Southgate: The council approved the expansion of the Southgate Residential Preferential Parking program to include the west side of El Camino Real and directed staff to seek approval from Caltrans for the change. Yes: Unanimous
ADU: The council approved revisions to the city's ordinance on accessory dwelling units to ensure compliance with state law. Yes: DuBois, Filseth, Fine, Kniss, Kou, Scharff, Tanaka, Wolbach No: Holman
Board of Education (Jan. 30)
Dyslexia: The board waived its two-meeting rule and approved a resolution in support of educators and families in addressing the needs of students with dyslexia. Yes: Unanimous
Stanford GUP: The board approved a comment letter in response to Stanford University's General Use Permit (GUP) application. Yes: Baten Caswell, Collins, DiBrienza, Godfrey Recused: Dauber
Teacher housing: The board directed staff to engage with county staff on a proposal to build teacher housing in Palo Alto and to write a letter expressing support for doing so. Yes: Baten Caswell, DiBrienza, Dauber, Godfrey Abstain: Collins
Goals: The board heard updates from staff on progress on the district's 2017-18 goals. Action: None
Planning and Transportation Commission (Jan. 31)
Workforce district: The commission approved an ordinance creating a "workforce housing combining district." Yes: Alcheck, Gardias, Lauing, Monk, Riggs, Waldfogel No: Summa
2755 El Camino Real: The commission recommended approving a proposed 57-unit housing complex at 2755 El Camino Real. Yes: Alcheck, Gardias, Lauing, Monk, Riggs, Waldfogel Recused: Summa
Architectural Review Board (Feb. 1)
620 Emerson St: The board considered a proposal to demolish a single-story building and construct a two-story 4,256-square-foot commercial building for the expansion of Nobu Restaurant and voted to continue the item to a future date. Yes: Unanimous
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