Posted on: November 22, 2016

November 29, 2016 - City Council Meeting

On Tuesday, November 29, 2016, the City Council will continue its discussion on the proposed General Plan and M-2 Area Update, also known as ConnectMenlo, and potentially take action on the project.  The proposed plan is a long range planning doc...

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Posted on: November 9, 2016

November 15, 2016 - City Council Meeting

On Tuesday, November 15, 2016, the City Council will be considering the proposed General Plan and M-2 Area Update, also known as ConnectMenlo.  The proposed plan is a long range planning document that establishes a vision for a live/work/play en...Read on...

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Posted on: October 15, 2016

Fiscal Impact Analysis (FIA) is now available

The revised Fiscal Impact Analysis (FIA) prepared for the General Plan and M-2 Area Zoning Update is now available for review.  A brief presentation on the FIA will be given at the Wednesday, October 19, 2016 Planning Commission meeting on the proposed pr...Read on...

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Posted on: October 14, 2016

General Plan and M-2 Area Zoning Update Public Hearing

On Wednesday, October 19, 2016, the Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing on the proposed General Plan and M-2 Area Zoning Update. At the meeting, members of the public and Commissioners will have an opportunity to provide comments on the prop...Read on...

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Posted on: October 10, 2016

October 10, 2016 - Release of the Final Environmental Impact Report (FEIR)

The Final Environmental Impact Report (FEIR), which includes the responses to comments received on the Draft Environmental Impact Report, for the ConnectMenlo General Plan and M-2 Area Zoning Update is now available.  Copies of the FEIR are on file for re...Read on...

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

ConnectMenlo Fiscal Impact Analysis Now Available

On Monday, September 12, the Planning Commission will be discussing the Fiscal Impact Analysis (FIA) that was prepared for the General Plan and M-2 Area Zoning Update. The FIA projects potential changes in revenue and expenditures, and net fiscal impacts ...Read on...

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Posted on: August 31, 2016

Reminder: ConnectMenlo Open House - September 1, 2016

The open house will highlight several key issues in the city that were expressed by the community throughout the ConnectMenlo process. Please join us to learn more about ConnectMenlo and how ConnectMenlo and other city programs are addressing the topics o...Read on...

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Posted on: July 29, 2016

August 1, 2016 - End of ConnectMenlo DEIR Comment Review Period

Reminder:  The comment review period for the General Plan and M-2 Area Zoning Update (ConnectMenlo) Draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR) ends on Monday, August 1, 2016.  All comments must be written and received by 5:30 p.m.  Comments may be emailed to...Read on...

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Posted on: July 15, 2016

July 19, 2016 - City Council Meeting

The City Council will be considering a revised project schedule for ConnectMenlo at its meeting on Tuesday, July 19, 2016.Read on...

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Posted on: July 13, 2016

General Plan and M-2 Area Zoning Update EIR Comment Review Period Extended

On Tuesday, July 12, the City Council conducted a special meeting to discuss whether to extend the comment review for the General Plan and M-2 Area Zoning Update Draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR).  The Council approved a 15-day extension for the com...Read on...

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Posted on: June 28, 2016

July 11, 2016 - ConnectMenlo Draft EIR

On Monday, July 11, 2016, the Planning Commission will be conducting a public hearing to receive comments on the Draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR) prepared for the General Plan and M-2 Area Zoning Update.  All verbal comments on the ...

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Posted on: June 28, 2016

ConnectMenlo Upcoming Meetings

Menlo Park staff and consultants will be providing a presentation to the East Palo Alto City Council on the Facebook Campus Expansion Project and ConnectMenlo General Plan Update Draft Environmental Impact Reports (EIRs).

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Posted on: June 17, 2016

June 20, 2016 - Planning Commission to receive comments on Draft EIR

On Monday, June 20, 2016, the Planning Commission will be conducting a public hearing to receive comments on the Draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR) prepared for the General Plan and M-2 Area Zoning Update.  All verbal comments on the Draft EIR receiv...Read on...

