Public AgendaPALO ALTO CITY COUNCIL ... The council is scheduled to hold a closed session to discuss labor negotiations; to discuss a proposal by the police department to purchase computer forensic software, global positioning devices, radio earpieces and other equipment; and to adopt a resolution ordering weed nuisance abated. The closed session will be held from 7 to 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 11. Regular meeting will follow in the Council Chambers at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.).
PALO ALTO BOARD OF EDUCATION ... The school board will discuss Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's latest budget proposals and will vote on where to place portable classrooms at Palo Alto High School during an upcoming building project. The meeting is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 12, in the board room at Palo Alto Unified School District headquarters (25 Churchill Ave.).
PALO ALTO PLANNING AND TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION ... The commission plans to discuss the Stanford Avenue and El Camino Real intersection improvement project, which includes new corner bulbouts, realignment of pedestrian crosswalks, widened medians and new landscaping. The commission also plans to review the Business Elements Programs and Policies for the Comprehensive Plan. The meeting will be held at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 13, in the Council Conference Room at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.).
PALO ALTO HUMAN RELATIONS COMMISSION ... The commission plans to hear an update on the Police Department's Citizen Advisory Group; to hear a presentation on the "Universal Playground Project" at Mitchell Park; and to discuss items for the commission's joint meeting with the City Council. The meeting will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 14, in the Council Conference Room at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.).