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Palo Alto Weekly

News - December 23, 2011

Report: Higher tax, new bond needed to fund city repairs

Task force lays out plan for fixing up Palo Alto's crumbling infrastructure

by Gennady Sheyner

Palo Alto should raise its sales tax, terminate its Cubberley Community Center lease and devote almost a quarter of its annual budget to repairing and replacing the city's dilapidated infrastructure, a specially appointed commission recommends in a highly anticipated report released Thursday.

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

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