• The Board of Supervisors is holding a county budget workshop and mid-year update presented by County Manager John Maltbie. The board will review key budget assumptions and give direction about the upcoming two fiscal year budgets, approve the board's meeting schedule to reflect that the June recommended budget hearings are no longer required and direct Maltbie and the chief information officer to develop an open data policy as a way to report information to the public.
The Board of Supervisors meets 9 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 29 in Board Chambers, 400 County Government Center, Redwood City.
• The Redwood City Planning Commission will hold a scoping session on the preparation of an environmental impact report for the Cambridge Academy Project at 2323/2325 Euclid St. The academy would allow a private transitional kindergarten through eighth grade school with up to 180 students and 20 employees at the Redwood Baptist church site. The site's existing Fellowship Hall would be renovated to accommodate nine classrooms and a lunchroom. Input from the session will guide the evaluations in the draft EIR. Preliminary analysis shows there may be significant impacts to noise and traffic.
The Planning Commission meets 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 29 at City Hall, 1017 Middlefield Road, Redwood City.
• The San Carlos City Council will hold a special study session/retreat to discuss a range of issues affecting the city including but not limited to the city budget, strategic plan, economic development, zoning, planning, city services and facilities, parks and recreation and shared services.
The council meets 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 30 at the San Carlos Library, Second Floor, 610 Elm St., San Carlos.