A preview of Palo Alto government meetings for the week of June 3.
CITY COUNCIL ... The council plans to meet in a closed session to discuss existing litigation, Gustavo Alvarez v. City of Palo Alto. The council will then consider next steps for the planning process for Cubberley Community Center, consider a zone change to enable a two-family residence at 2321 Wellesley St., and consider approving a $10 million contribution to support an affordable-housing project at 3705 El Camino Road. The closed session will begin at 5 p.m. on Monday, June 3, 2019. Regular meeting will begin at 6 p.m. or as soon as possible after the closed session in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. View the full agenda here.
UTILITIES ADVISORY COMMISSION ... The commission plans to discuss electric vehicles and building decarbonization; water leak bill credits; the electric supply carbon accounting methodology; natural gas leakage; and the city's plans to expand its fiber network and implement advanced metering infrastructure. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, June 5, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. View the full agenda here.
ARCHITECTURAL REVIEW BOARD ... The board will consider a proposal to renovate the Cheesecake Factory building at 375 University Ave., and review a proposal to demolish a restaurant building at 1700 Embarcadero Road and to build an 84,900-square-foot Mercedes and Audi dealership and a 15,700-square-foot service building at the site. The meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, June 6, in the Council Chambers at City Hall. View the full agenda here.