Council rejects appeal of modernist building | December 13, 2013 | Palo Alto Weekly | Palo Alto Online |

Palo Alto Weekly

News - December 13, 2013

Council rejects appeal of modernist building

Resident had decried Palo Alto building as not fitting in with character of downtown

by Eric Van Susteren

The City Council on Monday shot down an appeal of a modernist development at 240 Hamilton Ave. in Palo Alto that appellant Douglas Smith said was incompatible with the historic buildings surrounding it.

This story contains 808 words.

If you are a paid subscriber, check to make sure you have logged in. Otherwise our system cannot recognize you as having full free access to our site.

If you are a paid print subscriber and haven't yet set up an online account, click here to get your online account activated.

Online Editor Eric Van Susteren can be reached at


There are no comments yet for this post