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Palo Alto Regulation Information

A guide to learn more about ADU regulation and zoning in Palo Alto, CA

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Palo Alto ADU Regulation guide

Palo Alto was established by Leland Stanford Sr. when he founded Stanford University, following the death of his son, Leland Stanford Jr. Palo Alto includes portions of Stanford University and shares its borders with East Palo AltoMountain ViewLos AltosLos Altos HillsStanfordPortola Valley, and Menlo Park.

General Qualifications: https://www.cityofpaloalto.org/gov/depts/pln/long_range_planning/ordinance_updates/accessory_dwelling_units.asp


Planning Document: https://www.cityofpaloalto.org/civicax/filebank/blobdload.aspx?t=48913.78&BlobID=68392

County Ordinance: https://www.cityofpaloalto.org/files/assets/public/v/1/city-manager/communications-office/castilleja-documents/ord-5489.pdf 

ADORE HOMES ADU regulation explanation link

City of Palo Alto: Planning & Development Services Contact Information

City of Palo Alto, Planning & Development Services
285 Hamilton Avenue – 1st Fl
Palo Alto, CA 94301
Phone: (650) 329-2496
Email: Planner@CityofPaloAlto.org


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