Town Square

Post a New Topic

New tax figures hint at economic recovery, but not quite to prepandemic levels

Original post made on Oct 21, 2021

After falling into a deep funk in spring 2020, Palo Alto's economy is starting to show signs of life, with hotel and sales tax revenues now exceeding the city's projections, a new analysis shows.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, October 20, 2021, 3:46 PM

Comments (1)

Posted by Online Name
a resident of Embarcadero Oaks/Leland
on Oct 21, 2021 at 12:43 pm

Online Name is a registered user.

Ok, so when will full library service be restored? It's absurd to have the libraries open only part-time. Rinconada, for example is only open 4 days a week with limited hours and the city brags about having "given" it another 2 HOURS. Pathetic.


Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.

Email:


Post a comment

In order to encourage respectful and thoughtful discussion, commenting on stories is available to those who are registered users. If you are already a registered user and the commenting form is not below, you need to log in. If you are not registered, you can do so here.

Please make sure your comments are truthful, on-topic and do not disrespect another poster. Don't be snarky or belittling. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

See our announcement about requiring registration for commenting.

Stay informed.

Get the day's top headlines from Palo Alto Online sent to your inbox in the Express newsletter.

New Austrian cuisine: Naschmarkt to replace Anatolian Kitchen in Palo Alto
By The Peninsula Foodist | 4 comments | 5,648 views

Please prioritize saving Palo Alto's emptying downtown
By Diana Diamond | 49 comments | 4,555 views

Can we build enough clean, affordable power on time?
By Sherry Listgarten | 17 comments | 3,718 views

“Attached.” by Amir Levine, MD, and Rachel S.F. Heller, MA
By Chandrama Anderson | 1 comment | 2,286 views

Holiday Hoopla in the City
By Laura Stec | 0 comments | 2,010 views