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News - August 30, 2019

City View

A round-up of Palo Alto government action this week

City Council

The council did not meet this week.

Board of Education (Aug. 27)

Safety positions: The board approved funding for two new district-level safety and security positions. Yes: Unanimous

Engagement specialists: The board approved the hiring of new student and family engagement specialists. Yes: Unanimous

Parks and Recreation Commission (Aug. 27)

Parks survey: The commission discussed a recently completed survey of eight city parks. Action: None

Foothills Park: The commission discussed a staff proposal to restore and enhance the recently annexed 7.7-acre property at Foothills Park. Action: None

Planning and Transportation Commission (Aug. 28)

Parking: The commission recommended approving a proposed Residential Preferential Parking program in a section of Old Palo Alto. Yes: Lauing, Roohparvar, Summa, Templeton No: Alcheck, Riggs Recused: Waldfogel


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