A preview of Palo Alto government meetings for the week of April 25.
CITY COUNCIL ... The council plans to discuss the Mid-Peninsula Bicycle Sharing System Study; hear the overview of the proposed budget for fiscal year 2017; and consider a colleagues memo about safeguards for surveillance and information-gathering technologies. The meeting will begin 6 p.m. on Monday, April 25, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. Regular meeting will follow in the Council Chambers at City Hall. Read the agenda here.
CITY/SCHOOL LIAISON COMMITTEE ... The committee will review recent City Council and school board meetings and discuss the city's and the school district's transportation-demand-management policies. The meeting will begin at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, April 26, in the Community Meeting Room at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. Read the agenda here.
PARKS AND RECREATION COMMISSION ... The commission will hear an update on the conceptual plan for rebuilding the Palo Alto Junior Museum & Zoo; consider a proposed design for Quarry Road improvements and Transit Center access; and discuss the Parks, Open Space, Trails and Recreation Facilities Master Plan. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 26, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave.
PLANNING AND TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION ... The commission plans to hold a site-and-design review for a proposed Mercedes Benz dealership at 1700 Embarcadero Road; consider a proposal for a single-story overlay from the Faircourt tract; and evaluate petitions for future Residential Preferential Parking programs. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, April 27, at the Community Meeting Room at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave.
CITY COUNCIL ... The council plans to interview candidates for the Human Relations Commission, the Library Advisory Commission and the Utilities Advisory Commission. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 28, in the Community Meeting Room at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. Read the agenda here.
LIBRARY ADVISORY COMMISSION ... The commission plans to receive a presentation about Draft Environmental Impact Report for the Comprehensive Plan update and hear an update about the strategic plan for city libraries. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 28, in the Children's Library, 1276 Harriet St.
BOARD POLICY REVIEW COMMITTEE ... This meeting has been cancelled. The next BPRC meeting is scheduled for Friday, May 20. The Board of Education's policy-review committee will discuss policies on child-abuse prevention and reporting; employee notifications; before/after-school programs; intellectual property and institutional research. The meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, April 29, in room A at the district office, 25 Churchill Ave.