BOARD OF EDUCATION ... The board is scheduled to vote on schematic designs and a project budget for a new Performing Arts Center at Palo Alto High School. The board also will hear an update on high school guidance models, mid-year progress on the district's "focus goals" for 2011-12 and the governor's proposed budget. The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 17, in the board room of school district headquarters (25 Churchill Ave.).
SCHOOL/CITY LIAISON COMMITTEE ... The committee will discuss Project Safety Net, Cubberley Community Center, budget issues and recent activities of the Board of Education and City Council. The meeting will begin at 8 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 19, in the Council Conference Room at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.).
ARCHITECTURAL REVIEW BOARD ... The board plans to review 3431 Hillview Ave., a proposal by VMware for a three-story parking garage; and 3251 Hanover St., a request by DGA Architects on behalf of Stanford and Lockheed Martin for a two-story building within an existing office park. The meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 19, in the Council Chambers at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.).
RAIL CORRIDOR STUDY TASK FORCE ... The task force plans to continue its discussion of the city's vision for the Caltrain corridor. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 19, in the Downtown Library (270 Forest Ave.).