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Retail firm readies for Hamilton Avenue

In these Palo Alto building permits, the retail firm Shinola prepares to open along Hamilton Avenue. Scan the rest of the building permits to learn more about what's happening in your neighborhood.

4074 Orme St. guest bathroom remodel, $17,500

3145 Porter Drive revised scope to remove two boilers and issue separate permits (15-2959 and 15-2960) for each boiler required by Stanford University. (Stanford requested separate permits because of separate funding and contractors), $n/a

420 Fernando Ave. temporary power, $n/a

623 Greer Road temporary power, $n/a

900 Arastradero Road VMware: add two closed loop chillers to equipment yard, $178,000

445 Sherman Ave. owner tenant improvements, includes interior space build-outs associated with electrical, mechanical and plumbing, no exterior change, $40,000

3717 Park Bl temporary power, $n/a

924 Industrial Ave. commercial re-roof, $48,760

181 Coleridge Ave. partial re-roof, $10,000

555 Coleridge Ave. new pool and spa with an ASTM safety cover pool equipment and gas line are existing, $130,000

40 Primrose Way partial re-roof, $5,015

4016 Orme St. bathroom remodel, work includes new skylight and eliminating window, $22,000

619 Tennyson Ave. install a two-way cleanout under house, $n/a

737 Loma Verde Ave., Unit #10 Apt 10: water heater replacement, $n/a

1473 Dana Ave. re-roof, $17,500

1457 Kings Lane Alternative Materials and Methods Request review ahead of submittal infeasibility reach code, $n/a

80 Roosevelt Circle roof cleaning and coating, $10,519

3204 Greer Road bathroom and master bedroom remodel, work includes two new windows and new interior wall, $24,740

770 Stern Ave. re-roof, $13,900

496 Hamilton Ave. use and occupancy for new tenant Thyme LLC, $n/a

2073 Edgewood Drive change back patio to landing and steps down to grade, $n/a

2581 Park Blvd., Unit #Y207 Apt Y207: kitchen and bath remodel, work includes window replacement throughout, replace front door, replace roof-mounted heat pump, new lights in family room, $22,143

3145 Emerson St. replace AC unit, $n/a

800 Chimalus Drive install vinyl siding on the one-story home, $35,618

102 Loma Verde Ave. Apt 102 and 104: replace wall furnaces in two apartment units, $n/a

250 Middlefield Road kitchen remodel, $9,800

628 Waverley St. multifamily home: replace existing gas lines because of gas leaks, red-tagged, $n/a

2906 Cowper St. temporary power, $n/a

218 N California Ave. kitchen remodel, work includes new tankless water heater, $30,000

1449 University Ave. new detached one car garage with a trellis between the house and garage, $30,005

360 Everett Ave., Unit# 4B replace furnace, retile bathroom and shower, replace incandescent can lights with LED, no exterior changes, $10,000

445 Sherman Ave. Suite A-E: QuestBridge tenant improvement and use and occupancy for a tenant space on the ground floor, work includes remodeling a bathroom on the second floor, no exterior work, $55,000

102 Middlefield Road roof-mounted PV system, $n/a

3133 Louis Road addition and remodel, includes converting existing two-car, attached garage to one car and the relocation of the electric meter, $90,900

1160 California Ave. roof-mounted PV system, $n/a

685 Encina Grande Drive remove/replace water heater, $n/a

623 Greer Road raise second floor wall plate height from 6 feet, 8 inches to 9 feet and replace existing second floor cathedral ceiling structure with new roof rafter and ceiling joist, adjust interior wall accordingly, covert existing attic space on second floor into new master bath and closet, new roof deck outside of master bedroom, $73,493

986 El Cajon Way re-roof, $15,000

3350 W Bayshore Road remove one boiler on the roof and replace with two smaller boilers in parallel, $96,400

3589 Arbutus Ave. re-roof, $20,038

4228 Pomona Ave. replace water heater, $n/a

634 Wellsbury Way two-bathroom remodel, $5,000

152 Walter Hays Drive replace water heater, $n/a

777 San Antonio Ave., Building 2 Building 2: voluntary seismic upgrade, add shear clips and shear walls to the cripple walls in the crawl space, no exterior changes, $38,000

3540 La Mata Way bathroom and kitchen remodel and add a wall to create a hallway so the garage does not enter into a bedroom, relocate the washer and dryer to the garage, $33,000

555 Oregon Ave. replace water line from meter to house, water meter is in the planter strip, $n/a

875 Mockingbird Lane gas line revision and new gas line to new barbeque, $n/a

2521 South Court roof-mounted PV system, $n/a

1473 Dana Ave. single-story addition, kitchen and bath remodel, install new tankless water heater with dedicated gas line, $74,000

1148 High St. roof-mounted PV system, $n/a

308 Ramona St. install NEMA 14-50 outlet in garage for EVSE, $n/a

285 Hamilton Ave. Houzz: tenant improvement and use and occupancy for a tenant to occupy the entire third, fourth and fifth floors, work includes new rooftop equipment, $3,500,000

