Menlo Park officials will soon vote on Facebook’s plans for campus expansion, but neighboring East Palo Alto residents fear increased traffic and say they’ve been ignored in the planning process.
San Mateo is planning to widen pedestrian walkways, add green space in place of parking spots and improve lighting. But the project relies on Caltrans funding at a time when the transportation agency is fighting bankruptcy.
Data centers – warehouses full of computer servers that host websites – require vast amounts of electricity and emit more CO2 than small countries. And half a dozen of them are located in the city of Santa Clara.