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Amid policy clashes, council to meet with planning commission
It's no secret that the rift between the Palo Alto City Council and its main land-use advisory panel, the Planning and Transportation... Last comment on Nov 25, 2015 at 7:29 am | 11 comments

Officials warn of flooding from coming storms
If a 1998-level El Nino storm barrels into the Bay Area this winter, Palo Alto and East Palo Alto residents and city staff... Last comment 20 hours ago | 31 comments

Editorial: An encouraging first step by the FAA
Prodded for months by three members of Congress and an increasingly organized group of Peninsula and Santa Cruz County residents,... Last comment 1 hour ago | 11 comments

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CHP ramping up efforts to reduce roadways deaths
The California Highway Patrol will be cracking down on impaired and unrestrained drivers this Thanksgiving weekend by increasing its patrols, CHP officials said. Thursday, 11:26 AM

East Palo Alto homicide suspect pleads not guilty
A suspect in a 2014 East Palo Alto homicide who was arrested earlier this month pleaded not guilty Wednesday to murder, attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon charges, according to San Mateo County District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe. Thursday, 11:34 AM

Accent Arts, Village Stationers to leave California Avenue
Two of California Avenue's independent retailers, whose stores have contributed to the small-town charm that has long characterized Palo Alto's so-called "second downtown," have announced they plan to move out. Wednesday, 8:45 AM | 53 comments

Council set to rule on divisive downtown development
To Elizabeth Wong, the building she's proposed for the prominent corner of University Avenue and Kipling Street is exactly what the city needs and what Palo Alto's design guidelines seek to encourage. On Nov. 30, it'll be up to the City Council to decide whether she's right. Wednesday, 7:30 AM | 15 comments

Community meeting to discuss tree removal, pipeline safety
Plans to remove hundreds of trees from Pacific Gas & Electric's pipeline right-of-way through Palo Alto will be the topic of discussion on Dec. 2 when the utility company holds a public meeting at Mitchell Park Community Center. Tuesday, 2:19 PM | 1 comments

Tales of turkey and tempeh
Roasted, fried, smoked or deconstructed — there is an abundance of ways to cook a turkey for Thanksgiving. Or is a turkey even necessary? Read on for a number of ways to change things up at the dinner table this holiday season. Wednesday, 8:15 AM

Cold-weather shelters open early due to frigid temperatures
Cold-weather shelters in Santa Clara County opened their doors Tuesday evening, about a week ahead of schedule, to accommodate the homeless due to frigid conditions expected over the next few days.
Tuesday, 6:36 PM | 1 comments

Amid policy clashes, council to meet with planning commission

Officials warn of flooding from coming storms

Unemployment rate declines as number of jobs increase

Cold temperatures, rain expected this week

PUBLIC AGENDA: No meetings this week

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