Posted on: May 23, 2017

Posted 5/23/17 - Memorial Day Celebration

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The South San Francisco Community Outreach Program, in collaboration with the City Council and Fire Department, invites you to a special ceremony honoring the brave service men and women, and their families, who have sacrificed so much for us and our coun...

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Posted on: May 1, 2017

Posted 5/1/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: August 15, 2017

Posted 8/15/17 - City of South San Francisco Reminds Pet Owners: Keep Your Furry Friends Safe

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City encourages getting your pets licensed while recognizing "National Check the Chip Day."


Press Release ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: August 15, 2017

Posted 8/15/17 - City of South San Francisco Celebrates India's Independence Day

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As part of the City's Ongoing Commitment to Diversity, City to Display India's Flag Today, Tuesday, August 15


Press Release ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: August 14, 2017

Posted 8/14/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: August 7, 2017

Posted 8/07/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: August 1, 2017

Posted 8/01/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: July 24, 2017

Posted 7/24/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

Posted 7/21/17 - Construction Connection Information

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There are many ways to get your questions answered about what is going on when it comes to construction in South San Francisco. 1. Phone: Contact our prerecorded Construction Hotline: (650) 829-4600. You can leave a message and someone will return your ca...

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

Posted 7/21/17 - SSFPD Accepting Applications for Citizens' Academy

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Want a backstage pass to the exciting world of local law enforcement? Now is your chance to get an up-close-and-in-person view of the operations and duties of the South SanFrancisco Police Department (SSFPD).

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Posted on: July 18, 2017

Posted 7/18/17 - Junipero Serra Blvd & King Drive Intersection Improvement

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Learn more about the intersection improvements occurring now through November.

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Posted on: July 17, 2017

Posted 7/17/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: July 14, 2017

Posted 7/14/17 - Notice of Availability for the Supplemental Environmental Impact Report (SEIR)

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The draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Report (SEIR) evaluates the environmental significance of the development of a new Community Civic Campus and Library and Recreation Facility, a new South San Francisco Police Department headquarters, other City...

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Posted on: July 17, 2017

Posted 7/17/17 - City of South San Francisco Announces Expanded After-School Childcare

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The City of South San Francisco is pleased to announce it is expanding its licensed Before-and-After-School Childcare Programs at Buri Buri and Monte Verde elementaryschools. Through collaboration between the South San Francisco Unified School District (S...

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Posted on: July 14, 2017

Posted 7/14/17 - City of South San Francisco Commits to Retain and Create More Middle-Class Jobs

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The City of South San Francisco has joined other leading Bay Area cities to commit to growing its manufacturing community by participating in the Bay Area Urban Manufacturing (BAUM) Initiative. BAUM, specifically designed to retain and create middle-class...

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Posted on: July 10, 2017

Posted 7/10/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: June 29, 2017

Posted 6/29/17 - South San Francisco Police "Ticket" Youth for Good Behavior

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The South San Francisco Police Department (SSFPD) is serving up sweet justice to local youth by rewarding them with “tickets” for being a good citizen, being street smart by observing safety rules, wearing their bicycle helmets and saf...

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Posted on: June 23, 2017

Posted 6/23/17 - Construction Connection Information

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There are many ways to get your questions answered about what is going on when it comes to construction in South San Francisco. 1. Phone: Contact our prerecorded Construction Hotline: (650) 829-4600. You can leave a message and someone will return your ca...

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Posted 6/26/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Posted 6/26/17 - City of South San Francisco Welcomes Summer Interns

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School is out for the summer, but for a group of South San Francisco High School students, they are taking their education and putting it to good use for the City. For the second year in a row, the City of South San Francisco is offering a program geared ...

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Posted on: June 23, 2017

Posted 6/23/17 - City of South San Francisco Celebrates June's LGBT Pride Month

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In celebration of June’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Pride Month, the City of South San Francisco’s City Hall will be lit in rainbow colors at sunset tonight, in addition to displaying the LGBT Pride flag through Jun...

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Posted on: June 20, 2017

Posted 6/20/17 - City Hall Goes Green in Support of Paris Climate Agreement

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On Tuesday, June 20, the South San Francisco City Hall will be lit green at sundown in an effort to raise public awareness in support of the goals contained in the Paris ClimateAgreement. At last week’s City Council meeting, the Councilmembers u...

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Posted on: June 15, 2017

Posted 6/15/17 - South San Francisco's IPP Committee Brings Home the "Blue"

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The City of South San Francisco’s Improving Public Places Committee (IPP) has a green thumb and for the second year in a row, the City has three Blue Ribbons to show for it.


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Posted on: June 14, 2017

Posted 6/14/17 - South San Francisco Receives Excellence in Financial Reporting Award

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The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) has awarded the City of South San Francisco its 27th Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting Program (CAFR). This award was established in 1945 to encourage and assist state and l...

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Posted on: June 12, 2017

Posted 6/12/17 - FREE Medication Drop-Off Program

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Posted on: June 12, 2017

Posted 6/12/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: June 5, 2017

Posted 6/5/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: June 2, 2017

Posted 6/2/17 - South San Francisco Construction Alert

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Please note the upcoming traffic impacts in South San Francisco.

Alert ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: June 5, 2017

Posted 6/5/17 - South San Francisco Celebrates Immigrant Heritage Month

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The City of South San Francisco proudly joins thousands of cities across the nation in celebrating Immigrant History Month 20 17, which officially kicked off June 1st. This

year’s theme, "I Stand With Immigrants" builds on 2016&rsqu...

