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PUBLIC AGENDA: Finance Committee, Human Relations Commission

A preview of Palo Alto government meetings next week

CITY COUNCIL ... The council has no meetings scheduled this week.

FINANCE COMMITTEE ... The committee plans to discuss the Utility Department's long-term plan for gas acquisition, and discuss a Library Bond Oversight Committee's quarterly report. The meeting is scheduled for 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 16, in the Council Conference Room at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.). View the agenda

HISTORIC RESOURCES BOARD ... The board plans to discuss plans for a new home at 405 Lincoln Ave. The meeting is scheduled for 8 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 17, in the Council Chambers at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.). View the agenda

PLANNING AND TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION ... The commission plans to discuss ongoing transportation projects, including the Arastradero Corridor traffic-calming measures, the update of the Pedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan and the California Avenue Streetscape Improvements. The meeting is scheduled for 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 17, in the Council Chambers at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.).

HUMAN RELATIONS COMMISSION ... The commission plans to discuss its 2010-11 priorities, Project Safety Net and the commission's participation in the Community Development Block Grant Process. The meeting is scheduled for 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 17, in the Council Conference Room at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.). View the agenda

HIGH-SPEED RAIL COMMITTEE ... The committee plans to discuss correspondence between Caltrain and California High-Speed Rail Authority; the Nov. 14 rail-authority meeting; and the city's letter to the Federal Railroad Administration regarding the rail authority's Supplemental Alternatives Analysis Report for the San Francisco-to-San Jose segment of the proposed line. The meeting is scheduled for 8 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 18, in the Council Conference Room at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.). View the agenda

ARCHITECTURAL REVIEW BOARD ... The board plans to review signage plans for the Mitchell Park Library and Community Center and consider proposed additions to the Main Library. The meeting is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 18, in the Council Chambers at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.). View the agenda

LIBRARY ADVISORY COMMISSION ... The commission plans to discuss a possible relocation of the Guy Miller Archives of the Palo Alto Historical Association; follow up on the Link+ program and discuss options for a temporary Main Library. The meeting is scheduled for 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 18, in the Council Chambers at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.). View the agenda

PUBLIC ART COMMISSION ... The commission plans to discuss art projects at the Mitchell Park Library and Community Center, hear a report on relocation of sculptures at the Palo Alto Art Center during construction and hear updates on the California Avenue fountain replacement project and dedication of the recently relocated Filaree statue. The meeting is scheduled for 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 18, in the Council Conference Room at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.). View the agenda

— Palo Alto Online staff

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