Posted on: February 22, 2017

Mar 31 - Final Fridays Family Dance Party

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Has it been a long month? Week? Day? Or do you and your kids just have some energy you need to get out of your system? Then come shake your tail to the best in sick (but family-friendly) beats at our Final Fridays Family Dance Party! 

South San Franci...

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Event Flyer

Posted on: March 27, 2017

Posted 3/27/17 - 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
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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Flyer
Posted on: March 20, 2017

Posted 3/20/17 - 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
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
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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Construction Connection Flyer
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
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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Press Release
Posted on: March 13, 2017

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

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Upcoming Events Flyer
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
Posted on: March 6, 2017

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

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Upcoming Events Flyer
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
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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Official Notice
Posted on: February 27, 2017

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

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Upcoming Events Flyer
Posted on: February 20, 2017

Posted 2/20/17 - 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
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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Construction Connection Flyer
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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Press Release
Posted on: February 14, 2017

Posted 2/14/17 - 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
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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Press Release
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
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 importan...

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Press Release
Posted on: February 6, 2017

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

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Upcoming Events Flyer
Posted on: January 30, 2017

Posted 1/30/17 - 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
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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Construction Connection Flyer
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
Posted on: January 23, 2017

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

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Upcoming Events Flyer
Posted on: January 16, 2017

Posted 1/16/17 - 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
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
Posted on: January 9, 2017

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

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Upcoming Events Flyer
Posted on: January 3, 2017

Posted 1/3/17 - 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
Posted on: December 19, 2016

Posted 12/19/16 - 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
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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Construction Connection Flyer
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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Information Flyer
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
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
Posted on: December 12, 2016

Posted 12/12/16 - 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
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
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
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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Press Release
Posted on: November 28, 2016

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

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Upcoming Events Flyer
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
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 more »

Construction Connection Flyer
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 more »

Press Release
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 more »

Press Release
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
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.

Information Flyer
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
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 more »

Information Flyer
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 more »

Press Release
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
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 more »

Information Flyer
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 more »

Press Release
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 more »

Construction Connection Flyer
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 more »

Information Flyer
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 more »

Press Release
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 more »

Press Release
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.

Press Release
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 more »

Press Release
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 more »

Storm Prep Flyer
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 more »

Press Release
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
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).

Press Release
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.

Welcome Video

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: February 22, 2017

Final Fridays Family Dance Party-Friday, March 31 at 4:00 p.m.

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Week? Day? Or do you and your kids just have some energy you need to get out of your system? Then come shake your tail to the best in sick (but family-friendly) beats at our Final Fridays Family Dance Party! 

South San Francisco Main Library

840 West O...

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Event Flyer
Posted on: March 16, 2017

Hack the Future-Saturday, April 1, 10:00a.m.-5:00p.m.

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Hack the Future is for 10-19 year olds who love technology and want to explore in an informal environment, guided by tech industry professionals. Learn about Unity game development tools, 3D modeling and printing, computer programming, Minecraft mods, web...

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Event Flyer
Posted on: March 28, 2017

MED_Project Take Back Event-Saturday, April 1st at 10:00 AM

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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
Posted on: March 4, 2017

The South San Francisco Historical Photo Drive

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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. During the entire month of March, leading up to National Historic Preservation Month in May, trained library staff...

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Event Flyer
Posted on: March 16, 2017

4Cs Speaker Series: Sensory Needs-Tuesday, April 4, 5:30 PM

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Join us for the first discussion on, Sensory Needs. They will provide strategies to support children with sensory needs. They will also discuss a variety of strategies and tools to help children feel comfortable exploring as well as learning about the env...

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Event Flyer
Posted on: March 8, 2017

H&R Block Talk: Things You Should Know Before Filing Your Taxes-Tuesday, April 4, 6:00 PM

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A representative from H&R Block will be joining us to talk about everything you need to know about filing your taxes. Already done for 2016? The information shared in this presentation will make you fully prepared for filing your 2017 tax returns. Com...

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Event Flyer
Posted on: March 16, 2017

Poetry Workshop: Dadaist/Collage-Friday, April 7, 4:00 - 5:00 PM

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Develop your poetry skills with an introductory workshop on Dadaist/collage poetry in celebration of Poetry Month. Collage poetry is a style of poetry that re-purposes previously printed content from newspapers and magazines to create an imaginative work ...

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Event Flyer
Posted on: March 15, 2017

High-Voltage: Engineering and Computer Science Club-Saturday April 8th, 12-1 PM

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Be part of the bi-weekly meetings to develop your computer skills, learn practical new technologies, introduce to electronics components. In addition, children will be involved in creating fun  projects. All ages are welcome.

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Event Flyer
Posted on: March 8, 2017

Stuff You Should Know: Meal Planning, Shopping Lists, and Simple Recipes-Sunday, April 9, 2:30 PM

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Our first topic is shopping lists and easy meal planning. 

Do you find yourself buying things at the store that go to waste because you’re not quite sure what to do with them? Or maybe you buy something for a recipe and don’t use it up, leaving it to ...

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Event Flyer
Posted on: March 16, 2017

Kids Craft with Sophie's World-Tuesday, April 11th, 4:00 PM

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 For April, we will be exploring spring theme crafts.  Bring friends and family for a crafty afternoon with Sophie.  