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Posted on: June 2, 2017

Posted 6/2/17 - South San Francisco's Police Volunteer Receives County Award

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It’s often said, one of the greatest gifts you can give is your time, and for Sergeant Explorer Arianna Realyvasquez, she has given the City of South San Francisco, and our

community, a great gift. Recently, she received the 2016 San Mateo County...

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Posted on: June 1, 2017

Posted 6/1/17 - South San Francisco's Multi-Unit Smoking Ordinance Now in Effect

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The South San Francisco City Council has taken a strong stand by banning smoking in multiunits, effective immediately. Smoking in multi-units, or any property with two or more units that has at least one or more shared wall, floors, or ceilings, or a shar...

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Posted on: May 31, 2017

Posted 5/31/17 - SSF Diversity Resolution

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Resolution affirming the City of South San Francisco’s commitment to diversity and inclusion. 

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Posted on: May 29, 2017

Posted 5/29/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

Posted 5/24/17 - City of South San Francisco Recognized as 2017 Playful City USA Community

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National non-profit KaBOOM! has honored the City of South San Francisco with a 2017 Playful City USA designation for the third year in a row. Playful City USA honors cities and towns across the country for putting the needs of families first so kids can l...

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Posted on: May 23, 2017

Posted 5/23/17 - Memorial Day Celebration

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The South San Francisco Community Outreach Program, in collaboration with the City Council and Fire Department, invites you to a special ceremony honoring the brave service men and women, and their families, who have sacrificed so much for us and our coun...

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Posted on: May 22, 2017

Posted 5/22/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: May 17, 2017

Posted 5/17/17 - Address Identification

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The South San Francisco Fire and Police Departments take pride in our ability to quickly respond to emergencies.  From the time a call for service is made until the time we are at your location.  We strive to safely and effectively respo...

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Posted on: May 15, 2017

Posted 5/15/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: May 8, 2017

Posted 5/8/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: May 1, 2017

Posted 5/1/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: April 25, 2017

Posted 4/25/17 - City of South San Francisco tests its Emergency Readiness

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The City of South San Francisco, in partnership with San Mateo County's Health System and Mosquito and Vector Control, participated in a mock emergency drill called

"Silver Dragon" to test the agencies' readiness when it comes t...

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

Posted 4/24/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Posted 4/21/17 - Construction Connection Information

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There are many ways to get your questions answered about what is going on when it comes to construction in South San Francisco. 1. Phone: Contact our prerecorded Construction Hotline: (650) 829-4600. You can leave a message and someone will return your ca...

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Posted 4/21/17 - South San Francisco Councilmember Rich Garbarino Assumes Additional Role

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South San Francisco Councilmember Rich Garbarino was elected first vice president of the League of California Cities® at the organization's board of directors meeting in

Sacramento yesterday. The board of directors elected him to serve the...

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Posted on: April 19, 2017

Posted 4/19/17 - South San Francisco Partners with Scoop Carpooling App

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Ever wish you could find a co-worker or neighbor to carpool within seconds? Now, you can, with a new carpooling app for your Apple or Android phone.

Press Release ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: April 18, 2017

Posted 4/18/17 - South San Francisco Named "Tree City USA" for 30th Year

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Parks & Recreation Director Sharon Ranals and Parks Manager Samantha Haimovitch presented a glass statue to Mayor Pradeep Gupta, and proudly displayed a banner that

showcased South San Francisco as a "Tree City USA" for the 30th year in a row...

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Posted on: April 17, 2017

Posted 4/17/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: April 10, 2017

Posted 4/10/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: April 7, 2017

Posted 4/7/17 - Construction Alert for 4/10 - 4/14

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Please note the upcoming traffic impacts in South San Francisco: Monday, April 10 to Friday, April 14

Alert ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: April 7, 2017

Posted 4/7/17 - City of South San Francisco Celebrates National Library Week, April 9-15

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The City of South San Francisco is celebrating National Library Week, April 9 - 15, 2017, by providing a lineup of special events in addition to its ongoing programs and

services to introduce - and reintroduce - the many wonders of the library to the young...

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Press Release ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: April 7, 2017

Posted 4/7/17 - Draft Plan Bay Area 2040

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Draft Plan Bay Area 2040 is out for public comment. An open house in San Mateo County for the public - with displays and opportunities to comment - is slated for May 4, 2017.

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

Posted 4/5/17 - City of South San Francisco's STEM Program Receives Award

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The City of South San Francisco's after-school Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Program, which is a joint effort between the City's Parks and Recreation and Library departments, recently received commendations by the San ...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

Posted 4/5/17 - Clinica dental gratuita de la CDA Cares de San Mateo

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La CDA Cares es una clínica dental gratuita que brinda servicios sin ningún costo a quienes tienen dificultades para acceder a la atención dental, incluso a las personas sin seguro, con seguro insuficiente o desempleadas, y a adultos y niños de cualquier ...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

Posted 4/5/17 - CDA Cares San Mateo Free Dental Clinic

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CDA Cares is a free dental clinic that provides services at no cost to those who have difficulty accessing dental care, including uninsured, underinsured, unemployed, adults and children of any age. Dental and health professionals and community members do...

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Posted on: March 31, 2017

Posted 3/31/17 - Nominate SSF to Win a $20,000 Park Grant!

