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Oakland Tribune (Newspaper) - September 17, 1967, Oakland, California
No a i planning for people gave this substation in Terey a Beauty treatment to hide work wires and transformers Mission style Archi tile and wrought Iron Grill work adds to appearance As does special night lighting by stressing appearance now a a new California Law ing the general or master plan of every in the state to include planning for people and their Basic to housing was hailed Day by Barry Scherman ident of the associated Home builders of the greater Bay in a letter to governor Gan expressing support of this new legislation proposed by the association and its wide legislative counterpart the Home builders Council of California Scherman said that this new legislation when implemented would do More to solve California s growing housing problem than any or single piece of legislation a 1952 specifically re quires each Community in California to make available adequate Sites for the Tion of housing for Allic Levels Scherman pledged the support in working with local communities to re Vise their master plans by the final Date july cafeteria site hew Home Tor title company reports it has slashed the extra Cost for under grounding Power lines in new subdivisions from a few years ago to per lot now the Utility also talks in terms of the word Tyas it works to redesign Bulky electric substations and soften their appearance with landscaping and ornamental fencing the Price does not in clude Street lighting and ice wires to the individual houses but the trend is Able in a proposal state Public utilities Sion Hopes to bring Down the Developer s Cost for under ground electric distribution service to about a lot it also proposes to quadruple the amount it spends on ing existing overhead Tion lines to underground in certain designated areas but it says that if it tried to underground All existing Low voltage lines Over a period the Cost in the county system would proach billion and require a 50 per cent jump in rates to customers to remove the ugly As Low income townhouse Experiment six townhouses will be built by the National association of Home builders As an mental project involving Ifield moderate and income families they will be clustered around a Small Park and ground near Washington each will have a private walled courtyard in Back and Flower plot in front for durability minimum maintenance and fire Tion Walls floor and roof will be panels of lightweight con Crete aggregate objectives Are to develop an industrialized system to Mit private builders of con Homes to contribute to housing poorer families production and time Mies will be tested to offset rising costs find ways to Lize unskilled labor and option and finish system much As possible from Over head lines without adding to Cost of service reports it is using tubular steel or Wood poles Short insulators eliminate need for new Gray coloured insulators tend More to blend with the sky and the Utility has designed a Low profile substation which hugs the ground and has its elements painted in attractive colors r Moon will be sales chief at the adult Community in Green Valley san Jose a title company soon will Cate i the site of an historic Oakland restaurant the colonial cafeteria at 1504 Franklin St Pacific Federal title co of 321 13th St is remodelling the building extensively with the intention of moving in by mid january the restaurant closed its doors following thanksgiving Day of 1962 some 53 years or it was opened at a nearby location by three women out previous business ence the cafeteria originally what had been a livery stable on 13th Street next to where the Tribune Tower now stands the opening Date was feb 6 1909 and the proprietors were mrs Sarah Hammond and her Sisters in Law mrs Hulda Crane and miss Jennie Hammond at the Franklin Street Tion starting in 1923 the specialized in family Trade but also offered luncheons with pies difficult to match at Home employing As Many As 100 persons the cafeteria was known for its Strawberry Shortcake baked Beans crab hot muffins and Lemon meringue pie its last owner Emile Nin kept the restaurant open its final years although it was losing Money i hate to close he said i feel sorry for the people who have eaten Here for years it s like a boarding House for them riots topic at Oregon meeting some representatives of communities will meet oct in Portland where the National Tion of housing and officials will wrestle with problems Manifest in Domestic riots and unrest questions to be considered Are priority on Urban in View of National budget commitments on the War in Vietnam and which agencies local state or eral have which classified display classified display preview showing classified display who shops in Thi City these no who lives in Valhalla your life is self contained in exciting new pleasant Hill Community magnificent new stores have just opened Macy s Roos Sears 120 More in the largest shopping Center West of Chicago it s just a pleasant walk from Valhalla with its clean Cut houses Broad boulevards Mountain views plus 14 yrs schooling within walking distance come see us 3 4 5 bedrooms separate dining newly opened View lots financing 30 yrs to Star wit Highway 25 turn right Hill rtt off ramp continue to left on Taylor follow to Valhalla classified display i Tom Duffy realtor exclusive i farms luxury living on the slopes of it Diablo in Beautiful Clayton Valley to Cabana club now under construction All in Good neighbourhood minimum lots Square feet choose from a Complete selection of Homes in this area known for recreation schools Salesman on duty from through Caldecott to Walnut 1 Creek take Ygnacio Valley Road from Highway 24 freeway and Valley Road to Union 76 station Clayton Road turn right on Alberta Way and then immediately left on Pine hollow Road to Homes by the organization builders of Dana Park new j Woody Weinert bought the property on the left of the picture after he built 13 units two years ago which front right Side of the photo when he added 15 units he saved by modifying the existing elevator stairway and lobby to serve the Complete project there is an additional saving in that just one Ager is required Weinert used the extra Money install Plush appliances and decor in located at 166 Athol ave one half Block from Lake Merritt Weinert started Small 20 years ago classified display classified display i an Argo sales company Community of Homes commute Oakland 15 min san Francisco min conventional to directions take Keller Avenue turnoff from Macarthur freeway Cross Ever freeway and turn right on Mountain blvd drive past Oak Knoll to re and in Sequoyah to with Keller Avenue turn on Keller and immediately left on Surrey Lane to Fairway Hills Alpha Homes your backyard turns into a Bright Green 18 Hole Golf course Homes located on the san Ramon country club Large lots with views of the Hills and Valley new 3 and 4 bedroom All types of one and two Story Levels up to 3 Baths wide variety of Home colonial ranch and Spanish five furnished models from Oakland take Hwy 50 to Hwy 21 inter Section Dublin turn left on 21 and continue North 2 Miles to Alcosta blvd then right and follow Fairway Hills signs to models read de Levitt on sports classified display classified display plus membership Patio Kitchen formal dining room cleaning oven spacious lots or 5 bedrooms from Springwood is the California Way of Large rambling Homes designed for the growing family situated on spacious grounds nestled among mature Walnut Trees each with its own distinctive character and old fashioned permanence Springwood invites you to stroll through these Homes and discover the Many elegant Tures that make Springwood the finest Home buy in this directions from Oakland through Broadway Tunnel Concord take Concord blvd to Patt by Road and turn right on to Springwood models phone 27 holes All walking distance of your Villa is Only Why you la enjoy lift More to the swimming hiking and in the nearby Foothills Are also part of the villages and then there s the Village Center where you can enjoy a concert or a dance pursue creative hobbies meet friends in the spacious club rooms or play a leisurely Gamt of billiards All for you at the grand opening soon but invited for a any time from Bayshore freeway us 101 drive East on the Capitol expressway and follow the Bells to the phone an development
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