Public Records Request

You may use this form to submit requests for public records to the City of Palo Alto. You must provide contact information to receive a response.

You can find out more about Public Records Requests by reading our Frequently Asked Questions.
A number of our records are already published online as part of our goal to make information more transparent and readily available for the public. Check out our Open Data site for more information on what data is currently available.
Last Updated: May 6, 2015
Public Record Request

Please be as specific as possible regarding types of documents, time frames, parties, or other identifying characteristics of the records you seek. 

You are limited to 3000 characters in your request below. Please consider attaching a document if your request requires a longer description.
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