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Posted on: December 4, 2015

City of San José Annual Report on City Services FY 2014-15

Annual report from the City Auditor on city government performance, including data on the cost, quantity, quality, timeliness, and public opinion of City services.

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Posted on: November 12, 2015

Audit of Personnel Investigation Structure

Augmenting Policies and Training Can Improve the Process

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Posted on: October 16, 2015

Semi-Annual Recommendation Follow-up Report

On All Outstanding Audit Recommendations for the Six Months Ended June 30, 2015

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Posted on: September 11, 2015

Audit of Police Hiring

Additional Efforts to Recruit Qualified Candidates Urgently Needed to Fill Vacancies

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Posted on: September 3, 2015

Audit of Golf Courses

Loss of Customers and Revenues Requires a New Strategy

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City Highlights

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Posted on: February 10, 2016

City of San José Career Fair

Career Fair

With over 600 vacancies across the City of San José organization, there are career opportunities in multiple fields including: professional, managerial, trades, general administrative, police, and fire.
Participants will have the opportunity to meet and ...Read on...

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Posted on: February 10, 2016

Permit Center's now open earlier

Permit Center new hours

The City of San José Permit Center is opening earlier to help accommodate our customers. As of Feb. 1, the Center now opens at 8 a.m. Monday-Tuesday-Thursday-Friday and 9 a.m. on Wednesdays.

For Permit Center's hours of specific services.
Posted on: November 3, 2015

Explore the City's financial data online

Explore the City of San Jose's financial data online: our new Financial Transparency Portal is now live. It's part of an effort to enhance transparency in financial reporting.

The Financial Transparency Portal provides two reports with different data. The first report compares actual performance to the budget, while the second report allows users to drill down actual financial data at a more detailed level. At this time, the site provides only raw financial data for users to explore.

For tips on how to use the portal, visit http://www.sanjoseca.gov/index.aspx?NID=4777.

Try it out and let us know what you think by emailing BudgetOffice@sanjoseca.govRead on...

Explore City's financial data.
Posted on: October 29, 2015

Need to get rid of a large item?

Large item collection

Residents in single-family homes can have large items such as mattresses, sofas, refrigerators and tires collected curbside by their recycling collection company.

Through June 30, 2016, the first collection of up to three large items will be at no extra charge. Any additional collections will only cost $27 (up to three itemsRead on...

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Posted on: October 22, 2015

Winter Storm Preparedness

With climate scientists forecasting an El Niño that is among the strongest on record, the City of San José is taking action now to prepare for a wet winter.

Residents and businesses can also take steps now to prepare for the rains, especially in light of the drought conditions that California has experienced over the last several years.

A section of the City of San José website is dedicated to winter storm preparedness including steps you can take to prepare and information on how the City's preparing for the winter storm season.Read on...

Visit Winter Storm Preparedness website.
Posted on: September 22, 2015

Tips for recycling at home

Four companies help the City of San José with collecting your garbage, recycling, and yard trimmings.

When using curbside recycling, empty and scrape all containers, flatten cartons and boxes, placing them inside your cart, and secure shredded paper and textiles inside a clear plastic bag.Remember the following items MUST go in your garbage cart, NOT in your recycling cart: food, diapers and polystyrene foam.For more information, visit Curbside Recycling onlineRead on...

What to Recycle in San José
Posted on: May 28, 2015

Drought & San José Parks

With California facing the most severe drought in history and residents being asked to reduce usage by 30%, the City of San José takes its responsibility to conserve water seriously. The Department of Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services is dedicat...Read on...

View the PRNS Drought Outreach Information Sheet.
Posted on: May 5, 2015

2015 Falcon Naming Contest Winners

The votes are in and the three peregrine falcon chicks born atop San José City Hall have been given names:

Hunter (Silver band, 00/Z) – nominated by Arianna, Marisa, and Vyvy, Grade 4, Holly Oak Elementary
Buzo (Red band, 59/R) – nominated by Stuart, ...Read on...

San Jose City Hall Falcons
Posted on: April 29, 2015

Finalists selected for 2015 Falcon Naming Contest

This year we have three girls. Our judges have selected nine names as our finalists for our three eyasses.

