In July, the Los Altos City Council passed two ordinances that will affect the look of our town more than anything we have ever seen or imagined. Over time, they will transform the city. They permit two houses to be built on each lot, one of them a rental as close as 5 feet to the rear fence.
Candidates for city council should state whether they support the ordinances or, if elected, will rescind them. Here’s what has happened.