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Starting April 1, you can support your local parks by nominating the City of South San Francisco to receive a $20,000 grant from the Meet Me at the Park initiative!

Press Release ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: March 27, 2017

Posted 3/27/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: March 21, 2017

Posted 3/21/17 - Scan your old photographs at the Library

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The City of South San Francisco and the Library seek your photographs depicting people, places, and events of local historical significance. While you're there, please consider doing an Oral History video of your favorite memories! We're...

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Posted on: March 20, 2017

Posted 3/20/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: March 17, 2017

Posted 3/17/17 - Spring Clean Up Day is 3/25! What you need to know!

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Be sure to read this flyer to understand what will and will not be accepted at the citywide spring clean up day.

Flyer ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: March 17, 2017

Posted 3/17/17 - Construction Connection Information

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There are many ways to get your questions answered about what is going on when it comes to construction in South San Francisco. 1. Phone: Contact our prerecorded Construction Hotline: (650) 829-4600. You can leave a message and someone will return your ca...

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Posted on: March 15, 2017

Posted 3/15/17 - The City of South San Francisco Launches mySSF app for Smart Phones

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The City of South San Francisco has launched mySSF, a free mobile app available for Apple iOS and Google Android users. The app links directly with the City's website, allowing users easier access to City services and information, all at the touch of a fi...

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Press Release ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: March 14, 2017

Posted 3/14/17 - Local High School Students to Walk in Someone Else's Shoes for a Day

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The City of South San Francisco, together with the South San Francisco Unified School District (SSFUSD), kicks off its 37th Annual Youth Government Day program to local

juniors and seniors in the district's high schools.

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

Posted 3/13/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: March 6, 2017

Posted 3/6/17 - SSF Welcomes new Public Works Director

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The City of South San Francisco welcomes new Public Works Director, Eunejune Kim.

Press Release ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: March 6, 2017

Posted 3/6/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: March 3, 2017

~ Engage SSF was Busy in 2016!

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Engage SSF, a way to report issues in South San Francisco, ranging from potholes, to trees down - has had a busy year! Check out this infographic on the number of cases the City responded to and fixed in under 24 hours. 

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Infographic ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: March 1, 2017

Posted 3/1/17 - Notice of Treatment for the Asian Citrus Psyllid

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On February 6, 2017, one Asian citrus psyllid (ACP), Diaphorina citri Kuwayama, a serious exotic pest, was identified from the City of San Bruno, San Mateo County. This detection indicates that a breeding population exists in the area. The infestation is ...

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Posted on: February 27, 2017

Posted 2/27/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: February 20, 2017

Posted 2/20/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

Posted 2/17/17 - Construction Connection Information

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There are many ways to get your questions answered about what is going on when it comes to construction in South San Francisco. 1. Phone: Contact our prerecorded Construction Hotline: (650) 829-4600. You can leave a message and someone will return your ca...

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

Posted 2/17/17 - SSF Fire Unveils New "Quint" and Ambulance

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The South San Francisco City Council is used to doing a ribbon-cutting here and there, but yesterday, they experienced a more unusual way to unveil a new 103-foot Aerial "Quint" Fire Truck and a new paramedic rescue ambulance to the City by part...

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Posted on: February 14, 2017

Posted 2/14/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Posted 2/07/17 - SSF Police Kick Off Hispanic Community Academy

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Last Thursday, more than 30 Hispanic residents of South San Francisco attended their first Community Academy, which is held annually through the South San Francisco Police Department and provides an inside look at the Police Department, how it functions a...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Posted 2/07/17 - El Jefe de Policia se dirige al grupo a la luz de la transición presidencial

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El pasado jueves, más de 30 residentes hispanos de la Ciudad South San Francisco asistieron a su primera Academia Comunitaria, la cual que se celebra anualmente a través del Departamento de Policia. La Academia Comunitaria ofrece una oportunidad de conoce...

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Press Release ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: February 7, 2017

Posted 2/07/17 - SSF Rolls out "Adopt a Storm Drain" program

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The City of South San Francisco's Public Works Department, led by Councilmember Mark Addiego, has kicked off an "Adopt a Storm Drain" initiative to help keep South San

Francisco beautiful. Keeping the city's drains open is espec...

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Posted on: February 6, 2017

Posted 2/06/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: January 30, 2017

Posted 1/30/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: January 20, 2017

Posted 1/20/17 - Construction Connection Information

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There are many ways to get your questions answered about what is going on when it comes to construction in South San Francisco. 1. Phone: Contact our prerecorded Construction Hotline: (650) 829-4600. You can leave a message and someone will return your ca...

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Posted on: January 20, 2017

Posted 1/20/17 - Emergency Services Manager Receives Award

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South San Francisco Emergency Services Manager, Ken Anderson, Sr., Receives 2016 George Berry Award. Anderson selected among his emergency management peers to receive annual award.

Press Release ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: January 23, 2017

Posted 1/23/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: January 16, 2017

Posted 1/16/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Posted 1/12/17 - Police Chief Receives Award

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South San Francisco Police Chief Receives Highest Certificate Issued by Police Officer Standards and Training (POST). Award accomplished by fewer than one percent of the state's law enforcement community.

Press Release ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: January 9, 2017

Posted 1/9/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: January 3, 2017

Posted 1/3/17 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: December 19, 2016

Posted 12/19/16 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: December 16, 2016

Posted 12/16/16 - Construction Connection Information

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There are many ways to get your questions answered about what is going on when it comes to construction in South San Francisco. 1. Phone: Contact our prerecorded Construction Hotline: (650) 829-4600. You can leave a message and someone will return your ca...

