General Information

Service Requests
Palo Alto 311
A multi-platform solution for providing Palo Alto residents a way to contact the City regarding a wide variety of services requests such as potholes, downed trees, code enforcement, etc. 24-hours a day, 7 days a week.  
Online Version
iPhone Version 
Android Version

Information & Referral
Family Resources Palo Alto
Information & Referral resources in the community for individuals and families
Cubberley Community Center
4000 Middlefield Road, #T2, Palo Alto
Resource Specialist - 650-463-4906
Online Searchable Database

Local Newspaper
Palo Alto Weekly

450 Cambridge Avenue, Palo Alto
650-326-8210
Palo Alto Online

Local Paper – Special Publications
Info Palo Alto
A comprehensive local resource guide to the community

Our Neighborhoods
Profiles, maps & vital factors of featured neighborhoods in the community

Palo Alto Animal Services
An open-door municipal Animal Shelter offering animal adoptions, low-cost vaccines and spay and neuter, and animal control services.
3281 E. Bayshore Road, Palo Alto
General Contact - 650-496-5971
Animal Control Officer - 650-329-2413
 Animal Services website

Palo Alto Chamber of Commerce
355 Alma Street, Palo Alto
650-324-3121
Palo Alto Chamber of Commerce website

Palo Alto Neighborhoods (PAN)
Umbrella group for Palo Alto Neighborhood associations.  Find out your neighborhood association and contact person on this site.

Palo Alto Mediation Program
Free mediation services for problems or disputes that involve a neighbor, tenant or landlord, employer or co-worker, local business or other person or organization in the community.
Paul Hebert, Case Manager
1490 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95050
650-856-4062
Palo Alto Mediation website