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Palo Alto cautious about expanding grant program

Original post made on May 20, 2014

Palo Alto may be in the midst of a revenue boom, but officials are in no rush to share the newfound wealth with local nonprofits. Instead, a divided City Council voted Monday to keep the city's grant increases modest, pending further discussion.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 12:19 AM

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Posted by ChrisC
a resident of College Terrace
on May 20, 2014 at 2:04 pm

ChrisC is a registered user.

Of course, there is no reason Palo Alto should spend some of its largesse on frivolous things such as helping the actual people of Palo Alto. It is much more wisely spent making this a nicer place for tech companies and multi-millionaires, while concerns such as The Bargain Box go out of business.


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