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Posted on: December 18, 2014

~South San Francisco Completes New Pilot Program on Digital Literacy

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Aiming to improve digital literacy for the City’s youth, South San Francisco has completed the new afterschool pilot program focused on using modern technology to learn. The program augments the use of laptops in homework, enrichment, and recreational act...Read more »

Press Release
Posted on: December 10, 2014

~PG&E Implementing Plans For Storm

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With storms occuring over Northern and Central California, PG&E is reminding customers that power outages may occur due to significant rainfall, potential flooding and high winds. PG&E is implementing its emergency preparedness plans and utilizing...Read more »

Posted on: December 10, 2014

~Sand and Sandbags Available at the Corporation Yard


Sand and sandbags are available in front of the entrance gate to the Maintenance Corporation Yard (closest to Spruce Ave.), located at 550 North Canal St., SSF - 24/7 during the duration of the upcoming storms. Shovels will be provided for the filling of ...Read more »

Posted on: December 10, 2014

~South San Francisco Prepares for More Storms

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In advance of strong winter storms hitting South San Francisco in the next few weeks, the City of South San Francisco is advising all residents, visitors and businesses to prepare early for heavy rains, strong wind and possible flooding. Weather updates a...Read more »

Posted on: December 12, 2014

~Change of Command Ceremony - Fire Chief Gerald Kohlmann

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Your are invited to attend the change of command ceremony to honor Fire Chief Gerald Kohlmann.

When: Wednesday, January 7th at 10:00 am
Where: Fire Station 61, 480 N. Canal, SSF

Refreshments will be served.

Information Flyer
Posted on: December 9, 2014

~South San Francisco Holiday Program Gives New Life to Recycled Tree Trimmings

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South San Francisco Parks and Recreation Department, in partnership with the Improving Public Places (IPP) group, held its second-annual Wreath-Making Workshop on December 7, 2014 at the Joseph A. Fernekes Building in Orange Memorial Park, 781 Tennis Driv...Read more »

Press Release
Posted on: December 8, 2014

~South San Francisco Former Mayor Named Speaker Pro Tempore of the California State Assembly

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California State Assemblymember and former South San Francisco Mayor Kevin Mullin was recently sworn in as the new Speaker pro Tempore of the California State Assembly. During the first 2015-16 session of the California State Legislature, Assemblymember M...Read more »

Press Release
Posted on: December 5, 2014

~South San Francisco Promotes Safe Routes to School Program

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In an effort to promote safe walking and bicycling in the City, South San Francisco sponsored a Safe Routes to School program at Los Cerritos Elementary School on Friday, November 21, 2014.

Designed to create awareness about pedestrian safety, the one...Read more »

Press Release
Posted on: December 3, 2014

~South San Francisco Announces Its New Mayor

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Councilmember Richard Garbarino was elected by the South San Francisco City Council to serve as the City’s new Mayor, succeeding outgoing Mayor Karyl Matsumoto who will continue to serve on the City Council. The election took place during South San Franci...Read more »

Press Release
Posted on: December 2, 2014

~South San Francisco Names New Emergency Medical Services Captain

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The city of South San Francisco is pleased to introduce Richard Walls as the new Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Captain for the South San Francisco Fire Department. Captain Walls brings over 9 years of experience, assisting communities as an EMT, Parame...Read more »

Press Release
Posted on: November 26, 2014

~South San Francisco Increases Pedestrian Safety on Grandview Drive and DNA Way

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In its continuing efforts to enhance pedestrian safety, the City of South San Francisco has upgraded five pedestrian crosswalks along Grandview Drive and DNA Way. The new signals and crosswalk upgrades will increase driver awareness and pedestrian safety....Read more »

Press Release
Posted on: November 18, 2014

~Board and Commission Recruitment - Ends Jan 5, 2015

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Here is your opportunity to get involved! The City is recruiting for seats on its Boards and Commissions. Please review the attached Read more »

Posted on: November 25, 2014

~South San Francisco Named Bronze-Level Bicycle Friendly Community

League of American Bicyclists Bronze Level Bicycle Friendly Community

The League of American Bicyclists has recognized the City of South San Francisco as an official Bicycle Friendly Community, awarding the City a bronze level award for the City’s efforts building new bike paths, adoption of a new bicycle master plan and nu...Read more »

Press Release
Posted on: November 20, 2014

~Cooking Safely this Holiday Season - 2014


Thanksgiving is the leading day of the year for home fires involving cooking equipment. Please view the attached flyers Read more »

NFPA Website
Posted on: October 20, 2014

~Streetlight Conversion to LED - Began Oct 13th

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South San Francisco is moving towards sustainable development, replacing 3,600 high-pressure sodium (HPS) streetlights with new energy efficient light emitting diode (LED) fixtures. The City, in collaboration with Pacific Gas and Electric, began streetlig...Read more »

Streetlight Installation Schedule
Posted on: October 27, 2014

~South City Shuttle Service - Began Nov 4th

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The new South City Shuttle service started on Tuesday, November 4th and provides free transportation around South San Francisco, with trips to local stores, the SSF Senior Center, City Libraries, City Hall and parks. It will also provide transit connectio...Read more »

SCS Shuttle Route & Schedule
Posted on: October 30, 2014

~Housing Element Update for 2015-2023

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The City of South San Francisco’s Housing Element Update for 2015-2023 is now available for viewing here and on t...Read more »

Housing Element Update Link
Posted on: October 12, 2014

~UPDATED Oct 17th - EBOLA -Get the Facts on this Disease


UPDATE - Oct 17, 2014

Message from San Mateo County Public Health:

"The Health System has just summarized all of the preparatory measures that we are taking on our websiteRead more »

San Mateo County Health - Ebola