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News - February 22, 2019

Public Agenda

CITY COUNCIL ... The council plans to hold a closed session to discuss the city's labor negotiations with the Service Employees International Union, Local 521, and to consider real property negotiations over a property at 3350 Birch St. The council then plans to hold a hearing to consider a proposal for a roof-deck at 285 Hamilton Ave., and for zoning changes to allow roof decks at other non-complying buildings in the downtown area; and to authorize the city manager to explore, negotiate and potentially submit an offer to buy the property at 3350 Birch St., next to Boulware Park. The closed session will begin at 5 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 25, at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. Regular meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. or as soon as possible after the closed session.

COUNCIL POLICY AND SERVICES COMMITTEE ... The committee plans to hear a presentation on Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority about the new transit plan, including bus service reductions in Palo Alto. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 26, at Community Meeting Room at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave.

BOARD OF EDUCATION ... The board will vote on priorities for the Cubberley Community Center master plan and discuss the district's second interim budget, expanded transitional kindergarten and a guiding document for the superintendent's "PAUSD Promise," among other items. There will be informational reports on legal expenses, chronic absenteeism, Title IX and Public Records Act requests. The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 26, at the district office, 25 Churchill Ave.

PARKS AND RECREATION COMMISSION ... The commission plans to hear an update on dedicated pickleball courts; get a presentation on the Rinconada Park improvement project; and discuss the Parks and Open Space five-year capital improvement plan. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 26, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave.

SCHOOL BOARD BUDGET SESSION ... The board will hold a special study session on the district budget. The agenda was not available by press deadline. The meeting will begin at 3 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 28, at the district office, 25 Churchill Ave.

LIBRARY ADVISORY COMMISSION ... The commission plans to meet at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 28, in the Community Meeting Room at City Hall, 250 Hamilton Ave. The agenda was not available by press time.

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