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Stanford Middle Plaza project

From: domainremoved <Brent>
Date: Tue, 26 Sep 2017 08:18:44 -0700

Dear City Council,

    Please negotiate a better deal on behalf of Menlo Park residents on the Stanford Middle Plaza project.

 Stanford's Current Proposed Agreement:
 - does not meet Stanford's own traffic reduction and monitoring standards in Santa Clara county
 - will result in significant cut-through traffic in the Allied Arts neighborhood
 - does not meet Stanford's own environmental sustainability standards on campus
 - does not meet standard payments in lieu of taxes of universities their host cities. ((ie: Harvard provides $4.5 million per year to the City of Cambridge. Yale pays $7.5M to New Haven per year. Currently Stanford only proposes to provide $100K per year to the City to offset the impact to local public schools) )

 Please ensure that Stanford MEETS or EXCEEDS the above standards.

 Sincerely,
Brent Townshend
156 University Dr
Menlo Park, CA
Received on Tue Sep 26 2017 - 08:24:22 PDT

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