A preview of Palo Alto government meetings for the week of April 4.
CITY COUNCIL ... The council plans to hear a presentation about "Open Data" initiatives; discuss a 50-foot hotel proposed for 3200 El Camino Real; and discuss the Long Range Financial Forecast for years 2017-2026. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. on Monday, April 4, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. The regular meeting will follow in the Council Chambers at City Hall. Read the agenda here.
COUNCIL FINANCE COMMITTEE ... The committee will consider recommendations for Fiscal Year 2017 Community Development Block Grant allocations; review options for addressing unfunded pension liabilities; and review a plan to reduce the size of the city's pool-car fleet (cars shared by employees). The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, April 5, in the Community Meeting Room at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. Read the agenda here.
ARCHITECTURAL REVIEW BOARD ... The board will hold a preliminary review for 3251 Hanover St., a request by Form 4 Architecture on behalf of Stanford University for a new 110,000-square-foot research-and-development building that would replace an existing building with the same square footage. The meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, April 7, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave.