Downtown Project – Choose between 2 developers this Mon, April 16th

Background: The City owns two properties in Downtown San Mateo, 480 E. 4th Avenue and 400 E. 5th Avenue, which were originally purchased by the City of San Mateo Redevelopment Agency. The sites are currently surface public parking lots and jointly contain 235 parking spaces. The 400 E. 5th Avenue site also houses the Worker ResourceContinue reading “Downtown Project – Choose between 2 developers this Mon, April 16th”

What is the fuss about Measure P?

Today The Daily Journal published two opposing views on Measure P. Measure P hasn’t made housing affordable By Kevin Burke The balanced benefits of Measure P By Maxine Terner On December 15th, 2004 San Mateo City voters approved Measure P (17,151 / 68.7% Yes votes and 7,826 / 31.3% No votes) below is summary of the impartial analysis of measure that wasContinue reading “What is the fuss about Measure P?”

Upcoming City meetings

Friday, November 3rd – KFC Neighborhood Meeting for proposed interior and exterior upgrades.  6:00 – 8:00 PM at KFC (406 E. Third Avenue). Monday, December 11th – San Mateo Planning Commission Public Hearing (public comments, discussion, and a vote) on the Bay Meadows Phase Two affordable housing proposal.  7:30 PM at City Hall Council Chambers. Early 2018, date to be determinedContinue reading “Upcoming City meetings”

Development Proposal: 1026 N Humboldt St

Property Address: 1026 N Humboldt St, San Mateo Notice of neighborhood meeting with Michael Zheng to discuss a second story addition and residential remodel to an existing 2,251 SF (2BD/2BA) home. The proposed two story 2,091 SF Transitional Style home will have 5 Bedrooms and 4.5 Baths. Also included in this proposal is a new 2,417Continue reading “Development Proposal: 1026 N Humboldt St”

Proposed Construction: 19 N. Grant Street

You are invited to attend a neighborhood meeting with Mr Pete Anezinos, the owner to discuss a pending proposal for a new and complete duplex unit. The meeting will be held on Friday, May 26, 2017 at 6:00pm. Location will be at the property located at: 19 N. Grant Street, San Mateo CA 94401 RelatedContinue reading “Proposed Construction: 19 N. Grant Street”

Plan Bay Area 2040 Workshop

Beginning in May, residents from across the Bay Area will come together at a series of public open houses to discuss how to plan for our region’s future growth. Will you be there? San Mateo County Thursday, May 4, 2017 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Sequoia High School, Multi-Purpose Room 1201 Brewster Avenue, RedwoodContinue reading “Plan Bay Area 2040 Workshop”

What’s Happening In and Around North Central?

737 2nd Avenue Multi-Family Residential Development and Neighborhood Market Seven new multi-family dwelling units and preservation of an existing historic neighborhood market at the NW corner of 2nd Avenue and South Fremont Street. The three-story town homes will each have an attached single-car garage. Height is 28.5 feet, where 35 feet maximum allowed. Nine additionalContinue reading “What’s Happening In and Around North Central?”