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MV council declines to revisit El Camino bus plan

A proposal to dedicate lanes of El Camino Real for bus traffic continues to be a lightning rod of controversy in Mountain...

Original post made on May. 20, 2015
Last comment by @Blossom Valley Resident, 1 hour ago | 40 comments | 2209 Views

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Parcel tax renewal on the horizon for MV Whisman schools

Election season is still comfortably far away, but Mountain View Whisman school board members are looking to get a head start...

Original post made on May. 18, 2015
Last comment by parent, 5 hours ago | 31 comments | 2269 Views

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Proposed El Camino bus lanes won't work

I oppose the recent vote of the City Council to endorse the plan for dedicated bus lanes on El Camino Real (ECR) and am calling...

Original post made on May. 15, 2015
Last comment by MVresident2003, on May 22, 2015 at 9:41 pm | 57 comments | 1602 Views

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City toughens up water restrictions

Keeping your lawn alive just got a little more difficult. Following state-mandated requirements to reduce water use, Mountain...

Original post made on May. 21, 2015
Last comment by MVResident67, on May 22, 2015 at 4:27 pm | 14 comments | 1548 Views

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New MVLA superintendent promises to play 'big role' in community

Healdsburg Superintendent Jeff Harding will take over as superintendent of the Mountain View-Los Altos Union High School...

Original post made on May. 18, 2015
Last comment by Sarah1000, on May 21, 2015 at 2:48 pm | 2 comments | 1075 Views

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Mountain View OKs $10.30 minimum wage

In a dramatic meeting Thursday evening, Mountain View's City Council approved a new minimum wage law based on San Jose's,...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2014
Last comment by Zee Kay, on May 20, 2015 at 7:10 pm | 22 comments | 7380 Views

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Bill eliminating personal belief vaccination exemption clears state Senate

A bill that would eliminate the personal belief exemption allowing parents to opt out of vaccinating their children has passed...

Original post made on May. 18, 2015
Last comment by USA, on May 20, 2015 at 4:37 pm | 21 comments | 5819 Views

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Housing dealt setback in North Bayshore decision

Through last year's election and a string of subsequent policy decisions, Mountain View officials signaled they wanted to...

Original post made on May. 15, 2015
Last comment by hoffmanj@gmail.com, on May 19, 2015 at 11:30 am | 10 comments | 1933 Views

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Pod Cars have new champion in Silicon Valley

Mountain View may be alien territory for the Pod People, but the Pod Car? Maybe not. At Tuesday's City Council meeting, there...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2013
Last comment by Michael, on May 19, 2015 at 12:39 am | 29 comments | 11054 Views

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Want a cash prize? Create an app for that

Mountain View officials launched a contest this week to come up with ideas for a smartphone app to improve the town, with...

Original post made on May. 14, 2015
Last comment by Shonda Ranson, on May 16, 2015 at 3:22 pm | 2 comments | 1150 Views

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Council extends paid parking pilot program that lost over $100,000

In all the furor over the BRT lanes, the fact that last week, the Council also extended the controversial paid parking program...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Apr. 29, 2015
Last comment by Jim Neal, on May 14, 2015 at 2:46 pm | 5 comments | 223 Views

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City Sponsoring Phone App Contest

According to today's Palo Alto Daily Post, the city of Mountain View is sponsoring a competition that will award $2000 to...

Original post made by Jim Neal on May. 12, 2015
There are no comments yet. 92 Views

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LinkedIn wins big in North Bayshore land battle

In a split vote Tuesday night, LinkedIn came out ahead and Google left disappointed as the Mountain View City Council laid...

Original post made on May. 6, 2015
Last comment by Fred, on May 11, 2015 at 9:18 pm | 76 comments | 7821 Views

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East Palo Alto man dies in MV car accident

An 18-year-old East Palo Alto man died early Sunday morning after his vehicle struck a tree on northbound state Highway 85...

Original post made on May. 11, 2015
Last comment by Someone who lost a brother., on May 11, 2015 at 8:38 pm | 1 comment | 2312 Views

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Hidden in plain sight: Human trafficking reaches into Silicon Valley

Throughout the Bay Area and even in wealthy and sophisticated communities such as Palo Alto and Mountain View, people are...

Original post made on May. 8, 2015
Last comment by Difficult problem , on May 10, 2015 at 9:50 am | 5 comments | 16394 Views

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North Bayshore

I agree: Posted by Thanks for trying, Lenny a resident of Old Mountain View on May 6, 2015 at 2:27 pm I really didn't...

Original post made by Thank you Lenny on May. 9, 2015
There are no comments yet. 123 Views

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Depression still a top problem in high schools

High school staff in Mountain View have a lot to brag about after recent results from a school climate survey showed Mountain...

Original post made on May. 7, 2015
Last comment by MikeD84, on May 7, 2015 at 1:55 pm | 1 comment | 1793 Views

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Council to review office plans for North Bayshore

It's a dilemma that other city would envy. Mountain View leaders are poised on Tuesday night to pick their favorites among...

Original post made on May. 1, 2015
Last comment by True, on May 7, 2015 at 12:03 am | 14 comments | 2685 Views

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Council gets an earful from residents over BRT Lanes

The Agenda for the Council meeting last night was primarily focused on the budget and normally does not have a large turnout...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Apr. 29, 2015
Last comment by Jim Neal's Hat, on May 6, 2015 at 11:41 am | 19 comments | 472 Views

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City to flush water mains after complaints about smelly tap water

City officials are responding to complaints from residents who say their tap water smells like rotten eggs. Read the full...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2015
Last comment by @Jay, on May 6, 2015 at 10:56 am | 29 comments | 4609 Views
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