Target has preferred to stay out of the public fight, letting its views be carried in part by Stephanie Plante, president of Cal-Pox, the San Rafael corporation that owns the land on which the Target story would be built.
It's a family-owned real estate development company, and the Target project is no small potatoes.
company has built a website to keep the public informed of the efforts to get the project approved.
have enjoyed the support of the Marin Builders Association
and the San Rafael Chamber
as part of an organization called the Target
Following the initial collection of signatures falling short, Plante
said publicly she
was thrilled with the outcome, especially at a time when the city needed new jobs and retail sales.
also thanked those who had fought hard to see the store become a reality.
Left unsaid was that her company was certainly a step closer to a payday that's been a long time coming.