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2015 Apartment Rent Ordinance Update

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Posted on: August 22, 2016

Approval of Regulations Implementing the Interim Amendment to the ARO deferred to August 30 Meeting

The approval of the regulations implementing the Interim Amendment to the Apartment Rent Ordinance (ARO), Item 4.1, originally scheduled to be heard at the August 23, 2016, has been rescheduled to next Tuesday, August 30, 2016.

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City Auditor

8 Stories
Posted on: June 9, 2016

Audit of the Office of the City Clerk

Streamlining Processes and Clarifying Roles Can Better Ensure Compliance with Statutory Responsibilities

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Posted on: March 28, 2016

Audit of South Bay Water Recycling

Better Information and Renegotiation of Contractual Obligations Will Increase Transparency and Aid Program Success

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Posted on: March 25, 2016

Visit Our NEW Online City Services Report Demo Page

Preview Interactive Performance Data.

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Posted on: March 10, 2016

Audit of Technology Deployments

Additional Resources Needed to Shorten Deployment Timelines

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Posted on: March 4, 2016

Audit of City’s Use and Coordination of Volunteers

Volunteer Programs Provide Significant Benefits to the Residents of San José

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Posted on: February 29, 2016

Audit of Street Sweeping

Significant Investment and Re-Tooling Are Needed to Achieve Cleaner Streets

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City Highlights

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Posted on: August 24, 2016

Feel the music through CityDANCE

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On September 1, 2016, Plaza de César Chávez in the heart of Downtown San José will be transformed into a festive dance party with a live band, professional Salsa instruction, food trucks and a beer and wine garden. This will be the first of eight Thursday...Read on...

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Posted on: July 21, 2016

Looking up residential services gets easier

Residential Services Lookup

With the click of a mouse, find out when street sweeping, garbage pickup, cleanups, and more are happening in your neighborhood. Use the enhanced Residential Services Lookup tool today.

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Posted on: July 1, 2016

It’s easy & FREE to get rid of your junk

Large Item Collection

Do you have old items you’ve been meaning to get rid of that don’t fit in your garbage or recycling cart? San José residents in single-family homes can now schedule TWO FREE large item collections per year. Each collection includes up to three large items...Read on...

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Posted on: June 22, 2016

Water Conservation Target now 20%

Every drop counts

Thank you San José for doing a great job saving water. Water supplies have improved. Beginning July 1, 2016, the target for water conservation in San José is 20 percent.

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Posted on: June 2, 2016

Dobern Bridge / Lower Silver Creek Trail - to close for alterations this summer

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The Santa Clara Valley Water District will be closing the Dobern Bridge during summer 2016 to elevate the structure as part of flood control work in the channel.

The raising of the Dobern Pedestrian Bridge and completion of the floodwalls near the bridge is scheduled to begin late June.

Work will take approximately six months and is expected to be complete by the end of the year. Project work hours will be 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. In the unlikely event of delays, work hours may include Saturdays.

According to the Water District, the Dobern Pedestrian Bridge will be closed for the summer months with the intention to re-open to the neighborhood in time for the fall school year. Read on...

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Posted on: March 22, 2016

Volunteer in your community

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Show your civic pride by volunteering with the City of San José. There are a variety of volunteer opportunities available such as making parks clean and green to helping children learn to read. Volunteer today!

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Posted on: March 22, 2016

Career opportunities for military vets with SJPD

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The San José Police Department recently announced its Military-in-Lieu of Education Recruiting Program.

Effective immediately, SJPD will allow potential recruit candidates with an honorable discharge from the United States military, including the Air Fo...

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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.

District 8

13 Stories
Posted on: July 11, 2016

San José Job Corps Enrolling Now

Job Corps is a no-cost residential program administered by the U.S. Department of Labor that offers career technical and academic training with temporary housing to young women and men ages 16 – 24. San José Job Corps supports the mission to teaching elig...Read on...

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Posted on: July 11, 2016

ESD Quarterly Newsletter

Learn what’s new in San José’s Environmental Services Department! The 12th issue, “Green Matters”, features programs, recent accomplishments, and more!

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Posted on: July 11, 2016

Free Water-Wise House Call

How efficient is your home water use? Save money, water, and energy with a free water-wise house call from the Santa Clara Valley Water District. Previous participants have lowered their water usage by an average of 30 gallons per day, or 11,000 gallons p...Read on...

