Palo Alto Weekly

News - April 13, 2012

Public Agenda

CITY COUNCIL ... The council plans to meet in closed session to discuss labor negotiations with the Service Employees International Union, Local 521, and existing litigation between the city and Curtner Homes. The council also plans to continue its discussion of the future of Cubberley Community Center, approve the retiree medical actuarial report and consider mid-year adjustments to the fiscal year 2012 budget. The closed session will begin at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, April 16. Regular meeting will follow in the Council Chambers at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.).

COUNCIL FINANCE COMMITTEE ... The committee plans to discuss 2013 Community Development Block Grant allocations and adjustments to the city's refuse rate. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, April 17, in the Council Chambers at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.).

HISTORIC RESOURCES BOARD ... The board plans to discuss 433 Melville Ave., a request by Don Horton on behalf of Richard and Mara Wallace for restoration, alteration and addition to a home in the Professorville Historic District. The meeting will begin at 8 a.m. on Wednesday, April 18, in the Council Chambers at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.).

COUNCIL FINANCE COMMITTEE ... The committee plans to discuss adjustments to the city's water, wastewater and fiber rates and discuss the financial forecast for electric and gas utilities. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, April 18, in the Council Conference Room at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.).

CITY-SCHOOL LIAISON COMMITTEE ... Committee members will meet for a "special meeting," consisting of a tour of Ohlone Elementary School, which inaugurated a new, two-story classroom building last fall. The meeting will begin at 8 a.m. on Thursday, April 19, in the Ohlone Multipurpose Room (950 Amarillo Ave.).

ARCHITECTURAL REVIEW BOARD ... The board plans to discuss the design for the proposed "Magical Bridge" playground at Mitchell Park and proposed improvements to Cogswell Plaza. The meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, April 19, in the Council Chambers at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.).

COUNCIL REGIONAL HOUSING MANDATE COMMITTEE ... The committee plans to review the preferred scenario for Sustainable Communities Strategy and Regional Housing Needs Assessment allocation. The meeting will begin at 4 p.m. on Thursday, April 19, in the Council Conference Room at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.).

PUBLIC ARTS COMMISSION ... The commission plans to hear a presentation on "Breaking through the Static," discuss Byxbee Park and the University Avenue transit hub, and hear an update about the artist-in-residence program. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 19, in the Council Chambers at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.).

Comments

Posted by Julie, a resident of Midtown
on Apr 17, 2012 at 9:17 am

Why are kids allowed to attend the palo alto public schools, if the parents have cars that are registered out of state ? Is there a requirement that if a parent moves to California, that they must register their cars in California ?


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