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The Planning & Transportation Commission's primary responsibilities include:
Preparing and making recommendations to the City Council on the City's Comprehensive Plan regarding development, public facilities and transportation in Palo Alto
Considering and making recommendations to the City Council on zoning map and zoning ordinance changes
Reviewing and making recommendations to the City Council on subdivisions, on appeals on variances and use permits
Considering other policies and programs affecting development and land use in Palo Alto for final City Council action
Reviewing and making recommendations on individual projects such as Planned Community Zones, Open Space development, and those other projects as are directed by the zoning code, staff and City Council
The Commission is composed of seven members who are current residents of the City of Palo Alto and are not Council Members, officers, or employees of the City. Terms are for four years and commence on August 1. See Palo Alto Municipal Code (PAMC) Sections 2.20 for more information. You may contact the City Clerk's Office at 650-329-2571 to be notified of vacancies and appointment procedures.
September 19, 2007 Planning and Transportation Commission Staff Report September 19, 2007 Planning and Transportation Commission Staff Report - Item 1 - 1001 San Antonio Road: Request by Ciardella's Garden Supply for rezoning from Public Facilities District (PF) to General Manufacturing
District (GM) for 1.8 1 acres of land at 1001 San Antonio Road Revision Date: 9/19/2007
April 11, 2007 Planning and Transportation Commission Staff Report April 11, 2007 Planning and Transportation Commission Staff Report - Item 1 - Initiation of Rezoning from Public Facilities (PF) to General Manufacturing (GM) District for approximately 1.1 acres of land at San Antonio Avenue and US 101 (Bayshore Freeway) Revision Date: 4/11/2007