Bohannon Development Company (along with Stantec and ELS Architecture and Urban Design) went in front of the San Mateo Planning Commission last week to pitch a new vision for the 12.5-acre north block of its iconic Hillsdale Mall located in the heart of San Mateo.
Forgive David Bohannon for taking a smidge longer than his allotted five minutes at the podium Wednesday during the ceremonial groundbreaking for Menlo Gateway, his company's office and hotel project down the road from the Facebook campus in Menlo Park.
Developers on Wednesday launched a dramatic addition to Menlo Park, one of the hubs of venture capital in Silicon Valley, by beginning construction of a luxury high-rise hotel, three office buildings and a fitness center.
Bohannon Development Company will hold a groundbreaking ceremony next week to mark the launch of Menlo Gateway, a 16-acre mixed-use development in Menlo Park, CA that will transform a dated industrial park into a vibrant urban center.
After more than three years of planning, owners of the Hillsdale Shopping Center have cleared the way to revitalize an aging portion of its San Mateo property with a bowling alley, luxury cinema, restaurants, boutique shops and more.
After years of considering how to update an aging portion of the Hillsdale Shopping Center, the owners are a significant step closer to breaking ground on a variety of new entertainment and shopping amenities.
Developer David Bohannon will disclose tonight (Jan. 25) new details about the hotel, health club and office building planned for the Independence Drive portion of the Menlo Gateway project in Menlo Park, according to a spokesman for the project.
The legacy of Frances Nelson has to start with her famous father, developer David Bohannon, who helped change the Peninsula economy. Bohannon began constructing houses in the early 1930s. He purchased a 540-acre site, called Belle Haven, in what is now East Palo Alto and began the first of 1,305 units for low- to moderate-income families. Costs of these units were around $6,000.