Los Altos council set to vote on reach codes

Update 7/2: This story has been updated to include information about a subsequent poll that was done showing different results than the earlier poll.

The Los Altos City Council is scheduled to decide whether to proceed with mandating controversial reach codes at its July 14 meeting. 

Los Altos to continue closed streets program through September

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Downtown streets will remain closed during weekends in Los Altos through the end of September.

Los Altos’ downtown street closure program will continue through the end of September, the city council decided during its Tuesday (June 23) meeting.

Los Altos council hears from police critics

Los Altos City Council discussions last week saw renewed – and unanswered – calls from current and former residents to reduce police department funding in the wake of the Black Lives Matter protests earlier this month. 

Los Altos Hills council reconsiders, donates to CSA

It required two appeals, but Los Altos Hills City Councilman George Tyson managed to change most of his colleagues’ minds and secure a $5,000 donation for Community Services Agency early Friday morning. 

5th time’s the charm: Planning Commission sends ADU amendment to Los Altos council

The Los Altos Planning Commission last week voted unanimously to recommend approval of amended text addressing accessory dwelling units in the city’s Municipal Code.

After commissioners discussed the changes at five meetings, the revisions now advance to the city council. 

Los Altos Farmers' Market to return after one week hiatus

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The Los Altos Farmers’ Market will run this week in downtown Los Altos after a "pause" last week.

Updated 6/22: The Los Altos Farmers’ Market will return Thursday after a one week hiatus, according to the Los Altos Village Association. LAVA, which hosts the market, canceled it last week after taking issue with the California Farmers’ Market Association’s handling of an incident involving a vendor at the Livermore Farmers’ Market earlier this month.

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