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PUBLIC AGENDA: academic laning, update on city's TMA, Palo Alto Shuttle

 

A preview of Palo Alto government meetings for the week of March 7.

CITY COUNCIL ... The council has no meetings scheduled this week.

BOARD OF EDUCATION ... The board will meet in closed session for the superintendent's mid-year evaluation The meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, March 7, at district headquarters, 25 Churchill Ave. Read the agenda here.

BOARD OF EDUCATION ... The board will hold a special meeting to discuss academic laning, the process by which students are tracked into different levels of classes. The meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, March 8, at district headquarters, 25 Churchill Ave. Read the agenda here.

BOARD OF EDUCATION ... At its regular meeting, the board will discuss a proposal to repaint Gunn High School; a proposed policy on gifts, grants and bequests; and a proposed social-emotional learning curriculum committee. It will also take action on an anonymous donation to fund improvements at Addison Elementary School. The board will also vote on accepting the district's second interim financial report. The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 8, at district headquarters, 25 Churchill Ave. Read the agenda here.

PLANNING AND TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION ... The commission plans to hear an update on the city's new Transportation Management Association and hold a site-and-design review for 2515-2585 El Camino Real, a proposal for a new 39,858-square-foot, three-story building that would replace the Olive Garden. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, March 9, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave.

HISTORIC RESOURCES BOARD ... The board plans to discuss 411-437 Lytton Ave., a request by Hayes Group Architects for historic review of a new three-story 19,776 square-foot building; and 355 University Ave., a request by Hayes Group Architects for historic review for new facades and signage on University Avenue and Florence Streets, new ground-floor parking, a new second story with an outdoor rooftop display area, and interior modifications. The meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, March 10, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave.

HUMAN RELATIONS COMMISSION ... The commission plans to hear updates on the speaker series, "An Immigrant Experience in Palo Alto"; consider recommendations for Community Development Block Grant funding; discuss plans for the community forum, "Being Different Together, Experiencing Palo Alto, Perception or Reality"; and hear an update on the recent Palo Alto Shuttle community meeting. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 10, in the Community Meeting Room at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave.

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