Public Comment

Below is a compilation of recent Palo Alto Forward's letters to our elected and appointed bodies: 

Preferred Alternative for NVCAP: 3b (Palo Alto City Council - June 14, 2021)

Actions to support Affordable Housing Month (Palo Alto City Council - May 18, 2021)

Supporting Extension of Uplift Local program on University Avenue and California Avenue (Palo Alto City Council - April 19, 2021) 

Support AB561 (Ting) – ADU Financing California (The Honorable Phil Ting, California State Assembly - April 12, 2021) 

Support SB 9 (Atkins) – Housing Development: Approvals (The Honorable Scott Wiener, California State Senate - April 12, 2021) 

Disproportionate fee increase on multifamily homes and restriction on PHZ (Palo Alto City Council - April 12, 2021) 

192 Organizations and Individuals Support Unhoused Community Members (Palo Alto City Council - April 5th, 2021) 

North Ventura Coordinated Area Plan (NVCAP) Study Session (Planning & Transportation Commission - March 10, 2021) 

Pre-screening on 290 Homes at 3997 Fabian Way (Palo Alto City Council - February 8, 2021) 

Study Session on Teacher and School District Housing at 231 Grant Ave (Palo Alto City Council - February 8, 2021) 

Formation of Working Group and Council Subcommittee for the 2023- 31 Housing Element Update Process (Palo Alto City Council - February 1, 2021) 

Public Hearing on 2951 El Camino Real (Palo Alto City Council - January 19, 2021) 

Appointment of Candidates for the Architectural Review Board, Historic Resources Board, Parks and Recreation Commission, and the Planning and Transportation Commission (Palo Alto City Council - December 14, 2020) 

Public Hearing on Preferred Plan Alternative for the North Ventura Coordinated Area Plan (Planning & Transportation Commission - December 9, 2020) 

Public Hearing on 788 San Antonio Road (City Council - November 16, 2020) 

Palo Alto Forward Supports the RHNA Criteria and Allocation (Palo Alto City Council - November 9, 2020) 

Potential Framework of the City’s Bike/Ped Plan Update (Palo Alto Pedestrian and Bicycle Advisory Committee - Nov 3, 2020)


North Ventura Coordinated Area Plan (NVCAP) (NVCAP Working Group - October 8, 2020) 

ADU/JADU Ordinance Changes (City Council - October 5, 2020) 

Inclusionary Zoning Changes (City Council - September 21, 2020) 

Planning Housing Zone Inclusionary (City Council - September 21, 2020) 

Public Hearing on 788 San Antonio Road (Planning & Transportation Commission - August 12, 2020) 

PBA 2050 / RHNA Update (City Council - August 3, 2020) 

Caltrain 1/8 Cent Sales Tax Measure (City Council - August 3, 2020) 

Summer Streets Initiative (City Council - August 1, 2020) 

Public Hearing on 3300 El Camino Real (City Council - June 22, 2020) 

COVID-19 Eviction Moratorium (City Council - March 23, 2020) 


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