  • Acionna
  • Athena
  • Buzo
  • Dream
  • Hunter
  • Sky
  • Star
  • Titania
  • Vayu

View the children's artwork, essays, video, and song at the San Jose Peregrines wiki site and vot...Read on...

See the finalists
Posted on: April 22, 2015

San José sets 30 percent water conservation target to address severe drought

A 30 percent water conservation target for San José is now in effect to address the severe drought. On Tuesday, April 21, 2015, the San José City Council triggered a 30 percent emergency water declaration to comply with the State Water Resource Control Bo...Read on...

View full list of San José water use rules
Posted on: April 1, 2015

City Hall Falcon Naming Contest

Falcon Naming Contest

We have three healthy chicks in the nest at San José City Hall and we need your help naming them.

Children ages 5 to 18 who live or attend school in San Jose can submit names (together with essays, poems, artwork, videos, or songs) by midnight Friday, ...Read on...

City Hall Falcons Webpage
Posted on: March 10, 2014

San José participates in Google Map Gallery

With just a few clicks, the Google Map Gallery can be used to answer the common question: “What is the zoning of my property?” Other mapping information includes General Plan designation, permits issued and code complaints.

View zoning map.

View General Plan designation.

View recent permits issued and code complaints received.

The maps can be accessed using any search engine or by using the links posted on the City’s OnLine Permits website, www.sjpermits.org/permits.

The Public Works Department and the Department of Planning, Building and Code Enforcement collaborated with Google for this Public Maps Program using the Google Maps EngineRead on...

Visit OnLine Permits...
Posted on: March 7, 2014

Lake Cunningham and Almaden Lake Regional Parks chosen as “Heart Your Park” recipients

San José’s Lake Cunningham Regional Park and Almaden Lake Regional Park will soon see park improvements coming their way, thanks to the “Heart Your Park” program. The two parks have been selected as part of Macy’s “Secret Garden” campaign that aims to rai...Read on...

Read the news release...
Posted on: February 25, 2014

San José under consideration for Google Fiber expansion

Google recently announced San José is among the 34 cities in nine metro areas that are under consideration for its fiber-optic network expansion.

Read more in Connecting Community blog...

District 3

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Posted on: August 4, 2015

Japantown San Jose Farmers Market

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Sundays from 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at San Jose Japantown CFM in the Corporation yard on Jackson St. between 6th & 7th, San José

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District 8

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Posted on: February 9, 2016

SMASH Academy Accepting 2016 Applications!

The Summer Math and Science Honors Academy (SMASH) is a free of cost, STEM-intensive, college preparatory program for underrepresented high school students of color. SMASH boasts a rigorous 5-week, 3-year summer STEM enrichment program which provides acce...Read on...

Register Online
Posted on: February 8, 2016

Adopt-A-Park Volunteers Needed at Welch Park

The Adopt-A-Park program is an exciting and healthy way for everyone to connect with their community. Welch Park, near Eastridge Mall (Huran Drive at Clarice Drive) is seeking a volunteer to help pick up litter, assist with gardening tasks and to be an ex...Read on...

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Posted on: February 8, 2016

Free Large Item Collection

Do you have old items you've been meaning to get rid of, but won't fit in your garbage or recycling cart? Then you may want to take advantage of the Large Item Collection Pilot Program. As a San José resident in a single-family home you may schedule one l...Read on...

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Posted on: January 29, 2016

Village Square Library Grand Opening

Save the date for the long awaited Grand Opening of the Village Square Branch Library on Saturday, March 26th! Look out for details on this event as we draw closer.

Posted on: January 29, 2016

ESD Quarterly Newsletter

Learn what’s new in San José’s Environmental Services Department! The 11th issue, “Green Matters”, features programs, recent accomplishments, and more!

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Posted on: January 29, 2016

Santa Clara County Children’s Health Assessment

During the State of the County Address in January 2015, President Dave Cortese called on the Santa Clara County Health and Hospital System to conduct a new assessment of the health of children in our county. A child’s health plays a vital role in their de...Read on...

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Posted on: January 29, 2016

Latinos in Technology Scholarship Applications Now Available!

Applications for Hispanic Foundation of Silicon Valley's Latinos in Technology Scholarship are now available!

Student recipients of this scholarship, administered by the Silicon Valley Community Foundation (SVCF), could receive up to $10,000/year for 2...Read on...

