Pre-registering Students at Los Altos High School

On September 17th,  Constitution Day, members of our Voter Services team went into classrooms at Los Altos High School helping to pre-register students to vote.  The 232nd anniversary of the signing of the Constitution was a good day to discuss with students the importance of voting and how every vote matters. We went into 19 … Continue reading Pre-registering Students at Los Altos High School

Update from Our Housing Committee

Our Housing Committee advocates for increasing the supply of affordable housing in Los Altos and Mountain View area. The team monitors new condo and apartment developments as well as the rent stabilization program in Mountain View. Read copies of their Action Letters. They also keep track of state legislation that will impact local housing regulations, … Continue reading Update from Our Housing Committee

A House Divided – From Polarization to Collaboration – Bringing Back Effective Government Workshop Report

Sponsored by the Santa Clara County Council Leagues of Women Voters and the Santa Clara County Council of the American Association of University Women, the workshop, held on September 21, 2019 at the Sunnyvale Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall, hosted 53 participants eager to use their civil discourse skills. The background for this event focused on … Continue reading A House Divided – From Polarization to Collaboration – Bringing Back Effective Government Workshop Report

Our Voice, Our Vote Campaign October 16th – on KABC

Our local League of Women Voters joined a pilot initiative led by Santa Clara County Supervisor Cindy Chavez and the Santa Clara County Office of Education to register high school students to vote.   100 volunteers visited 13 high schools across the San Jose area to register students and eligible pre-registration voters too. Our local LWV … Continue reading Our Voice, Our Vote Campaign October 16th – on KABC

Foothill Community College Political Awareness Day October 10th

Our League of Women Voters Los Altos Mountain View members partnered with Foothill College's President and student leaders to hold multiple election information sessions and a noon time "rally" to encourage students to register to vote.  Pete Stahl (a League member) spoke to two classes about the "Why, How, and What" of voting. The students were … Continue reading Foothill Community College Political Awareness Day October 10th

Mountain View City Council Meetings May 2018

Fiscal Year 2018-19 Narrative Budget Report and 10-Year Financial Forecast On May 1st, the Council provided initial direction on recommendations for the FY 2018-19 budget. Staff indicated that the City continues to benefit from significant property tax growth resulting from new development and changes in property ownership. With a recommendation to add a net 14.5 … Continue reading Mountain View City Council Meetings May 2018