Lost Worlds would be the sole occupant of the Daughtrey building, occupying about 25,000 square feet on the first floor and most of the basement, according to David Greensfelder, the developer for the county-owned building, The building’s second floor mezzanine would not be developed. The Disposition and Development Agreement (DDA) between Greensfelder and Alameda County “allows […]
Developer David Greensfelder will be at Monday’s Municipal Advisory Council (MAC) meeting to describe plans to transform the Daughtrey’s department store building on Castro Valley Boulevard into a giant indoor playground. In an email to Castro Valley Matters, Greensfelder confirmed his plan to develop the long-abandoned, county-owned building into a “Lost Worlds Adventures,” which currently […]
A self-proclaimed “beer geek” wants to open a beer garden in Castro Valley. John Heylin, a former Peace Corps volunteer and entrepreneur who lives up the road in Canyon, will be opening Lamorinda Taphouse in early February in Lafayette. He sees potential in Castro Valley and has been exploring sites here as well. “The reason I’m […]
On Tuesday, July 29, I went to a discussion on health outcomes for Alameda County District 4. The goal of meeting was the accreditation of our county public health department with the Public Health Accreditation Board. This accreditation will provide guidance on project prioritization, leadership, and stakeholder engagement, as well as best practices for partnerships […]
The provisions in the developer contract for the Daughtrey building highlight the lack of local control in Castro Valley.