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Driving away from cars
Sometime between now and 2030, Page Mill Road will get new lanes, buses will run with greater frequency along El Camino Real,... Last comment 1 hour ago | 62 comments

City mulls improvements to code enforcement
It's been a busy year in Palo Alto's planning department, which deals the lion's share of the City Council's requests. But... Last comment 2 hours ago | 42 comments

Palo Alto seeks resident input on rail design
As Caltrain prepares to electrify its trains and potentially share space with California's new high-speed trail system, Palo... Last comment 9 minutes ago | 53 comments

$647M to electrify Caltrain tracks approved
Caltrain's electrification project can move forward as the Federal Transit Administration plans to sign a $647 million grant... Last comment 1 hour ago | 46 comments

 
 
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City may ask voters to help pay for new parks
Faced with a limited budget and nearly limitless ambitions for park improvements, Palo Alto officials are considering going to the voters for help in 2018. Tuesday, 1:23 AM | 21 comments

School board to hear update on Title IX issues
School district leadership will provide an informational update at Tuesday's school board meeting about the status of an external investigation into administrators' handling of recent reports of student sexual assault at Palo Alto High School. Tuesday, 8:17 AM

Suspect at large after downtown bank robbery
A downtown Palo Alto bank was robbed Monday afternoon by a man who police said passed a note to the teller and then fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash. Monday, 2:57 PM | 4 comments

$647M to electrify Caltrain tracks approved
Caltrain's electrification project can move forward as the Federal Transit Administration plans to sign a $647 million grant agreement to fund the long-awaited work, the agency said Monday. Monday, 12:53 PM | 46 comments

Train strikes car at Churchill Avenue
A southbound Caltrain car clipped a vehicle on the tracks at Churchill Avenue in Palo Alto on Monday evening, transit officials said. No injuries were reported. Monday, 8:52 PM | 10 comments

Coroner identifies man killed in U.S. Highway 101 collision
A motorcyclist who died in a collision with a pickup truck on U.S. Highway 101 Saturday night has been identified as 47-year-old Anthony McMahon, according to the Santa Clara County coroner's office. Monday, 9:25 AM | 32 comments

Man arrested for multiple thefts from cars
Palo Alto police said they havehave arrested a 24-year-old San Francisco man for multiple thefts from cars after he allegedly set off a house alarm by trying to enter with a key. Monday, 8:48 AM | 1 comments

Palo Alto seeks resident input on rail design

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Comprehensive Plan coming into focus

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