BOARD OF EDUCATION ... The board will discuss Superintendent Kevin Skelly's recommendations for the district's "focused goals" for 2011-12, with an expected vote Sept. 13. The board also will hear updates on the budget and the facilities bond construction program. Several newly appointed school administrators will be introduced. The meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, in the board room of school district headquarters (25 Churchill Ave.)
PLANNING AND TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION ... The commission plans to discuss 195 Page Mill Road, a request for a tentative map to create 84 residential units on two upper floors of a three-story building, including 17 below-market-rate units and two common areas. The ground floor would be used for research and development. The commission also plans to discuss parking management strategies and topics for the joint City Council/Planning Commission meeting on Sept. 19. The commission will also select a new chair and vice chair. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 24, in the El Camino Real Program Room of the Downtown Library (270 Forest Ave.).
INFRASTRUCTURE BLUE RIBBON COMMISSION ... The commission will continue its discussion of the city's infrastructure backlog and ways to pay for the items on the list. The meeting is scheduled for 5 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 25, in the Lucie Stern Community Center (1305 Middlefield Road).