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By Steve Levy

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About this blog: I grew up in Los Angeles and moved to the area in 1963 when I started graduate school at Stanford. Nancy and I were married in 1977 and we lived for nearly 30 years in the Duveneck school area. Our children went to Paly. We moved ...  (More)

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Strong Regional Job and Population Growth Continues
Dec 20, 2014 1:34 pm
Comments: 15 | Views: 4,507

The state and Bay Area saw exceptional job growth in November—over 90,000 jobs in the state and 23,000 in the region. While one month is not a trend the growth over... More
Why I Became Active in Palo Alto Forward
Dec 13, 2014 12:06 pm
Comments: 12 | Views: 4,738

When Nancy and I were in Europe this summer, I read about the city council meeting in August when some young residents and workers came to talk about housing. I... More
The Role of Uber, Google buses and the like
Dec 6, 2014 10:51 am
Comments: 28 | Views: 5,412

In response to my last blog on two thoughts about HSR many friends wrote wanting to talk about Uber and related new transportation options with regard to Bay Ares... More
Two New Thoughts About High Speed Rail
Nov 30, 2014 11:45 am
Comments: 47 | Views: 7,020

At the end of this blog I invite comments on two thoughts related to high sped rail (HSR) in California:

--Will the spread of options like Uber, Lyft, Zipcar... More
Palo Alto and Bay Area Election Facts and Thoughts on the Implications
Nov 22, 2014 7:01 pm
Comments: 19 | Views: 4,158

How Many Voted

Palo Alto has roughly

55,000 residents of voting age (not all eligible to vote)

37,000 registered voters (36,781 as of Oct 20, 2014)

20,500... More
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