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Amid drama, county staff takes firm positions on housing needs and open space protections related to Stanford’s expansion

June 18, 2019 – Palo Alto Matters Despite recent drama and uncertainty over whether Stanford and Santa Clara County will return to negotiations for a development agreement to govern the university’s expansion project, the County Planning Commission continues to move…

City just adopted new rules for disposable food ware and construction materials – Next up: refuse collection

June 18, 2019 – Palo Alto Matters Pursuant to Palo Alto’s Zero Waste Plan, City Council adopted new rules on June 10 to regulate the use of disposable food ware, including restricting the use of plastic straws, cutlery, beverage stirrers,…