A preview of Palo Alto government meetings for the week of Oct. 5.
CITY COUNCIL ... The council plans to discuss the Public Art Master Plan; the Community Services & Facilities and Land Use & Community Design chapters of the Comprehensive Plan; an ordinance to eliminate certain parking exemptions in the downtown commercial (CD) district; and a colleagues' memo recommending adoption of a resolution combating human trafficking. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 5, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. Read the agenda here.
BOARD OF EDUCATION ... The board will convene for a study session with the elementary subcommittee of the superintendent's Enrollment Management Advisory Committee (EMAC) to discuss elementary enrollment data, the committee's research and potential proposals. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 5, at district headquarters, 25 Churchill Ave. Read the agenda here.
COUNCIL POLICY AND SERVICES COMMITTEE ... The committee plans to hear a quarterly report from the city auditor's office and consider updates to the council's Procedures and Protocols Handbook. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 6, in the Community Meeting Room at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. Read the agenda here.
UTILITIES ADVISORY COMMISSION ... The commission plans to discuss the Local Solar Plan; consider converting the PaloAltoGreen gas program from an opt-in to an opt-out program; and hear an update on the drought's impact on the city's water and hydroelectric supplies. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 7, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. Read the agenda here.
HUMAN RELATIONS COMMISSION ... The board plans to discuss the Palo Alto Housing Corporation's Digital Leaders; consider its role in the city's Comprehensive Plan update; recap the veterans summit; and discuss plans for a Domestic Violence Awareness event. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 8, in the Community Meeting Room at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave.