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May City Council Meeting Rescheduled
The May 19, 2022 Regular City Council meeting has been cancelled. A Special City Council meeting has been scheduled for Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 6:00 p.m.
Office Hours with the City Manager
The City Manager has insituted new virtual office hours The fourth Friday of each month at 11 a.m. has been dedicated to hear from you. To join, please see the Town's online calendar.
Battery Backup Energy Storage System (BESS)
The Town has an agreement with Syserco Energy Solutions for the design and build of this project at Town Hall. Please see the hyperlink below for weekly updates on the project. Weekly Updates
Public Safety Roundtable with the Sheriff
Councilmember Tankha continues to host Neighborhood Public Safety Roundtable talks this week with the Santa Clara County Sheriff. Discussions took place on recent crime trends and how residents can best defend their property from residential burglaries. Recordings of the meetings, along with notes and a copy of the presentation can be found on the Town’s Crime Prevention Webpage.
New Emergency Management Consultant
The Town entered into an agreement with Ann Hepenstal for emergency management consulting services. One of the first projects Ms. Hepenstal will take on is hosting a tabletop emergency drill for Town staff. To learn more about Ann, please click here.
Emergency Communications Committee
The Emergency Communications Committee had their final meeting on Tuesday, May 3, 2022. They discussed the transition to a new Emergency Preapredness and Response Committee with a new charter. The item is scheduled to be heard and discussed at the May 26, 2022 Special City Council meeting. Stay tuned for more info.
Broadband Ad Hoc Committee
The first meeting of the Broadband Ad Hoc Committee happened this week. The Committee discussed its mission statement, goals, and reviewed proposals from broadband consultant to assist the Committee throughout their work. We are in the due diligence phase, collecting and understanding the current state of affairs and assessing next steps.
GreenWaste Ad Hoc Committee
This week Councilmembers on the GreenWaste Ad Hoc Committee met with the GreenWaste Exec Team to discuss the next steps in the negotiation process. A rough timeline for late summer 2022 was set for when to return to Council with a recommendation on how to proceed.
Held Meetings and Events
April 30: History Walk 10:00 a.m.- 2:30 p.m
April 30: Emergency Preparedness Fair 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
May 2: Finance and Investment Committee - Cancelled
May 2: Los Altos/Los Altos Hills Senior Commission 3:30 p.m.
May 3: Emergency Communication Committee 7:00 p.m.
May 3: Youth Commission 7:00 p.m.
May 5: Planning Commission - Cancelled
May 6: Pathways Run/Walk Packet Pick-up 3:00-7:00 p.m.
Upcoming Meetings and Events
May 6: Special City Council Meeting - Closed Session - 4 p.m.
May 7: Pathways Run/Walk 9:00 a.m.
May 9: Special Finance & Investment Committee - 4:00 p.m.
May 9: Public Art Committee - 6:00 p.m.
May 10: Environmental Design & Protection Committee - 5:45 p.m.
May 11: Technology Committee - 5:00 p.m.
May 11: Open Space Committee - Cancelled
May 12: Planning Commission Special Meeting - 6:00 p.m.
*Agendas will be posted a minimum of 72 hours in advance
For a complete list of and more information, visit www.losaltoshills.ca.gov/calendar
Santa Clara County Sheriff
- The Sheriff’s Office is hosting two free Teen Academies between June 13, 2022 - June 23, 2022 (Monday through Thursday) and July 25, 2022 – August 4, 2022 (Monday through Thursday). The Teen Academy will provide students with an overview of the Sheriff’s Office with classes ranging from Criminal Law, K-9 Demo, & Crime Scene Investigations. For further information and to apply, please complete an application here
. Hurry…applications are due by May 13!
Emergency Preparedness Fair: Was held at Town Hall on April 30 from 10am -1 pm, at Town Hall. Attendees experienced a simulated earthquake in our "Shake Room." Topics also included how to make your home hazard free, inside and out. Los Altos Hills County Fire District (LAHCFD) hosted this event with the Town's partnership.