Plans for iconic San Jose landmark move forward
San Francisco boasts the Golden Gate Bridge. New York has the Statue of Liberty. And San Jose…well, it really doesn’t have an iconic attraction.
But after months of planning and negotiating, that’s finally set to change.
Despite pushback from environmental groups, the San Jose City Council voted Tuesday to allow a local nonprofit to hold an international competition for a landmark at Arena Green, off Santa Clara Street near the SAP Center.