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Please provide your input on the Town's operating (admin, police, public works, community development) and capital (streets, Park, lights, bicycle/pedestrian, facilities) budgets. Where do you think the Town should focus its limited funds to provide the greatest benefit to the community?

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5 registered budgets

Name not shown inside Atherton

April 8, 2016, 7:50 PM

$40

Programs and policies in support of a balanced budget

Programs and policies in support of an appropriate level of fiscal reserves (currently 35%)

$40

Programs and policies to reduce and/or eliminate any long-term debt

Developing a savings plan for future capital infrastructure needs

Programs and projects in support of Identification of alternative revenue sources for consideration

Programs and polices to address the impact(s) of high-speed rail, electrification and Caltrain

Projects in support of the Park Use and Development Master Plan

Programs in support of identifying and addressing code enforcement issues in Town (construction hours, parking, illegal activity, etc.)

Projects in support of the Drainage Master Plan (small and large drainage projects)

$75

Completion of the new Civic Center Project

Projects and policies in support of expenditure priorities for the Library

$100

Projects to support the implementation of a Town-wide Gigabit Fiber Network

Projects in support of the maintenance of existing capital infrastructure (streets, drains, street lights, etc.)

Programs in support of traffic safety programs and enforcement (safe routes to school, traffic enforcement, etc.)

Projects in support of the Town’s Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan

Projects in support of safety along El Camino Real (signals, crosswalks, HAWK Beacons, etc.)

Projects in support of safety along Middlefield (crosswalks, etc.)

$200

Projects in support of improving the safety of Caltrain Rail Crossings

$25

Programs in support of recruiting and retaining quality personnel

Programs in support of collaboration and partnerships with regional agencies (regional partnerships, etc.)

Programs and policies in support of goal-setting and strategic planning

$10

Programs and policies in support of increasing fiscal transparency

$10

Programs and policies in support of enhancing Town communications and transparency efforts

Programs and policies in support of Town-sponsored community events

Name not shown inside Atherton

April 7, 2016, 12:58 PM

Programs and policies in support of a balanced budget

$25

Programs and policies in support of an appropriate level of fiscal reserves (currently 35%)

$50

Programs and policies to reduce and/or eliminate any long-term debt

$30

Developing a savings plan for future capital infrastructure needs

Programs and projects in support of Identification of alternative revenue sources for consideration

Programs and polices to address the impact(s) of high-speed rail, electrification and Caltrain

Projects in support of the Park Use and Development Master Plan

$30

Programs in support of identifying and addressing code enforcement issues in Town (construction hours, parking, illegal activity, etc.)

$10

Projects in support of the Drainage Master Plan (small and large drainage projects)

$50

Completion of the new Civic Center Project

Projects and policies in support of expenditure priorities for the Library

$50

Projects to support the implementation of a Town-wide Gigabit Fiber Network

$200

Projects in support of the maintenance of existing capital infrastructure (streets, drains, street lights, etc.)

Programs in support of traffic safety programs and enforcement (safe routes to school, traffic enforcement, etc.)

Projects in support of the Town’s Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan

Projects in support of safety along El Camino Real (signals, crosswalks, HAWK Beacons, etc.)

Projects in support of safety along Middlefield (crosswalks, etc.)

$30

Projects in support of improving the safety of Caltrain Rail Crossings

$25

Programs in support of recruiting and retaining quality personnel

Programs in support of collaboration and partnerships with regional agencies (regional partnerships, etc.)

Programs and policies in support of goal-setting and strategic planning

Programs and policies in support of increasing fiscal transparency

Programs and policies in support of enhancing Town communications and transparency efforts

Programs and policies in support of Town-sponsored community events

Name not shown inside Atherton

March 28, 2016, 6:18 PM

$0

Programs and policies in support of a balanced budget

$10

Programs and policies in support of an appropriate level of fiscal reserves (currently 35%)

$10

Programs and policies to reduce and/or eliminate any long-term debt

$0

Developing a savings plan for future capital infrastructure needs

$10

Programs and projects in support of Identification of alternative revenue sources for consideration

$50

Programs and polices to address the impact(s) of high-speed rail, electrification and Caltrain

$50

Projects in support of the Park Use and Development Master Plan

$0

Programs in support of identifying and addressing code enforcement issues in Town (construction hours, parking, illegal activity, etc.)

$50

Projects in support of the Drainage Master Plan (small and large drainage projects)

$250
Robust traffic volume mitigation plan (road closures, no turn signs, residents only, no through traffic)
$0

Completion of the new Civic Center Project

$10

Projects and policies in support of expenditure priorities for the Library

$0

Projects to support the implementation of a Town-wide Gigabit Fiber Network

$50

Projects in support of the maintenance of existing capital infrastructure (streets, drains, street lights, etc.)

