Palo Alto Weekly

News - November 8, 2013

Public Agenda

CITY COUNCIL ... The council plans to go into closed session to discuss the status of the city's labor negotiations with the Service Employees International Union. The council will then publicly discuss proposed changes to the "percent for art" program, which would require contributions from private developers for public art. The council will then go into closed session to discuss a liability claim against the city and potential litigation involving construction of the Mitchell Park Library and the Community Center. The hearing on the appeal of 240 Hamilton Ave. will be continued to a future date. The first closed session will begin at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 12. Regular meeting will follow in in the Council Chambers at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.).

PLANNING AND TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION ... The commission plans to review the new Urban Forest Master Plan and discuss the proposed Matadero Bike Boulevard. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 13, in the Council Chambers at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.).

COUNCIL REGIONAL HOUSING MANDATE COMMITTEE ... The committee plans to discuss the state's density bonus law and potential changes to the Municipal Code pertaining to the law. The meeting will begin at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 14, in the Council Conference Room at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.).

HUMAN RELATIONS COMMISSION ... The commission plans to hear a presentation from Shiloh Ballard, vice president of community and housing development for the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, and have a follow-up discussion on the "MadeIntoAmerica" program. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 14. in the Council Conference Room at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.).

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