Palo Alto Weekly

News - October 21, 2011

Public Agenda

CITY COUNCIL ... The council plans to interview candidates for the Library Advisory Commission, the Planning and Transportation Commission and the Architectural Review Board. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 24, in the Council Conference Room at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.).

PARKS AND RECREATION COMMISSION ... The commission plans to discuss installation of a restroom at Juana Briones Park, concepts for improving connectivity between the Main Library and the Palo Alto Art Center; the Palo Alto Golf Course Reconfiguration Project; and a proposal to limit sound amplification at Lytton Plaza. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 25, in the Council Conference Room at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.).

BOARD OF EDUCATION ... The board will hear a report on college-preparation trends among high school students and an update on pre-kindergarten programs, including Springboard to Kindergarten. Members also will discuss possible interim uses for land at 525 San Antonio Road that the district is under contract to purchase. The meeting will begin 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 25, in the boardroom of school district headquarters (25 Churchill Ave.)

PLANNING AND TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION ... The commission plans to discuss Edgewood Plaza, a proposal to build 10 homes, renovate three retail structures and relocate one of the retail structures at 2080 Channing Ave. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 26, in the Council Chambers at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.).

INFRASTRUCTURE BLUE RIBBON COMMITTEE ... The committee will continue its discussion of the city's infrastructure backlog and ways to pay for the items on the list. The meeting will begin at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 27, at the Lucie Stern Community Center (1305 Middlefield Road).

LIBRARY ADVISORY COMMISSION ... The commission plans to establish rules of conduct at its meetings; discuss the Main Library and Palo Alto Art Center connectivity plan; and see a presentation on the "percent for art project" at the Main Library and Art Center. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 27, in the Downtown Library (275 Forest Ave.).

Comments

There are no comments yet for this post

Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.

Email:


Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Choose a category: *

Since this is the first comment on this story a new topic will also be started in Town Square! Please choose a category that best describes this story.

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields