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BTWD 2011 Recap

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Yesterday's Bike to Work Day was another roaring success in Brisbane...or should we say, a rolling success.  782 cyclists stopped or rode by one of Brisbane's two Energizer Stations.  The higher-traffic station, located on Lagoon @ Tunnel, had 327 cyclists stop to pick up BTWD swag bags and re-energize with refreshments, with 332 passer-by's.  Energizer Station volunteers Dee Sano, Jeanne Keresztes, and Bob and Susan Maynard made sure the riders were well-stocked on goodies and cheered them on as they continued on their ride to work.  The Public Works Crew even lent the use of their changeable message sign to encourage wide participation in the event.  It worked, and was a nice greeting for those coming over and down Tunnel Ave. Bridge.

At the other Energizer Station, located on the corner of Old County & Bayshore, volunteers Russ Carmick and Jason Lucey greeted participants and made sure everyone was well-hydrated.

Brisbane Marina Maintenance Worker Todd Curtis stopped by with his son Eddison, dropped Eddison off at school, and then continued on his way to work.  Other city staff members such as Russ Carmick and Karen Kinser also participated by biking into work.

Thank you to the many volunteers, as well as Joe and Theresa Riedell from the Senior Center, Walt from Public Works, Caroline from Bakers of Paris, and George from Mangiare, who each contributed invaluably to the success of Bike to Work Day 2011 in Brisbane.

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Posted 5/12/2011


National Assn. of Letter Carriers
19th Annual Food Drive
Sat., May 14th
Leave non-perishables by mail box

 

Posted 5/8/2011
 

Let's Roll Brisbane
Bike to Work Day
Thursday, May 12,2011
Info:  www.commute.org

 
Help Make Brisbane Fire Safe
Cut Down All Weeds by
Sun., May 15th


Posted 5/5/2011
 

In Loving Memory of
Karen Conrad
1957-2011
Dedicated and Loved Brisbane Teacher


Posted 5/4/2011

Gary Apotheker
March 21, 1946 - May 3, 2011
Services:  Mon., May 9th, Noon
Fernwood Cemetery, Mill Valley

 

Brisbane Community Night

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The Brisbane Parks & Recreation Dept. presents Brisbane Community Night at AT&T Park...with the Cleveland Indians going head-to-head with none other than the World Champion San Francisco Giants!  Group tickets have been purchased for the enjoyment of Brisbane residents to catch a ballgame together on Friday, June 24th.  The game starts at 7:15pm, and Brisbane residents will be seated in Section 325 View Reserve.  Below is a computer-generated image of the view from Section 325 -- and as you can see, you'll get all the left-field action!

Tickets run only $16.50 apiece.  To get yours, please stop by the Parks & Recreation Office, located on the 2nd floor of City Hall - 50 Park Place, Brisbane.  Again, this event is for the benefit of Brisbane residents only.  Limit 4 tickets per person.  Click here to view the event flyer.  For more information, please call Recreation Supervisor Steve Beaty at (415) 508-2144.  GO GIANTS!

VWR Public Hearing

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It was a full house at Brisbane City Hall's Community Meeting Room this morning.  Most of those in attendance were workers from VWR, upset over the fact that they would be losing their jobs when VWR closes its distribution facility in Brisbane and opens a brand-new one in Visalia, CA.  The time of when this actually happens is unknown, since management at VWR has been unresponsive to City officials up to this point.  Voice messages and e-mails have been sent, but have gone unreturned.  Thus, a hearing was held, called for by Congresswoman Jackie Speier and State Treasurer Bill Lockyer.  Joining them were Freddy Beaman of the Brisbane Chamber of Commerce, Dan Lieberman of Senator Leland Yee's Office, Councilman Clarke Conway, Brian Perkins of Congresswoman Speier's office, Assemblyman Jerry Hill, and Shelley Kessler of the San Mateo County Labor Council.

In his opening comments, Councilmember Conway noted how VWR leaving will "decimate our services".  Brisbane City Manager Clay Holstine, expanded on this notion, stating how the City will be down 18.5% in General Fund revenues - equivalent to approximately $2.1 millon dollars.  Finance Director Stuart Schillinger was also on-hand to answer questions of the panel. 

 

John Thomas, who works in the Receiving Dept. at VWR and will be soon losing his job, asked the question, "How do they [VWR] think we're going to get out of this recession?"  Three other employees from VWR also called for the Congresswoman's support, as they have worked hard for the company for many years, and feel VWR's response by not allowing them to re-locate in an effort to keep their jobs is an injustice.  Congresswoman Speier called it "unconscionable."

State Treasurer Lockyer and Congresswoman Speier agreed to send a letter to Governor Brown, requesting corporations not be allowed to use California Taxpayer money and Tax Credits to take jobs from one City in California and move them to another.

We thank Congresswoman Speier and Treasurer Lockyer for their leadership and calling this morning's hearing.  In the next few days, we will have a copy of the hearing available on the City's website for you to view.  You can also tune in to the evening news tonight at 6pm, as every major news station was present.

Federal-State Inquiry

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Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-CA 12) and California State Treasurer Bill Lockyer have formed a Federal-State Inquiry into Job Losses and Misdirected Tax Policy to investigate the proposed relocation of VWR International. The Inquiry will hold a public hearing on May 9th from 10:30 a.m. - noon at Brisbane City Hall (50 Park Place, Brisbane). A tentative list of participants is below.

The plan by VWR International to close its distribution center in Brisbane, and relocate to a new warehouse over 300 miles away, in rural Visalia, raises a number of important issues, including environmental impacts of the new facility on the Visalia community, fiscal disruption and employment impacts on the City of Brisbane, the appropriate use of public subsidies from state and local government, and the transparency of public processes that lead to governmental approvals and subsidies. 

Panel

  • Congresswoman Jackie Speier
  • Treasurer Bill Lockyer
  • Councilmember Clarke Conway
  • Assemblyman Jerry Hill
  • Senator Leland Yee
  • Shelley Kessler, CEO, San Mateo County Labor Council
  • Freddy Beaman, Brisbane Chamber of Commerce

Witnesses

  • Clay Holstine, City Manager
  • Julian Gross, Attorney at Law 
         - Taxpayer dollars funding VWR relocation
  • Anne Wilson, CEO of United Way of the Bay Area
      What is a sustainable wage for the San Francisco Bay Area and what will the plant closure mean to the families?
  • Teamster Chief Stewards, employees of VWR
         - Dave Gaytan
         - John Thomas

National Public Works Week

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National Public Works Week is observed each year during the third full week of May.  It is a celebration of the tens of thousands of men and women in North America who provide and maintain the infrastructure and services collectively known as Public Works.

Instituted as a public education campaign by the American Public Works Association (APWA) in 1960, NPWW calls attention to the importance of public works in community life. The Week seeks to enhance the prestige of the often-unsung heroes of our society - the professionals who serve the public good every day with quiet dedication.

And we know what great lengths our Public Works crew goes to to do their jobs...but how about you?  Most likely, you've seen them performing their more visible tasks, such as keeping the Community Park clear of litter, mowing, lining, and striping our fields so they're ready for youth and adult sporting activities, making home visits to make sure our toilets aren't running a leak, helping residents collect their green waste during the Annual Winter Clean-Up, and maintaining the street light fixtures and building facilities in town.  But what about the less visible tasks?  Our Public Works crew also keeps busy cleaning the sewage pipes, flushing the water lines, and exercising the valves so that water can be redirected in the case of an emergency situation. Clearly, they are responsible for many of the things we often take for granted and expect to "just work".  Of course, there isn't a service in existence that doesn't have a body behind the scenes ensuring things work as they're intended to.  Therefore, we wanted to give our Public Works Dept. the recognition they most indeed deserve.  Help us in doing so, especially during National Public Works Week, May 16th - 21st.

Car Wash Discount Card

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Car washing at home causes soap and other pollutants to end up in the storm drains that lead to the Bay or the ocean. Commercial car washes use less water and any discharge goesinto the sanitary sewer system. The San Mateo Countywide Water Pollution Prevention Program is partnering with 11 commercial car washes located throughout San Mateo County to offer a discount coupon for a car wash, with the closest location to Brisbane being Millbrae Express Car Wash.  If you're looking to get your car squeaky clean, while keeping pollutants out of the storm drains, then stop by City Hall and pick up your one-time use discount card!  Offers good through 12/31/2011. 

Sprucing Up the Plug Preserve

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If you went by Julie's for a deli sandwich, you may have noticed that the weeds growing around the plugs were getting to be as tall as the plugs themselves. 

Plug Preserve before

Plug Preserve after

Thanks to the dedication and work done by a Brisbane resident and Parks, Beaches, and Recreation Commissioner Cris Hart, the area outside Julie's on the corner of Mariposa and Visitacion looks a whole lot nicer.  Cris also made sure to coordinate with the Public Works Department to ensure that the green waste he trimmed down was disposed of properly. A great big THANK YOU to a great Brisbane volunteer who made the effort to keep Brisbane beautiful!  Thanks, Cris!

Energy Upgrade Event

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The Energy Upgrade California program in San Mateo County in partnership with Ecology Action is hosting contractor information workshops for contractors interested in participating in Energy Upgrade California, a residential home performance program that provides up to $4000 in rebates from PG&E to homeowners that install energy efficiency home improvements.  To qualify for the rebates, homeowners must work with a contractor participating in the program. Informational sessions for contractors interested in finding out more about the Energy Upgrade Program will be held on the following dates:

Tuesday, May 10th
9:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Veterans Memorial Recreation Center
251 City Park Way
San Bruno, CA

Thursday, May 12th
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Peninsula Builders Exchange
735 Industrial Rd, Suite 100
San Carlos, CA 94070

For a downloadable flyer of the event, please click here. If you have any questions, please contact Jessica Stanfill at jstanfill@smchousing.org.

Streets Alive 2011

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Brisbane’s Streets Alive event will take place on Sunday, May 1, 2011 from 10am to 2pm on Visitacion Ave. between Old County Road and Mariposa Ave.  As part of San Mateo County’s Streets Alive program, this event encourages citizens to get out and enjoy physical activities in areas that are not usually used for such activities.  People of all ages and physical abilities are invited to join in on guided hikes, yoga and fitness demonstrations and various other fun and healthy activities.  Below are what will be happening between the hours of 10am and 2pm on Visitacion Ave. in Brisbane:

2nd Annual Streets Alive
Saturday, May 1, 2011
Event Schedule

10am – 2pm 
Visitacion Ave will be open for Walking, Riding, Skating, Dancing, and other fun stuff!

11:30 – Noon
Tai Chi Demo. lead by Vivian Mao

Noon – 12:30pm          
Living Lighter demo led by Patricia Rohn

1:00pm
Mountain Hike, lead by San Bruno Mtn. Watch

Information Booths: Yoga classes, City of Brisbane Parks and Recreation Dept., and the Peninsula Traffic Congestion Relief Alliance

We hope you can join us for this once-a-year event!

Disaster Preparedness Day 2011

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The 7th Annual San Mateo County Disaster Preparedness Day is being combined this year with the San Mateo County Fair!  Taking place on Day 1 of the County Fair - Saturday, June 11th - families and youth of all ages will be well-served.  Take a free and fast course in basic CPR, get emergency kit and disaster plan instructions, and watch first-aid, Police, Fire, and emergency equipment demonstrations.  The Brisbane Office of Emergency Services (OES) and our Community Emergency Volunteers (CEVs) will be participating in the event, which takes place at the San Mateo County Event Center (2495 S. Delaware St., San Mateo).  Click here to view the flyer, and here to view the flyer in Spanish.  Make sure you get there early (before 11:00am) to take advantage of FREE parking and FREE admission to the Fair!

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Posted 4/26/2011 

In Loving Memory of
Delores Leija
She Will Be Missed
 

City of Brisbane
2nd Annual Streets Alive!
Sun., May 1st, 10 am - 2 pm, Visitacion Ave
Walk, Bike, Run, Skate, Play

Be a West Nile Watcher

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April 24 - 30 is West Nile Virus and Mosquito and Vector Control Awareness Week.  

Be a West Nile Watcher and report all dead birds and squirrels to the California Department of Public Health West Nile Virus and Dead Bird Hotline: (877) 968-BIRD (2473) or online at www.westnile.ca.gov.  The State of California uses ALL reports to help identify "hot spots" of West Nile virus activity.

When reporting dead birds and squirrels, please provide the following:

  • Location of animal (city, zip code, street address, or intersection)
  • Description of animal (color, size, and type/species (if known)
  • Date found and condition of animal (intact, runover)

Hotline operators are available 7 days a week 8:00am - 5:00pm.  Please leave a message is after-hours.  Thank you in advance for helping protect the Brisbane community from West Nile virus by reporting any dead birds and squirrels in town.

Last Chance to Sign Up

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Assistant to the City Manager Fred Smith retired from the City of Brisbane a few months ago.  Please join us as we celebrate this new chapter of his life!  See below for all the event details.  For more information and to RSVP, please contact City Clerk Sheri Spediacci at 415-508-2113 or sspediacci@ci.brisbane.ca.us.

 

National Rebuilding Day

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National Rebuilding Day isn't until next Saturday (4/30), but several dedicated Lions have already begun pouring in plenty of hours in sweat equity.  That is because they want to ensure that the property they are voluntarily rehabilitating at 113 Mariposa is completed in a timely fashion.  Kudos to all the Lions who are lending their time, skills, and of course, sweat, in this home rehabilitation project!



From left: Marc Salmon, Dan Carter, Bill Dettmer, and Sue Cochran

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Posted 4/22/11

 
Brisbane Lions Club
Easter Egg Hunt
Sun., Apr. 24, 1 pm, Lipman School

 

Posted 4/20/11
 


In Loving Memory Of
Vince Marsili
Long Time Brisbane Resident
Former Public Wroks Supervisor

 

Posted 4/18/11

 
In Loving Memory Of
Diana Owens
Long Time Brisbane Resident
You will be missed
 

Brisbane School District Fundraiser
Wild West Spring Thing
Sat., Apr. 3th , 6;30 - 11 pm, 100 Cypress
Tickets Online:  www.thebestpto.org

 

 

 

 

Plan Bay Area Workshops

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Plan Bay Area, one of our region's most comprehensive planning efforts to date, is set on planning for future growth that enhances the economy, environment, and social equity, and our communities' livability.  It is led by the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission in partnership with the Bay Area's other two regional government agencies, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District, and the Bay Conservation Development Commission.

The agencies will be hosting a Plan Bay Area/YouChoose Bay Area workshop in each of the 9 Bay Area counties.  The San Mateo County workshop will be taking place Wednesday, April 27th from 5:30pm - 8:30pm at the San Mateo Public Library (55 West 3rd Street, San Mateo).  Participants will use a fun, interactive web-based simulation to outline priorities, consider different growth options, and see future consequences.  Space is limited.  Early registration is encouraged.  Refreshments will be provided.  RSVP at www.OneBayArea.org/workshops or (510) 817-5831.  Please leave your name, address, phone number and e-mail, and let them know you want to attend the workshop for San Mateo County. 

To get an idea of the type of public participations these regional agencies are seeking at these workshops, please visit www.youchoosebayarea.org.  Here, you be able to see and understand some of the challenges and trade-offs associated with the housing and transportation needs of the growing Bay Area.

We hope you will choose to get involved in this joint effort to create a prosperous, sustainable future by producing an integrated land-use/transportation plan looking forward to 2040!

3.8 Earthquake

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Twenty minutes ago, a rumble was heard throughout Brisbane.  It lasted not even two seconds, but it was unquestionable that we had just been hit with an earthquake.

Hopefully, if you were sitting at a desk, your first instinct was to drop to the floor and get under it and hold on.  If you were walking in an office building, perhaps you located the nearest doorway and headed in its direction.  If you were outside, hopefully you thought to move to an area clear of buildings, trees, and power lines.

Information on the quake can be found on the USGS website.  And wouldn't you know...today is the 105th anniversary of the big San Francisco earthquake of 1906.

We hope that this small quake we just experienced will move you to discuss family/household preparedness with your loved ones, and read up on what you need to do before, during and after an earthquake strikes.  We can't predict the future, but we can certainly prepare for it.

 

We've Gone Paperless

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If you've been down at the Finance Counter at City Hall recently, most notably to pay your PG&E bill, you would have noticed that your check was returned back to you after it was endorsed on our end.  That's because we have a new system in place that electronically sends the check information over to the bank and we hold onto less paper.  It's a swift process, and - who knows - checkbooks may soon be a thing of the past.  Additionally, the Finance Dept. is no longer receiving paper statements from Bank of America, nor copies of checks.  We like this new system, and you can be assured it's not only smart, convenient online bill storage, but it's secure as well.

