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Los Altos City Council November 2019

Los Altos City Council – November 2019 November 12, 2019 The City Council adopted a resolution for a Mills Act authorization for a Gambrel design barn at 210 Alta Vista Avenue, Los Altos to be designated an historic property. The City Council heard the proposal for Ordinance #2019-467 to amend the zoning code in the … Continue reading Los Altos City Council November 2019

Los Altos City Council October 2019

Los Altos City Council - October 2019 The council had special council meetings on October 1 and 29, 2019. The council did not meet the second Tuesday of October. October 22, 2019 The City of Los Altos owns Redwood Grove Nature Preserve, a 5.7-acre nature preserve located off University Avenue. The City contracted with Grassroots … Continue reading Los Altos City Council October 2019

Los Altos City Council September 2019

Los Altos City Council – September 2019 September 10, 2019 City Council adopted an ordinance of the Los Altos Municipal Code to revise Density Bonus regulations regarding incentive standards for properties to be developed in Los Altos. Discussions about the ordinance took place during the July and August 2019 meetings. The city uses a menu … Continue reading Los Altos City Council September 2019

Los Altos City Council August 2019

Los Altos City Council – August 2019 August 27, 2019 The City Council approved sending a letter to California representatives supporting their bills in Congress regarding the implementation of FCC rulemaking to accelerate deployment for wireless infrastructure by removing barriers to investment. The bills by Senator Dianne Feinstein (S2012) and Representative Anna Eshoo (HR530) are … Continue reading Los Altos City Council August 2019

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