Palo Alto City Council To Discuss Plans For Teacher Housing ProjectThe Palo Alto City Council at its meeting Monday evening will discuss plans to establish more than 100 rental units for teachers and other school district employees.
Palo Alto's Foothills Park Opening To All For 1st Time In Decades After Referendum Campaign FailsFoothills Park in Palo Alto is set to open to people who live outside the city for the first time in decades, after a referendum campaign challenging the City Council’s decision to open up access failed.
Palo Alto Residents Launch Referendum Campaign Challenging Plan To Open Foothills Park To Non-ResidentsA group of Palo Alto residents have launched a referendum campaign challenging the City Council's recent decision to end the decades-long ban on non-resident access to Foothills Park, which could revive a lawsuit against the city.
Lawmakers Vote To Open Palo Alto Foothills Park To Public Ending Decades-Old Restrictive PolicyEnding a decades-old restrictive policy, the Palo Alto City Council voted to open Foothills Park to all people.
Palo Alto Considers Opening Up Access To Residents-Only Foothills Park Amid ACLU LawsuitOfficials in Palo Alto are expected to consider a proposal that would open access to Foothills Park to the general public, as the city faces a lawsuit over the park's residents-only requirement.
ACLU Sues Palo Alto Over Residents-Only Access To Foothills ParkThe American Civil Liberties Union has sued the city of Palo Alto over its decades-long policy restricting Foothills Park to residents only, calling the policy unconstitutional and racist.
Battle Over Non-Resident Access To Palo Alto's Foothills Nature PreservePalo Alto city councilmembers voted against a year-long pilot program that would have opened Foothills Park to non-residents for the first time since the sixties.
Palo Alto Council To Meet Amid Coronavirus, Urges Residents To Watch From HomeThe city of Palo Alto is advising residents to submit comments via email and to watch Monday night's City Council meeting instead of attending in person.
Rent For One Lavish Palo Alto Townhouse A Whopping $35,000 A MonthPenthouses that have just hit the market in Palo Alto are pricey, even by Silicon Valley standards. In one case, the monthly rent is more than some people pay in a year.
Palo Alto Police To Get Body-Mounted Video CamerasThe Palo Alto City Council unanimously approved a deal on Monday night that will allow for nine of the city’s police officers to be equipped with body-mounted video cameras.
Palo Alto Bans Sleeping In CarsThe Palo Alto City Council approved a new ordinance that will ban sleeping in cars during Monday night's meeting, but city leaders say more still needs to be done to help the homeless.
Palo Alto Considers Tough Public Smoking BanThe Palo Alto City Council Monday night voted for a possible ban on smoking at all public parks and plazas.
Developer Offers $65 Million For Palo Alto Police HeadquartersA Bay Area developer is making Palo Alto an offer the city may not be able to refuse. It involves footing the bill for construction of a new, $65 million police headquarters.
Pet Lovers Fighting Closure Of Palo Alto Animal ShelterA hearing on the future of the shelter was slated for Tuesday's Palo Alto City Council meeting.
Palo Alto Council To Vote On Pedestrian/Bike Friendly RoadwayThe Palo Alto City Council will decide Monday night whether to extend a controversial traffic calming trial project. The aim of the project is to slow traffic on Arastradero Road by reducing the number of lanes from four to three.