Land use

Palo Alto affordable housing community opens in Stanford Research Park

Stanford University and the City of Palo Alto celebrated the opening of Mayfield Place along El Camino Real. The recently completed project provides affordable homes to eligible community members and retains locally owned services that benefit the broader community.

Planning for the future of Stanford’s physical campus

Catherine Palter, associate vice president for land use and environmental planning, discusses Stanford’s application for an updated General Use Permit, which will guide the physical development of the campus through 2035.

East Campus construction to ramp up in summer

A number of significant projects are planned for the northeast part of the Stanford campus. Patience and planning ahead are encouraged as temporary disruptions and detours occur.

Stanford kicks off land use planning process

Working with neighbors and local governments, Stanford is beginning the process to propose to Santa Clara County an update of Stanford’s campus land use permit. Initial meetings to solicit community input are scheduled for early June.