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An Alternative View

By Diana Diamond

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About this blog: So much is right — and wrong — about what is happening in Palo Alto. In this blog I want to discuss all that with you. I know many residents care about this town, and I want to explore our collective interests to help ...  (More)

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A left- v. right-hand problem in PA’s push to be an “all-electric city”
Mar 2, 2022 1:13 pm
Comments: 16 | Views: 5,364


Will Palo Alto and other local cities have adequate distribution systems to go all-electric by 2030? Some utility experts say absolutely not – we don’t... More
Palo Alto City Council: Get rid of police encryption! Now! Please!
Feb 22, 2022 12:44 pm
Comments: 16 | Views: 13,686

How long will it take the Palo Alto City Council to discuss the police encryption problem? When will the city’s top staff members stop saying that encryption must... More
Express lanes will cost drivers masses of money -- and the state will collect millions from us
Feb 15, 2022 11:51 am
Comments: 38 | Views: 8,869

==I "The integration of managed express lanes will reduce congestion all along the U.S. 101 corridor. It will encourage carpooling and transit ridership as... More
Palo Alto needs to prioritize its priorities
Feb 9, 2022 9:15 am
Comments: 15 | Views: 5,389


Palo Alto’s new priorities are nice. So very nice. The four the city council decided on for 2922 encompass many of this city’s worries and concerns... More
If at first the city does not succeed …
Feb 3, 2022 2:45 pm
Comments: 27 | Views: 5,466

Once again (sigh), our city officials in Palo Alto are moving ahead to adopt a business tax – the revenue will probably go into the city’s general operating... More
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