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PRESS RELEASE: May 30, 2012
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Sacramento, CA – Supervisor Phil Serna will be on hand for the ceremony that marks the commencement of construction of the 265,282 square foot Consolidated Operations and Museum Collection Center for the California Department of Parks and Recreation. He will be joined by the California State Parks Director Ruth Coleman, Museum Curator Ross McGuire, McClellan Park President Larry Kelley and representatives from state, county, and local agencies, at a special event on May 30, at 10:00 a.m., at the site itself (see map, attached).
PRESS RELEASE: September 27, 2011
SAN FRANCISCO -- On Friday, September 30th Congresswoman Doris Matsui will be joined by senior officials from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, U.S. Air Force, McClellan Business Park and other state, local and private sector officials to announce details of the nation’s first ever completed privatized Superfund cleanup. The federal government will also be announcing an exciting new agreement between the Air Force and EPA to conduct greener cleanups at military installations throughout the Pacific Southwest.
The Camellia Lanes Bowling Alley at McClellan is being revamped and will soon be the new home of two Gateway Community Charters schools, offering innovative educational programs in the charter school construct, to meet the needs of our local communities. The six-lane bowling alley was created inside a single-story WWII utility building, then was expanded in 1970, and refurbished in 1983, to where it became a 20-lane facility with a bar and grill, and computerized scoring.
McClellan Business Park, LLC raised a record $29,000 this year to purchase groceries and gifts to help 250 local families in need.
Larry Kelley and his senior management team at McClellan Park have joined the C.O.R.E. Group of Ali Mackani to lead the effort to develop a downtown Sacramento entertainment and sports complex.
Featuring more than 140 exhibitors, ranging from corporations to government departments to sole operators, the McClellan Business Expo gives the busy small business owner a chance to see and experience the wide range of services and products available to them all in one place, with one visit. Sectors represented include construction, manufacturing, government, education, professional services, telecommunications, marketing, technology, leasing and finance. A range of interactive events and activities will also be on offer.
Solar Power, Inc. (OTCBB: SOPW) announced today that it has selected McClellan Business Park as the site for its U.S. manufacturing facility, subject to finalization of building agreements. As announced on March 9th, the Company has received an initial commitment of $24.7 million in Recovery Zone Facility Bonds ("RZFB") from Sacramento County and plans to use the proceeds from the sale of these bonds to help finance renovation and outfitting of the manufacturing facility to build its high-performance solar panels.
Ron Trujillo | Editor
Solar Power Inc. will build its new solar-panel manufacturing operation and headquarters at McClellan Business Park, ending three weeks of speculation.
Blue Diamond Growers, the world’s largest tree nut processing and marketing company, has committed to a long term 80,000 square foot lease at McClellan Park. With its headquarters located in downtown Sacramento, the new facility will be a cold storage facility for Blue Diamond Growers. Blue Diamond Growers anticipates moving into the 80,000 square foot warehouse space in June 2010.
Blue Diamond Growers will expand its local operations with an 80,000-square-foot warehouse at McClellan Business Park, making it the sixth lease the former air force base has attracted during the past two months.
Read the full article at Sacramento Business Journal.