A preview of Palo Alto government meetings for the week of Feb. 15.
CITY COUNCIL ... The council plans to discuss existing litigation in closed session: Smadar Kaplan v. City of Palo Alto; and Tyler Harney v. City of Palo Alto Police Department. The meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 16, at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. Read the agenda here.
COUNCIL FINANCE COMMITTEE ... The committee will consider approving a power-purchase agreement with Hecate Energy Palo Alto LLC for up to 75,000 megawatt-hours per year; discuss a proposal to continue the Palo Alto Clean Local Energy Available Now (CLEAN) program; and consider nexus studies for commercial and residential impact fees. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb 16, in the Community Meeting Room, 250 Hamilton Ave. Read the agenda here.
CITY/SCHOOL LIAISON COMMITTEE ... The committee is scheduled to discuss its purpose and consider items for its agendas in 2016. The meeting will begin at 8 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 18, in the Council Conference Room at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. Read the agenda here.
ARCHITECTURAL REVIEW BOARD ... The board will consider 1700 Embarcadero Road, a proposal to demolish Ming's and build a 62,000-square-foot automobile dealership; review a proposed 29,249-square-foot project for 3225 El Camino Real; and discuss 2501 Embarcadero Road, a request by the Public Works Department for a review of a proposed two-story building designed to handle sludge dewatering and truck load-outs. The meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 18, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave.
PUBLIC ART COMMISSION ... The board will discuss public art proposed for 693/689 Arastradero Road as part of a Bowman School project; hear a status update on the Public Art Master Plan; and consider a new logo for the Public Art Program. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 18, in the Community Meeting Room at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. Read the agenda here.