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It seems like with each passing week, there is an even wider selection at the Brisbane Farmers' Market for residents and employees of Brisbane to choose from. And yesterday's market couldn't have had better weather for a late afternoon market.
New vendor Neufeld Farms offers plenty of stone fruits, where you can mix and match apricots, plums, yellow and white peaches, along with nectarines for $2.50/lb. They will be at the market weekly!
Nut 'n Bean's Chief Nut Katie and Prez Bean Yvonne have been at the Brisbane Market since Day 1, and continue to offer new varieties of their specialty nut butters, hummus, dips and spreads - you'll be wowed by their flavors when you put that sample spoon in your mouth!
Nearly every market has featured a musician, which adds to the atmosphere of the Brisbane Market. If you're interested in playing for your Community, please contact Jerry at 650-290-. He's currently looking for local Brisbane musicians!
Be sure to submit a slip at the Information Booth for a chance to win a market basket filled with goodies from many of the vendors. A phone call is made each week between 6:45pm - 7:00pm to inform the lucky winner. You DO NOT need to be present to win.
Beckmann's granola is extraordinary! It's $7.50 per bag. Try it in yogurt! It's spectacular on its own as well.
Pretzel's from Crepe & Brioche are hard to stop from eating once a bite has been taken. Perfectly salted on the outside, and nice and soft inside. Toast it up with some mustard - your tastebuds will thank you.
Keep supporting the market to ensure that the vendors keep coming back! Having a farmers' market is truly an added benefit to this Community, and we want to make sure it sticks around!
The City of Brisbane’s annual weed abatement of its public property begins Monday, June 4, 2012. Our contractor is scheduled to perform this work as shown below during the month of June:
Week of 6/04/2012
Glen Park Way, Lake Street, Annis Road, Thomas Avenue, Tulare Avenue, 1000 block of San Bruno Avenue (the back side)
Week of 6/11/2012
Kings Road, Trinity Road, Humboldt Road, San Mateo Lane
Week of 6/18/12
Santa Clara Street, San Benito Street, Placer Way, Sierra Point Road, 500 block of Visitacion
Week of 6/25/12
San Bruno Avenue (up to the 700 block), Alvarado Street, Mono Street, Klamath Street, Mendocino Street, Monterey Street, Mariposa Street, Inyo Street, Solano Street
Week of 6/4/12
Old Quarry Road Trail
Week of 6/11/12
Crocker Park Recreation Trail
Week of 6/18/12
Remaining Railroad Spurs
This work is being performed in compliance with North County Fire Authority regulations. Schedule is subject to change. A flyer with this information can be viewed by clicking here. If you have any questions, please contact Diane Cannon at 415-508-2130.
The San Mateo Countywide Water Pollution Prevention Program will hold a tabling event and exhibit at the 2012 San Mateo County Fair, June 9 - 17, 2012. The program is a combined effort of all cities and the unincorporated areas of San Mateo County, working to prevent water pollution in local creeks, rivers, the Bay and the ocean. Come and check out how you can properly dispose household chemicals, make safe household cleansers, as well as other valuable insights. For more information, click here to view the flyer.
The Annual Dog park
Clean Up Day
Sat., June 2, 9 am, City Hall Pkg. Lot
Information (415) 716-0940
Save The Date - Citywide Yard Sale
July 28th, 2012
Registration forms available in the library
Brisbane Parks & Recreation Dept.
Resident Only Lottery Deadline May 22
At their May 7, 2012 meeting, the City Council unanimously approved the recommended design of the Community Park’s new playground by Miracle Playsystems, the Mothers of Brisbane’s Fundraising Strategy, use of the available funding resources, and staff putting site preparation out to bid. The demolition and off-haul of the current structure and sand (being re-purposed for sand bags) will start after the Fourth of July holiday weekend (July 7-8), thanks to the graciousness of the Brisbane Lions Club. Their work over the span of a couple weekends will save the City $9,000 in total estimated project costs.
