Town Square

Post a New Topic

Atherton: Building a new Town Center

Original post made on Feb 19, 2013

Atherton is recruiting up to nine residents to sit on an advisory committee that will lead the effort to build a new hub for the town's administrative offices, library, police station and community gathering spaces.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, February 20, 2013, 12:00 AM

Comments (1)

Posted by Money?, a resident of Atherton: West Atherton
on Feb 19, 2013 at 5:08 pm

Where's the money supposed to come from?

Editor's note: The story says:
Although the bulk of funding for the project is to come from private donations, there is money already set aside to fund the consultant and other early expenses, Mayor Lewis said. That includes money in the restricted library fund, about $1.8 million in building department reserves, and contributions to the nonprofit Atherton Police Foundation, she said.


If you were a member and logged in you could track comments from this story.

Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

Handmade truffle shop now open in downtown Palo Alto
By Elena Kadvany | 3 comments | 2,323 views

Breastfeeding Tips
By Jessica T | 4 comments | 864 views

Weekly Update
By Cheryl Bac | 0 comments | 723 views

Pension Contribution Changes To Have A Multi-Million Dollar Impact To Menlo Park School District
By Erin Glanville | 7 comments | 644 views

Separate Entrances for BMR and Market Rate Apartments?
By Stuart Soffer | 0 comments | 398 views