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Posted on: January 29, 2016

Outdoor Environmental Science Homeschool Program

Join the Guadalupe River Park Conservancy this winter for environmental science classes designed specifically for homeschool students! GRPC leads hands-on, outdoor programs that focus on the Guadalupe River watershed and the cultural and natural history o...Read on...

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Posted on: January 29, 2016

Get youth involved with Sister Cities International's Young Artists & Authors Showcase

Youth in Sister Cities International member cities and their international partner cities are encouraged to submit artwork, essays, poems, short films, and photography (new category in 2016) inspired by what this year's theme, "Peace through People," mean...Read on...

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Posted on: December 21, 2015

Become a Reading Partner!

Reading Partners is a literacy nonprofit that mobilizes community volunteers to provide one-on-one tutoring to struggling elementary student readers. Volunteer as a literacy tutor for as little as one hour per week and empower a child to succeed, make a l...Read on...

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Posted on: December 1, 2015

Events at Evergreen Branch Library

Your local Evergreen Library has regular events for book-lovers of all ages! Between individualized math tutoring, classes on coding, and special holiday events like Turkey Day crafts, there is something for everyone. Check out the library website for det...Read on...

See schedule of events
Posted on: December 1, 2015

Pacific Coast Farmers' Market Association Launches Its New Website

Pacific Coast Farmers' Market Association (PCFMA) has over 60 certified Farmers' Markets throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. Now, with its newly designed website, you can easily find markets near you to enjoy tasty local fruits and vegetables whenever ...Read on...

See Website

Environment

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Posted on: February 5, 2016

CIP Monthly Status Report – December 2015

San Jose-Santa Clara Regional Wastewater Facility digesters

In December, two CIP projects reached significant milestones. The Digester Gas Storage Replacement Project entered the post-construction phase under budget. The new digester gas holder, which allows the Wastewater Facility to reliably utilize digester gas...Read on...

View All CIP Monthly Status Reports
Posted on: February 2, 2016

Regional Wastewater Facility 2015 Self Monitoring Report

San Jose-Santa  Clara Regional Wastewater Facility clarifier

This report contains graphical tables that show flow and pollutant data back to January 2003 when data began to be stored in the current Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS). Subsequent sections summarize significant or interesting events that ...Read on...

View all Annual Self Monitoring Reports
Posted on: September 15, 2015

Upcoming Procurements for the San José-Santa Clara Regional Wastewater Facility

The San José-Santa Clara Regional Wastewater Facility announces upcoming procurements for the Capital Improvement Program. Vendors are encouraged to register on BidSync to receive notifications when procurements are posted online. Read on...

View upcoming procurements

Environment - San José-Santa Clara Regional Wastewater Facility

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Posted on: February 5, 2016

CIP Monthly Status Report – December 2015

San Jose-Santa Clara Regional Wastewater Facility digesters

In December, two CIP projects reached significant milestones. The Digester Gas Storage Replacement Project entered the post-construction phase under budget. The new digester gas holder, which allows the Wastewater Facility to reliably utilize digester gas...Read on...

View All CIP Monthly Status Reports
Posted on: February 2, 2016

Regional Wastewater Facility 2015 Self Monitoring Report

San Jose-Santa  Clara Regional Wastewater Facility clarifier

This report contains graphical tables that show flow and pollutant data back to January 2003 when data began to be stored in the current Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS). Subsequent sections summarize significant or interesting events that ...Read on...

View all Annual Self Monitoring Reports
Posted on: September 15, 2015

Upcoming Procurements for the San José-Santa Clara Regional Wastewater Facility

The San José-Santa Clara Regional Wastewater Facility announces upcoming procurements for the Capital Improvement Program. Vendors are encouraged to register on BidSync to receive notifications when procurements are posted online.Read on...

View upcoming procurements

Home

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Stay connected!

Notify Me allows you to subscribe to an unlimited number of email lists. Receive email or text message updates regarding the information you have requested. Check out Notify Me today!Read on...

Posted on: April 18, 2011

Keep in Touch

Stay in touch with us by following us on Twitter, becoming our friend on Facebook, or subscribing to one of our RSS Feeds.

Posted on: October 28, 2011

Website Personalization Now Available!

By clicking “Log In” on the MyDashboard bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyDashboard. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and keywords that they’d like to see...Read on...