Time For Some Weed-Picking

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You may recall receiving a letter earlier this week from North County Fire Authority, asking you to trim down any excessive weeds located on your property.  The importance of doing so should be of no surprise, especially in light of the 2008 fire that erupted on a quiet Sunday evening on San Bruno Mountain, burned the northern side of the Mountain, Owl and Buckeye Canyons, specifically (click here to take a look back at the incident via the former blog).  As the rains cease and fire season approaches, the Fire Department wants to ensure that Brisbane residents are doing all they can to prevent the fire from having any more fuel than what's already afforded by grasses found on the Mountain.

Please make sure your property is in compliance by the deadline outlined in the letter: May 16, 2011, as this will be the week the Fire Department will begin inspecting all properties for compliance.   If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Clyde Preston, Safety Inspector, Fire Prevention Services Bureau 650-991-5741.  Thank you in advance for your cooperation in this vastly important effort!

 

Energy Upgrade

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Energy Upgrade California is a new statewide energy efficiency incentive program offered through the California Public Utilities Commission and the California Energy Commission.

Visit the Energy Upgrade California website (www.energyupgradeca.org) to find out about:

  • Available incentives for home energy improvements
  • Participating Contractors
  • Innovative financing options

Making energy upgrades can help you save electricity, gas, and water in your home, lower your monthly bills, and qualify you for up to $4,000 in rebates offered through PG&E.

There is also an Energy Upgrade Call Center, which we told you about in a previous post.

And, if you're a contractor who is interested in gaining a certification needed to do the types of upgrades the Energy Upgrade program recommends, you'll want to check out a free introductory workshop.  There is one taking place in Santa Rosa on Saturday, April 30th.  Registration is limited, so sign up quickly if you're interested.  Click here to do so and for more information.

 

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Posted 4/15/2011

In Loving Memory of
Gloria Sevilla
Teacher
1931 - 2011
 
 
Posted 4/14/2011
 
Masterworks Chorale
"Love Songs and Chocolate"
Sun., Apr. 17th, 4 pm, Miss. Blue Ctr.
 
 
Posted 4/11/2011
 
Brisbane Marina
Derrick Ward Memorial Car/Cycle Show
Sat., Apr. 17, 9 am - 4 pm, Brisbane Marina
Benefits Pancreatic Action Network
For Information (650) 583-6975
 

AYSO Fundraiser
Pancake Breakfast
and Early Bird Sign Ups

 

Energy Retrofit Call Center

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The Energy Upgrade Bay Area Information Center is now open to provide Bay Area residents with information about the benefits of retrofit improvements and available financial incentives. Hours of operation are between 8:00am and 4:00pm, Monday through Friday. The call center’s toll free phone number is 855-464-8484 and the local Oakland number is (510) 464-8484.

The Energy Upgrade Bay Area Information Center call center works with an associated website (www.energyupgradeca.org) to help homeowners and others navigate the Energy Upgrade California process. Call center staff provides information to residents with questions or for those unable to access the internet. Energy Upgrade California is designed to encourage California residents to conduct home improvement projects to lower energy use, conserve water and natural resources, and to make homes healthier and more comfortable.

ABAG Energy Upgrade Bay Area Information Center and Energy Upgrade California are funded by the California Energy Commission and the federal America Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA). For more information about Energy Upgrade Bay Area, call 855-464-8484 or visit the Energy Upgrade California website at http://www.energyupgradeca.org.

"Take a Hike 2011"

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San Mateo County Supervisor Rose Jacobs Gibson invites you to the "Take A Hike 2011" kick-off Saturday, April 9th, 9:00am, at San Bruno Mountain State and County Park, located right near our City of Stars.

So mark your calendars and get on your hiking shoes! 

Supervisor Jacobs Gibson initiated "Take A Hike" three years ago as a way to encourage residents to become more active and learn about the beautiful parks and trails in San Mateo County.  On April 9, the Supervisor will welcome hikers and introduce the 2011 season, which features a new schedule of parks and trails, including a special “Dog Days of Summer: Bring Your Dog” walk in August.

Known for its wild flowers, San Bruno Mountain is the ideal location for an April walk.  Participants will be guided by a park ranger who will discuss the park’s history and uniqueness.  Participants of this first hike will receive an official "Take A Hike 2011" T-shirt.