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Posted on: December 15, 2016

Posted 12/16/16 - ADA Ramps Installed in South San Francisco

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The City of South San Francisco has awarded a contract to Golden Bay Construction, Inc. of Hayward, California to construct approximately 163 American Disabilities Act (ADA) ramps at various locations throughout the City. Presently the contractor has star...

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Posted on: December 14, 2016

Posted 12/14/16 - Community E-Waste Recycling Event in January!

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Help clean the environment by disposing of your unwanted electronic waste, including small and large appliances - working or not working. You can do so safely and FREE OF CHARGE. The SSFFD and ZARC will be hosting this event. Your recyclable donation will...

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Information Flyer ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: December 14, 2016

Posted 12/14/16 - Core Services Agency information

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THERE ARE EIGHT CORE SERVICE AGENCIES that work in close collaboration with the Human Services Agency to provide individuals and families with basic emergency and support services to stabilize their living situations. Core Service Agencies provide clients...

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Information Flyer ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: December 12, 2016

Posted 12/12/16 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Posted on: December 7, 2016

Posted 12/7/16 - New Mayor and Vice Mayor Sworn in

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On December 6, 2016, South San Francisco council members nominated and voted Pradeep Gupta as Mayor and Liza Normandy as Vice Mayor.

Press Release ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: December 5, 2016

Posted 12/06/16 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Please join us for the following events around the City (see attached flyer).

Upcoming Events Flyer ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: November 28, 2016

Posted 11/28/16 - South San Francisco City Hall Goes Blue

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The City of South San Francisco is showingsupport for police around the nation, and specifically for its own policedepartment, by lighting up City Hall the color of a police’s distinctive blueuniform this week. The nation has seen a growing numb...

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Posted on: November 28, 2016

Posted 11/28/16 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Please join us for the following events around the City (see attached flyer).

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Posted on: November 21, 2016

Posted 11/21/16 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Please join us for the following events around the City (see attached flyer).

Upcoming Events Flyer ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: November 18, 2016

Posted 11/18/16 - Construction Connection Information

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There are many ways to get your questions answered about what is going on when it comes to construction in South San Francisco.

1. Phone: Contact our prerecorded Construction Hotline: (650) 829-4600. You can leave a message and someone will return yo...Read on...

Construction Connection Flyer ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: November 11, 2016

Posted 11/11/16 - South San Francisco Honors and Salutes Veterans

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In the wake of a national political campaign that has stirred the emotions of so many Americans, City Leaders and Staff of South San Francisco want to take the time to thank all veterans for their service and their sacrifices.Read on...

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Posted on: November 15, 2016

Posted 11/15/16 - South San Francisco Swears in Four New Officers

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It’s customary for either the mother or father of the newly sworn-in police officer to pin the police badge onto the son or daughter’s uniform. Today, one of the officer’s mothers couldn’t be in attendance, so instead, South San Francisco Police Chief Jef...Read on...

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Posted on: November 14, 2016

Posted 11/14/16 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Please join us for the following events around the City (see attached flyer).

Upcoming Events Flyer ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: November 10, 2016

Posted 11/10/16 - FREE Parking for Small Business Saturday!

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Free parking for Small Business Saturday, November 26th, in the Miller Avenue Garage. Read more information on the attached flyer.

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Posted on: November 7, 2016

Posted 11/7/16 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Please join us for the following events around the City (see attached flyer).

Upcoming Events Flyer ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: November 7, 2016

Posted 11/7/16 - Meals on Wheels Needs Volunteers!

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We need your help!

Do you want to help a senior who is home alone with no way to shop or cook? Be a volunteer Meals on Wheels Driver and deliver a hot meal prepared by Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. Routes are in San Mateo County from San Bruno to East Pa...Read on...

Information Flyer ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: November 4, 2016

Posted 11/4/16 - South San Francisco Public Library Wins Excellence Award

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Usually the ABCs are reserved for teaching children at a young age how to recite the alphabet, but when it comes to the South San Francisco Public Library, they've taken the ABCs and turned it into a powerful social media campaign that is getting state re...Read on...

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Posted on: October 31, 2016

Posted 10/31/16 - Mark Your Calendars - SSF Events on the Horizon

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Please join us for the following events around the City (see attached flyer).

Upcoming Events Flyer ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: October 28, 2016

Posted 10/28/16 - Mobile Voting Center Information

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Voters with disabilities who are not able to vote at polling places or at
established voting centers can take advantage of a Mobile Voting Center(a mobile electronic voting system that allows a voter to independently
and in private cast a ballot away ...Read on...

Information Flyer ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: October 27, 2016

Posted 10/27/16 - South San Francisco FREE Shuttle Receives MTC Award

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South San Francisco's free shuttle continues to gain momentum, and is now catching the attention of people outside the Industrial City.

Last night, the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) presented 13 "Excellence in Motion" awards a...Read on...

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Posted on: October 26, 2016

Posted 10/26/16 - Construction Connection Information

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There are many ways to get your questions answered about what is going on when it comes to construction in South San Francisco.

1. Phone: Contact our prerecorded Construction Hotline: (650) 829-4600. You can leave a message and someone will return yo...Read on...

