office, retail and housing space between Highway 101 and the San Francisco Bay.

The space agency is currently considering five development options, with the 3 million-sf office, retail and housing plan at the top of its list. Other plans include leaving the space center as it is, or building a project on a much smaller scale.

Environmental groups have expressed fear that the proposed NASA center will pollute the area and create traffic and housing problems. NASA’s public forums will attempt to address some of the issues that have arisen from concerned residents and community groups.

Want to continue reading?
Become a Free ALM Digital Reader.

Once you are an ALM digital member, you’ll receive:

  • Unlimited access to GlobeSt and other free ALM publications
  • Access to 15 years of GlobeSt archives
  • Your choice of GlobeSt digital newsletters and over 70 others from popular sister publications
  • 1 free article* every 30 days across the ALM subscription network
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM events and publications

*May exclude premium content
Already have an account?

GlobeSt

Join GlobeSt

Don't miss crucial news and insights you need to make informed commercial real estate decisions. Join GlobeSt.com now!

  • Free unlimited access to GlobeSt.com's trusted and independent team of experts who provide commercial real estate owners, investors, developers, brokers and finance professionals with comprehensive coverage, analysis and best practices necessary to innovate and build business.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and GlobeSt events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including ThinkAdvisor.com and Law.com.

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join GlobeSt

Copyright © 2021 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.