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Posted on: January 17, 2019

Are You Prepared for a Storm?

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San Mateo residents can get free sandbags at the Wastewater Treatment Plant, 2015 Detroit Drive, and the Corp Yard, 1949 Pacific Blvd. Is your road flooded? Call us at 650-522-7300. You can also check out our flood preparedness page for more tips.

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Posted on: December 26, 2018

Composting Your Holiday Tree is Easy

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The City wants to help you compost your Christmas tree. Leave undecorated trees beside compost bins during regularly scheduled solid waste pick up dates. Recology will take it through January 31. After that, trees should be cut and placed in compost bins.

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Posted on: November 1, 2018

Help Shape the Future of San Mateo

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Join one of the most important planning efforts by sharing your input during the General Plan update. This citywide policy document covers issues like sustainability, circulation, housing, land use, infrastructure and more. Learn how you can participate!

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Posted on: December 4, 2018

Bicycle Master Plan Update Underway

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Help make our City the best for bicycling on the Peninsula. We're updating our Bicycle Master Plan and want to hear from you! Tell us your favorite routes, your best bike paths, and let us know where you think we should make improvements.

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Posted on: August 23, 2018

We've Got a Map for That

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The City has an enhanced interactive maps and geographical information system portal. Learn about transportation improvements, private development projects, street repaving and sweeping, crime data, flood zones, homeowners association boundaries and more!

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Posted on: January 9, 2019

Help us Choose Where to Install New Bike Repair Stations

As part of our ongoing efforts to improve bicycling in San Mateo, we're installing new standalone repair stations! Help us decide where they should be located by taking a short survey. The most popular routes will get the new repair stations by March.

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Posted on: January 4, 2019

Find Out What's in Store for San Mateo in 2019

Join Mayor Diane Papan for the 2019 State of the City address on January 24 at the Main Library. During this interactive presentation, she will share her thoughts on the current state of San Mateo, the strengths of our community, and her vision for 2019.

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Posted on: October 24, 2018

Check Out the Latest Citywide eNewsletter

Learn about upcoming activities, events, projects, initiatives and more! Brought to you by the City Manager's Office, it includes the latest information from all of our departments. Visit our email notification page to sign up for future newsletters.

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Posted on: December 10, 2018

Automatic Renewals Now Available

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Eligible non-digital items belonging to a library in the Peninsula Library System will be automatically renewed one day before the item is due.  You will then receive an email letting you know that your item's lending period has been extended.&am...

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Posted on: February 2, 2018

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Thousands of movies, TV shows, music albums and audiobooks to borrow for instant streaming or temporary downloading to a smartphone, tablet, or computer with your library card.

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

Job Seekers @ Your Library

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Searching for work?  Need help writing your resume?  Want assistance applying for a job online?  Volunteers with experience in human resources, coaching, and teaching are available to help you.  Free.  Open on ...

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Posted on: January 5, 2018

Streaming Movies

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Enjoy more than 30,000 independent, international, classic, or documentary films through Kanopy.   Create an account, download the app, and watch them on your smartphone, tablet, PC or smart TV.  You may view 10 movies per month; the loa...

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Posted on: November 28, 2017

Pronunciator

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Pronunciator is a fun way to learn a new language with self-directed lessons, live teachers, movies, music and more!  Plus, ESL students can access English language lessons in 50 non-English languages. 

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Posted on: December 11, 2017

Live Online Homework Help

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Tutors are available 1pm-10pm daily.  Receive live homework help, skill building assistance, writing assistance, the answer to a specific question or practice learning a language. Try Brainfuse now!

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Posted on: November 1, 2018

Clean Water Program Earns EPA Infrastructure Loan Invite

SAN MATEO – The City of San Mateo, in partnership with Foster City, received a major boost from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency as it was invited to apply for a $277 million loan to support the Clean Water Program.

The EPA announced the Peninsula-...

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