• U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Palo Alto, was honored by the National Parks Conservation Association with the “Friend of the National Parks Award.” This is the sixth time she has won the award for demonstrating extraordinary dedication to the protection and enhancement of America’s national parks.
• The Belmont City Council will consider adopting an amendment to the South Bayside Waste Management Authority to change the composition of its board from appointed staff to elected officials. The recommendation is making its way to all 12 members of the SBWMA; eight affirmative votes are needed to approve the switch.
The Belmont City Council meets 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 23 at City Hall, 1 Twin Pines Lane, Belmont.
• The Redwood City Council will consider the Civic Cultural Commission to adopt a public arts master plan governing the encouragement, purchase and maintenance of art and items of cultural significance.
The City Council meets 7 p.m. Monday, July 22 in City Hall, 1017 Middlefield Road, Redwood City.