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Apple’s Spaceship Campus Is A Go

“Unanimous approval” for the new HQ, tweets Apple chief.

Apple’s Spaceship Campus Is A Go
[Image: Dai Sugano/Bay Area News Group]
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According to CEO Tim Cook, the Cupertino City Council has unanimously approved Apple’s new “spaceship” campus in today’s vote.

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The neighbors may be cranky about it, but the issues the council considered in the project’s environmental impact report–noise, traffic, and the sheer size of the 6 million square foot project–seem to be outweighed by the economic boon of having the nation’s second most valuable company stay and bring even more jobs to the area.

About the author

Anya Kamenetz is the author of Generation Debt (Riverhead, 2006) and DIY U: Edupunks, Edupreneurs, and the Coming Transformation of Higher Education, (Chelsea Green, 2010). Her 2011 ebook The Edupunks’ Guide was funded by the Gates Foundation

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