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Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to Celebrate Renovated Cubberley Field

Lace up your running shoes or soccer cleats as the newly renovated Cubberley Field and Track reopens to the public on Wednesday, October 16.


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Serve Your Community: Apply to Serve on a Board or Commission

Here’s your chance to serve your community and have a say in issues you might be passionate about.


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PG&E Working to Restore Power in Palo Alto Foothills & Beyond

UPDATE as of 10/10/19, 8:00 p.m.: The Red Flag Warning has been lifted and PG&E is working to restore power to impacted customers.


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Our Palo Alto: A Monthly Community Conversation

The City’s sustainability efforts shined this month both locally and globally, as it completed its largest solar array project to date and participated in the first Sister Cities Sustainability Conference.


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Staying Fire Safe for Fire Prevention Week and Beyond (blog)

Stay fire safe with these fire prevention tips from the Palo Alto Fire Department.


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In the Public Interest: A New Column from the City Manager (blog)

In the Public Interest: Answering Community Questions About Public Safety from City Manager Ed Shikada.




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Stay on Track of Palo Alto's Grade Separation Process (blog)

Take a minute to read and enjoy this new blog series that is designed to better inform and engage the community on Palo Alto's rail crossing process.


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Library Branches Closed Oct. 2 for Training Day

All branches of the Palo Alto City Library will be closed on Wednesday, October 2 in order that all full-time staff can participate in professional development training on Design Thinking practices.


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Public Safety Response to a Recent 911 Call

Protecting the safety and well-being of the public are vital services provided by the City. Public safety staff including our dispatchers, police officers and firefighters are on the front line every day serving our community with pride, dedication and focus. At the same time, we take community concerns raised about a recent 911 call very seriously.


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Hot, Gusty Temperatures Could Force PG&E Power Shutoff

As a safety precaution, Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) has issued advanced notification of a potential public safety power shutoff for the San Francisco Bay Area from Monday, September 23-Wednesday, September 25.


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