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Government / Politics

Developer of 677-unit Fairview development wants homebuyers to finance some infrastructure

City council does not warm up to Award Homes' idea of creating a community facilities district to have homeowners pay for infrastructure and facilities over 30-year period

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Housing / Land Use

COMMENTARY: Our Local Road Network is About to be Overwhelmed

Poor planning and lack of implementtion will soon overwhelm the Fairview Road, Airline Highway and Union Road portion of the local road network

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Schools & Education

Trustees advocate Fairview site for Gavilan College

College president says its preferable to build a campus on land the school already owns

The new agricutural processing plant in Hollister, expected to begin production in August, takes shape. (Photo provided by the Chiala family

Agriculture

New agricultural processing plant under construction

GCF Frozen Inc. is relocating its San Martin agricultural processing plant to Hollister, where it will employ more than 100 workers

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Groundbreaking at 1,100-home development on Fairview

Construction at Santana Ranch is expected to start in 2015