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News - March 15, 2013

Palo Alto looks to build new downtown garage

Parking shortage prompts city to explore range of options

by Gennady Sheyner

With downtown residents up in arms about a shortage of parking that's led to neighborhood streets being clogged with parked cars, Palo Alto officials are considering a slew of solutions, including more spots for permit holders at two city garages, a valet program at another garage, parking restrictions in residential neighborhoods and a new parking structure that would be jointly developed by the city and one of downtown's most prolific developers.

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Staff Writer Gennady Sheyner can be emailed at gsheyner@paweekly.com.

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