Hot Topics

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Posted on: February 10, 2016

Employee Compensation for 2015

In line with our commitment to open and transparent government, the City of San José is providing the latest compensation information available for all employees on the City website. The salary and benefit information is from 2015, the latest year availab...Read on...

View 2015 Employee Salary Database.
Posted on: November 18, 2015

Campaign Guidance

The City Attorney’s Office provides legal interpretation of the San José Municipal Code regarding elections and ethics. This includes:

  • Drafting and issuing written guidance for candidates for office and petitioners for local ballot initiatives regarding...
Read on...

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Posted on: November 3, 2015

Financial Transparency Portal

In an effort to enhance transparency in financial reporting, the City of San José is offering an interactive reporting tool that allows the public to explore the City's financial data online.

The Financial Transparency Portal provides two reports with different data. The first report compares actual performance to the budget, while the second report allows users to drill down actual financial data at a more detailed level. At this time, the site provides only raw financial data for users to explore.

Try it out and let us know what you think by emailing BudgetOffice@sanjoseca.govRead on...

Explore City's financial data.
Posted on: September 22, 2015

Curbside recycling: what's recyclable?

Four companies help the City of San José to collect your garbage, recycling, and yard trimmings.

When using curbside recycling, remember to: empty and scrape all containers, flatten cartons and boxes, placing them inside your cart, and secure shredded paper and textiles inside a clear plastic bag.

Remember the following items MUST go in your garbage cart, NOT in your recycling cart: food, diapers and polystyrene foam. For more information, visit Curbside Recycling onlineRead on...

What to Recycle in San José
Posted on: August 31, 2015

Apartment Rent Ordinance Update

On June 16, 2015, the San José City Council accepted staff 's report on potential modifications to the Rental Rights and Referrals Program and the Rental Dispute Mediation and Arbitration Ordinance and referred the item to the June 23, 2015 Ordinance Prio...Read on...

For latest updates...
Posted on: March 6, 2015

Immigration Reform Resource Information

The City of San José is working collaboratively with the County of Santa Clara and community-based organizations to ensure that our immigrant community can receive accurate and timely information about President Obama's recent Executive Order regarding im...Read on...

Visit Immigrant Resources
Posted on: February 12, 2015

Register your security camera and help fight crime

The San José Police Department wants your help in fighting crime by taking part in the Camera Registry Program (CRP). The CRP allows residents and business owners to register the locations of their video surveillance systems with SJPD. When a crime occurs...Read on...

Register your security camera today!
Posted on: April 29, 2015

San José Water Use Rules

The City of San José joins the Santa Clara Valley Water District and San José water service providers in asking all residents and businesses to do their part to preserve the drinking water supply during this drought. Please reduce your water use by 30 per...Read on...

View FAQs
Posted on: May 31, 2015

2015 Homeless Census & Survey Results

The City of San José and the County of Santa Clara released the 2015 Homeless Census & Survey results on Monday, June 22. During the two day effort, census workers found 4,063 homeless individuals in San José and 6,556 individuals in Santa Clara County, r...Read on...

View the report.

Housing

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Posted on: January 26, 2016

Housing Department Announces Release of RFP for Development & Operation of Interim Housing Community

The City of San José Housing Department announces a Request for Proposals (RFP) for the development and operation of an Interim Housing Community in San José. Completed proposals are due on Friday, March 4, 2016. Proposers must register on BidSync at ww...Read on...

Additional Info on the RFP & Conf date & location

Housing - Mobilehome & Park Owners

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Posted on: February 3, 2016

San José City Council Defers Mobilehome Items to February 23, 2016

At the Rules and Open Government Committee meeting on February 3, 2016, it was decided to defer the Mobilehome items 4.1, 4.2, and 10.2 from the February 9, 2016 City Council Agenda to the City Council meeting scheduled for February 23, 2016.

The City...Read on...

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Human Resources

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Posted on: February 4, 2016

City of San José Career Fair

We're looking for you! Whether you're an experienced professional or a new member of the workforce, we invite you to check out our career fair. Join us Saturday, February 27 from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM in the City Hall Rotunda. Read on...

