Tonight: Stanford holds open house on its Menlo Park development plans


Stanford University is inviting the public to an open house tonight (March 16) to learn about its latest plans to build a 459,000-square-foot mixed-use development along El Camino Real in Menlo Park.

Stanford representatives will be there to provide information and answer questions on a drop-in basis from 6 to 8 p.m. at Little House Activity Center, 800 Middle Ave. in Menlo Park.

Stanford proposes to build 215 apartments, 144,000 square feet of office space and 10,000 square feet of retail space on its 8.4-acre property that runs from 100 to 700 El Camino Real in Menlo Park.

The public comment period on the draft environmental impact report on the project ends April 13.

The Menlo Park Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on the draft report on Monday, March 27. The meeting starts at 7 p.m. in the council chambers at 701 Laurel St. in the Menlo Park Civic Center.

Written comments may be submitted by mail or email to Jean Lin, senior planner for Menlo Park. The email address is: The mail address is: Jean Lin, City of Menlo Park, Planning Division, 701 Laurel St., Menlo Park, CA 94025.

Responses to the public comments will be in the final environmental impact report.

Click here to see Stanford's website on the project.


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