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News - January 3, 2014

Proposed parking program a tough sell downtown

Residents, businesses concerned about Palo Alto's citywide permit program

by Gennady Sheyner

Palo Alto's residents and business owners rarely see eye to eye when it comes to downtown parking, but the city's latest attempt to free up spaces for residents in their neighborhoods has achieved the seemingly impossible — bringing the two camps together in vehement opposition.

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