CITY COUNCIL ... The council plans to discuss a proposed expansion of Palo Alto Commons at 4041 El Camino Way, and adopt long-term strategic plans for the gas and electricity acquisitions. The council will hold a closed session to discuss labor negotiations at 6 p.m. Monday, March 7. Regular meeting will begin at 7:30 p.m. or as soon as possible after the closed session in the Council Chambers at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.).
BOARD OF EDUCATION ... The board will hold a special meeting at 9 a.m. to discuss growing enrollment and capacity in the district's elementary schools. In its regular meeting at 6:30 p.m., the board will consider a proposal for a trial full-day kindergarten program at Barron Park School and hear a budget report. Both meetings will be Tuesday, March 8 in the boardroom of school-district headquarters, (25 Churchill Ave.).
POLICY AND SERVICES COMMITTEE ... The committee plans to discuss the city's plan for economic development, proposed changes to council procedures and protocols, the council's work plan and Project Safety Net. The meeting is scheduled for 7 p.m. March 8, in the Council Conference Room at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.).
PLANNING AND TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION ... The commission plans to review the Final Environmental Impact Report for the Stanford University Medical Center expansion project. The meeting is scheduled for 6 p.m. March 9, in the Council Chambers at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.).
INFRASTRUCTURE BLUE RIBBON COMMISSION ... The task force will discuss Palo Alto's infrastructure backlog and ways to fund some of the items on the list. The meeting is scheduled for 5 p.m. Thursday, March 10, in the Lucie Stern Community Room (1305 Middlefield Road).