For more information about San Bruno Mountain Park and driving directions, visit www.SMCoParks.org

San Bruno Officials Stop In

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At this past Monday night's City Council meeting, San Bruno Vice Mayor Michael Salazar and Finance Director for the City of San Bruno Edmund Suen presented a Proclamation to the City of Brisbane, for assistance provided in response to the tragic September 9, 2011 pipeline explosion and fire.  Nearly 900 Police and Fire personnel from throughout San Mateo County and the Bay Area fought the fire, evacuated residents, and assisted with the initial clean up and re-entry to the Glenview neighborhood.  During that same time, more than 200 non-safety personnel from neighboring jurisdictions, Brisbane included, responded and provided assistance to the community of San Bruno by staffing the Emergency Operations Center (EOC).  Shifts in the EOC lasted 12 hours each, and staff from Brisbane helped in answering the public information line where residents and reporters caused the line to be ringing far more frequently than they had staff available to answer it.  This helped to quell the anxiety of the residents as well as assist reporters from local TV stations and news groups to report out accurate information to the public.  The City of Brisbane is appreciative of San Bruno stopping and presenting the City with a Proclamation, but wouldn't hesitate to offer the same support and services if ever the need arose.

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Posted 4/5/2011

City of Brisbane
Habitat Restoration Day
Sat., Apr. 30, 9am-1pm, @ Firth Canyon
Info: www.brisbaneca.org or 415-508-2118


Brisbane Parks & Recreation Dept.
Summer Camp Reg.
Filling up fast, so sign-up right away
www.brisbaneca.org or call 508-2140

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Posted 3/30/2011

City of Brisbane
Tennis Classes
Adult and Youth, Starts on April 5th
Info: www.brisbaneca.org or 508-2140

Live at Mission Blue
Camerata Capistrano
Sat., April 2, 7:30pm, Mission Blue Center
Tickets: www.LiveAtMissionBlue.com or City Hall


To be posted 4/2/2011

City of Brisbane
Water Bills are
Due April 5th

Earthquake Preparedness Month

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They say, "Timing is everything."  When spoken in regards to earthquakes, the effect can be bone-chilling.  Consider this: four major earthquakes have taken place worldwide in the span of just over a year, starting with the catastrophic magnitude-7.0 earthquake that struck Haiti on January 12, 2010, followed just one month later on February 27th with the magnitude-8.8 earthquake devastated Chile.  Then, almost exactly one year later, on February 22, 2011, a magnitude-6.3 earthquake hit Christchurch, New Zealand.  And, of course, Japan a few weeks ago on March 11th was rocked by a 9.0 earthquake in its northeast region.  An article published on www.newsweek.com, entitled, "The Scariest Earthquake is Yet to Come", states that three corners of the Pacific plate have been hit with recent earthquakes - the northwest with Japan's quake, the southwest with New Zealand, and the southeast with Chile.  That leaves just one point - the northeast - or, more specifically, the San Francisco Bay Area, unaffected.

While that is very sobering to hear, perhaps even frightening, the truth of the matter is this: we live in a beautiful and picturesque region of the state, but the Bay Area is also home to a number of fault lines, most notable being the San Andreas and the Hayward Fault.  Check out the below eye-opening video to see just how much destruction an earthquake would cause if one were to strike the Bay Area today.

While it is true that earthquakes, unlike tornadoes and hurricanes, know no season – April is observed as National Earthquake Preparedness month. For our protection and for the protection of our families, we need to take specific earthquake precautions so that we can be prepared when disaster strikes.  Click here to be taken to the Specific Disasters section of City's Office of Emergency Services webpage to see what you need to do before, during, and after an earthquake.  We hope you not only find the information useful, but that it moves you to action in preparing for the next "big one", because, It could be here before we know it.

Kinder Morgan

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Kinder Morgan, owners of what is known as the Tank Farm, located on Tunnel Avenue just past Tunnel Ave. Bridge, will attend the April 4th City Council meeting at the request of the City.  Events following the earthquake in Japan a few weeks ago prompted officials to ask Kinder Morgan to present an overview of their operations and the safety precautions they have in place should a disaster strike.  The public is encouraged to attend the City Council meeting or watch the presentation live on Ch. 27 starting at 7:30pm (if you subscribe to Comcast), or streaming live on the City's website here (if you don't).

April CITYNEWS

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Click Here to read the April CITYNEWS

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