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Spectrum - March 28, 2014

Editorial: Caution and skepticism needed on transit-center lease

City staff hasn't made the case yet for giving up long-term ground lease and allowing Stanford to regain control over site

It is ironic that at the very time the city is promoting a community discussion about the future of the area surrounding the University Avenue train station it would even consider giving up a lease that gives it substantial influence and control over the site.

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