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Traffic Safety & Bicycle Boulevard Project Set to Break Ground
The first phase of the Neighborhood Traffic Safety and Bicycle Boulevard Project is on track to begin this summer.
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Music is Magic Series Plays All Summer at Magical Bridge Playground
The Music is Magic Summer Concert Series is back for a third year at the Magical Bridge Playground in Palo Alto.
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Palo Alto to Host Annual Regional Wildfire Drill in Foothills Park
Expect to see lots of fire trucks and crews in the Foothills Park area as the Palo Alto Fire Department (PAFD) hosts the Annual Wildland Training drill from June 12-14.
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Mayor Scharff Vows to Uphold Paris Agreement
President Trump this afternoon announced the United States' withdrawal from the Paris Climate Agreement of 2015, marking a major shift from our international partners, and a move that would hamper our nation’s global efforts to curb global warming.
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Accepting Applications for “Know Your Neighbors” Program
The City is currently accepting applications for the "Know Your Neighbors" Grant Program.
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Agreement Reached to Keep Buena Vista Mobile Home Park Open
An agreement has been reached that will ensure the preservation and upgrade of the Buena Vista Mobile Home Park in Palo Alto.
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Creek Monitoring Data for West Bayshore Temporarily Offline
Public Works will be temporarily taking the Creekcam and Creek Monitor data for West Bayshore Road offline starting May 19.
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Mayor Scharff's May Message
Read Mayor Greg Scharff's May newsletter, where he looks at the progress being made on the Comp Plan and strides being made toward affordable housing.
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Groundbreaking for New Sewage Sludge Processing Plant
The first shovels will hit the ground at a ceremony on Wednesday, May 24 at 10:45 a.m. to mark the start of construction on a new sewage sludge processing plant that will allow the current sludge burning incinerators to be decommissioned.
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Our Palo Alto Community Conversation
Read the May edition of Our Palo Alto eNewsletter and join the community conversation.
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