Monthly Archives: February 2010

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Terra Bella Construction Update in Pasadena

Terra Bella at Cordova and Marengo is now topped out

A quick snapshot of the construction of the 28-unit Terra Bella condo project at Cordova and Marengo. The development is now topped out and construction has been progressing consistently (with the exception of the much needed rains we’re getting this season).

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Ideas for Pasadena: Redeveloping the Auto Lots by Pasadena City College (PCC)

A vacant auto lot on Colorado near PCC is now for sale with the possibility of being redeveloped

I thought this article from the Los Angeles Times was interesting because there are now vacant auto lots in Pasadena that I hope get redeveloped and reimagined into mixed-use projects (or other more pedestrian friendly uses). The ones I am thinking about in particular are across the street from Pasadena City College (PCC) along Colorado Blvd.

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Euro Pane Bakery Opening Soon in Pasadena

Euro Pane's new signage went up today (2/23/10)

[Update: Thanks to Cafe Pasadena for letting me know that Sumi Chang (the owner) decided to go with “Euro Pane” instead of “Miche Bakery” as the name of her second shop. The pictures I took predated the new signage going up by one day, so here’s the new signage from tonight.]

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Westgate Construction Update in Pasadena

Westgate construction update from the corner of Del Mar and Pasadena Ave

A quick snapshot of Westgate from today as construction continues forward on phase I (of 3). Much progress has been made since my last update, and I would guess that construction should wrap up around summertime.

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New Medical Office Building Proposed Near Huntington Hospital in Pasadena

An exciting modern designed office building is proposed for the corner of California and Fair Oaks

A fully entitled project is waiting out the economic malaise at the corner of California Blvd and Fair Oaks Ave in southern Downtown Pasadena. An investment and development organization, Council Rock Partners, has proposed building a new office building to complement the new Huntington Memorial Hospital expansion directly across the street as part of the city-coined, “Innovation Corridor.” The new structure would be approximately 113,200 SF and include 255 subterranean parking spaces.

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Raymond Medical Center Phase II Renderings in Pasadena

Raymond Medical Center Phase II will add 39,000sf of medical office space adjacent to the Fillmore Gold Line station

Part of the city’s plan to develop more transit oriented projects (TOD’s) adjacent to Gold Line stations and to attract more medical businesses onto Raymond Ave is currently still quasi-active. The second phase of the Raymond Medical Center has prepped for construction. The office project will be a new 4-story building with 39,000sf of leaseable space.

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Bob’s Big Boy Now Open in Pasadena

The endearing "Big Boy" greets customers at the entrance of the restaurant

Bob’s Big Boy is back in Pasadena. Replacing a Baja Fresh fast casual restaurant at the corner of South Lake Avenue and Del Mar, the space has been transformed into a slightly more modern Bob’s Big Boy with a comfortable/cozy interior perfect for those seeking diner cuisine in this urban part of Pasadena.

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