A preview of Palo Alto government meetings for the week of Jan. 5.
CITY COUNCIL ... The council is scheduled to elect its mayor and vice mayor for 2015 and adopt resolutions of appreciation for outgoing council members Larry Klein, Gail Price and Nancy Shepherd. The council will also hear a "Year in Review" presentation from the city manager. The meeting is scheduled for 6 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 5, in the Council Chambers at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.). Read the agenda here.
HISTORIC RESOURCES BOARD ... The board plans to discuss 251 Lincoln Ave., a request by Margaret Wimmer on behalf of Donna and Harry Schmidt for proposed alterations and additions to a 1903 residence in the Professorville Historic District. The meeting is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 7, in the Council Chambers at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.). Read the agenda here.
HUMAN RELATIONS COMMISSION ... The commission is scheduled to consider a subcommittee for selecting recipients for the Human Services Resource Allocation Process and Community Development Block Grant; follow up on the Affordable Housing Report; and hear an update on planning for the Civility Roundtables and Senior Summit. The meeting is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 8, in the Council Chambers at City Hall (250 Hamilton Ave.). Read the agenda here.