Join in Raising Juneteenth Flag at County Center

Redwood City — County and community leaders invite residents to join in raising the Juneteenth Flag at County Center on Tuesday, June 6, commemorating the end of slavery in the United States and a time to reflect on the ongoing obstacles faced by the Black community.

San Mateo County Receives $5 Million State Grant to Improve, Build Housing for Farmworkers

Redwood City – The County of San Mateo’s plans to expand farmworker housing, including units for those displaced by the tragic mass shooting in January, received a substantial boost today when the state announced it will receive a $5 million grant.

Edgewood Park Trail Closures

On Friday, June 2, Edgewood Park's Sylvan Trail will continue to be closed for trail maintenance between trail markers 7 and 16.

County of San Mateo Celebrates Pride Month By Raising Progress Pride Flag at County Center

Redwood City – Join local officials as they raise the Progress Pride Flag at 10 a.m. at County Center on Thursday, June 1, 2023.

Opioids and Fentanyl: Supervisors Move to Increase Public Education, Expand Access to Life-Saving Medication

Redwood City – San Mateo County Supervisors today moved to combat the growing public health threat posed by cheap opioids and fentanyl. Supervisors directed County staff to develop a comprehensive plan that focuses on public education, treatment options and increased access to life-saving medications that can reverse overdoses.

Coyote Point to Reopen 7 Days a Week, Starting June 1

Coyote Point Recreation Area will reopen on Thursday, June 1 after being closed weekdays due to a power outage and winter storm damage.

Trail Closures in San Bruno Mountain Park

Until June 1, the Saddle Trail will be closed between markers 1 and 7 as crews repair storm damage.

Two-Year Spending Plan Prioritizes Homelessness, Emergency Preparation, Equity

Redwood City – The County of San Mateo’s $7.7 billion recommended budget for the next two fiscal years seeks to strengthen the social safety net as the County prepares for an uncertain economic outlook.  

San Bruno Mountain Habitat Conservation Plan Trustees Meeting, June 1

On Thursday, June 1, 2023, from 2:30 to 3:30pm, the San Bruno Mountain Habitat Conservation Plan Board of Trustees will hold their regular meeting.

Board of Supervisors to Study Impact of Opioids, Fentanyl in San Mateo County

Redwood City – The Board of Supervisors will take a hard look at the damage fentanyl and opioids are inflicting on San Mateo County residents at a special study session on Tuesday, May 30, 2023.

Montara Mountain Trail & Brooks Creek Trail Closure

Beginning May 30 and through June 9, San Pedro Valley Park's Montara Mountain Trail and Brooks Trail will be closed for emergency repair work on the North Peak Access Road, including vegetation management and retreading.

Board of Supervisors Declares June 2 as National Gun Violence Awareness Day

Redwood City – With guns now the leading cause of death among children and teens in the United States, the Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to recognize June 2, 2023, as National Gun Violence Awareness Day.