The 2016 Parks and Recreation Special Events program has been announced! Check out our brochure here and save these dates for a great time with your community members. In addition to movie nights, art exhibits, volunteer activities, a 5K run, and sports ...Read more »
The Parks and Recreation Department is celebrating February as "Youth Leadership Month" by offering the Youth in Government Program again for the 35th consecutive year to local high school students. Youth Government Day began in 1981 under the leadership...Read more »
Congratulations to two of our eighth grade basketball teams for winning the championship in their divisions! The Parks and Recreation Department's 8A and 8B boys' teams won the championship this week, with our 8A Boys completed an undefeated season by goi...Read more »
The Giants Community Fund is now a part of the excitement surrounding the Big Game being held in the Bay Area, February 7, 2016! The Fund applied for and will receive a $10,000 grant through the 50 Fund, the Legacy Fund of the San Francisco Bay Area Super...Read more »
Join us for a Community Meeting! San Mateo County government is asking the City of South San Francisco, and all cities in the County, to join in a partnership to purchase electricity directly from suppliers instead of PG&E. The new partnership, called Pe...Read more »
Two South San Francisco restaurants, Amoura and Flavas Jamaican Grill, will join the elite group of Michelin restaurants this year. Michelin, which releases guides each year for the best hotels and restaurants in cities around the world, sends anonymous ...Read more »
Please join us for the following events around the City:
Executive Order 9066: A lesson in American history, the removal and incarceration of civilians of Japanese ancestry.
Join a conversation with Councilmember Karyl Matsumoto personally reflecting on the experience of being relocated to Manzanar. Day of R...Read more »
The South San Francisco Police Association's is holding their 14th Annual St. Patrick's Day Celebration Dinner March 6th. 2016. The menu features Pat Sullivan's World Famous Corned Beef and Cabbage with all the trimmings!
Enjoy an evening which include...Read more »
You are invited to attend a badge and swearing in ceremony" to honor South San Francisco Police Department promotions, and to welcome new officers to the South San Francisco Police Department.
WHEN: Tuesday, February 23rd, 10:30 AM
WHERE: MS...Read more »
In late 2014 and early 2015 the City of South San Francisco converted 3,550 High Pressure Sodium (HPS) street lights to Light Emitting Diode (LED) fixtures due to cost and environmental savings. Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) completed this...Read more »
Please join us for the following events around the City:• City Offices will be closed on Monday, January 18, 2016 in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.• Resident's Reflection - Chris Ramos, a long-time active resident of SSF talks with the City....Read more »
Wednesday, January 13th, at the City Council meeting, the Parks & Recreation Department presented a plaque to Council recognizing that the City achieved gold medals in all five "Let's Move! Cities, Towns and Counties" (LMCTC) goal areas, which are based o...Read more »
Beginning late January, the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC) will be removing approximately 26 trees to prepare for pipe installation along El Camino Real between Orange Avenue and Southwood Drive. This work is part of the Regional Ground...Read more »
Orange Pool is once again open on Sundays!Adult Lap Swim: 7:30 am - 9:30 amAdult Rec Swim: 10:00 am - 12:00 pmAll Ages Rec Swim: 12:30 pm - 2:00 pmLessons and Classes: 2:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Note: Advanced registration is required for lessons and cl...Read more »
The Parks and Recreation Department is now taking reservations for 2016 for both indoor facility rentals and picnic sites.
We offer several halls and meetings spaces for nearly any event, including corporate meetings, weddings, dances, birthday celebr...Read more »
The Community Outreach Program, in partnership with the South San Francisco City Council and Fire Department, once again awarded grants to middle school teachers in the South San Francisco Unified School District this year.
For more information please ...Read more »
South San Francisco Chief of Police Jeff Azzopardi, joined by Councilmembers and a standing-room-only crowd, gathered yesterday afternoon for a badge and swearing in ceremony for a dozen positions within the department.
"We're thrilled not only to wel...Read more »
We are please to advise that at a Special Meeting held on December 7, 2015 the City Council of the City of South San Francisco reorganized.
Please view the attached flyer for the new Council reorganization.
As a mark of respect for the victims of gun violence that occurred on December 2, in San Bernardino, all city flags are flying at half-staff through Monday, December 7, which also marks the anniversary of National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day. The flag of...Read more »
From jingle bells and carolers to the annual radio takeover, nothing quite ushers in the season like holiday music. Throughout the month of December, the City of South San Francisco will offer free concerts at the Downtown Breezeway (356 Grand Avenue) to ...Read more »
Per Caltrans, stopping cars momentarily at on-ramps can save motorists several minutes per trip because overall freeway congestion is reduced. "Ramp meters" are a familiar sight to California motorists. Today, more than 1,000 ramp meters are in operation...Read more »
The holiday season is quickly approaching, which means it's time to find out who's been naughty or nice. The City of South San Francisco and the South San Francisco Police Department want you to have a safe and enjoyable holiday season this December so we...Read more »
A South San Francisco Police Officer was about to pay for his food at a local drive-thru when the cashier told him that a 5 year old little boy, approximately 4 cars ahead, had taken care of the officer's bill.
Click here to read the article at KTVU Fox2.
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Approximately half a million children living in the United States have elevated blood lead levels that could cause significant damage to their health, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). To help address this and to increase ...Read more »
Please view the City of South San Francisco's video showcasing our great City.
Grand Branch Library will be closed for renovations starting September 14, 2015.
The South San Francisco Public Library has been awarded San Mateo County Measure A monies, which has been combined with local funding to allow for the remodel of the 8,000...Read more »
The economy of Northern California, home of Silicon Valley, is steeped in innovation and entrepreneurship. Technology companies including Hewlett-Packard, Apple and Intel had their humble beginnings in this region. The San Jose and San Francisco metropoli...Read more »
The new South City Shuttle service started on Tuesday, November 4th, 2014 and provides free transportation around South San Francisco, with trips to local stores, the SSF Senior Center, City Libraries, City Hall and parks. It also provides transit connect...Read more »