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Mayor's Office

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Posted on: January 14, 2016

City of San Jose Exploring Partnership with San Jose Earthquakes & Guadalupe River Park Conservancy

At it's meeting on Tuesday, the San Jose City Council decided to explore a partnership with the San Jose Earthquakes and Guadalupe River Park Conservancy to bring seven new soccer fields to the city. While specific details of the project are still being w...Read on...

Posted on: January 14, 2016

Registration for State of the City Now Open

Mayor Sam Liccardo and the San Jose City Council cordially invites you to the 2016 State of the City Celebration.

Saturday, March 5, 2016
Overfelt High School Gymnasium1835 Cunningham Avenue
San Jose, CA 95122

Doors open at 9:30 A.M.Program St...Read on...

Posted on: December 15, 2015

Standing with our Muslim Brothers & Sisters

I join leaders throughout our city, state and country in condemning the recent acts of intimidation and the fear-mongering rhetoric targeted against Muslims in our community.

Our rich diversity is the source of one of San Jose’s, and America’s, greate...Read on...

Posted on: November 16, 2015

“All the Way Home” Campaign to End Veteran Homelessness Launches on Veterans Day 2015

On Veterans Day, Mayor Sam Liccardo and Supervisor Dave Cortese announced they will honor the service of more than 700 veterans currently living on the streets and in shelters in San José and Santa Clara County by launching “All the Way Home,” a campaign ...Read on...

Posted on: November 13, 2015

Envision 2040 Task Force Meetings Are Underway

The Envision San Jose 2040 General Plan establishes a four year review cycle, providing opportunity to evaluate the City’s achievement of key goals and mid-course adjustments to the General Plan. This work will be done through open, public meetings of the...Read on...

Posted on: October 28, 2015

Mayor Appoints General Plan Review Task Force

Mayor Sam Liccardo today announced that the Envision 2040 General Plan Task Force will be reconvened next month to undertake a four year major review of the General Plan to evaluate the achievement of key goals.

“San José’s General Plan 2040, adopted ...Read on...

Posted on: October 28, 2015

Mayor and Councilmember Launch Participatory Budgeting in San José

Mayor Sam Liccardo and Councilmember Raul Peralez launched the City of San Jose’s first Participatory Budgeting project, a democratic process through which residents will decide how to spend part of the City’s budget.

Last June, Mayor Liccardo’s budge...Read on...

Posted on: October 15, 2015

Mayor Celebrates the Opening of Silicon Valley Patent Trademark Office at San José City Hall

Mayor Sam Liccardo today celebrated the opening of the Silicon Valley Patent Trademark Office (Silicon Valley USPTO) located on the first and second floors of the Wing at San José’s City Hall. Today’s celebration concludes a process that started in Septem...Read on...

Posted on: October 14, 2015

Mayor and Councilmember Release Recommendations to Assist Small Businesses During BRT Construction

Mayor Sam Liccardo and Councilmember Magdalena Carrasco released a set of recommendations to the Valley Transportation Authority’s (VTA) Administration and Finance Committee that would double the cap on VTA recommended assistance to small businesses impac...Read on...

Posted on: October 14, 2015

A Message from Sam: Lifting All Boats

Dear Friends,

San José's economy has given us much to celebrate in recent months: major job-boosting expansions by companies ranging from tech giants Samsung and Apple to fast-risers like SuperMicro, Splunk, and Barracuda Networks; new flights to Beiji...Read on...

Posted on: August 31, 2015

South Bay Mayors Launch Minimum Wage Effort

Mayor Sam Liccardo was joined by the Mayors of Campbell, Palo Alto, Cupertino, Milpitas, Morgan Hill, Monte Sereno, and a representative from the City of Santa Clara today to announce the first steps towards potentially raising the minimum wage across San...Read on...

Posted on: August 27, 2015

British Airways Announces Service at San Jose Airport

Mayor Sam Liccardo today announced British Airways will begin nonstop daily service from San José International Airport to London Heathrow beginning May 4, 2016. Joined by Simon Brooks, Sr. Vice President of Operations for British Airways and Carl Guardin...Read on...

For more information see the press release.
Posted on: August 21, 2015

Mayor Announces “Built in San Jose”

The Mayor’s Manufacturing Initiative was launched at the Jabil Blue Sky Center in South San
José. Through the initiative the City of San José will provide several incentives to strengthen itsmanufacturing industry, including:

  • Providing permit fee waiv...
Read on...

