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Menlo council, planning commission gearing up for intense four weeks

Original post made on Apr 12, 2012

Menlo Park's City Council this week approved a brutal schedule of meetings for itself in the four-week period from May 22 to June 12 to discuss and take final action on a number of issues that could affect the city for decades to come, including Facebook, the downtown/El Camino Real specific plan, and the city budget for the next fiscal year.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, April 11, 2012, 5:01 PM

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Posted by Get It Done!, a resident of Menlo Park: Downtown
on Apr 12, 2012 at 2:20 pm

The City has been incredibly conservative in processing the specific plan. The scope of the plan has changed drastically in response to individual concerns -- in my opinion the City is erring on the side of caution and taking more out of the plan than is necessary. However, the end result is still a very good compromise and puts the El Camino corridor in terrific position for positive and healthy growth in the near term. I encourage the City Council to see through what they've started, resist making any further substantive changes, and get it done on June 5!


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