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Pickleball Craze Brings More Courts to Mitchell Park

Move over tennis, pickleball is the growing craze on the courts in Palo Alto. So much so that the City recently added six new pickleball courts to Mitchell Park.


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Sustainable Building Electrification Plan Adopted by Council

A new building electrification plan was adopted by Council on Nov. 4. It includes ways Palo Alto can be more sustainable and move towards electrification.


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Palo Alto Strike Team Helps Save a National Landmark

Palo Alto Fire crews from Engine 65 and Engine 365 returned on Nov. 3 from a call to duty, providing mutual aid to the Southern California wildfires that threatened a national landmark.


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Weigh In on Rail Options at Upcoming Community Meeting

Join the next Connecting Palo Alto community conversation and share your input on Thursday, Nov. 7 from 6-8 p.m. at Mitchell Park Community Center in the El Palo Alto room.


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Reuse Zone Expands to Divert Waste of Gently Used Products

The City of Palo Alto’s Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Program is celebrating the expansion and reopening of its HHW Reuse Zone with Mayor Eric Filseth leading the ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday, November 7 at 10 a.m.


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Caltrain Electrification Work Begins in Palo Alto in November

The Caltrain electrification project is about to move forward in Palo Alto in November.


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Palo Alto Pays Tribute to Veterans

On Monday, Nov. 4 the City will be honoring Armed Forces veterans and all active duty service member at a Veterans Recognition Event in King Plaza from 3:30-4:30 p.m.


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Serve Your Community: Apply to Serve on a Board or Commission

Here’s your chance to serve your community and have a say in issues you might be passionate about.


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Next PG&E Power Shutoff Could Begin Tuesday Morning

Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) has given the “all clear” for its current power shutoff in Santa Clara County over the weekend but there is still no estimated time when power will be fully restored.



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Experience Diwali Festival of Lights

The Palo Alto City Library invites the community to celebrate Diwali, the Festival of Lights on Sunday, November 3 from 2-5 p.m. at the Mitchell Park Community Center, 3700 Middlefield Road.


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