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Posted on: November 14, 2016

November 15, 2016 - City Council Meeting

On Tuesday, November 15, 2016 the City Council will hold a second reading on the required ordinances associated with its approval of the Facebook Campus Expansion Project (301-309 Constitution Drive). The meeting will take place at 7:00 p.m. in the City C...Read on...

Posted on: October 27, 2016

November 1, 2016 - City Council Meeting

On Tuesday, November 1, 2016 the City Council will hold a public hearing on the Facebook Campus Expansion Project (301-309 Constitution Drive) to consider the requested land use entitlements and the Final Environmental Impact Report (Final EIR). The meeti...Read on...

Posted on: September 15, 2016

September 15, 2016 - Release of the Final Enviromental Impact Report for Facebook Campus Expansion

On September 15, 2016, the City of Menlo Park released the Final Environmental Impact Report (FEIR) for the Facebook Campus Expansion Project (301-309 Constitution Drive). The FEIR is now available online and hard copies are available for review at the Ci...Read on...

Posted on: June 22, 2016

Middle Plaza at 500 El Camino Real Project Notice of Preparation (NOP) Now Available

The Notice of Preparation (NOP) for the Infill Environmental Impact Report (Infill EIR) for the Middle Plaza at 500 El Camino Real Project is now available for review and comment. The release of the NOP begins the 30-day comment period to solicit input fr...Read on...

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Posted on: November 4, 2016

New affordable housing leasing up

Sequoia Belle Haven

MidPen's Sequoia Belle Haven project at 1200 Willow Road is currently leasing and expects to be moving in residents in early 2017. This project provides 90 new affordable apartments for the community’s senior population as well as new senior res...Read on...


Posted on: January 19, 2017

Police employees to explore the benefits of mindfulness training

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In June of 2016, through the City Manager’s Office, Mayor Kirsten Keith (then Vice Mayor) and Chief Bob Jonsen met to discuss the value of Mindfulness training for law enforcement in light of recent national discussions in regards to the disconnect ...

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Contact Cmdr. Dave Bertini for more information.
Posted on: January 14, 2017

Stolen Vehicle Arrest

On January 13, 2017, at approximately 10:06 PM, a Menlo Park Police officer observed a red Prius in the area of Euclid and O’Connor in East Palo Alto. The officer recognized the vehicle as being similar to one taken several hours earlier during the commis...

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Contact Sgt Kevin Paugh for more information.
Posted on: January 5, 2017

Mayor and Police to hold community meeting to discuss residential burglaries

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In response to the increase of residential burglaries in the Willow’s neighborhood in the past months, the City of Menlo Park will host a community meeting with the Mayor and Police Chief.

Mayor Kirsten Keith, Chief Bob Jonsen and police staff will b...

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Posted on: December 31, 2016

Two arrested during interrupted home burglary

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On Dec. 31, 2016, at about 12:05 a.m., Menlo Park police officers responded to the 1100 block of Carlton Avenue on a report of an interrupted residential burglary. Officers located the victim who had detained one of the suspects located in his home. He ad...

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Contact Cmdr. Dave Bertini for information.
Posted on: December 20, 2016

Two suspects in Willow’s residential burglaries in custody

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During the past month, there has been an increase in daytime residential burglaries in the Willow’s area of the City of Menlo Park. Due to this rash of burglaries, Menlo Park Police patrol units have been providing extra patrols in the area. Alo...

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Contact Cmdr. Dave Bertini for more information.

Posted on: April 28, 2016

Reminder: Community meeting for Ravenswood Avenue railroad crossing

On Monday, May 2, members of the Menlo Park community will have an opportunity to give input on the study to separate Ravenswood Avenue from the Caltrain railroad tracks. The first of three community meetings is set for Monday, May 2, 2016, at 6:30 p.m. i...Read on...

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