Palo Alto Apps Store

The City of Palo Alto is gradually building a portfolio of useful apps for use by our community. Below you will find our current apps. Along with the items listed below, the city also offers a variety of eServices that can be accessed by visiting the eServices site. As we progress with our digital city strategy we anticipate many more apps being deployed.


Palo Alto Apps

App Description Web
Browser
App Store Google Play
Library Apps (iOS) Access premium resources with your library card on iOS devices including eBooks, eAudio, eMagazines, language learning tools, streaming movies, music, and online lectures.  X  X  
Library Apps (Android)
Access premium resources with your library card on Android devices including eBooks, eAudio, eMagazines, language learning tools, streaming video, music, and online lectures.    X
Library Apps (Kindle)
Access premium resources with your library card on Kindle devices including eBooks and eMagazines. Some Amazon devices with full color screens can also stream online video and music.  X    
Library Mobile Catalog Search and explore Library-provided media. X    
Nextdoor Communicate with your neighborhood community to build a stronger and safer neighborhood. X X X
Our Palo Alto
Provides the community with the latest on Our Palo Alto community events and activities.
   X
PaloAlto
311

Request government-provided services, 24-hours a day, 7 days a week.
 X  X  
Palo Alto Inspection Request
Allows contractors and homeowners to request inspections on their permits with just a few clicks.
   X
Palo Alto Police Department Mobile
Obtain immediate access to the latest Police related news, crime maps, urgent alerts, and social media posts.
   X
PulsePoint
Be empowered to provide life-saving assistance to victims of Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA).
 
Scoop
Automated carpooling application with flexible scheduling and guaranteed ride home.  More information on Scoop
 

Retired Apps

Service 
Name
Description Type

Class

Register for class and facilities. Replaced by Enjoy Online (ActiveNet). Browser
Damage 
Assessment
Report disaster assessment information directly to city officials - 
replaced/rebranded by Geodesy Recon application.
Android App
MYCPAU
Report utilities-related problems, give feedback, make inquiries, view billing information, learn about rebates and services or find the right contact person. Replaced by PaloAlto 311.
Browser, Apple and Android App
My Police
Department
Access Palo Alto Police's contact information, current Tweets, and
link to website  as well as the ability to submit a crime tip, commend 
an officer, or ask a question. Replaced by Palo Alto Police Department Mobile.
Browser
MyLibrary
Access your library account, search the catalog, scan a book barcode to see all formats in the library collection and connect to library social media
iPhone
Palo Alto Ready
Useful information for before, during, and after an emergency
Apple and Android App
Recon
Report disaster assessment information directly to city officials.
Android App
rBlock
Connect and communicate with your community. Replaced by 
NextDoor.
Browser
StreetViewer
View street conditions around Palo Alto.
Browser
TwoGo
Automatically match candidates for carpooling and sync with your Outlook calendar and smartphones.
Browser, Apple 
and Android App