Town Square

Post a New Topic

Mayor speaks on the state of Menlo Park

Original post made on Oct 19, 2012

A small crowd gathered at the Stanford Park Hotel on Oct. 16 to listen to Mayor Kirsten Keith's state of the city speech.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, October 19, 2012, 8:23 AM

Comments (6)

 +   Like this comment
Posted by Joe
a resident of Menlo Park: Suburban Park/Lorelei Manor/Flood Park Triangle
on Oct 19, 2012 at 11:20 am

I guess Ms. Keith and I have a different definition of the word 'great'.


 +   Like this comment
Posted by great adjective
a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Oct 19, 2012 at 12:16 pm

Joe, I do not recall Ms. Keith making the declaration stated in the headline. [Portion removed]


 +   Like this comment
Posted by Disgusted
a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Oct 19, 2012 at 12:43 pm

The Council is a bunch of self-serving hypocrites who hire and retain City executives who are just as bad.


 +   Like this comment
Posted by Scholar
a resident of Menlo Park: Sharon Heights
on Oct 19, 2012 at 2:21 pm

Increase some taxes and the politicos will think it's just great


 +   Like this comment
Posted by whatever
a resident of Menlo Park: Central Menlo Park
on Oct 22, 2012 at 8:19 am

How much money did the city spend for the room and refreshments at the Stanford Park?
Why wasn't a city facility like the council chambers used?
Same old story, wasting our tax dollars for their vanity.


 +   Like this comment
Posted by great adjective
a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Oct 22, 2012 at 11:39 am

The Chamber of Commerce sponsored the event with a no-host bar. On another thread Web Link , Heyward Robinson pointed out that Council Chambers were used in years past. If Heyward is the only person that remembers this, the event was obviously not very memorable.


Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.

Email:


Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

Standardized Test Prep: When to Start and Whom to Hire?
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 2 comments | 1,629 views

King of the Slides
By Cheryl Bac | 4 comments | 1,300 views

Finger Food and a Blood Lite?
By Laura Stec | 0 comments | 1,235 views

Giants Win! Couples Can, Too
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 722 views

Where the Sidewalk Ends
By Paul Bendix | 3 comments | 499 views