180 El Camino Real, Suite #153 install illuminated sign for Stella McCartney, $n/a

1900 Birch St. 17-panel PV system, $n/a

777 San Antonio Ave., Building 1 Building 1: voluntary seismic upgrade, add shear clips and shear walls to the cripple walls in the crawl space, no exterior changes, $38,000

2120 Amherst St. red-tagged gas leak repair, $n/a

777 San Antonio Ave., Building 3 Building 3: voluntary seismic upgrade, add shear clips and shear walls to the cripple walls in the crawl space, $38,000

732 Ames Ave. addition and remodel, includes partial garage conversion to living space, service upgrade to 200 amps, $120,000

963 Paradise Way inspection after gas leak repair, $n/a

880 Arroyo Court copper repipe of house and replace water line after the meter, $n/a

2231 South Court re-roof, $24,918

528 Tennyson Ave. bathroom and office remodel, work includes creating a cased opening, replacing rail at front entry, add backsplash in the kitchen, $30,000

251 Lincoln Ave. revision to sheer walls lengths, $n/a

443 Ferne Ave. roof cleaning and coating, $13,553

811 Channing Ave. install Level 2 electric vehicle charging equipment on side yard, $n/a

1911 Waverley St. replace electric service to 200 amps, remove bedroom window on second floor, $n/a

827 Chimalus Drive revisions, including minor window and door changes with associated minor changes to shear walls and minor changes to the interior layout, $n/a

845 Webster St. 845 and 847 Webster: kitchen and two-bathroom remodel, expand the interior stairway, rewire the entire house, add a new AC unit and central heating, work includes relocating the electric service for 847 Webster to the front of the building and upgrading the electrical service for 845 Webster to 200 amps and relocating to the front of the building, $75,000

261 Hamilton Ave., Suite #130 use and occupancy and retail tenant improvement for Shinola retail firm to occupy ground floor suite, $390,500

471 Margarita Ave. window replacement in six units, $20,000

3423 Cork Oak Way 15-2033: revised rebar foundation and restamp lost job set, $n/a

3000 El Camino Real Map Royalty, Floor 8: install three electrical outlets, $n/a

857 Waverley St. install two Level 2 electric vehicle charging charger associated electric, $n/a

695 Toyon Place re-roof, $5,500

3584 Lupine Ave. reinforce truss framing in garage, install five outlets, new attic ladder, sheetrock and insulation, $1,000

4261 El Camino Real water line replacement (work to be done in public row 15str-00108), $n/a

2323 Birch St. new ductless air conditioner, $8,900

532 Colorado Ave. repair of water damaged sheetrock kitchen ceiling and associated ceiling light replacements, install insulation, $2,195

2465 Louis Road re-roof, $3,750

436 Palo Alto Ave. remodel and new elevated deck, work includes remodeling and structural upgrades to basement, remodel the kitchen, new windows and siding, replace tank water heater with a tank water heater and replace furnace, $175,000

1730 Embarcadero Road install three illuminated signs, $n/a

1576 Hamilton Ave. sewer line replacement, no work in the public row, $n/a

1511 Madrono Ave. kitchen and bath remodel, includes interior wall changes, replace existing windows in kitchen and new bay window at kitchen, $55,000

4201 Juniper Lane, Unit #E install NEMA 14-30 outlet in garage for Level 2 EVSE, $n/a

2155 Greer Road temporary power, $n/a

80 Roosevelt Circle remodel two restrooms, install six high-efficiency, recessed lighting in bedroom, $10,000

735 Layne Court replace existing wall furnace with new wall furnace in same location, $n/a

432 College Ave., Apt #C Unit C: bathroom remodel, $22,000

315 Homer Ave., Unit #402 install NEMA 14-50 outlet in underground garage, $n/a

1645 Escobita Ave. re-roof, $16,000

370 Oxford Ave. roof-mounted PV system, $n/a

1130 Forest Ave. replace water heater, $n/a

245 Lytton Ave. commerical, replace gravel deck with stone paving, $10,000

380 Maclane service upgrade and relocate panel, $n/a

769 Oregon Ave. three windows and bedroom slider, $2,000

389 Margarita Ave. electric service upgrade, $n/a

3252 South Court replace water heater, $n/a

326 University Ave. replace rooftop HVAC unit, $10,900

3888 Duncan Place roof cleaning and coating, $8,251

301 High St. removal of proposed interior non-load bearing walls and minor interior door modifications, $n/a

1651 Page Mill Road deferred submittal for penthouse framing, $n/a

3500 Deer Creek Road Telsa: Building 26, install step-down transformer after the meter, install two 225-amp subpanels, receptacles and disconnect, no exterior work, $20,000

1651 Page Mill Road lab equipment anchorage deferred submittal, $n/a

2153 Waverley St. install 1/2-inch gas line to existing fireplace for new gas log set, $n/a

770 Mayview Ave. deferred submittal for truss, $n/a

1651 Page Mill Road basement seismic bracing deferred submittal, $n/a

1651 Page Mill Road deferred submittal for roof screen framing, $n/a

1651 Page Mill Road equipment anchorage deferred submittal, $n/a

170 Walter Hays Drive 200-amp service replacement in the same location, $n/a

733 Waverley St. emergency gas leak repair, $n/a


Palo Alto building permit information is sourced from the City of Palo Alto Planning & Community Environment Department.

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