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Speed Limit Changes

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As required by law to establish speed limits on certain streets, City staff recently oversaw completion of an Engineering and Traffic Study for speed limits.  Included were all city streets that do not fall under the “Prima Facie” section of the California Vehicle Code for speed limits.  Prima facie speeds are 25 miles per hour (mph) for streets in residential and business districts, as defined by the vehicle code. 

With the study completed earlier this year, speed limits will change at the following locations: 

Signboard Postings

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Posted 4/17/2014


Brisbane Lions Club
Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Kids 5 yrs. & under @ soccer field
Kids 6 years & over behind Lipman


City of Brisbane
Police Officers Wanted
Academy Graduate, Attendee or Lateral
Info: www.calopps.org


Posted 4/16/2014


City of Brisbane
Lifeguard:  Part-Time/Seasonal
Recreation Leader:  Part-Time/Seasonal
Apply at www.calopps.org

 

Night with the SF Giants

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Brisbane Community Night at the SF Giants game is Friday, May 23rd at 7:15pm.  Tickets are $16 and are on sale now in the Parks and Recreation office at City Hall (50 Park Place, 2nd fl.).

The Giants will be playing the Twins, and we'll be sitting in Section VR 307.

For any questions, please contact Recreation Supervisor Steve Beaty at (415) 508-2144 or sbeaty@ci.brisbane.ca.us .

Petition to the FAA

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A petition was recently created by a core working group of Brisbane residents requesting signatures of all those concerned with the increasing aircraft noise over Brisbane.  You may view more information about the petition here.  For any questions, please contact Brisbane resident Peter Grace at 415-508-6331.

Note:  There are upcoming workshops being held by the FAA to take public comment on their Draft Environmental Assessment (EA) for Northern California (NorCal) Optimization of Airspace and Procedures in the Metroplex (OAPM) project.  Also, the FAA Data page on the City's website is updated regularly and shows monthly infraction information provided by the FAA.

FAA Report on Aircraft Noise

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The Draft Environmental Assessment (Draft EA) document for the NorCal OAPM project was released and made available for public review and comment on Tuesday, March 25, 2014.  A copy of the document can be downloaded from the NorCal OAPM EA webpage, or viewed at the Brisbane Library (a hardcopy is located on the shelf by the new books).  The public is invited to comment by mail or email using the information below:

Regular Mail:
NorCal OAPM EA
Federal Aviation Administration
Western Service Center - Operations Support Group
1601 Lind Avenue SW
Renton, WA 98057

E-mail:
7-ANM-NorCalOAPM@faa.gov

Written comments will be accepted by the FAA until Thursday, April 24, 2014.

The FAA invites the public to attend public information workshops for the Draft EA.  The closest ones will take place at the San Mateo Public Library and the San Francisco Federal Building.  During the workshop, representatives from the FAA and its Consultant Team will be available to answer questions about the project.  The workshops will be open-house format and participants can attend anytime at the times and location listed below:

April 17, 2014
San Mateo Public Library
55 W 3rd Avenue
San Mateo, CA 94402
Attend anytime between:
4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

April 18, 2014
San Francisco Federal Building

90 7th Street, Suite 1-120
San Francisco, CA 94103
Attend anytime between:
10:00am - 12:00pm

Station 81 Open House Video

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Last Saturday, dozens of community members came to Station 81's Open House to welcome the firefighters back into the station after mold remediation and structural improvements were made to the fire station.  Check out the video below, and learn some kitchen safety tips while you're at it.

Recruiting Home Providers

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Do you know anyone looking for a housemate or renter, or trying to rent out a room in their home? HIP Housing’s Home Sharing program can help make that a safe, comfortable process.  HIP Housing has given free, long-term support to those who need it most in San Mateo County for 42 years.  This is especially important now, as our county has become one of the most expensive areas to live in within the United States.  The need for extra income is a common one, and renting out a room in your home is a great way to reduce costs and stimulate your community.  Call 650-348-6660 for information or visit www.hiphousing.org or www.facebook.com/hiphousing.

Signboard Postings

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Posted 4/8/2014

 

Live at Mission Blue presents
Corde à vide
Sat., April 12, 7:30 pm, Missin Blue Ctr.
Tickets/Info: www.LiveAtMissionBlue.com

 

Energy Efficiency Rebates

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HomeBayREN continues to offer rebates from $1,000 to $4,500 for single family homeowners in the Bay Area who make energy-efficient home improvements. Eligible improvements include air sealing; duct sealing; insulation; high-efficiency furnaces, air conditioners, and water heaters; and more. Energy Upgrade California

Homeowners may be eligible for incentives from $1,000 to $3,000 for a Home Upgrade, plus an additional $150 incentive to offset the cost of combustion safety testing for completed projects. Homeowners who complete an Advanced Home Upgrade may be eligible for incentives up to $4,500, plus a $300 home energy assessment rebate.  

Free Home Upgrade Advisors are available to provide one-to-one assistance to help homeowners through every step of the upgrade. Call 866-878-6008 or submit a brief form on the BayAreaEnergyUpgrade.org website to contact a Home Upgrade Advisor. The BayREN website also features a list of participating contractors in the Bay Area. Homeowners who are ready to begin their upgrade may contact a participating contractor directly. 

BayREN (Bay Area Regional Energy Network) is a collaboration of public agencies working together for a sustainable energy future. BayREN represents all nine counties within the San Francisco Bay Area and draws on the experience and expertise of Bay Area local governments to design and implement effective energy savings programs. www.BayREN.org

April 2014 Marina News

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Click here to read the April 2014 Marina Newsletter