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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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Menlo Park Needs A Fully Elevated Rail System "Downtown"
Jan 28, 2019 1:15 pm
Comments: 22 | Views: 2,850


In my last post, I promised to explain why I, and others, believe fully elevating tracks downtown is a far superior “grade separation”... More
No One Wants A Train Viaduct Overshadowing Their Backyard
Jan 21, 2019 1:50 pm
Comments: 7 | Views: 2,084

So why bring up this subject? Because for years a small, well-organized neighborhood group of vocal Menlo Park residents has persistently and heatedly claimed a... More
Menlo Park Bike Network Plans Lack Vision And Boldness
Jan 6, 2019 1:48 pm
Comments: 11 | Views: 2,676

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
Do NOT Expect A Downtown Parking Garage In Menlo Park During Our Lifetime
Dec 28, 2018 4:34 pm
Comments: 17 | Views: 3,106

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
Who Will You Blame For This Coming Menlo Park Disaster?
Dec 20, 2018 10:44 am
Comments: 14 | Views: 4,951

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
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