Manhattan Beach has been awarded a coveted station stop along the state's radically revamped bullet train line.
City officials revealed the plans for the first time today, along with state and federal authorities, touting economic and structural benefits to our beach town.
The bullet train project will include a mixed-use tower offering parking, shopping and restaurants right at the entry to downtown Manhattan Beach, where the Von's market stands today.
Dubbed a "Vertical Downtown," the tower project will have 12 stories in total, with 8 stories above ground. It will help solve downtown's parking issues, city officials said, while introducing our "small-town character" to many thousands more visitors each year from all over the state.
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