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Palo Alto Wiki - Does anyone use it?

Just noticed a link today to Palo Alto Wiki on the Palo Alto Online Home Page. http://www.paloaltowiki.org/index.php/Main_Page...

Original post made by Resident on Jul. 28, 2011
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Biking is not the only answer to traffic calming, how about public transit improvements?

Any time the subject of traffic comes up it is always assumed that using a bike is the only alternative to driving. We should...

Original post made by Resident on Aug. 10, 2011
Last comment by rider, on Aug 18, 2011 at 3:53 pm | 8 comments | 1014 Views

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PA Libraries now download books to Kindles, why do we need 5 libraries?

It is official. http://www.cityofpaloalto.org/depts/lib/news/details.asp?NewsID=1267&TargetID=140 This is now! We have...

Original post made by Resident on Sep. 28, 2011
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 5, 2011 at 9:44 am | 36 comments | 2131 Views

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Palo Alto is fast becoming a dormitory town.

We have lost the bowling alley. There is disrespect for those who would have liked to preserve it. Borders is now closed...

Original post made by Resident on Oct. 5, 2011
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 14, 2011 at 6:05 pm | 4 comments | 971 Views

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renting out sheds in the backyard

We have a neighbor who recently put in sheds in his backyard and is renting them out. The owner seems to think this is OK...

Original post made by resident on Oct. 14, 2011
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 16, 2011 at 8:17 am | 5 comments | 1284 Views

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One solution to Palo Alto's budget problems.

What really, really, really bugs me is that Palo Alto residents spend so much money outside Palo Alto and that sales tax...

Original post made by Resident on Dec. 30, 2011
Last comment by svatoid, on Jan 6, 2012 at 12:34 pm | 20 comments | 2111 Views

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New Safety Crossing Features on Fabian Crossings

The pedestrian crossings on Fabian with the road embedded flashing lights have been a safety feature for sometime. I have...

Original post made by Resident on Mar. 23, 2012
Last comment by At Home, on Mar 25, 2012 at 3:06 pm | 1 comment | 946 Views

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Where is the sense in Palo Alto government and planning?

Anyone who reads Palo Alto online must agree that there is a serious lack of foresight when it comes to planning issues in...

Original post made by Resident on Apr. 11, 2012
Last comment by Resident, on Apr 15, 2012 at 11:16 pm | 6 comments | 939 Views

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Will this year be a non-election year for city and PAUSD?

It is beginning to sound like we will have less candidates than vacancies on our city council and PAUSD? If this...

Original post made by Resident on Jul. 18, 2012
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 26, 2012 at 11:31 am | 6 comments | 952 Views

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Palo Alto City Council wants more feedback on 27 University Ave. project

Are you aware of this? Four (4) tall buildings on University and Alma. Office Mega-Complex towering over Palm Drive Palm...

Original post made by Resident on Sep. 29, 2012
Last comment by Resident, on Sep 30, 2012 at 9:36 pm | 9 comments | 1642 Views

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Real Improvements in trash collection

Seriously, I would love an enterprising company to come along and offer to take away all our trash, recyclables and compostables...

Original post made by Resident on Oct. 4, 2012
Last comment by Housewife, on Oct 7, 2012 at 9:12 pm | 6 comments | 1094 Views

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Palo Alto Utilities at top of customer satisfaction survey

Heard about this on the radio yesterday. http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/49416459/ns/business-press_releases/t/e-source-announces-top-utilities-large-business-customer-satisfaction/...

Original post made by Resident on Oct. 17, 2012
Last comment by Jan H, on Oct 17, 2012 at 1:03 pm | 1 comment | 778 Views

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PA Online is censoring discussion on scool board race

Over the past couple of months in this election season many of the several threads started or from Weekly articls, have been...

Original post made by Resident on Oct. 24, 2012
Last comment by Bill Johnson, on Oct 24, 2012 at 5:12 pm | 2 comments | 1187 Views

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Censorship and journalism?

I read the post regarding censorship and Mr. Johnson's response (link below). I was surprised at the sudden sense of responsibility...

Original post made by Resident on Oct. 25, 2012
Last comment by ducatigirl, on Oct 25, 2012 at 3:01 pm | 4 comments | 1064 Views

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Who is Peter Cao Ming and Why?

Who is this character who keeps taking over various threads and what does he expect? More importantly, how can he be prevented...

Original post made by Resident on Nov. 8, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Nov 12, 2012 at 1:08 pm | 6 comments | 1327 Views

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Baylands buildings - old becomes new and new left to rot?

Why, I wonder, at the Baylands have they just redone the old Scout building and opened it as something new and special and...

Original post made by Resident on Jan. 4, 2013
Last comment by Anon., on Jan 4, 2013 at 12:35 pm | 1 comment | 1326 Views

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Weekly you need a Daily

Editor, The Daily Post today ran a headline story today which I thought was shoddy and mean spirited. "Bully confesses"...

Original post made by Resident on Mar. 18, 2013
Last comment by anecdote annie, on Mar 19, 2013 at 12:18 pm | 11 comments | 1010 Views

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Local news not being reported - flood control measure approved

I heard on the radio about the City Council approving some flood control measures last night at the meeting and have come...

Original post made by Resident on Apr. 2, 2013
Last comment by Hmmm, on Apr 2, 2013 at 7:01 pm | 5 comments | 788 Views

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It looks like KQED has heard about the Greenmeadow Trash Experiment

I just came across this from KQED http://www.kqed.org/a/forum/R201304050900 This seems a bit misleading and somewhat far...

Original post made by Resident on Apr. 5, 2013
Last comment by resident of, on Apr 5, 2013 at 10:47 pm | 1 comment | 724 Views

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I am polite, yet I get my post removed.

I am deeply hurt. Looking at the thread with my posts deleted it appears I must have said something horrendous. I in...

Original post made by Resident on Apr. 8, 2013
Last comment by CrunchyCookie, on Apr 12, 2013 at 7:32 pm | 11 comments | 845 Views
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