San Mateo Enacts Tenant Protection Measures

The City Council unanimously approved an urgency ordinance to provide many San Mateo renters just cause eviction protections until new statewide tenant protection laws go into effect Jan. 1, 2020. San Mateo’s local urgency ordinance prohibits evictions without cause, and retroactively applies starting Oct. 1, 2019. Certain limits apply based on building type and term of occupancy.Continue reading “San Mateo Enacts Tenant Protection Measures”

Learn about the new statewide renter protection law on Sunday, 10/27/19

Sunday, October 27, One San Mateo will host a special renter meet-up to be held at the Congregational Church of San Mateo from 4 to 6 pm.  A primary purpose of the meet-up will be to inform renters about AB 1482, the new statewide renter protection law that was just signed into law by GovernorContinue reading “Learn about the new statewide renter protection law on Sunday, 10/27/19”

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center – 50th Anniversary

You are invited to the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center 50th Anniversary Celebration! ✨ Saturday, March 9, 2019 1-4pm Open House 🕐Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center725 Monte Diablo Avenue, CA 94401—2:00pm – Welcome and Ceremonial Address by:• Diane Papan, Mayor of the City of San Mateo• Sheila Canzian, Director of ParksContinue reading “Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center – 50th Anniversary”

Apply for FREE home repairs

Rebuilding Together Peninsula is seeking applications for FREE home repairs in San Mateo for low-income home-owners. All repairs are done free of charge to the homeowner, with the support of community volunteers, skilled vendors, and staff support.  Apply online by January 18: To qualify for our repair programs, a homeowner must have repairs thatContinue reading “Apply for FREE home repairs”

The 14th Annual Disaster Preparedness Day

The 14th Annual Disaster Preparedness Day in San Mateo County will be held Saturday, September 22 from 10 AM-4 PM at the San Mateo County Event Center. The event will provide vital information on preparing, surviving, and recovering from emergencies/disasters as well as great networking and hands-on learning opportunities, plus a lot of fun for the whole family!