A preview of Palo Alto government meetings for the week of Jan. 26.
CITY COUNCIL ... The council plans to hear a presentation about the city's three-year information-technology strategy; consider approving a three-story, mixed-use development at 441 Page Mill Road; and discuss establishing an annual cap for office and research-and-development projects. The meeting is scheduled for 6 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 26, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. Read the agenda here.
PARKS AND RECREATION COMMISSION ... The commission plans to select its chair and vice chair; discuss the 7.7-acre parcel near Foothills Park that the city recently dedicated as parkland; and hear updates about the proposed Highway 101 overpass and the Parks, Trails, Open Space and Recreation Facilities Master Plan. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 27, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. Read the agenda here.
BOARD OF EDUCATION ... The board plans to vote on a parcel-tax resolution, the charge for a new enrollment committee and a Chromebooks purchase; and hear an update on the district's efforts to reduce bullying incidents. The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 27, at district headquarters, 25 Churchill Ave.
PLANNING AND TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION ... The commission plans to discuss the city's Our Palo Alto initiative and consider a report about existing conditions. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 28, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave.
CITY COUNCIL ... The council plans to hold its annual retreat to set its priorities for 2015. The retreat will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 31, in the El Palo Alto Room at the Mitchell Park Community Center, 3700 Middlefield Road. Read the agenda here.