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new Facebook building is bad for Palo Alto businesses?

Original post made by Donald, Stanford, on Jul 1, 2009

Story in the Mercury-News: Web Link

With their old downtown location, employees would flood the local restaurants and businesses at lunch time. The new building is too far from local businesses for a lunch time walk, so no one is going out for lunch anymore.

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Posted by Tim
a resident of Crescent Park
on Jul 2, 2009 at 6:51 am

Thati is because FB built a large type resturant in the building. Everything is made fresh that day and I believe that it is free or very low in cost to the employee.


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