Steve Jobs Advocates Planning In Final Public Appearance

In his last public appearance, Steve Jobs assumes the role of a land use advocate seeking to double the number of trees, move parking underground, and provide a self sufficient energy source for Apple's new campus in Cupertino.

At the Council meeting, Jobs turned his artful presentation skills toward the planning of the new Apple campus, proposing to increase the properties landscaping 350%, and transport workers in the "greenest buses you can buy." He is warmly received by the council members who debate the role of taxation, free wifi, and the lack of a local Apple store with the former CEO.

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