The requested action will authorize the sale of state surplus property consistent with the staff analysis. Scope Description This project is within scope. Chapter 258, Statutes of 2003, authorizes the Director of General Services (DGS), with the approval of the State Public Works Board, to sell, exchange, or lease, for current market value or for any lesser consideration authorized by law and upon those terms and conditions and subject to those reservations and exceptions as the Director of General Services determines are in the best interest of the state, all or any part of the following real property: Real property known as the San Jose Armory, located at 240 No. 2nd Street,
San Jose in Santa Clara County and consisting of a 22,000 square foot structure on 0.45 acre. The Department of the Military has determined that the property is no longer needed for its program purposes, and declared it surplus to the agency’s needs.
The costs associated with the sale of the state surplus property are administrative staff costs of $30,000 which will be paid from the gross proceeds of the sale. No future costs have been identified with the approval of this sale.
The project schedule is as follows:
The anticipated close of escrow is July 2005
Pursuant to Government Code Section 11011.1 the property was offered to state and local governmental agencies with no expressed interest.
In February 2005, the property was auctioned at a sealed bidding and the accepted bid was $1,800,000. The bid is $750,000 over the July 2004 appraised value of $1,050,000.
Upon confirmation by the Attorney General's Office, the net proceeds of any monies received from the disposition are to be deposited in the Department of the Military Armory fund established in the Military and Veterans Code Section 435, and shall be available for appropriation in accordance with that section.
The State shall retain all mineral deposits below a depth of 500 feet and without surface rights of entry as required by Public Resources Code Section 6407.
Staff Recommendation: Authorize the sale of state surplus property.
CONSENT ITEM – 13DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES (4260)
The requested action will provide approval of preliminary plans of this project. Scope Description
This project is within scope. The project will renovate existing space within the East End Complex to provide an 18,707 net usable square foot Emergency Preparedness Office with a fully functional Emergency Operations Center (EOC). Major project components include hard walled rooms, infrastructure cabling, electrical modifications to allow the EOC to be placed on emergency generator power, new interior glazing and blinds and the installation of new antennae and satellite dish.
Funding and Cost Verification