For more information see the press release.
Posted on: August 18, 2015

San José Partners with WaterSmart Software

As apart of his continued effort to address the severe drought, Mayor Liccardo announced a new partnership with WaterSmart to use their software to improve water-use efficiency and save rate payers money.

“The adoption of new technological solutions to...Read on...

See the press release for more information.
Posted on: June 4, 2015

San José Mayor Releases June Budget Message

Update: On June 9, City Council unanimously approved Mayor Sam Liccardo's June Budget Message.

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Mayor Sam Liccardo released his June Budget Message on May 29. The Mayor will present it to the City Council for consideration on Tuesday, June 9.
...Read on...

See the June Budget Message

Medical Marijuana

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Posted on: June 2, 2015

City Council extended the deadline for qualifying Collectives

On June 2, 2015, the City Council extended the deadline for qualifying Collectives to obtain a Notice of Completed Registration from July 17, 2015 to December 18, 2015. This extension does not apply to the deadline to obtain a Zoning Code Verification Cer...Read on...

New Deadlines for Registration
Posted on: August 27, 2014

Enterprise Zone Clarification

In response to questions from interested members of the public asking for clarification regarding Enterprise Zones, under subsection 20.80.775.I of Title 20 (the Zoning Code), 2055 South 7th Street (APN 477-25-023) is the only parcel which is located in a...Read on...

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Posted on: June 10, 2014

City Council approved a Medical Marijuana Regulatory Program

On June 10, 2014, the City Council approved a Medical Marijuana Regulatory Program defining and regulating the legal operation of medical marijuana establishments in the City of San José. That program is set forth in two City ordinances found at the foll...Read on...


Office of the Independent Police Auditor

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Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services

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Posted on: January 8, 2016

Agnews Development Update

A 21.6-acre portion of the 81-acre Former Agnews Developmental Property has been purchased by the City San Jose for use as a future park site. Work is underway to prepare construction documents to demolish existing buildings and make the Agnews Property ...Read on...

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Posted on: January 6, 2016

2016 Family Camp Promotions

Promotion 1: REFER A FRIEND

Let's grow more family traditions! If you are a current Family Camp camper, for every new family you refer to register for the 2016 summer camp season, you can receive $50 off your 2016 summer reservation, up to the value of...Read on...

Printable version
Posted on: December 11, 2015

Branham Park Enhancements Update

Branham Park - The long awaited enhancements to Branham Park will be happening later than expected. The contractor awarded the contract based on the lowest responsible bid is not able to do the work according to the contract. The City’s Department of Pu...Read on...

Posted on: August 12, 2015

Now Hiring: Part Time Maintenance Assistant

Another opportunity to join the Department of Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services team.

Please visit http://www.sanjoseca.gov/cityjobs to apply.

Download the position description
Posted on: May 28, 2015

Drought & San Jose Parks

Doing Our Part to Conserve
With California facing the most severe drought in history, and residents being asked to reduce usage by 30%, the City of San José takes its responsibility to conserve water seriously. PRNS is dedicated to maintaining our facil...Read on...

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Posted on: April 13, 2015

Got it? Regret it? Remove it!

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Are gang-related tattoos preventing you or someone you know from getting a
job or moving ahead in life? The City of San José’s Department of Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services Clean Slate Tattoo Removal Program is now enrol...Read on...

Read the full News Release here
Posted on: March 11, 2015

San Jose Family Camp at Yosemite

The Neighborhood Services and Education Committee meeting will be held on Thursday at March 12, 2015 at 1:30 pm in the City Hall Wing meeting rooms W 118-119.

View the Memo
Posted on: August 15, 2014

parking at San Jose Regional Parks

Parking fees are collected daily and during park hours at Almaden Lake Park, Alum Rock Park, Kelley Park, and Lake Cunningham Regional Park. Parking fees are collected by parking booth attendants or payable at the Parking Machines with cash (exact amount ...Read on...

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Planning

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Posted on: February 12, 2016

Google Fiber Project: Environmental Review for the Hellyer Ave and Lone Bluff Wy Fiber Huts

Pursuant to Section 15164 of the CEQA Guidelines, the City of San Jose has prepared an Addendum to the Google Fiber Mitigated Negative Declaration (Google Fiber MND) because minor changes made to the project do not raise important new issues about the sig...Read on...

