Past Community Meetings

Alternative Futures
Tuesday, June 24, 6-8:30 p.m., Elk’s Lodge, 4249 El Camino Real
We recapped the previous two meetings and discussed potential alternatives to the “what happens if we do nothing” scenario. This interactive meeting also gave participants the chance to work through questions and create two future scenarios for their vision of Palo Alto. Click here to see a meeting summary.

Critical Issues
Thursday, May 29, 6-8 p.m., Avenidas, 450 Bryant St.
Community members provided input on key issues that are part of the Comprehensive Plan update. Ideas generated at this interactive meeting is helping to identify the City’s key opportunities and challenges for the future. Click here to see a meeting summary.

Growth Management
Tuesday, June 10, 6-8 p.m., Palo Alto High School, English Resource Center, 50 Embarcadero Rd.
Participants discussed the regional growth trends in Silicon Valley, choices for managing growth, and what would happen if we do nothing about it. Residents also talked about growth “caps” in the current Comprehensive Plan, and techniques that other communities are using to direct and manage the pace of growth. Click here to see a meeting summary.

Planning and Transportation Commission EIR Scoping Hearing
July 9, 2014/6:00 p.m., City Hall Council Chambers. 250 Hamilton Ave.
View the staff report here.