Monta Loma, Mountain View

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Lots of homeowners in the neighborhood come for the location and stay for the community. Monta Loma is bounded by San Antonio Road, West Middlefield Road, Rengstorff Avenue and Central Expressway. There’s a shopping center in one corner that provides a coffee shop, dry cleaning, bank, restaurants with a Fresh ‘n Easy grocery store coming soon. Just across the freeway is Google’s campus, which has brought in some new neighbors in recent years, said Wouter Suverkropp, president of the Monta Loma Neighborhood Association.

FACTS

CHILDCARE AND PRESCHOOLS: Hobbledehoy Montessori Preschool, 2321 Jane Lane; Monta Loma Babysitting Co-op (part of Monta Loma Neighborhood Association); Kids@Home (run by a neighbor)

FIRE STATION: No. 3, 301 Rengstorff Ave.

LOCATION: bounded by just south of San Antonio Road, West Middlefield Road, Rengstorff Avenue and Central Expressway

NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION: Monta Loma Neighborhood Association, Wouter Suverkropp, president, wsuverkropp@yahoo.com

PARKS: Monta Loma Park, Thompson Avenue and Laura Lane; Thaddeus Park, West Middlefield Road and Independence Drive

POST OFFICE: Mountain View, 211 Hope St.

PRIVATE SCHOOLS: The Girls’ Middle School, 180 N. Rengstorff Ave.

PUBLIC SCHOOLS: Mtn. View-Whisman School District — Monta Loma Elementary School, Crittenden Middle School; Mtn. View-Los Altos Union High School District — Los Altos High School

SHOPPING: Central Expressway and Rengstorff Avenue; Monta Loma Plaza, West Middlefield Road and Rengstorff Avenue; San Antonio Shopping Center

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