Palo Alto Weekly

News - March 18, 2011

Public Agenda

CITY COUNCIL ... The council plans to discuss the ongoing reforms at the Development Center, hear a presentation about the Magical Bridge project at Mitchell park, and discuss the preliminary results of a feasibility study for a local anaerobic digestion plant. The meeting is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. Monday, March 21, in the Council Chambers at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.).

BOARD OF EDUCATION ... The board will hear a presentation from parent Ken Dauber, who has criticized the school district's efforts to reduce academic stress. Board members also will vote on a financial report and discuss professional development as well as results from a survey on attitudes taken by nearly 2,700 students in October. The meeting is scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 22, in the board room of school district headquarters (25 Churchill Ave.).

PARKS AND RECREATION COMMISSION ... The commission tentatively plans to discuss the city's rules and regulations for community gardens and the ongoing reservoir project at El Camino Park. The meeting is scheduled for 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 22, in the Council Conference Room at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.).

PLANNING AND TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION ... The commission plans to discuss 525 San Antonio Road, a request by SummerHill Homes for a zone change and a Comprehensive Plan Amendment to replace existing homes with up to 26 single-family detached homes. The meeting is scheduled for 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 23, in the Council Chambers at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.).

ARCHITECTURAL REVIEW BOARD ... The board plans to discuss proposed changes to the Stanford University School of Medicine, the expansion of the Lucile Packard Children's Hospital and streetscape changes around Stanford Hospital & Clinics. All three projects are components of Stanford University's expansion of its hospital facilities. The meeting is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. Thursday, March 24, in the Council Chambers at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.).

INFRASTRUCTURE BLUE RIBBON COMMISSION ... The committee plans to discuss the city's infrastructure backlog and possible ways to pay for the city's infrastructure needs. The meeting is scheduled for 5 p.m. Thursday, March 24, in the Lucie Stern Community Room (1305 Middlefield Road).

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