Construction Connection Flyer ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: October 26, 2016

Posted 10/26/16 - Community Preservation Task Force December event

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Please join the SSF Fire Department and the Community Preservation Task Force (CPTF) as we clean-up and plant trees in Mayfair Village.

Please view the attached flyers in English and Spanish for locations, dates and times.Read on...

Information Flyer ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: October 20, 2016

Posted 10/20/16 - South San Francisco Firefighters Complete CPR Training at High Schools

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South San Francisco high school students received a lesson in life last week, and it’s one they’ll hopefully carry throughout their adulthood. While the nation commemorated Fire Prevention Week, which was October 9 – 15, the South San Francisco Fire Depar...Read on...

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Posted on: October 19, 2016

Posted 10/19/16 - South San Francisco Receives Two Prestigious Financial Awards

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The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has awarded the City of South San Francisco its 14th consecutive Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting Program (CAFR Program). This award was est...Read on...

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Posted on: October 17, 2016

Posted 10/17/16 - Grand Avenue Library Reopens to the Public

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Rain didn’t stop hundreds of eager library patrons from attending the “Grand” reopening of the Grand Avenue Library this past Saturday in downtown South San Francisco.

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Posted on: October 14, 2016

Posted 10/14/16 - South San Francisco Delegation Returns Home After Visiting Mexico

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It’s been more than a decade since members of the South San Francisco Rotary Club visited Atotonilco el Alto, Mexico, so last week’s trip is something the Sister City committee president, Frank McAuley, said was long overdue. Read on...

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Posted on: October 14, 2016

Posted 10/14/16 - Storm Prep Tips

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Are you prepared? An estimated one- to two-inches of rain is expected now through Sunday. In addition, localized flooding in South San Francisco may be possible in poorly drained and low-lying areas.

For information on resources, including sandbags, pl...Read on...

Storm Prep Flyer ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: October 13, 2016

Posted 10/13/16 - Leamos @ the Library

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The South San Francisco Public Library was selected as one of twenty libraries across California to join a pilot program – Leamos @ the Library. Leamos, translated as Let’s Read @ The Library, is a literacy program aimed at helping native Spanish speake...Read on...

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Posted on: October 12, 2016

Posted 10/12/16 - Early Voting at SSF Main Library

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Starting this week, those that are registered to vote can do so early. California law allows voters to cast their ballot any time during the 29 day period prior to Election Day.

Press Release ~Main Home Page ~
Posted on: October 12, 2016

Posted 10/12/16 ~ League of California Cities® Elects Councilmember Garbarino

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The City of South San Francisco is pleased to announce that Councilmember Richard Garbarino was elected to the position of incoming 2016-17 second Vice President by the League of California Cities® (LOCC).

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Posted on: September 21, 2015

Posted 9/21/15 - Watch Our New Welcome to South San Francisco Video

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Please view the City of South San Francisco's video showcasing our great City.

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Posted on: May 31, 2017

Posted 5/23/17 - SSF Diversity Resolution

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Resolution affirming the City of South San Francisco’s commitment to diversity and inclusion. 

Legislation Text City Council News

Posted on: September 15, 2015

FAQs

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Posted on: July 22, 2015

City Newsletter

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Posted on: September 19, 2014

Library

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Posted on: September 19, 2014

Parks & Recreation

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Posted on: September 19, 2014

Police Department

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Posted on: September 19, 2014

Fire Department

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Posted on: September 19, 2014

Public Works

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Posted on: September 19, 2014

Human Resources

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Posted on: September 19, 2014

SSF Dining Guide

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Posted on: September 19, 2014

Economic & Community Development

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

Kaiser Knitting Group-8/7, 8/21, and 9/18 1:30-2:30

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The Kaiser Permanente Knitting Group meets twice a month at Kaiser Permanente Cancer Treatment Center and is open to all knitters. We chat, knit and have fun! Knitters are welcome to join in knitting hats, blankets, scarves and other warm things for donat...

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Event Flyer Library News
Posted on: July 12, 2017

Author Talk with Joel Selvin-Thursday, August 17 at 6:00 p.m.

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Which was produced in partnership with its subjects, the Rolling Stones. Selvin, who wrote a weekly music column for the San Francisco Chronicle from 1972 to 2009, lays most of the blame for the free concert’s fiasco at the Stones’ feet, but not before cr...

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Event Info Library News
Posted on: July 12, 2017

Online Security-Saturday, August 19th at 10:00 a.m.

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Reusing the same password over and over? Join us for a discussion about online security including tips and tools for staying safe online. Bring your questions and devices to follow along.

South San Francisco Main Library

840 West Orange Avenue, South San Fr...

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Event Info Library News
Posted on: July 19, 2017

Financial Fitness 101 with Brad Hamada, CFEd-Saturday, August 19th, 2:00 p.m.

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Also, he will share with us how to find the money in our daily lives that we already have, how we can save it properly, and use our savings to build a stronger financial future for our families.

Connect with Brad Hamada

Linkedin

South San Francisco Grand Lib...

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Event Flyer Library News
Posted on: July 12, 2017

Walgreens: Diabetes-Sunday, August 20th, 3pm

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A Julia Lee, a representative from Walgreens Pharmacy will provide information and recommendations on how to stay healthy while enjoying your favorite foods.  

Connect with Walgreens

Website|Facebook |Twitter

South San Francisco Main Library

840 West...

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Event Info Library News
Posted on: July 19, 2017

Victorian Days Walking Tour on Grand Avenue-Saturday, August 26th, at 1:30 p.m.

