City Council Weekly Digest

January 19, 2018 - This week's stories

 • Menlo Park honors local American hero with park dedication
 • Enforcement of turn restrictions in Willows neighborhood begins
 • Advisory Districting Committee begins its work
 • Meet and discuss new landscaping near Marsh Road and Bayfront Expressway

 • Spring sports registration open to the youth of Menlo Park
 • MidPen Housing’s St. Matthew Apartments’ waitlist is open


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Jan 20 to Jan 27
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Menlo Park honors local American hero with park dedication

On Monday, Jan. 15, the City of Menlo Park hosted a park dedication ceremony, renaming Market Place Park after Karl E. Clark. Mr. Clark was a WWII Hero and received the Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal with the Combat Distinguished Device in 2012. Throughout his lifetime Mr. Clark made many contributions to the Menlo Park community as an activist and mentor. He was an accomplished author of three books and helped establish the Onetta Harris Community Center and the Boys & Girls...Click to continue

City of Menlo Park Honor’s local American hero with park dedication

Enforcement of turn restrictions in Willows neighborhood begins

The following turn restrictions were placed within the Willows neighborhood Dec. 19, 2017: 1) No right turns from Chester, Durham & O’Keefe to Willow Road, 3-7 p.m. weekdays (Except SamTrans and school buses 2) No left turns from Woodland to Baywood, 3-7 p.m. weekdays. These restrictions are in place to help ease the congestion within the Willows neighborhood due to the Willow-101 interchange construction. The Transportation Division received input from local residents...Click to continue

Enforcement of turn restrictions in Willows neighborhood begins

Advisory Districting Committee begins its work

The full Advisory Districting Committee is now seated and will hold its first meeting at 7 p.m., Monday, January 22, 2018. At the January 16, 2018, City Council meeting, the first three members were selected by random draw from among 26 eligible candidates. Committee members Mark Heim, Michael Hoff, and Honor Huntington then met on Friday, January 19, to select the remaining six members. The Committee members took...Click to continue

Advisory Districting Committee

Meet and discuss new landscaping near Marsh Road and Bayfront Expressway

Please join us at an upcoming Community Meeting to discuss new landscape improvements Thursday, Jan. 25, at 7 p.m. at the Menlo Park Senior Center.  The Menlo Gateway development, located near the intersection of Marsh Road and Bayfront Expressway, will be be making improvements to landscaping along roadways near the project site. This landscaping project will enhance the aesthetics and improve the architectural and habitat...Click to continue

Meet and discuss new landscaping near Marsh and Bayfront

Spring sports registration open to the youth of Menlo Park

It’s not too late to get your children signed up for spring sports! Leagues are forming now for children of all genders, various ages and skill levels. Don’t miss the chance to get your children involved in a new sport, to make new friends and learn new skills! Many games and practices take place at Burgess Park, Willow Oaks Park, Kelly Park, Hillview School and other parks throughout Menlo Park. Registration for the Menlo-Atherton Little League...Click to continue
Spring sports registration open to the youth of Menlo Park

MidPen Housing’s St. Matthew Apartments’ waitlist is open

MidPen Housing’s St. Matthew Apartments’ waitlist is now open. St. Matthew is located at 215 East Second Avenue, San Mateo, CA 94401. It is a non-denominational property and has 56 below market rate, single-room occupancy studio apartments. Property amenities include fully furnished community rooms, on-site laundry facilities and convenient access to public transportation and shopping centers. To be eligible, household annual income must be...Click to continue

MidPen Housing’s St. Matthew Apartments’ waitlist is open

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