City Manager's Reports

City Manager's Reports for 2010-2012 (CMR 110:10 forward) are on this page.
 
Last Updated: Jan 17, 2017
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2017
Interviews of Candidates for the Historic Resources Board, the Parks and Recreation Commission, and the Planning and Transportation Commission
Revision Date: 2/1/2017
Comprehensive Plan Update: City Council Review & Direction Regarding the Draft Land Use & Community Design Element and the Revised Draft Transportation Element
Revision Date: 1/30/2017
Approval of the Acceptance and Expenditure of Citizens Options for Public Safety (COPS) Funds on Various Law Enforcement Equipment and Approval of a Budget Amendment in the Law Enforcement Services Fund
Revision Date: 1/30/2017
Selection of Applicants to Interview on February 1, 2017 for the Historic Resources Board, the Parks and Recreation Commission, and the Planning and Transportation Commission
Revision Date: 1/30/2017
Adoption of a Resolution of the Council of the City of Palo Alto in Collaboration With the Cities of Redwood City, Menlo Park, and Mountain View Directing Staff to Participate in Sub-Regional Planning on Bike
Revision Date: 1/30/2017
Presentation by the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority Regarding the Next Network Initiative and Its Impacts on Bus Service in Palo Alto
Revision Date: 1/23/2017
Public Hearing: Adoption of a Resolution for the Creation of a New Residential Preferential Parking (RPP) Program in the Evergreen Park and Mayfield Neighborhoods Bounded by Park Boulevard, Caltrain Rail Corridor, Oregon Expressway, Page Mill Road and El Camino Real and Finding of Exemption Under the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA)
Revision Date: 1/23/2017
Approval of Amendment Number Two to Contract Number C14153485 With Canopy, for an Additional Amount of $81,552 for a Total Amount Not-to-exceed $481,182 to Administer a Crowdsourced Tree Data Platform to Advance Programmatic Initiatives in the Urban Forest Master Plan, and Continue Basic Contract Services Through a Three-month Extension Term to June 30, 2017
Revision Date: 1/23/2017
Approval of a Contract With Altec Industries Inc., in the Amount of $335,213 for the Purchase of an Altec Hydraulic Telescoping Crane and Approval of a Budget Amendment in Various Funds
Revision Date: 1/23/2017
Authorization to Establish a Supplemental Pension Trust With the Public Agency Retirement Service (PARS) and Approve Budget Amendments in the General Fund and the General Benefits Fund
Revision Date: 1/23/2017
ID# 7589 Human Services Community Forums
Revision Date: 1/23/2017
Being Different Together - Taking the Conversation Deeper - A Series of Community Forums Aimed at Building and Nurturing a Community That Models Respect for Differences
Revision Date: 1/23/2017
Proclamation Expressing Appreciation to Annie Folger for Outstanding Public Service on her Retirement
Revision Date: 1/23/2017
900 N. California Avenue [15PLN-00155]: Denial of the Appeal of the Planning and Community Environment Director's Architectural Review Approval of Three new Single-Family Homes, one With a Second Unit. Environmental Review: Categorically Exempt per CEQA Guidelines Section 15303(a) (New Construction or Conversion of Small Structures), Zoning District: R-1 (Continued From January 9, 2017)
Revision Date: 1/23/2017
Adoption of a Resolution of the Council of the City of Palo Alto Expressing Appreciation to Dennis Burns Upon His Retirement
Revision Date: 1/23/2017
Adoption of a Resolution of the Council of the City of Palo Alto Expressing Appreciation to Bob Beacom Upon His Retirement
Revision Date: 1/23/2017
Adoption of a Resolution of the Council of the City of Palo Alto Expressing Appreciation to Dennis Burns Upon His Retirement
Revision Date: 1/23/2017
Adoption of a Resolution of the Council of the City of Palo Alto Expressing Appreciation to Bob Beacom Upon His Retirement
Revision Date: 1/23/2017
Approval of a Contract with Altec Industries Inc., in the Amount of $496,278 for the Purchase of Three 40' Altec Aerial Trucks and Approval of Budget Appropriation Amendments in the Electric Utility Fund and the Vehicle Replacement and Maintenance Fund
Revision Date: 1/23/2017
Discussion and Direction to Staff to Implement a One-year Traffic Safety Pilot Project Along Middlefield Road Between the Menlo Park City Limits and Forest Avenue, Find the Project Exempt From the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and Approve a Budget Amendment in the General Fund
Revision Date: 1/12/2017
Approval of Contract Number C17166566 With O'Grady Paving, Inc in the Amount of $686,290 for the Construction of the Quarry Road Improvements and Transit Center Access Project and Finding of Exemption From the California Environmental Quality Act
Revision Date: 1/9/2017