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History lover and former state assemblyman and ex-city councilman Gene Mullin, will help guide the tour of the historic sites.  Mullin’s insight and charming stories about the city’s treasured homes and buildings will add to the enjoyment of the ...

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Event Flyer Library News
Posted on: July 19, 2017

MED-Project Take Back Event-Tuesday, August 29th, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

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Residents are invited to bring their expired or unwanted medications for disposal. The service is free. To protect privacy, consumers are reminded to remove all personally identifiable information on labels or materials that are brought to this take-back ...

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Event Flyer Library News
Posted on: July 12, 2017

One City, One Book Discussion: Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test-Thursday, August 31st, 6:00 p.m.

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Tom Wolfe, a journalist already widely known for his exuberant portraiture of the American Bizarre, plunged into the psychedelic world of the Pranksters and emerged with The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test, a now-classic portrait of the coterie which gave the...

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Event Flyer Library News
Posted on: August 13, 2017

Housing Equality Law Project (HELP) Informational Presentation-Thursday, September 7th, 6:00 p.m.

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A representative of HELP, will talk about fair housing rights as tenants, responsibilities as landlords, and best practices to protect yourself from acts of discrimination.

Connect with HELP

Facebook | Website

South San Francisco Main Library

840 West Orange ...

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Event Flyer Library News
Posted on: August 13, 2017

Mary Kay Makeovers-Saturday, September 9th, 2pm-4pm

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Find out what type of products are best for your skin care needs and learn simple makeup application techniques.  We will provide step-by-step instructions that you will be able perform easily at home. Once you have tried samples and your face is...

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Event Flyer Library News
Posted on: August 13, 2017

Asian Alliance Presents: Author Talk with Addie Mattox-Tuesday, September 12th at 6:00 p.m.

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"Saigon USA is a novel, but is more true than not. It's about Vietnamese boat people who immigrated to the United States. The story is set in 1990. Callie O'Neil is an English Second Language teacher at night and a middle school English teacher in th...

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Event Flyer Library News

Posted on: February 23, 2017

Free Blood Pressure Screenings at Magnolia Center

The Parks and Recreation Department and  Mills-Peninsula Health Services will host free blood pressure screenings on the third Monday of each month from 11:00 am - 12:30 pm at the Magnolia Center.

Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: February 7, 2017

CAPRCBM Outstanding Commissioner of the Year Award

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South San Francisco Parks and Recreation Commissioner Richard Holt has been selected by the California Association of Parks and Recreation Commissioners and Board Members (CAPRCBM) as the Outstanding Park and Recreation Commissioner of the Year! This is a...

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About CAPRCBM Parks & Recreation News

Posted on: February 7, 2017

Immigration Enforcement Policy

In light of the recent news regarding the President’s new immigration policy, the South San Francisco Police Department has issued a statement regarding its immigration enforcement.

Additional Info... Police News
Posted on: November 24, 2015

SSFPD Recruitment Video

Check out SSFPD's Recruitment Video produced by Kingston Media.

Additional Info... Police News

Posted on: August 15, 2017

Posted 8/15/17 - City of South San Francisco Reminds Pet Owners: Keep Your Furry Friends Safe

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City encourages getting your pets licensed while recognizing "National Check the Chip Day."


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Posted on: August 15, 2017

Posted 8/15/17 - City of South San Francisco Celebrates India's Independence Day

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As part of the City's Ongoing Commitment to Diversity, City to Display India's Flag Today, Tuesday, August 15


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Posted on: July 21, 2017

Posted 7/21/17 - SSFPD Accepting Applications for Citizens' Academy

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Want a backstage pass to the exciting world of local law enforcement? Now is your chance to get an up-close-and-in-person view of the operations and duties of the South SanFrancisco Police Department (SSFPD).

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Posted on: July 17, 2017

Posted 7/17/17 - City of South San Francisco Announces Expanded After-School Childcare

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The City of South San Francisco is pleased to announce it is expanding its licensed Before-and-After-School Childcare Programs at Buri Buri and Monte Verde elementaryschools. Through collaboration between the South San Francisco Unified School District (S...

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Posted on: July 14, 2017

Posted 7/14/17 - City of South San Francisco Commits to Retain and Create More Middle-Class Jobs

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The City of South San Francisco has joined other leading Bay Area cities to commit to growing its manufacturing community by participating in the Bay Area Urban Manufacturing (BAUM) Initiative. BAUM, specifically designed to retain and create middle-class...

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Posted on: June 29, 2017

Posted 6/29/17 - South San Francisco Police "Ticket" Youth for Good Behavior

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The South San Francisco Police Department (SSFPD) is serving up sweet justice to local youth by rewarding them with “tickets” for being a good citizen, being street smart by observing safety rules, wearing their bicycle helmets and safety gear, and doing ...

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Posted 6/26/17 - City of South San Francisco Welcomes Summer Interns

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School is out for the summer, but for a group of South San Francisco High School students, they are taking their education and putting it to good use for the City. For the second year in a row, the City of South San Francisco is offering a program geared ...

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Posted on: June 23, 2017

Posted 6/23/17 - City of South San Francisco Celebrates June's LGBT Pride Month

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In celebration of June’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Pride Month, the City of South San Francisco’s City Hall will be lit in rainbow colors at sunset tonight, in addition to displaying the LGBT Pride flag through June 26.