The approved design is shown above, which the Parks and Recreation Commission voted to recommend to the City Council at their March 14, 2012 meeting. As you can see, there are some familiar features, such as the large twisty slide and sand, but the design also boasts more new features, such as a dedicated water element for sand and water play, climbing rocks and other strength-building apparatuses, shaded play towers, an enclosed bridge with safety netting, poured-in-place rubber surfacing, and a 3-bay swing set featuring two tot swings, two regular swings, and two therapeutic swings. Near the swing set will be a low seat wall, which, on its vertical sides will feature gold stars with the names of all those who have chosen to donate towards the playground (donations over $1,000 will be honored in a special section on the seat wall).
The Mothers of Brisbane have a goal to raise $17,000 to close the funding gap, but if more than that is raised through the selling of gold stars, it will just mean more resources will then be available for other play initiatives in Brisbane. So get your tax-deductible star orders forms in by the deadline of July 1, 2012 – and see your name in stars when the new playground is unveiled to the Community in mid-late September!
What parking requirements should the City apply to new construction and major remodels of single-family homes? The Planning Commission would like your input in their consideration of an update to the City’s parking ordinance.
For further details on the preliminarily proposed requirements, please see "What’s New" on the Planning Department page, then come to the Planning Commission meeting on May 24th at 7:30 pm, in the Community Meeting Room at City Hall - 50 Park Place, Brisbane - to share your comments on these proposed requirements. If you can’t make it to the meeting, submit your comments in writing to the Planning Department at 50 Park Place, Brisbane, 94005 or by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Calling all Brisbane Residents of preschool-aged children - if you haven't already turned in a registration form for the Preschool Lottery, you have until the deadline of Tuesday, May 22nd, 5:00pm, to do so. The Resident Lottery Drawing will be on Wednesday, May 23rd at 6:00pm at City Hall - 50 Park Place, Brisbane, 2nd floor. You do not need to be present to win your child a spot, but if selected, your payment MUST be received by the Parks and Recreation Office by noon of Friday, May 25th. Best of luck to all!
"It is only possible to live happily-ever-after on a daily basis"
Brisbane Baylands Comm. Advisory Group
Speaker Joe LeClair, Bay Conservation &
Development Comm, UPC, Tire Disposal
Tues., May 15, 7 pm, Community Ctr.
Being one of the first stops outside of San Francisco, Brisbane gets plenty of visitors to its two Energizer Stations during Bike to Work Day. This year, the Energizer Station at Bayshore and Old County had 50 ride-bys and 58 stops, and the Energizer Station at Lagoon and Tunnel had 260 ride-bys and 307 stops! (Overall, San Mateo County’s 2012 Bike to Work Day saw a 61% increase over last year’s counts - read more about the "record-breaking sucess" of the 18th Annual Bike to Work Day in this news release from www.commute.org). As you can imagine, volunteers like Dee Sano, Susan Maynard Sullivan, and her husband, Bob, stayed quite busy throughout the morning hours of 6:15am - 9:30am when the Energizer Stations were open.
Despite the busy morning, they were still able to snap some photos. Check them out on the City's Flickr account by clicking on the image above. Thank you to all our dedicated volunteers, and all the cyclists who made Bike to Work Day another successful event in Brisbane!
Brisbane Eagles Kidney Fund Fundraiser
Tri-Tip BBQ Dinner
Sat., May 12, 1 - 4 pm, 185 Visitacion
Tickets : $10.00
San Bruno Mountain Watch
Spring Plant Sale
Sat., May 12, 9am-2pm, Behind 3445 Bayshore
Info: 467-6331 or www.mountainwatch.org
Brisbane Dance Workshop
Annual Spring Show
Sat., May 19, 7:30 pm &
Benefit Gala: Sun., May 20, 1 pm
Advance Tickets 467-8751
National Assoc.of Letter Carriers Union
"Stamp Out Hunger" Food Drive
Saturday, May 12th
Place Non-perishables by mail box or USPS