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Quality of life tops neighborhood concerns in 2014

Original post made on Jan 27, 2014

Climaxing with the passage of an anti-development referendum in November, 2013 was a year when Palo Alto residents pushed back.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Sunday, January 26, 2014, 8:24 AM

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Posted by Resident, a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Jan 27, 2014 at 8:52 am

Quality of Life is a much better phrase than public good.

Let's have no more handkerchief sized green spaces and calling them parks.

Let's have no more traffic calming measures which just gridlocks traffic.

Let's allow some decent, affordable shopping in Palo Alto.

Let's listen to people who live in Palo Alto, drive the streets, play in the parks, attend the schools, before making any decisions.


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