Connect with Sophie

Website | FaceBook | Instagram | Twitter | YouTube

South San Francisco Main Library

840 West Orange Avenue...

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Event Flyer
Posted on: March 15, 2017

Listen & Lunch: Storytime for Adults-Thursday, April 13, 12:00 PM

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This month's selection will be from In Sunlight or in Shadow: Stories Inspired by the Paintings of Edward Hopper. This anthology of stories range across all genres, wedding literary excellence to storytelling savvy.

South San Francisco Grand Library

306 Wal...

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Event Flyer
Posted on: March 13, 2017

Author Talk: Sherilyn Connelly, Ponyville Confidential-Thursday, April 13, 6:00 PM

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Critics dismissed the cartoons as toy  advertise-ments, and derided their embrace of femininity. The 2010 debut of the openly feminist My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic renewed the backlash, as its broad appeal challenged entrenched notions abo...

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Event Flyer
Posted on: March 22, 2017

Can You Haiku?-Saturday, April 15th, 3:00 PM

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Susan’s poems cover everything from the mudane to the esoteric in the 5-7-5 meter of Haiku.  Bring a pad and pencil and write your own haiku poem about your family, your friends, your home or just a lovely spring day. Susan makes it fun and creat...

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Event Flyer
Posted on: March 15, 2017

High-Voltage: Engineering and Computer Science Club-Saturday April 15th, 12-1 PM

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Be part of the bi-weekly meetings to develop your computer skills, learn practical new technologies, introduce to electronics components. In addition, children will be involved in creating fun  projects. All ages are welcome.

South San Francisco Grand...

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Event Flyer
Posted on: March 8, 2017

Coffee Talk: Get to Know Your Librarians- April 10, 12, and 14th at 3:00 pm

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Ask us all of things you always wanted to know about librarianship, or simply stop by for a chat and a cup of coffee. We look forward to spending our afternoons with you! 

South San Francisco Main Library

840 West Orange Avenue, South San Francisco

(650...

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Event Flyer
Posted on: March 13, 2017

National Library Week Open House-Saturday, April 15, ALL DAY

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We will be providing a variety of crafts appropriate for the entire family and lots of refreshments.  You’ll also have the opportunity to pick up a Library BINGO card to win a prize.

South San Francisco Main Library

840 West Orange Avenue, South San Fr...

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Event Flyer
Posted on: March 16, 2017

Teen Advisory Board-Friday, April 21, 4:00-5:00 PM

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TAB is a teen-driven community group focused on consulting with library staff to improve library atmosphere, events, book and DVD selections, and youth engagement. This is an opportunity for teenagers to be involved in the decision making process of the l...

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Event Flyer
Posted on: March 13, 2017

Author Talk: Diane Lovegrove Bader, “Setting Donegal on Fire”-Sunday, April 23, 2:30 PM

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Appalled at the miserable conditions in which he finds the peasants of his native land, he challenges what he believes is a policy of neglect by both landlords and the authorities. Find out what happens to him and his family as a result.

Two of Daniel’s so...

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Event Flyer
Posted on: March 13, 2017

BALANCE Housing Workshop-Tuesday, April 25, 6:00 PM

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Learn everything first time home buyers need to know about the basics of credit and credit reporting, understanding your credit scores and establishing or re-establishing credit so that you can become a homeowner. BALANCE, a non-profit organization, provi...

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Event Flyer
Posted on: March 15, 2017

Dia De Los Ninos-Saturday, April 29, 11:00 AM

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She offers loads of energetic activities, which include, silly magic, music and movement games. After the show stay for a fun open craft activity. 

South San Francisco Grand Library

306 Walnut Avenue, South San Francisco 

(650)-877-8530

Saturday, Ap...

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Event Flyer
Posted on: March 13, 2017

Homemade Cleaning Products-Saturday, April 29, 12:00 PM

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Want to know what is in the products that you are using to clean your home? Join us for a presentation on homemade cleaning products using basic ingredients. We will learn various recipes for replacing store-bought products, and discuss the effect such a ...

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Event Flyer

Posted on: February 24, 2017

California Parks and Recreation Society Awards

The California Parks and Recreation Society District 4 Annual Award and Recognition Dinner was recently held at the Quinlan Center in Cupertino. Each year, staff and a number of Commissioners and Councilmembers attend this event to recognize outstanding p...

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Posted on: March 1, 2017

Celebrate Youth Creativity at the 2017 Youth Art Show

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The South San Francisco Cultural Arts Commission in partnership with the Unified School District announces the 17th presentation of the Youth Art Show. Celebrate youth artistry at this wildly colorful event! The program showcases the visual art of South S...

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SSF 2017 Youth Art Show flyer
Posted on: February 22, 2017

Free Tax Prep from SSF Parks and Recreation & AARP

SSF Parks and Recreation in partnership with AARP will be offering free income tax assistance by trained volunteers at the Magnolia Center, 601 Grand Avenue, 1st Floor. Simple tax returns only.  Appointments are required. Days and times are as fo...

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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.

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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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Free Income Tax Assistance

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SSF Parks and Recreation in partnership with AARP will be offering free income tax assistance by trained volunteers at the Magnolia Center, 601 Grand Avenue, 1st Floor. Simple tax returns only.

Appointments are required. Days and times are as follows:

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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.

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Posted on: November 24, 2015

SSFPD Recruitment Video

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

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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 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
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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Press Release
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
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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Press Release
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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Press Release
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
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 during the f...

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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.

Press Release
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
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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Press Release
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 more »

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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 more »

Press Release
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 more »

Press Release
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 more »

Press Release
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 more »

Press Release
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 more »

Press Release
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 more »

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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 more »

Press Release
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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