Menlo Park City Council Email Log

[ Home ] [ City Council ] [ Search ] [ 05/06 Archive ] [ 07/08 Archive ] [ 09/10 Archive ] [ 2011 Archive ] [ 12/13 Archive ] [ Watch City Council Meetings ]

VA Palo Alto Leases Land to Build Housing for Homeless Veterans

From: domainremoved <VA>
Date: Mon, 24 Nov 2014 09:27:42 -0800

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (November 22, 2014)
CONTACT: William Ball, Acting Public Affairs Officer
Phone: 650-333-7090 or VAPaloAltoPublicAffairs_at_(domainremoved)
VA Palo Alto Leases Land to Build Housing for Homeless Veterans
MENLO PARK, Calif. -- On October 29, 2014, the Department of Veterans
Affairs (VA) finalized a long-term agreement with Willow Housing, L.P.
to lease 1.99 acres on the grounds of the VA Palo Alto Health Care
System's Menlo Park Division. The Lessee will finance, design, develop,
construct and operate the 60 units of permanent supportive housing for
homeless and at-risk Veterans.
In cooperation with the city of Menlo Park, Willow Housing L.P will
begin construction of the 40,000 sq.ft. building on December 1, 2014.
Willow Housing L.P. has worked closely with the VA Palo Alto Health Care
System's design team to create a complex that contributes to the
California-Spanish architectural history and natural environment. The
project is scheduled to be complete in December 2015.
Artistic render of the Willow Housing Project to be located at the VA
Menlo Park Division.
The VA Palo Alto Health Care System consists of three inpatient
facilities located at Palo Alto, Menlo Park and Livermore, Calif. Also,
there are seven outpatient clinics in San Jose, Capitola, Monterey,
Stockton, Modesto, Sonora and Fremont, Calif. These
nationally-recognized facilities provide award-winning medical care and
cutting-edge technology. Along with its education affiliate at the
Stanford University School of Medicine, the more than 6,200 staff and
volunteers operate nearly 900 beds, including three nursing homes and a
100-bed homeless domiciliary, showing its more than 85,000 enrolled
Veterans that they are "Serving those who Served."
VA Palo Alto Health Care System | 3801 Miranda Ave. (00K) - Palo Alto,
Calif. 94304 | 650.493.5000 | www.paloalto.va.gov
If you would rather not receive future communications from VA Sierra
Pacific Network, let us know by clicking here.
VA Sierra Pacific Network, 201 Walnut Avenue, Mare Island, CA 94592
United States

(image/jpeg attachment: image001.jpg)

(image/jpeg attachment: image002.jpg)

(image/jpeg attachment: image003.jpg)

Received on Mon Nov 24 2014 - 09:22:51 PST

[ Search ] [ By Date ] [ By Message ] [ By Subject ] [ By Author ]

Email communications sent to the City Council are public records. This site is an archive of emails received by the City Council at its city.council_at_(domainremoved)