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Around Town: Keep calm and love goats; cost drivers

Original post made on Apr 13, 2019

In this week's Around Town column, a Palo Alto Animal Control officer helps a herd of 80 goats find their way home, the city's traffic-fighting nonprofit seeks more funds and the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority's changes to its proposed New Transit Service Plan.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Saturday, April 13, 2019, 8:11 AM

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Posted by Deal with the DEMAND SIDE
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Apr 13, 2019 at 3:45 pm

Well that's rich, Facebook and Palantir, two of the biggest reasons we have no more local retail/downtowns that are now unusable by locals.

"new initiatives that reduce the number of cars on local streets "

How about an initiative to cap the size of companies in town, and to enforce codes so they have to give back downtown areas to residents?


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Posted by Sunshine
a resident of Professorville
on Apr 17, 2019 at 3:01 pm

I think that exercise places should be banned from the main streets--California Ave, University Ave, etc and only be allowed on side streets. The first floor of main streets should be reserved for retail.
Bring back the small retail shops that we all enjoyed and could rely on for good products.


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