A San Benito County landmark—an old school building—is saved from destruction by help from Caltrans planners.
Neighbor cites concerns about density and parking requirements.
Design includes three one-bedroom residential units and restoring the restaurant and bar.
Residents urge the City Council not to remove the balcony if it isn’t necessary.
Sidewalk under balcony closed since September 2018 due to safety complaint.
City mulls penalties, lawsuit against owner.