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PUBLIC AGENDA: Citywide fiber plan, statewide drought impact report

 

A preview of Palo Alto government meetings for the week of Feb. 2.

CITY COUNCIL ... The council plans to hold a joint meeting with the Library Advisory Commission; discuss a proposal to rezone a site at 2755 El Camino Real to allow a four-story, mixed-use building; hear an update on the city's technology plan, including its effort to implement a citywide "fiber to the premise" plan; and adopt the council's vacation schedule. The meeting is scheduled for 6 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 2, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. Read the agenda here.

PUBLIC ARTS COMMUNITY MEETING ... The city will hold a community meeting with artist Susan Narduli, who is creating an interactive digital-art piece called "Conversation" for the City Hall lobby. The meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 3, in the Downtown Library, 270 Forest Ave.

COUNCIL FINANCE COMMITTEE ... The committee plans to consider a new residential curbside collection and composting program; consider an extension of the city's contract with Greenwaste of Palo Alto; and consider a new structure for refuse rates. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 4, in the Council Meeting Room at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave.

A preview of Palo Alto government meetings for the week of Feb. 2. Read the agenda here.

HISTORIC RESOURCES BOARD ... The commission plans to hold its annual retreat at 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 4, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave.

UTILITIES ADVISORY COMMISSION ... The commission plans to hear a presentation about preliminary forecasts and proposed rate changes for electric, gas, water and wastewater utilities; discuss the impacts of the statewide drought on water supply; and hear an update on the Santa Clara Valley Water District's collection of state water project costs through property taxes rather than water rates. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 4, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. Read the agenda here.

ARCHITECTURAL REVIEW BOARD ... The board plans to discuss 451 University Ave., a request by BCV Architects for facade renovations and a construction of an outdoor bar and roof deck area for dining for a new restaurant. The meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 5, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave.

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