News Release News Release The City of Palo Alto
Communications Department
650-329-2607
250 Hamilton Ave
Palo Alto, CA 94301

5/6/2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
PRESS RELEASE 05/06/2015
Subject :

Celebrate California Avenue
Contact : Tom Fehrenbach, Manager, Economic Development    650/329-2604
Claudia Keith, Chief Communications Officer    650/521-3324
WHAT:         Please join local merchants, business representatives and city officials at the Plaza on the newly enhanced California Avenue streetscape to celebrate the completion of the project.  We will thank the businesses and surrounding community, listen to some music and officially "launch" the new fountain on the Plaza.  

                     The California Streetscape improvement project features a pedestrian and bike friendly walkway, with new lighting, landscaping and street paving.  The Plaza area also features a new public art fountain, Confluence, by artist Mike Szabo that aligns with the new California Avenue design.
                
WHO:           Palo Alto Mayor Karen Holman
                     City Manager Jim Keene
                     Terry Shuchat, Keeble & Shuchat
                     Judy Kleinberg, President, Chamber of Commerce
                     Jessica Roth, European Cobblery
                 
WHEN:         Thursday, May 7, 2:30 p.m.

WHERE:        Plaza, California Avenue – near Caltrain station



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