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Google’s 1.3M-SF Landings Development Greenlit in Mountain View

The Mountain View City Council unanimously approved Google Inc.’s Landings, a two-building, 1.3-million-square-foot development at the gateway of the city’s North Bayshore area. The project encompasses plans for a five-story, 799,842-square-foot office building on a nearly 42-acre site on Landings Drive.

A four-story parking structure, called the Huff Garage, between Alta Avenue and Huff Avenue is planned for 1,709 parking spaces and roughly 10,500 square feet of ground-floor retail space. A new pedestrian and bicycle greenway path will connect the two sites bridging over Permanente Creek. Site improvements include habitat enhancements to Permanente Creek, parking lot improvements to the properties located at 1851-1875 Charleston Rd., and a new frontage road along U.S. 101.

The city praised the design plan that will include an all-electric component. The office building is designed with a series of varied height, repeating building structures that cascade down and create a large open-space patio at the base of the building.

Read more at City of Mountain View Planning Documents

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Dennis Kaiser is Vice President of Content and Public Relations for Connect Commercial Real Estate. Dennis is a communications leader with more than 30 years of experience including as a journalist and in corporate and agency integrated marketing communications roles. He is responsible for Connect’s client content operations and public relations strategy. He is involved in a range of initiatives ranging from content strategy, message development, copywriting, Social Media and content marketing services. Dennis’s communications background in the real estate industry includes working with many of the top real estate firms – from brokerage companies, developers, homebuilders, investors, owners, lawyers, asset advisors, lenders, architects and property management firms. • Marketed more than 1 Billion Square Feet of Office Space • 70,000 Multifamily/Condo Units • 15,000 Single Family Homes • 30 Million Square Feet of Retail Space • Representing Roughly $100 Billion in Investment In his most recent corporate communications roles, he led a regional public relations effort across Southern California for CBRE, played a key marketing role on JLL’s national retail team, and was responsible for directing the global public relations effort at ValleyCrest, the nation’s largest commercial landscape services company. Dennis’s agency background on integrated communications teams at many reputable agencies and has earned an outstanding reputation with organization leaders as a trusted advisor, strategic program implementer, consensus builder and exceptional collaborator. He formerly was President of the Public Relations Society of America’s Los Angeles of public relations professional, and served on the Board of Directors. He also taught a public relations extension course at Loyola Marymount University. Dennis’s has developed and managed national communications programs for Fortune 500 companies to start-ups, both public and private. He’s successfully worked with journalists across the globe representing clients involved in major-breaking news stories, product launches, media tours, and company news announcements.

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