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PUBLIC AGENDA: Comprehensive Plan, Common Core, Housing Element

CITY COUNCIL ... The council plans to review the proposed revisions to all the chapters of the Comprehensive Plan; approve the Community Development Block Grant funding allocation for fiscal year 2015; and review the outreach plan for the Comprehensive Plan update. The meeting will begin at 5 p.m. on Monday, May 5, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. Read the agenda here

BOARD OF EDUCATION ... The board will hear updates on counseling programs in secondary schools, a report on plans for summer school and a budget proposal for implementation of the Common Core State Standards. The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 6, in the boardroom of school district headquarters, 25 Churchill Ave. Read the agenda here

CITY COUNCIL ... The council plans to hear an overview of the proposed fiscal year 2015 budget. The meeting is scheduled for 7 p.m. on Tuesday, May 6, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. Read the agenda here

COUNCIL FINANCE COMMITTEE ... The committee plans to discuss proposed changes in development impact fees; consider a power-purchase agreement with 65HK 8me LLC; and discuss first-responder fees. The meeting is scheduled for 8 p.m. on Tuesday, May 6, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. Read the agenda here

CITY COUNCIL ... The council plans to interview candidates for the Planning and Transportation Commission. The meeting is scheduled for 6 p.m. on Wednesday, May 7, in the Council Conference Room at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. Read the agenda here

CITY/SCHOOL LIAISON COMMITTEE ... The committee plans to tour Gunn High School, Jane Lathrop Stanford Middle School and Fairmeadow Elementary School. The meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, May 8, in the main office at Gunn High School, 780 Arastradero Road. Read the agenda here

COUNCIL REGIONAL HOUSING MANDATE COMMITTEE ... The committee plans to consider housing sites that could be listed in the 2015-23 Housing Element and discuss the work plan for the Housing Element update. The meeting is scheduled for 4 p.m. on Thursday, May 8, in the Council Conference Room at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. Read the agenda here

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