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San Jose looking at wholesale food center to support local ag businesses

October 12, 2018 | Blog

Although we all are familiar with San Jose’s agricultural heritage, we may not be aware of the agricultural businesses that still make their home in our city.  OED has been working with Bay Area nonprofit, SAGE (Sustainable Agriculture Education) on efforts to suppor…

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PUBLIC NOTICE – Public hearing on Downtown High-Rise Residential Incentive for Post Street Tower – November 6, 2018

October 9, 2018 | Public Notices

On November 6, 2018, the Downtown High-Rise Residential Incentive for Post Street Tower at 171 Post Street will be considered by San Jose City Council, pursuant to San Jose City Council Resolution 77135.  Resolution 77135 requires that a public hearing be conducted for…

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The Man Who Brought Olympus to San Jose

September 28, 2018 | Blog

Sitting in his office, Eddie Garces reflects on Olympus’ move to North San Jose 40 years ago. “When I first came out here there were orchards all over the place,” he says. “Coming from New York City it was quite the contrast. When we would give directions to vis…

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