City View | March 15, 2019 | Palo Alto Weekly | Palo Alto Online |

Palo Alto Weekly

News - March 15, 2019

City View

A round-up of Palo Alto government action this week

City Council (March 11)

Ventura: The council held a town hall meeting in Ventura and directed staff to include in the North Ventura Coordinated Area Plan an evaluation of workforce housing, a consideration of higher "inclusionary housing" requirements and policies to protect existing residents from displacement. Yes: Cormack, DuBois, Filseth, Fine, Kniss, Kou Absent: Tanaka

Board of Education (March 12) Budget: The board approved the district's second interim budget report. Yes: Unanimous

Planning and Transportation Commission (March 13)

190 Channing Ave.: The commission approved a request for a vesting tentative map to allow for four residential condominium units and two office units on a parcel at 190 Channing Ave. Yes: Alcheck, Lauing, Riggs, Summa, Templeton, Waldfogel Absent: Roohparvar

Historic Resources Board (March 12)

Retreat: The board held a retreat to discuss Comprehensive Plan policies related to historic preservation, the city's historic preservation program and other topics. Action: None


Sorry, but further commenting on this topic has been closed.

Stay up to date on local coronavirus coverage with our daily news digest email.



The 34th Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult and Teen categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by April 10, 2020. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category. Sponsored by Kepler's Books, Linden Tree Books and Bell's Books.

Contest Details