VIDEO. August 1st, City of HMB was able to payoff the crippling Beechwood bond. In 2008. the City was ordered to buy the 24.7 acre Beechwood property for $41 million. City Manager, Bob Nisbet, reads a proclamation to the city council and public. The payment of $10.9 million was made August 1st. Then Mayor, Farmer […]
VIDEO/ POWERPOINT. This plan will affect 6 major projects in Half Moon Bay. BACKGROUND: The San Francisco Bay Regional Water Quality Control Board’s Municipal Regional Permit (MRP) identifies and regulates the control of various pollutants in stormwater runoff from municipal storm drain systems throughout San Mateo, Santa Clara, Alameda, and Contra Costa Counties. Provision C.3.j […]
ARTICLE. ALAS, Coastside Hope and Abundant Grace top 3 winners. FISCAL IMPACT: The City Council has allocated $150,000 from the General Fund for the CSFA Program for FY 2019-20 RECOMMENDATION: Receive applicant funding recommendations from the Community Services Financial Assistance (CSFA) grant program subcommittee and determine final funding allocations for FY 2019-20. STRATEGIC ELEMENT: This […]
VIDEO. Proclamation of Hispanic Heritage month honoring “the countless contributions that Hispanic Americans have made to this nation” ~ Sean McPhetridge, new CUSD Superintendent. CUSD is 51% Hispanic. Hispanic Heritage Month goes from Sept 15th t0 Oct 15th, 2019.
VIDEO. Cabrillo Unified School District Financial Overview and Considerations to Inform Mid-Term Financial Solvency. This is complicated and sad. Please watch (or listen) to the video so you understand how CUSD is funded. The building are irrelevant to the budget, comes from another funding source. Do you know how the state funds schools? Why aren’t […]
ARTICLE/ LINKS. The National Bicycle and Pedestrian Documentation (NBPD) Project is a nationwide effort to provide data collection and ongoing data for use by planners, governments, and the general public. For 2019, the count period is September 10th — 15th. The County of San Mateo needs dedicated volunteers like you to help with the in-field […]
POWERPOINT/ LINKS. This is the presentation made to Renewit group led by Stanford Civil Engineering in 2016. It deals with work previously completed in Santa Monica, Malibu and Ventura County on small modular fully automated and remote controlled sewage treatment in areas where central plants and septic systems failed or could not function. I have […]