$0

Programs in support of traffic safety programs and enforcement (safe routes to school, traffic enforcement, etc.)

Projects in support of the Town’s Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan

$0

Projects in support of safety along El Camino Real (signals, crosswalks, HAWK Beacons, etc.)

$0

Projects in support of safety along Middlefield (crosswalks, etc.)

$0

Projects in support of improving the safety of Caltrain Rail Crossings

$5

Programs in support of recruiting and retaining quality personnel

$0

Programs in support of collaboration and partnerships with regional agencies (regional partnerships, etc.)

$0

Programs and policies in support of goal-setting and strategic planning

$0

Programs and policies in support of increasing fiscal transparency

$0

Programs and policies in support of enhancing Town communications and transparency efforts

$5

Programs and policies in support of Town-sponsored community events

Valerie Gardner inside Atherton

March 17, 2016, 4:36 PM

Programs and policies in support of a balanced budget

Programs and policies in support of an appropriate level of fiscal reserves (currently 35%)

Programs and policies to reduce and/or eliminate any long-term debt

Developing a savings plan for future capital infrastructure needs

Programs and projects in support of Identification of alternative revenue sources for consideration

Programs and polices to address the impact(s) of high-speed rail, electrification and Caltrain

Projects in support of the Park Use and Development Master Plan

Programs in support of identifying and addressing code enforcement issues in Town (construction hours, parking, illegal activity, etc.)

$250

Projects in support of the Drainage Master Plan (small and large drainage projects)

Completion of the new Civic Center Project

Projects and policies in support of expenditure priorities for the Library

Projects to support the implementation of a Town-wide Gigabit Fiber Network

Projects in support of the maintenance of existing capital infrastructure (streets, drains, street lights, etc.)

Programs in support of traffic safety programs and enforcement (safe routes to school, traffic enforcement, etc.)

Projects in support of the Town’s Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan

Projects in support of safety along El Camino Real (signals, crosswalks, HAWK Beacons, etc.)

Projects in support of safety along Middlefield (crosswalks, etc.)

Projects in support of improving the safety of Caltrain Rail Crossings

Programs in support of recruiting and retaining quality personnel

Programs in support of collaboration and partnerships with regional agencies (regional partnerships, etc.)

$250

Programs and policies in support of goal-setting and strategic planning

Programs and policies in support of increasing fiscal transparency

Programs and policies in support of enhancing Town communications and transparency efforts

Programs and policies in support of Town-sponsored community events

Name not shown inside Atherton

March 12, 2016, 7:41 PM

Programs and policies in support of a balanced budget

Programs and policies in support of an appropriate level of fiscal reserves (currently 35%)

Programs and policies to reduce and/or eliminate any long-term debt

Developing a savings plan for future capital infrastructure needs

Programs and projects in support of Identification of alternative revenue sources for consideration

$25

Programs and polices to address the impact(s) of high-speed rail, electrification and Caltrain

$75

Projects in support of the Park Use and Development Master Plan

Programs in support of identifying and addressing code enforcement issues in Town (construction hours, parking, illegal activity, etc.)

Projects in support of the Drainage Master Plan (small and large drainage projects)

$100

Completion of the new Civic Center Project

$25

Projects and policies in support of expenditure priorities for the Library

$100

Projects to support the implementation of a Town-wide Gigabit Fiber Network

Projects in support of the maintenance of existing capital infrastructure (streets, drains, street lights, etc.)

Programs in support of traffic safety programs and enforcement (safe routes to school, traffic enforcement, etc.)

Projects in support of the Town’s Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan

$75

Projects in support of safety along El Camino Real (signals, crosswalks, HAWK Beacons, etc.)

Projects in support of safety along Middlefield (crosswalks, etc.)

Projects in support of improving the safety of Caltrain Rail Crossings

Programs in support of recruiting and retaining quality personnel

Programs in support of collaboration and partnerships with regional agencies (regional partnerships, etc.)

$50

Programs and policies in support of goal-setting and strategic planning

Programs and policies in support of increasing fiscal transparency

$50

Programs and policies in support of enhancing Town communications and transparency efforts

Programs and policies in support of Town-sponsored community events

Atherton Open Town Hall is not a certified voting system or ballot box. As with any public comment process, participation in Atherton Open Town Hall is voluntary. The budgets in this record are not necessarily representative of the whole population, nor do they reflect the opinions of any government agency or elected officials.