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News - January 1, 2010

Developer sues Palo Alto over housing policy

City's requirements for low-income housing called 'excessive' and 'arbitrary'

by Gennady Sheyner

A Palo Alto policy that requires developers to dedicate portions of their residential projects to affordable housing is facing a legal challenge from a developer who is calling the policy excessive, onerous and arbitrary.

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