City Council

Forum Video Oct. 6 – Los Altos City Council Candidates 2014

Forum Video Oct. 6 – Los Altos City Council Candidates 2014

Thanks to KMVT Channel 15 and Friends of Los Altos for sponsoring and producing this YOUTUBE of the  Oct. 6 "debate / conversation" for Los Altos City Council Candidates 2014 held in the KMVT studio. You can use the timing below to move to the sections…

Los Altos City Council Candidates 2014 – Unendorsement Matrix

Los Altos City Council Candidates 2014 – Unendorsement Matrix

  The Unendorsement Matrix for Los Altos City Council Candidates 2014 returns in a new format. My goal is to try to tease out differences in candidates’ positions.  This year, I reviewed the tapes of the two forums…

Los Altos City Council Candidates 2014 – Video Collection

Los Altos City Council Candidates 2014 – Video Collection

Los Altos Rotary hosted the five Los Altos city council candidates 2014 on September 11, 2014. KMVT was hired to tape the event and has posted it on Youtube. There will be a KMVT broadcast and taping of at in-studio debate October 6 from 6-8pm.…

Kultur View all

Planning View all

Final Design for 86 Third Mixed Use Building in Downtown Los Altos

Final Design for 86 Third Mixed Use Building in Downtown Los Altos

The current plans for  the three story 86 Third building in Downtown Los Altos, having passed through City Council approval last May 28,…

Downtown Los Altos – City Sponsored Wayfarer Sign Excess

Downtown Los Altos – City Sponsored Wayfarer Sign Excess

The  agenda of the Thursday Dec. 6 Planning Commission includes an informational report on the downtown Los Altos Wayfarer Signs design and plan.…



Subscribe to our weekly e-newsletter
Go to sign-up form at Mailchimp Subscribe


Schools View all

Thank you to an anonymous donor for underwriting the KMVT video of the Los Altos School District Board Election Forum Oct. 8. I have added timing markers for…

In case you’ve been on a desert island, there are two Democrats vying for the somewhat decorative office of California Superintendent of Education.  Incumbent Tom Torlakson was a…

Lalahpolitico suggests Walter and Torok for MVLA High board, Schmidt for the water district, Reeder and Fung for  the hospital district. See the reasons why… MVLA High School…

Los Altos, CA, October 13, 2014 –– LosAltosPoltico.com endorses the re-election of Tamara Logan and the election of Martha McClatchie and John Swan to the Los Altos School…

Sangeeth Peruri’s wiretapped involvement in the Doug Whitman insider trade case – essential article excerpts and links – in an easily skimmable format. BACKGROUND: Last week I  published…

More on Schools

Concerns About the LASD Enrollment Growth Task Force

Why I’m Voting YES on Measure N – the $150M School Bond

Insider trading case splatters on Sangeeth Peruri LASD election

Parks & Rec View all

Los Altos city school facilities sharing redux

Los Altos city school facilities sharing redux

The first city-school subcommittee meeting to discuss Los Altos City-owned parcels  – Rosita Park and McKensie…

Dueling Community Center Meetings in Los Altos

Environment View all

Los Altos Elections 2014 – high school, water, hospital

Los Altos Elections 2014 – high school, water, hospital

Lalahpolitico suggests Walter and Torok for MVLA High board, Schmidt for the water district, Reeder and…

Los Altos Forward – Community Gateways – a Conversation

Letters View all

Reader says – Where is Trusting Environment for the Public?

Reader says – Where is Trusting Environment for the Public?

From the Daily Post, Oct. 29:  [Los Altos] “Mayor Casas reveals a private email from candidate’s…

Reader says – Anabel Pelham Los Altos Soft on VTA Bus Plan

At the present time Los Altos Politico

…runs gratis display ads for local non-profit organizations on a space available basis. We also run Google ad-sense ads. You should see ads that are related to our content, but also to your browsing preferences. That means we aren’t all seeing the same ads. If you see an ad you feel is objectionable, tell us, and we’ll tweak our Google ads.

Thanks! nschroder@losaltospolitico.com