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SFPUC Water Supply Blend Change
Starting mid-March, Palo Alto's water supply will be returning from local surface reservoirs to our typical supply from the Hetch Hetchy Reservoir. If you have questions or concerns about water quality please call (650) 496-6967 or email UtilitiesCommunications@cityofpaloalto.org
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Tuolumne River flows over Rancheria Falls

Citywide Business Registry Renewal Period Begins
Year three of the Palo Alto Business Registry is officially underway, and businesses currently registered for 2016 should visit the website and renew by March 31. New businesses are also required to register with the City through the online tool.
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City Sends Comment Letter on Stanford’s New Plan
The City has sent its comment letter to Santa Clara County on Stanford’s proposal to update its General Use Permit to provide additional housing and academic facilities and space within its campus.
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Downtown Residential Permit Parking Program Enters Next Phase as Evergreen Park-Mayfield and Southgate Move Forward
There's a lot going on in parking these days. On March 6, the City Council voted to make permanent the downtown Residential Preferential Permit Parking Program.
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Cubberley Community Day Offers Fun for the Whole Family
The third annual Cubberley Community Day is coming up on Sat. March 25 and is filled with activities the whole family will enjoy. This year's event goes from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Cubberley Community Center at 4000 Middlefield Road in Palo Alto.


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Epi-Aid Report from CDC Released
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's final Epi-Aid report with findings on youth suicide was published today.



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Property Owners to Vote on Whether to Approve Fee Increase for Storm Water Management Program
On February 24, 2017, the City mailed ballots to Palo Alto property owners requesting that they vote on whether to continue the fee which funds the City's Storm Water Management Program.
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Special Message from Mayor Scharff on Tolerance, Inclusion
Mayor Greg Scharff sent a special message to the Palo Alto community on Tuesday, Feb. 28 to reinforce his message of tolerance and inclusion after a bomb threat was called into the Oshman Family Jewish Community Center.

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Community Arbor Day Festival in Palo Alto
Canopy is partnering with the City of Palo Alto, fellow nonprofit organizations and local businesses for a Community Arbor Day Festival to celebrate California Arbor Week, and highlight the importance of trees.
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Come Meet the Newest Donkey in Palo Alto’s Barron Park
There's a new donkey in town! Barron Park welcomed a 17-year old donkey named Jenny to the pasture in November, after iconic donkey Niner died last fall.
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