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PUBLIC AGENDA: Future of city auditor's office; New school building contracts

 

A preview of Palo Alto government meetings for the week of Feb. 10.

CITY COUNCIL … The council plans to pass a proclamation honoring the 100th anniversary of the League of Women Voters of Palo Alto and recognize firefighters who responded to Sonoma and Ventura fires in 2019. The council will then go into a closed session to discuss existing litigation, ABG-PACT Owner vs. City of Palo Alto, and to consider a claim against the city by Julio Arevalo. Then, in an open session, the council will hold a TEFRA hearing to approve issuance of bonds for the Wilton Court development; consider next steps for the city auditor's office; and schedule its summer break and winter closure for 2020. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 10, in the Council Chamber at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. The closed session is scheduled to take place from 6:15 to 7:45 p.m., with the rest of the meeting following immediately after. View the full agenda here.

BOARD OF EDUCATION … The school board will hear a report on the coronavirus, discuss a resolution in support of Foothill-De Anza Community College District parcel tax and bond measures as well as conceptual designs and contracts for new buildings at JLS Middle School and Palo Verde Elementary School, among other items. The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 11, at the district office, 25 Churchill Ave. View the full agenda here.

PLANNING AND TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION … The commission will discuss amendments to standards for wireless communication facilities; and discuss the city's Annual Comprehensive Plan progress report. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 12, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. View the full agenda here.

HISTORIC RESOURCES BOARD … The board plans to review potential topics for its annual retreat. The meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 13, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. View the full agenda here.

HUMAN RELATIONS COMMISSION … The commission is scheduled to meet at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 13, in the Community Meeting Room at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. View the full agenda here.

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