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Creating A More Vibrant Menlo Park
Creating A More Vibrant Menlo Park

By Dana Hendrickson

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About this blog: My wife and I moved to central Menlo Park in 1985 where we have raised two sons. A retired high-tech executive, I now actively participate in local and national community service programs. I am the founder and director of Rebuil...  (More)

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The Silver Linings Of Social Distancing In Menlo Park
May 27, 2020 1:59 pm
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Social distancing measures have severely limited the activities of most Menlo Park residents, business owners and workers, and influenced many of their thoughts... More
Can Menlo Park Save Its Downtown? Reinvent It? – Part 1
May 11, 2020 5:02 pm
Comments: 28 | Views: 3,759

What lies ahead?

That’s the big question now on everyone’s mind, including those who live, shop and work in Menlo Park. Last week in the afternoon,... More
Hallelujah! "Real Facts" Still Matter To The Menlo Park City Council
Jan 16, 2020 11:52 am
Comments: 2 | Views: 2,676

This week I watched the Menlo Park City Council approve the study of a promising approach to eliminating the ground-level rail crossings at Ravenswood, Oak Grove... More
Expect Years of Unprecedented Traffic Congestion and More Empty Storefronts
Nov 11, 2019 6:49 pm
Comments: 17 | Views: 2,636

This title is not clickbait. It is a reasonable projection of what will occur in Menlo Park over the next decade. Often the solution to a problem actually makes... More
Menlo Park Can Learn A Lot About Community-Driven Grade Separation Planning from Palo Alto (Part 1)
Oct 14, 2019 4:06 pm
Comments: 3 | Views: 2,115

Neighboring cities Menlo Park and Palo Alto use strikingly different planning processes for new major civic projects like parking structures and grade separations,... More
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