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Be Prepared for Heavy Rain on Wednesday

Get ready for a wet week ahead, and rain that could be heavy at times on Wednesday, with a chance of thunderstorms. The National Weather Service is forecasting off and on showers for Palo Alto all day Tuesday with wind gusts as high as 23 mph.


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Construction to Start on Cal Ave Garage & Public Safety Building

Construction is slated to begin the week of Jan. 22 as work on the City’s public garage and Public Safety Building gets underway.


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Palo Alto-Stanford Citizen Corps Council Honors Emergency Prep Volunteers

The Palo Alto Office of Emergency Services (OES) and Stanford Citizen Corps Council hosts its eighth annual Community Partnership Awards ceremony on Jan. 17.


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Flags at Half-Staff in Honor of Davis Officer Killed in Line of Duty

The flag outside Palo Alto City Hall, the Municipal Service Center and all City fire stations are being flown at half-staff in honor of Davis police officer, Natalie Corona, killed in the line of duty while investigating a traffic collision in Davis on Thursday evening.


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Celebration to Remember Martin Luther King, Jr.

The City of Palo Alto and Youth Community Service will hold a celebration event to pay tribute to the life and legacy of late civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday, January 21.


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Eric Filseth Elected Mayor, Adrian Fine to be Vice-Mayor

At its first meeting of the year on Jan. 7, the Palo Alto City Council elected a new mayor – Vice Mayor Eric Filseth – and a new Vice Mayor – Councilmember Adrian Fine.


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Bike/Ped Crossing at Adobe Creek Closed for Winter

The Benjamin Lefkowitz bike/pedestrian undercrossing at Adobe Creek is now closed through mid-April.


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Become a Cool Block Palo Alto Leader

It’s not too late to become a Cool Block leader. The next informational meeting will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 16 from 7-8:30 p.m. in the Midtown Room at the Mitchell Park Library.


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Community Invited to Share Vision for Cubberley Redesign

Come share your vision for Cubberley Community Center by attending the next co-design meeting on Thursday, Jan. 24 from 7-9 p.m.


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Date for Next Connecting Palo Alto Meeting Moved to March

Churchill Avenue, Palo Alto Avenue and a citywide tunnel rail crossings will be the focus of the next Connecting Palo Alto meeting that has been postponed until Wednesday, March 27 from 6-8 p.m. in the El Palo Alto room of Mitchell Park Community Center.


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