Creating A More Vibrant Menlo Park | Dana Hendrickson | Almanac Online |

Local Blogs

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

By Dana Hendrickson

E-mail Dana Hendrickson | Follow this Blog

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)

Sort by: Most Recent | Most Popular

Who Will You Blame For This Coming Menlo Park Disaster?
Dec 20, 2018 10:44 am
Comments: 14 | Views: 5,048

Traffic congestion remains the number one complaint of Menlo Park residents. And our city government, like us, feels helpless, as it cannot stem the growth of vehicles... More
El Camino Is Rapidly Becoming The Bright New Face of Menlo Park
Mar 14, 2019 4:07 pm
Comments: 10 | Views: 3,724

It’s been a long time coming, but a welcome transformation of the El Camino business district in Menlo Park is now well underway, especially on the east side... More
Do NOT Expect A Downtown Parking Garage In Menlo Park During Our Lifetime
Dec 28, 2018 4:34 pm
Comments: 17 | Views: 3,218

December is the worst time to look for a place to park downtown. As I circled the parking plazas a fourth time on a recent afternoon - competing with dozens of other... More
Menlo Park Needs A Fully Elevated Rail System "Downtown"
Jan 28, 2019 1:15 pm
Comments: 22 | Views: 2,972


In my last post, I promised to explain why I, and others, believe fully elevating tracks downtown is a far superior “grade separation”... More
Menlo Park Bike Network Plans Lack Vision And Boldness
Jan 6, 2019 1:48 pm
Comments: 11 | Views: 2,750

My friends and family know how much I love to ride my bike, especially when streets are dry and daytime temperatures rise to at least 65 degrees, and many join me... More
1 2 3 4 > >>
Page 1 of 4

ARCHIVES


All your news. All in one place. Every day.

After 39 years of cakes and pastries, Palo Alto institution Prolific Oven to close
By Elena Kadvany | 58 comments | 18,259 views

Local Transit to the Rescue?
By Sherry Listgarten | 20 comments | 2,734 views

The Regional Housing Needs Allocation (RHNA) Process Explained
By Steve Levy | 15 comments | 1,713 views

"You Gotta Have Balls [to do counseling] . . .
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 1,533 views

Eating Green on the Green – August 25
By Laura Stec | 0 comments | 563 views

 

Register now!

On Friday, October 11, join us at the Palo Alto Baylands for a 5K walk, 5K run, 10K run or half marathon! All proceeds benefit local nonprofits serving children and families.

More info