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Posted on: July 11, 2016

NEW Teen Social Time program for Teens with Disabilities

The PRNS All Access Sports and Recreation program is offering a new Teen Social Time program for teens ages 12-16 with disabilities. Staff play games with the teens and help them with learning verbal and socialization skills, taking turns, and following d...Read on...

Posted on: July 11, 2016

Red Panda Exhibit Coming to Happy Hollow Park & Zoo

Come on out to Happy Hollow Park & Zoo to see the newest exhibit, the Red Panda, opening in September! For questions or more information, visit www.hhpz.org or call 408-794-6400.

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Posted on: July 11, 2016

Join the Tree Team!

Our City Forest AmeriCorps members build capacity in the community by engaging volunteers and residents in cultivating plants and young trees at our nursery, planting and caring for trees in neighborhoods, schools and parks, and fighting the drought throu...Read on...

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Posted on: July 11, 2016

Reserve your Summer Camp Spot

Choose from over 500 summer camps that the Department of Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services (PRNS) is offering throughout San José. No matter what your interests include, there is a camp perfect for you! Try a sports, science, film, cooking, danc...Read on...

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Posted on: July 11, 2016

Summer Water Saving Tips

Thank you San José for doing a great job saving water. Beginning July 1, 2016, San José’s water conservation target will ease from 30 percent to 20 percent. With residents and businesses conserving water, and this past winter’s rainfall, San José’s water ...Read on...

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Posted on: July 11, 2016

St. James Park Rolls out New Activities for the Summer Season

San José residents are welcome to come out and play this summer in St. James Park, once the center of 19th century Downtown San José, and in the heart of the St. James Square area. The San José’s Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services (PRNS) is turni...Read on...

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Posted on: July 11, 2016

Air China to Begin Shanghai-Silicon Valley Service

Air China’s robust expansion in North America continues with the launch of its thrice weekly nonstop service between San José and Shanghai on Sept. 1, 2016. The new flight will be operated with A330-200 aircraft, offering business and economy class cabins...Read on...

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Posted on: June 6, 2016

Senior Safari Walkabout

Happy Hollow is not just a place for kids! Happy Hollow introduces their early morning Senior Safari Walkabout. Get some exercise while enjoying the beautiful sites and sounds of Happy Hollow Park & Zoo. Seniors are invited to challenge their minds, get a...Read on...

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Posted on: June 6, 2016

VTA Summer 2016 Youth Pass

Beginning May 16th and through July 15th, youth 18 and under get unlimited rides on VTA buses and light rail, June through August for just $75. That’s the same great price as last year and a savings of $60 off the regular price of three monthly youth pass...Read on...

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Posted on: June 6, 2016

Viva CalleSJ Open Streets Program to Return in 2016

Last October, over 35,000 people across San José walked, biked, skated, and played during the vehicle-free Open Streets program. The City of San José’s Department of Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services (PRNS) is now excited to announce that Viva C...Read on...

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Environment

2 Stories
Posted on: August 4, 2016

CIP Monthly Status Report – June 2016

Construction at the San Jose-Santa Clara Regional Wastewater Facility

In June, two CIP projects advanced to the next stage in the Project Delivery Model: the Plant Instrument Air System Upgrade Project received and evaluated construction bids, and the scope of the Yard Piping and Road Improvements Project was completed.

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Posted on: July 1, 2016

It’s easy & FREE to get rid of your junk

Large Item Collection

Do you have old items you’ve been meaning to get rid of that don’t fit in your garbage or recycling cart? San José residents in single-family homes can now schedule TWO FREE large item collections per year. Each collection includes up to three large items...Read on...


Environment - Recycling & Garbage

1 Story
Posted on: July 1, 2016

It’s easy & FREE to get rid of your junk

Large Item Collection

Do you have old items you’ve been meaning to get rid of that don’t fit in your garbage or recycling cart? San José residents in single-family homes can now schedule TWO FREE large item collections per year. Each collection includes up to three large items...Read on...


Environment - San José-Santa Clara Regional Wastewater Facility

1 Story
Posted on: August 4, 2016

CIP Monthly Status Report – June 2016

Construction at the San Jose-Santa Clara Regional Wastewater Facility

In June, two CIP projects advanced to the next stage in the Project Delivery Model: the Plant Instrument Air System Upgrade Project received and evaluated construction bids, and the scope of the Yard Piping and Road Improvements Project was completed.

...Read on...

View All CIP Monthly Status Reports

Fire Department

2 Stories
Posted on: August 19, 2016

SJFD Fire Fighter Recruitment NTN Testing Locations Update

The application process for Fire Fighter-Recruit is scheduled to close at the end of Tuesday, August 30, 2016. Please check the National Testing Network website regularly to stay apprised of new testing locations near you!

