Howard Terminal: Notes on a work in progress

Assembled some observations on the City of Oakland staff report on Howard Terminal’s progress: On the cost of infrastructure: Q: What is the cost of public infrastructure (for the Howard Terminal project) and does SB 293 define that cost or provide a procedure for defining what that cost is before commitments are made to fund […]

New Howard Terminal renderings released, Port Board Approves Tentative Agreement

We’ve got some new renderings. Seven, in fact. First, the approach. The “picket fence” exterior treatment helps define the stadium better than previous renderings. Walk inside the gate and down the approach, which like FanFest should be full of tents and booths. For now, it’s not. I remember the nearly religious experience I had walking […]

A’s to hold press conference TODAY at 10 AM on Howard Terminal ballpark and Coliseum redevelopment

FOR MEDIA COVERAGE OAKLAND ATHLETICS MEDIA ADVISORY 510/638-4900 • • @athletics Nov. 28, 2018 Oakland A’s to Host Press Conference at 10 a.m. OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland A’s today announced their intent to build a next generation urban ballpark at Howard Terminal. The A’s also plan to pursue a second project to redevelop […]