Appointment of Three Candidates to the Historic Resources Board and Four Candidates to the Parks and Recreation Commission (PARC) for Terms Ending December 15, 2019; and Discussion and Potential Appointment of one Candidate to the PARC for an Unexpired Term Ending December 15, 2018
Revision Date: 1/9/2017
Presentation of Accreditation of the Urban Forestry Program by the Society of Municipal Arborists
Revision Date: 1/9/2017
Direction Regarding Unscheduled Vacancy on the Planning and Transportation Commission; and Potential Appointment of one Candidate to the Planning and Transportation Commission for an Unexpired Term Ending December 15, 2018
Revision Date: 1/9/2017
Adoption of a Resolution Declaring Weeds to be a Public Nuisance and Setting February 6, 2017 for a Public Hearing for Objections to Proposed Weed Abatement
Revision Date: 1/9/2017
Approval of Amendment Number 1 to Contract Number C15157160 With Traffic Data Services to Extend the Term Until June 30, 2019 for Provision of On-Call Traffic Data Collection Services
Revision Date: 1/9/2017
900 N. California Avenue [15PLN-00155]: Denial of the Appeal of the Planning and Community Environment Director's Architectural Review Approval of Three new Single-Family Homes, one With a Second Unit. Environmental Review: Categorically Exempt per CEQA Guidelines Section 15303(a) (New Construction or Conversion of Small Structures), Zoning District: R-1
Revision Date: 1/9/2017
Approve and Authorize the City Manager to Execute an Agreement Between the City of Palo Alto and Team Sheeper LLC, for the Learn to Swim Program for Summer 2017 at an Amount Not to Exceed $143,000
Revision Date: 1/9/2017
Policy and Services Committee Recommends the City Council Adopt the City's Legislative Program Manual and 2017 Legislative Priorities
Revision Date: 1/9/2017
Approval of Action Minutes for the December 5 and 12, 2016 Council Meetings
Revision Date: 1/9/2017
Proclamation of the Council of the City of Palo Alto Honoring the Volunteer Services of Sheri Furman
Revision Date: 1/9/2017
SECOND READING: Adoption of Two Ordinances to Update the City’s Below Market Rate (BMR) Housing Program as Recommended by the Finance Committee: (1) Repealing Municipal Code Section 16.47 (Non-residential Projects) and 18.14 (Residential Projects) and Adding a new Section 16.65 (Citywide Affordable Housing In-lieu Fees for Residential, Nonresidential, and Mixed Use Developments. The Proposed Ordinances are Exempt From the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) per Sections 15378(b)(4), 15305 and 15601(b)(3) of the State CEQA Guidelines (FIRST READING: December 12, 2016 PASSED: 5-3 Kniss, Scharff and Wolbach no)
Revision Date: 1/9/2017
SECOND READING: Adoption of an Ordinance of the Council of the City of Palo Alto to Update the Fiscal Year 2017 Municipal Fee Schedule to Adjust Development Services Department Fees (FIRST READING: December 12, 2016 PASSED 8-0)
Revision Date: 1/9/2017
SECOND READING: Adoption of an Ordinance Amending Chapter 9.14 (Smoking and Tobacco Regulations) of the Palo Alto Municipal Code to ban Smoking in Units in Multi-unit Residences and Common Areas, and Make Other Minor Amendments to Smoking Restrictions (Remove Bingo Games as Places and Workplaces Exempt From the City’s Prohibition Against Smoking in Enclosed Places) (FIRST READING: December 5, 2016 PASSED: 8-0)
Revision Date: 1/9/2017
Adoption of a Resolution of the City Council of the City of Palo Alto Approving the Issuance of the California Municipal Finance Authority 2017 Tax Exempt Loan (International School of the Peninsula) in an Aggregate Principal Amount Not-to-Exceed $7,500,000
Revision Date: 1/9/2017
Policy and Services Committee Recommends City Council Review the 2017 City Council Priority Suggestions in Preparation for the Annual Council Retreat
Revision Date: 1/9/2017
Adoption of a Resolution Authorizing the City Manager to Execute and File an Application on Behalf of the City of Palo Alto to the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) for the Management of and Participation in a Grant Award to Enhance and Evaluate a Comprehensive Technology/Policy Solution Called Fair Value Commuting (FVC), Designed to Reduce Traffic Congestion
Revision Date: 1/9/2017
Adoption of a Resolution Scheduling the City Council Summer Break and Winter Closure for 2017
Revision Date: 1/9/2017
Adoption of a Resolution of the Council Expressing Appreciation for the Outstanding Public Service to Patrick Burt as Council Member and Mayor
Revision Date: 1/3/2017
Adoption of a Resolution of the Council Expressing Appreciation for the Outstanding Public Service to Marc Berman as Council Member
Revision Date: 1/3/2017
Adoption of a Resolution of the Council Expressing Appreciation for the Outstanding Public Service to Greg Schmid as Council Member
Revision Date: 1/3/2017