Negative Declaration/Initial Study Library
Posted on: February 12, 2016

Environmental Review for the Equinix Data Centers Project (File Nos. PDC15-059 and PD15-031)

Pursuant to Section 15164 of the CEQA Guidelines, the City of San Jose has prepared an Addendum to the Great Oaks Mixed Use Project Final Environmental Impact Report (Great Oaks FEIR) and the Envision San Jose 2040 General Plan Final Environmental Impact ...Read on...

Active EIRs page...
Posted on: February 1, 2016

Addendum to an EIR for Residence Inn by Marriot & Fairfield Inn and Suites by Marriott Project

Project Description: File No. PDC15-016:
Planned Development Rezoning from A(PD) Planned Development Zoning District to A(PD) Planned Development Zoning District to allow construction of a four-story, 261 room hotel (Residence Inn by Marriot & Fairfiel...Read on...

City of San Jose Active EIRs
Posted on: January 28, 2016

PP15-114 Regional Wastewater Facility Plant Instrument Air System Upgrade Project

PUBLIC NOTICE
INTENT TO ADOPT A MITIGATED NEGATIVE DECLARATION
CITY OF SAN JOSÉ, CALIFORNIA

File Nos. and Project Name; Description: PP15-114, San Jose/Santa Clara Regional Wastewater Facility Plant Instrument Air System Upgrade Project. The high-...Read on...

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Posted on: January 28, 2016

Alviso Storm Pump

PDC15-062– Alviso Storm Pump Station.

A Public Project to construct the new Alviso Storm Pump Station and new force main near the intersection of Gold and Catherine Streets. The Storm Pump Station and force main will improve the stormwater capacity an...Read on...

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San José Falcons

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Posted on: May 5, 2015

2015 Falcon Naming Contest Winners

The votes are in and the three peregrine falcon chicks born atop San José City Hall have been given names:

Hunter (Silver band, 00/Z) – nominated by Arianna, Marisa, and Vyvy, Grade 4, Holly Oak Elementary
Buzo (Red band, 59/R) – nominated by Stuart, ...Read on...

San Jose City Hall Falcons
Posted on: April 29, 2015

Finalists Have Been Selected for the 2015 Falcon Naming Contest

This year we have three girls. Our judges have selected nine names as our finalists for our three eyasses.

  • Acionna
  • Athena
  • Buzo
  • Dream
  • Hunter
  • Sky
  • Star
  • Titania
  • Vayu

View the children's artwork, essays, video, and song at the San Jose Peregrines wiki site and vot...Read on...

See the finalists
Posted on: April 22, 2015

We have three female City Hall falcon chicks, help us name them!

Falcon Naming Contest

Today Glenn Stewart rappelled down to the City Hall Falcon's nest box and banded the three young chicks.

We’ve got three healthy girls in the nest at San Jose City Hall and we need your help naming them.

Children ages 5 to 18 who live or attend scho...Read on...

City Hall Falcons Webpage
Posted on: April 1, 2015

We have three City Hall falcon chicks, help us name them!

Falcon Naming Contest

We’ve got three healthy chicks in the nest at San Jose City Hall and we need your help naming them.

Children ages 5 to 18 who live or attend school in San Jose can submit names (together with essays, poems, artwork, videos, or songs) by midnight Friday...Read on...

City Hall Falcons Webpage
Posted on: February 23, 2015

Egg #2 Arrived Early Morning Sunday, February 22

Clara and Fernando El Cohete's second egg of 2015 has arrived! Sunday, Feb. 22 at 7:13 a.m.

See the video of Egg #2's arrival.

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Posted on: February 20, 2015

First Egg of 2015 Has Arrived

Clara and Fernando El Cohete's first egg of 2015 has arrived! Thursday, Feb. 19 at 9:59 p.m. See the video of Egg #1's arrival.

Learn more about the City Hall Falcons

Trail Updates

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Posted on: August 25, 2015

Autumn Parkway - Guadalupe River Trail (West Bank) - Closure from 9/21/15 to 12/29/16

Autumn Street/Parkway to be extended between Coleman Avenue to Julian Street. Project includes reconstruction of west bank trail. Use east bank trail during closure.

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