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Past newsletters
  • Our Palo Alto / All Things Palo Alto
  • Revision Date: 3/18/2020
    New Mayor, New Laws; Word on the Street; Ross Road Update; Rail Town Halls; Upcoming Council Items; Friday Night at the Movies with Ferris Bueller's Day Off
    Revision Date: 1/9/2020
    Happy Holidays! Department Openings and Closures; Time-lapse of Tree Lighting Painting
    Revision Date: 12/23/2019
    Nutcracker Production; Message from the Mayor on Water Treatment Plant; List Your 2020 Council Priorities; Attend Mayor Reorganization Meeting; Renter Protection Ordinance; Children's Choir Holiday Show
    Revision Date: 12/19/2019
    Share Your Council Priorities; Unjust Eviction Protectionl; Vaping Policy; Development Center Holiday Hours; Annual New Year's Eve Senior Brunch
    Revision Date: 12/11/2019
    Be Storm Ready; Adobe Creek Path Closure: Council Revisits Renter Protection; Arastradero Road Tree Work: Nutcracker: Art Center Holiday Sale
    Revision Date: 12/4/2019
    Thanksgiving; Annual Toy Drive; Tree Lighting; Cubberley Concept Plan; Neighborhood Block Coordinator class; Expanded Pickleball Courts; 125th Birthday Celebrations Come to a Close
    Revision Date: 11/28/2019
    Mourning the loss of Donatus Okhomina; Renter Protection Resources; Holiday Waste Collection Schedule; Annual Tree Lighting
    Revision Date: 11/20/2019
    Sustainable Electrification Plan; Seasonal Track Lights; Road Ratings; Bike Path Tree Meeting; Pickleball Courts Open
    Revision Date: 11/13/2019
    Crescent Park Traffic Calming Pilot; Transportation Work Plan; Foothills Park Restoration Plan; Fire Strike Team Back from SoCal; Pickleball Craze; Bike Path Tree Trimming Postponed
    Revision Date: 11/6/2019
    Happy Halloween! Halloween safety tips; Cubberly Track and Field re-opened on Oct. 18; The Mayor and Palo Alto Neighbors Abroad travel to sister city Tsuchiura, Japan; Reuse Zone opens to the public with free household products; Palo Alto City library celebrates Diwali.
    Revision Date: 10/30/2019
    Red Flag Warning & Power Shutdowns; On Alert in Foothills; Innovation Awards; Art Center Family Day with JMZ Animals; and Halloween Safety Tips
    Revision Date: 10/23/2019
    Renovated Cubberley Field Reopens; PG&E Cuts Power in the Palo Alto Foothills; WONDER Movie Night at Mitchell Park
    Revision Date: 10/16/2019
    Revision Date: 9/30/2019
    Revision Date: 8/31/2019