Pleasanton, California is an official Money.com Best Place. The city scored high for its school system, availability of jobs, reasonably priced housing, lower crime rates, effective transportation, tourist and recreational attractions, and several other facets shared by the 100 Best Places to Live in America.
Two outstanding features that make Pleasanton different from some other cities and towns in America are its focused recognition and support of
1) Military service people and their families, and
2) Continuing construction of affordable housing for mid-to lower income families and Seniors.
The revitalized and growing Downtown Area, large shopping malls, new residential complexes, arts and cultural attractions, outdoor activities, and sustainability through alternate energy keep Pleasanton growing. A huge lifestyle business and residential center called Hacienda is equipped with 4-person electric pod cars called Personal Rapid Transport – elevated, noiseless, and easy transportation all around the center. Read more and view the videos of the pod cars at: