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News - October 1, 2010

Palo Alto to ask for $1.5 million for California Avenue

Valley Transportation Authority grant could revitalize shopping district but would reduce street lanes to two

by Sue Dremann

A $1.5 million grant could transform California Avenue in Palo Alto into a European-style boulevard with two lanes, a park/plaza at the east end near the Caltrain station, additional landscaping, kiosks and a 20-seat mini-plaza near Ash Street.

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