A preview of Palo Alto government meetings for the week of Feb. 1.
CITY COUNCIL ... The council plans to hold a study session on trends in arts and culture; consider an ordinance relating to basement-construction dewatering; approve the second phase of the Residential Preferential Parking program; approve a 25-year lease agreement between the city and the Museum of American Heritage; and adopt an emergency ordinance prohibiting cultivation and delivery of medical marijuana. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. on Feb. 1, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. Read the agenda here.
COUNCIL FINANCE COMMITTEE ... The committee will discuss the cost-of-service study for planning fees and consider a schedule for implementation of fee increases and adjustments. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 2, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. Read the agenda here.
UTILITIES ADVISORY COMMISSION ... The commission will consider the ongoing preparation of the Sustainability/Climate Action Plan; discuss the placement of items on the commission's agendas; and consider the preliminary forecasts and rate changes for all utility funds. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 3, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. Read the agenda here.
ARCHITECTURAL REVIEW BOARD ... The board will discuss 300 Homer Ave., a proposal by the Palo Alto History Museum for a historic rehabilitation of the Roth Building. The meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 4 in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave.