News

Reports on Facebook project to be released

 

Draft environmental and fiscal impact reports on the Facebook campus project will be available for review starting Thursday, Dec. 8, online and at the library and Community Development Department in the Menlo Park Civic Center.

Go to tinyurl.com/Facebook-145 to see the project Web page.

The documents will be available for public viewing at the Community Development Department, 701 Laurel St. in Menlo Park, from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday (the office is closed on alternate Fridays).

The city is also hosting a community meeting about the project on Dec. 8 at 7 p.m. in the senior center at 100 Terminal Ave.

The review period runs from Dec. 8 through Jan. 23. Written comments should be submitted to the Community Development Department no later than 5:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 23.

The Menlo Park Planning Commission has scheduled a public hearing on the Facebook project for Monday, Jan. 9. The meeting starts at 7 p.m. in the Council Chambers at 701 Laurel St.

In addition to the draft impact reports, the commission will consider a proposal to remove the cap of 3,600 employees at Facebook's "East Campus," at 1601 Willow Road. The cap would be replaced with vehicular trip limit of 2,600 during any two-hour period and 15,000 per day.

Visit tinyurl.com/Facebook-145 for more information on the Facebook project.

What is democracy worth to you?
Support local journalism.

Comments

Sorry, but further commenting on this topic has been closed.

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

Local Transit to the Rescue?
By Sherry Listgarten | 24 comments | 3,089 views

Morsey's Creamery brings buffalo-milk gelato to downtown Palo Alto
By Elena Kadvany | 10 comments | 1,914 views

"You Gotta Have Balls [to do counseling] . . .
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 1,732 views

Eating Green on the Green – August 25
By Laura Stec | 5 comments | 968 views

Lessons from visiting great grandma
By Cheryl Bac | 0 comments | 193 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