Posted on: July 29, 2016

Fire Fighter Recruitment

The San Jose Fire Department will be opening the application process for Fire Fighter-Recruit beginning Monday, August 1, 2016 through Tuesday, August 30, 2016. Please visit our website at www.sjfd.org for details.


Home

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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: August 8, 2016

Alternative Pension Reform Act ballot measure

During the August 9, 2016 meeting, the San José City Council will discuss and consider placing an Alternative Pension Reform Act ballot measure on the November 2016 ballot.

This ballot measure is a component of the comprehensive alternative pension reform settlement framework that was agreed upon last year by the city and all its labor unions.

The negotiated settlement will save San José taxpayers $3 billion over the next 30 years and bring an end to the dispute over pension reforms that has hampered the City’s ability to recruit and retain police officers and other city employeesRead on...

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Posted on: March 16, 2016

Open Data San José (BETA)

The City's Open Data website is in the BETA phase, giving users access to a number of data sets that are now available online. Visit Open Data San José often as more features are added in the coming months.

These city data sets range from unemployment rates to average daily traffic.

The Open Data website is broken down into eight sections: Explore San José, Living in the City, Neighborhood Services, Getting Around, Public Safety, Make It Work/Utilities & Infrastructure, Permits and Development Services, and Transparency and Accountability. There are other sections available that are called Open Budget, Open GIS, and For DevelopersRead on...

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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: 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...

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Housing

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Posted on: August 10, 2016

$40 Million Notice of Funding Availability Issued

On July 21, 2016, the Housing Department issued a new $40 million Notice of Funding Availability, with a focus on new permanent supportive housing for vulnerable homeless households. The NOFA is the City’s first joint release with the County of Santa Cla...Read on...


Housing - Mobilehome & Park Owners

1 Story
Posted on: August 9, 2016

Accepting applications: Mobilehome Opt-in/Stay-in-Business Advisory Committee

The Housing Department is now accepting applications for 14 seats on the Opt-In Stay-In-Business Advisory Committee. If you or someone you know is interested in serving on the Advisory Committee, please fill out the application and submit it to the Housin...Read on...

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Mayor's Office

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Posted on: June 29, 2016

June City Council Recap

Mayor Sam Liccardo and the City Council advanced several community priorities this June to close out the fiscal year. Taken together, they represent a strong step forward in our efforts to improve safety, services and the quality of life for our residents...Read on...

Posted on: April 25, 2016

City Moving Forward with Seven-Field Community Soccer Field Project at Guadalupe Gardens

Late Friday, the City of San Jose reached agreements with San Jose Earthquakes, Guadalupe River Park Conservancy and other stakeholders which will allow the partners to formally pursue a seven-field community soccer field project at the Guadalupe Gardens....Read on...

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: 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.

Medical Marijuana

3 Stories
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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Posted on: April 25, 2016

The 2015 IPA Year End Report (Report) is released.

The 2015 IPA Year End Report summarizes the work of Independent Police Auditor (IPA) and staff during the 2015 calendar year. Report highlights include:
- Information about IPA audits of SJPD investigations of police misconduct complaints by the public...Read on...

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Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services

10 Stories
Posted on: August 19, 2016

Almaden Lake Park hosts its first Graffiti Night Car Show

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Are you ready to go back in time before summer is gone for the year? Almaden Lake Park invites you to close out the season on Aug. 26 for its first ever Graffiti Night! This nostalgia themed event will take place on the west side of Almaden Lake Park (Alm...Read on...

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Posted on: August 16, 2016

Tour of St. James Park and public Community Forum

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Join Councilmember Raul Peralez and PRNS for a Tour of St. James Park and a subsequent public Community Forum on Friday, August 26, 2016 from 12:15 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. The purpose of this event is to provide an opportunity for the four Finalist Design Teams ...Read on...

Posted on: August 2, 2016

11th Annual Comedy for Kids Fundraiser Benefiting Youth Recreation Programs to be Held on August 19

On August 19 the Youth Connections Foundation of San José will hold its 11th Annual Comedy for Kids fundraiser at the SAP Center in San José. This year’s show will honor Jose Manzo, Superintendent of the Oak Grove School District. Marla Tellez will MC and...Read on...

Posted on: July 26, 2016

Rios: San Jose parks are important not just for fun but for real monetary benefits

Want the inside scoop on the value of San José’s Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services means to our community? Angel Rios, Director of PRNS, penned this special story for the Mercury News that details the importance and the value parks and recreati...Read on...