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Posted on: June 20, 2017

Posted 6/20/17 - City Hall Goes Green in Support of Paris Climate Agreement

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On Tuesday, June 20, the South San Francisco City Hall will be lit green at sundown in an effort to raise public awareness in support of the goals contained in the Paris ClimateAgreement. At last week’s City Council meeting, the Councilmembers unanimously...

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Posted on: June 15, 2017

Posted 6/15/17 - South San Francisco's IPP Committee Brings Home the "Blue"

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The City of South San Francisco’s Improving Public Places Committee (IPP) has a green thumb and for the second year in a row, the City has three Blue Ribbons to show for it.


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Posted on: June 14, 2017

Posted 6/14/17 - South San Francisco Receives Excellence in Financial Reporting Award

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The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) has awarded the City of South San Francisco its 27th Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting Program (CAFR). This award was established in 1945 to encourage and assist state and l...

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Posted on: June 5, 2017

Posted 6/5/17 - South San Francisco Celebrates Immigrant Heritage Month

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The City of South San Francisco proudly joins thousands of cities across the nation in celebrating Immigrant History Month 20 17, which officially kicked off June 1st. This

year’s theme, "I Stand With Immigrants" builds on 2016’s "I Am An Im...

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Posted on: June 2, 2017

Posted 6/2/17 - South San Francisco's Police Volunteer Receives County Award

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It’s often said, one of the greatest gifts you can give is your time, and for Sergeant Explorer Arianna Realyvasquez, she has given the City of South San Francisco, and our

community, a great gift. Recently, she received the 2016 San Mateo County and Pacif...

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Posted on: June 1, 2017

Posted 6/1/17 - South San Francisco's Multi-Unit Smoking Ordinance Now in Effect

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The South San Francisco City Council has taken a strong stand by banning smoking in multiunits, effective immediately. Smoking in multi-units, or any property with two or more units that has at least one or more shared wall, floors, or ceilings, or a shar...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

Posted 5/24/17 - City of South San Francisco Recognized as 2017 Playful City USA Community

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National non-profit KaBOOM! has honored the City of South San Francisco with a 2017 Playful City USA designation for the third year in a row. Playful City USA honors cities and towns across the country for putting the needs of families first so kids can l...

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Posted on: April 25, 2017

Posted 4/25/17 - City of South San Francisco tests its Emergency Readiness

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The City of South San Francisco, in partnership with San Mateo County's Health System and Mosquito and Vector Control, participated in a mock emergency drill called

"Silver Dragon" to test the agencies' readiness when it comes to emergencies.

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Posted 4/21/17 - South San Francisco Councilmember Rich Garbarino Assumes Additional Role

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South San Francisco Councilmember Rich Garbarino was elected first vice president of the League of California Cities® at the organization's board of directors meeting in

Sacramento yesterday. The board of directors elected him to serve the remainder of a v...

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Posted on: April 19, 2017

Posted 4/19/17 - South San Francisco Partners with Scoop Carpooling App

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Ever wish you could find a co-worker or neighbor to carpool within seconds? Now, you can, with a new carpooling app for your Apple or Android phone.

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Posted on: April 18, 2017

Posted 4/18/17 - South San Francisco Named "Tree City USA" for 30th Year

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Parks & Recreation Director Sharon Ranals and Parks Manager Samantha Haimovitch presented a glass statue to Mayor Pradeep Gupta, and proudly displayed a banner that

showcased South San Francisco as a "Tree City USA" for the 30th year in a row...

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Posted on: April 7, 2017

Posted 4/7/17 - City of South San Francisco Celebrates National Library Week, April 9-15

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The City of South San Francisco is celebrating National Library Week, April 9 - 15, 2017, by providing a lineup of special events in addition to its ongoing programs and

services to introduce - and reintroduce - the many wonders of the library to the young...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

Posted 4/5/17 - City of South San Francisco's STEM Program Receives Award

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The City of South San Francisco's after-school Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Program, which is a joint effort between the City's Parks and Recreation and Library departments, recently received commendations by the San Mateo County Board...

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Posted on: March 31, 2017

Posted 3/31/17 - Nominate SSF to Win a $20,000 Park Grant!

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Starting April 1, you can support your local parks by nominating the City of South San Francisco to receive a $20,000 grant from the Meet Me at the Park initiative!

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Posted on: March 21, 2017

Posted 3/21/17 - Scan your old photographs at the Library

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The City of South San Francisco and the Library seek your photographs depicting people, places, and events of local historical significance. While you're there, please consider doing an Oral History video of your favorite memories! We're looking for resid...

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Posted on: March 15, 2017

Posted 3/15/17 - The City of South San Francisco Launches mySSF app for Smart Phones

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The City of South San Francisco has launched mySSF, a free mobile app available for Apple iOS and Google Android users. The app links directly with the City's website, allowing users easier access to City services and information, all at the touch of a fi...

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Posted on: March 14, 2017

Posted 3/14/17 - Local High School Students to Walk in Someone Else's Shoes for a Day

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The City of South San Francisco, together with the South San Francisco Unified School District (SSFUSD), kicks off its 37th Annual Youth Government Day program to local

juniors and seniors in the district's high schools.

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Posted on: March 6, 2017

Posted 3/6/17 - SSF Welcomes new Public Works Director

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The City of South San Francisco welcomes new Public Works Director, Eunejune Kim.

