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PUBLIC AGENDA: Update on COVID-19 response; vote on eviction ban

 
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A preview of Palo Alto government meetings for the week of March 23.

CITY COUNCIL ... The council plans to get a verbal update about the city's response to the COVID-19 health emergency, discuss the city's direction for placing a business tax on the 2020 ballot and consider adopting an urgency ordinance prohibiting eviction of residential and commercial tenants. The meeting will begin at 5 p.m. in Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. View the full agenda here. Residents interested in viewing the meeting are encouraged to do so on TV (Channel 26), on 90.1 KZSU radio or by livestream at midpenmedia.org.

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