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Posted on: June 7, 2016

San José Parks, Recreation & Neighborhood Services Participating in Summer Food Service Program

Over the summer months, all eligible children will have free meals available while enrolled in Camp San Jose, thanks to the City of San José’s participation in the Summer Food Service Program. Several community centers - Roosevelt, Mayfair, Seven Trees, a...Read on...

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Posted on: February 18, 2016

The Park and Recreation System in San José, California Provides Millions in Economic Benefits

San José, California, the preeminent city of Silicon Valley, has a large natural and developed park system that provides beauty, recreational opportunities, access to nature, and positive environmental impacts to residents, workers, and tourists alike. In...Read on...

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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...

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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 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: August 23, 2016

Notice of Preparation of a SEIR for Greyhound Residential Towers

NOTICE OF PREPARATION OF
A SUPPLEMENTAL ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT REPORTTO THE DOWNTOWN STRATEGY 2000 FINAL ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT REPORT
FOR THE GREYHOUND RESIDENTIAL PROJECT

FILE NO. : SP16-021 & T16-017PROJECT APPLICANT: FULL STANDARD PROPERTIES, LL...Read on...

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Posted on: August 22, 2016

GP16-007 Evergreen Valley College General Plan Amendment

PUBLIC NOTICE
INTENT TO ADOPTA NEGATIVE DECLARATION
CITY OF SAN JOSÉ, CALIFORNIA

File No. and Project Name; Description: GP16-007 Evergreen Valley Community College General Plan Amendment. General Plan Amendment to the Land Use / Transportation Dia...Read on...

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Posted on: August 19, 2016

Gateway Tower Mixed-Use Development Project Draft Supplemental EIR

NOTICE OF AVAILABILITY OF
A DRAFT SUPPLEMENTAL ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT REPORT (SEIR)AND PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD

A Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) for the Gateway Tower Mixed-Use Development is available for public review and comment. The proje...Read on...

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Posted on: August 15, 2016

Bertelsen Property General Plan Amendment and Rezoning

PUBLIC NOTICE
INTENT TO ADOPT A NEGATIVE DECLARATIONCITY OF SAN JOSÉ, CALIFORNIA

File No. and Project Name/Description:

GP16-002 and C16-007 Bertelsen Property General Plan Amendment and Rezoning. The proposed project is to amend the General Pl...Read on...

Posted on: August 10, 2016

CP15-040 Kiddie Academy Preschool

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

File No. and Project Name; Description: CP15-040, Kiddie Academy Preschool. Conditional Use Permit to allow a new 10,625-square foot daycare facility with u...Read on...

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Posted on: August 8, 2016

GP16-005 3924 Williams Road General Plan Amendment

PUBLIC NOTICE
INTENT TO ADOPT A NEGATIVE DECLARATIONCITY OF SAN JOSÉ, CALIFORNIA

File No. and Project Name/Description:

GP16-005 3924 Williams Road General Plan Amendment. General Plan Amendment request to change the General Plan Land Use Desig...Read on...

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Rental Property Owner

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Posted on: August 22, 2016

Code Connection is Moving to a New Email System

Hello Subscribers,
Thank you for subscribing to the “Rental Property Owner” list. We are moving to a new email system where we will continue to send you Code Connection Newsletters. In addition, you will also receive Multiple Housing Program news and not...Read on...

Code Connection Newsletter
Posted on: June 28, 2016

Code Connection Newsletter June Issue

See the June issue of Code Connection which includes articles about reducing fire risks from barbecues and checking pool enclosure gates and fences to project children from accidents. Also see the list of July 4 events happening in San José and Santa Clar...Read on...

Code Connection Newsletter

SJFD Recruitment

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Posted on: August 19, 2016

SJFD Fire Fighter Recruitment NTN Testing Locations Update

The application process for Fire Fighter-Recruit is scheduled to close at the end of Tuesday, August 30, 2016. Please check the National Testing Network website regularly to stay apprised of new testing locations near you!

Posted on: July 29, 2016

Fire Fighter Recruitment

The San Jose Fire Department will be opening the application process for Fire Fighter-Recruit beginning Monday, August 1, 2016 through Tuesday, August 30, 2016. Please visit our website at www.sjfd.org for details.


Trail Updates

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Posted on: June 2, 2016

Dobern Bridge / Lower Silver Creek Trail - to close this summer for alterations

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SCVWD will be closing the Dobern Bridge during summer 2016 to elevate the structure as part of flood control work in the channel.

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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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