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

Posted 2/17/17 - SSF Fire Unveils New "Quint" and Ambulance

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The South San Francisco City Council is used to doing a ribbon-cutting here and there, but yesterday, they experienced a more unusual way to unveil a new 103-foot Aerial "Quint" Fire Truck and a new paramedic rescue ambulance to the City by part...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Posted 2/07/17 - SSF Police Kick Off Hispanic Community Academy

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Last Thursday, more than 30 Hispanic residents of South San Francisco attended their first Community Academy, which is held annually through the South San Francisco Police Department and provides an inside look at the Police Department, how it functions a...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Posted 2/07/17 - El Jefe de Policia se dirige al grupo a la luz de la transición presidencial

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El pasado jueves, más de 30 residentes hispanos de la Ciudad South San Francisco asistieron a su primera Academia Comunitaria, la cual que se celebra anualmente a través del Departamento de Policia. La Academia Comunitaria ofrece una oportunidad de conoce...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Posted 2/07/17 - SSF Rolls out "Adopt a Storm Drain" program

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The City of South San Francisco's Public Works Department, led by Councilmember Mark Addiego, has kicked off an "Adopt a Storm Drain" initiative to help keep South San

Francisco beautiful. Keeping the city's drains open is especially important du...

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Posted on: January 20, 2017

Posted 1/20/17 - Emergency Services Manager Receives Award

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South San Francisco Emergency Services Manager, Ken Anderson, Sr., Receives 2016 George Berry Award. Anderson selected among his emergency management peers to receive annual award.

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Posted 1/12/17 - Police Chief Receives Award

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South San Francisco Police Chief Receives Highest Certificate Issued by Police Officer Standards and Training (POST). Award accomplished by fewer than one percent of the state's law enforcement community.

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Posted on: December 7, 2016

Posted 12/7/16 - New Mayor and Vice Mayor Sworn in

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On December 6, 2016, South San Francisco council members nominated and voted Pradeep Gupta as Mayor and Liza Normandy as Vice Mayor.

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Posted on: November 28, 2016

Posted 11/28/16 - South San Francisco City Hall Goes Blue

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The City of South San Francisco is showingsupport for police around the nation, and specifically for its own policedepartment, by lighting up City Hall the color of a police’s distinctive blueuniform this week. The nation has seen a growing number of inci...

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Posted on: November 11, 2016

Posted 11/11/16 - South San Francisco Honors and Salutes Veterans

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In the wake of a national political campaign that has stirred the emotions of so many Americans, City Leaders and Staff of South San Francisco want to take the time to thank all veterans for their service and their sacrifices.Read on...

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Posted on: November 15, 2016

Posted 11/15/16 - South San Francisco Swears in Four New Officers

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It’s customary for either the mother or father of the newly sworn-in police officer to pin the police badge onto the son or daughter’s uniform. Today, one of the officer’s mothers couldn’t be in attendance, so instead, South San Francisco Police Chief Jef...Read on...

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Posted on: November 4, 2016

Posted 11/4/16 - South San Francisco Public Library Wins Excellence Award

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Usually the ABCs are reserved for teaching children at a young age how to recite the alphabet, but when it comes to the South San Francisco Public Library, they've taken the ABCs and turned it into a powerful social media campaign that is getting state re...Read on...

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Posted on: October 27, 2016

Posted 10/27/16 - South San Francisco FREE Shuttle Receives MTC Award

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South San Francisco's free shuttle continues to gain momentum, and is now catching the attention of people outside the Industrial City.

Last night, the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) presented 13 "Excellence in Motion" awards a...Read on...

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Posted on: October 20, 2016

Posted 10/20/16 - South San Francisco Firefighters Complete CPR Training at High Schools

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South San Francisco high school students received a lesson in life last week, and it’s one they’ll hopefully carry throughout their adulthood. While the nation commemorated Fire Prevention Week, which was October 9 – 15, the South San Francisco Fire Depar...Read on...

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Posted on: October 19, 2016

Posted 10/19/16 - South San Francisco Receives Two Prestigious Financial Awards

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The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has awarded the City of South San Francisco its 14th consecutive Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting Program (CAFR Program). This award was est...Read on...

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Posted on: October 17, 2016

Posted 10/17/16 - Grand Avenue Library Reopens to the Public

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Rain didn’t stop hundreds of eager library patrons from attending the “Grand” reopening of the Grand Avenue Library this past Saturday in downtown South San Francisco.

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Posted on: October 14, 2016

Posted 10/14/16 - South San Francisco Delegation Returns Home After Visiting Mexico

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It’s been more than a decade since members of the South San Francisco Rotary Club visited Atotonilco el Alto, Mexico, so last week’s trip is something the Sister City committee president, Frank McAuley, said was long overdue. Read on...

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Posted on: October 12, 2016

Posted 10/13/16 - Leamos @ the Library

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The South San Francisco Public Library was selected as one of twenty libraries across California to join a pilot program – Leamos @ the Library. Leamos, translated as Let’s Read @ The Library, is a literacy program aimed at helping native Spanish speaker...Read on...

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Posted on: October 12, 2016

Posted 10/12/16 - Early Voting at SSF Main Library

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Starting this week, those that are registered to vote can do so early. California law allows voters to cast their ballot any time during the 29 day period prior to Election Day.

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Posted on: October 12, 2016

Posted 10/12/16 ~ League of California Cities® Elects Councilmember Garbarino

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The City of South San Francisco is pleased to announce that Councilmember Richard Garbarino was elected to the position of incoming 2016-17 second Vice President by the League of California Cities® (LOCC).

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