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Upcoming Caltrain Electrification Work at Churchill Avenue

Caltrain crews will be installing foundations in Palo Alto on April 10-11 that will require the temporary closure of the Churchill Avenue railroad crossing.


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Webinar to Gain Input for Sustainability & Climate Action Plan

The 2020 S/CAP Community Engagement Workshop scheduled for Tuesday, March 31 at Mitchell Park Community Center will now be a pre-recorded webinar series to gain community insight.


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Parking Closures in Effect at Palo Alto Open Space Preserves

Enjoy our open spaces if you can walk or bike there, but please don’t drive.Open Space Preserves parking closures at Baylands, Arastradero, and Foothills Park are in effect as of Friday, March 27 to support the community's health and safety.


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Pre-Applications for Building Permits Available Online During COVID-19

Effective March 26, 2020, the City of Palo Alto’s Planning and Development Services Department is accepting online pre-applications for building permits.


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Rebuilt Fire Station 3 Opens its Doors to Serve the Community

The finishing touches have been added to Palo Alto’s newly rebuilt Fire Station 3 as it officially opened its doors on Tuesday, March 24 at the corner of Embarcadero and Newell Roads


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Resources to Give or Get Help During Shelter in Place

Navigating the coronavirus health crisis and the statewide shelter in place is a challenge for everyone, especially the most vulnerable populations in our community.


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City Launches Support Call Center & Utility Rate Relief Programs

March 17, 2020 –The City of Palo Alto will activate a Community Support Call Center on Wednesday, March 18 to connect the community with information, and announced utility rate relief programs to support residential and business customers.


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Resources to Help as You Shelter in Place

March 18, 2020 Our latest blog can answer your pressing questions about the shelter in place and is filled with helpful tips and resources to help you navigate what can seem like isolating days spent at home.


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New Actions to Enhance Public Safety and Community Support

March 15, 2020 Palo Alto is establishing a community support call center and activating its Emergency Operations Center.


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Coronavirus: Resources to Stay Connected and Informed

March 13, 2020 During this time of heightened public health risk and community concern, it is important to know you are not alone and there is help and resources available to answer your questions.


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