899 Alvarado will provide a number of exciting benefits to the city of San Leandro, investments that will serve the community at large including:
A site specific public art piece by local artist, Shawn HibmaCronan, that pays homage to the cultural and biological fabric of San Leandro.
NEW HOME FOR FAASL
New and improved conservatory for Filarmonica Artista Amadora de San Leandro (FAASL) to ensure the continued growth of one of San Leandro’s important cultural institutions.
Publicly accessible open spaces, including a children’s play area, dog park, and one of San Leandro’s first parklets along Lola Street, bringing families of all shapes and size together.
A neighborhood cafe conveniently located in the 899 Alvarado building to serve nearby residents and employees of neighborhood businesses their treats, while also providing them a place to catch up with friends or read a good book.
Fitness enthusiasts can enjoy the one third-mile trail around the residential buildings.
Active and engaging street improvements along Alvarado Street, including newly planted lush trees, freshly paved sidewalks, and street lights to dramatically improve pedestrian safety.
INVESTMENT IN PARKS
A sizable capital contribution to San Leandro parks and open space.
MORE OPEN SPACES
Publicly accessible open spaces, including a children’s play area and one of San Leandro’s first parklets along Lola Street, bringing families of all shapes and size together.
INVESTMENT IN SCHOOLS
A generous investment in San Leandro public schools.