Dog Pilot Program Underway

A pilot program is underway to introduce additional on-leash recreational opportunities in San Mateo County Parks for dogs and their owners.

Board Of Supervisors Requests More Information On Flood Plan/EIR

At its November 5 meeting, the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors received a presentation on the Flood Park Landscape Plan and Environmental Impact Report from Park staff. Because the Board asked staff to provide additional information about some aspects of the Landscape Plan, this item will be scheduled for a future Board of Supervisors’ meeting.

The Ecological Benefits Of Fire Fuel Reduction

Our fire fuel reduction projects provide immediate safety benefits to neighboring communities. But did you know they provide long-term ecological benefits, as well?

County Housing Director Named as New Head of Human Services Agency

Ken Cole called ‘just the right leader’ to build on department’s strong foundation

San Mateo County's Removal Defense Fund & Rapid Response Network

The federal government has continued to increase the extent of immigration enforcement in San Mateo County, continuing a trend of more immigrant residents of the County being placed in removal proceedings before the Executive Office for Immigration Review.  Many immigrants in such proceedings lack the resources to secure legal representation in such proceedings. 

New County of San Mateo Parks Director Named

Current assistant director recommended to assume top Parks post

Flood Park Final Revised EIR To Be Presented To Board of Supervisors

On November 5, the Flood Park Final Revised Environmental Impact Report (EIR) will be presented to the Board of Supervisors. 

County of San Mateo Facing Fourth Power Shut Off Tuesday

Smaller impact area expected in fourth potential Public Safety Power Shutoff

County of San Mateo Readies for Potential Power Shut Off

PG&E notifies County approximately 190K customers countywide to be impacted

PG&E Expected to Cut Power Thursday in Areas of San Mateo County

PG&E confirmed this morning it will proactively turn off power to 1,005 addresses in San Mateo County beginning at 1 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 24 due to high winds and fire danger unless there is an unexpected changed in the weather forecast.

County Readies for Possible PG&E Power Shut Off

In preparation for a potential PG&E Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) anticipated to begin Thursday, Oct. 24, the County of San Mateo is encouraging residents to sign up for up-to-date alerts through PG&E and SMC Alert.

Deputy County Counsel Named as New Deputy County Manager

County Manager cites work ethic, vision as key assets of new appointee