Highlights: Holiday Extravaganza at the Pacifica Community Center, Rockaway Tree Lighting, Seeking Input on Pacifica's Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan
Connect With Pacifica This Week

The City Holiday Extravaganza begins this evening, November 30th, at the Community Center, followed by the Rockaway Tree Lighting on Sunday, December 2nd, so come on out and share your holiday cheer with fellow Pacificans! On the City business front, we’d love to get your input about bicycle and pedestrian improvements, so please visit www.walkbikepacifica.com , check out the interactive map, and weigh in with comments about bike/ped access and safety in Pacifica. For upcoming City Council meetings, on December 10th the City Council will be considering a Council elections districting ordinance, as well as sea level rise adaptation policies. Then on December 17th, adoption of the districting ordinance will be considered (depending on the outcome from Dec. 10), followed by the official City Council reorganization ceremony and celebration.

Please let me know if you have comments or questions, and  thank you  for wanting to  Connect with Pacifica !

City Manager

Holiday Extravaganza 2018
The City of Pacifica hosts THREE AMAZING EVENTS in its Holiday Extravaganza at the Pacifica Community Center!

Holiday Lighting , Friday, Nov. 30th, at 5:30 pm featuring Cabrillo School Choir and a visit from Santa! This annual tradition has continued since the 1990s.

Santa’s Workshop , Saturday, Dec. 1st, from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm . $5 at the door — kids get to make a gingerbread house, can do a holiday craft and visit with Santa!

Elf Market (2 Days) , Friday, Nov. 30th, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm and Saturday, Dec. 1st, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm . Pacifica’s very own unique craft fair! Shop for holiday gifts handcrafted by local artists and community organizations.

Plus, the fun continues on Sunday, December 2nd from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm with the 8th Annual Rockaway Tree Lighting Festival .

Shop the Silent Auction of amazing Gift Baskets at the Community Center through December 1 and at the offices of Direct Mortgage Funding at the Rockaway Tree Lighting Festival on December 2. Generous donations and proceeds from this Silent Auction will benefit a "Night Out on the Town" for homebound Pacifica Meals on Wheels clients.
City News
  • Share Your Input on Planning Pacifica’s Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan - The Pacifica Public Works Department is updating the City’s Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan and would like to hear input from local residents. The project website is now live and can be accessed at www.walkbikepacifica.com. On the project website, you can find an interactive map for residents to mark problem areas or areas that need improvement regarding bicycle and pedestrian access and safety within the City.

  • Pacifica Police Department Shares Holiday Safety Tips - The Pacifica Police Department issued a Press Release with helpful tips to keep everyone happy and safe this holiday season. Tips include ways to prevent package theft, vehicle burglary, home burglary and strong arm robbery during the busy holiday travel, shopping and delivery season. Pacifica Police also remind residents, “If you see something, say something!” Immediately report any suspicious activity in your neighborhood to the Police Department by calling 650-738-7314.

  • Beautification Advisory Committee “Ribbon Cuttings” Celebrate Completed Projects - The Beautification Advisory Committee will be celebrating three completed ‘Keep Pacifica Beautiful’ projects on Saturday, December 8th from 10:00am to 12 noon at several locations in the community. Members of the community are invited to join in the celebrations. See the Event Flyer or project summaries for more information. Businesses, individuals or community organizations interested in sponsoring a beautification project along Palmetto Avenue or other sites in the community can contact the BAC for details by calling the Department of Public Works at 650-738-3767.
  • 10:00am at the Pacifica Arts Center, 1220 Linda Mar Blvd. (Entrance Sign Project)
  • 11:00am at Ocean Shore School Parking Lot, 411 Oceana Blvd. (Landscaping and Ceramic Mosaic Murals along Oceana Blvd.)
  • 12:00pm at Palmetto Ave. / Montecito Ave. (Palmetto Streetscape Curb Planters and Garden Stakes)

  • Sign up for SMC Alert to Stay Alert and Be Prepared - To learn more or to register go to www.smcalert.info or text your your zip code to 888777.
Press Releases
Save The Date
  • Nov. 30 - Dec. 1 - Holiday Extravaganza at the Pacifica Community Center, 540 Crespi Drive. See the City News section above and the Event Flyer for more information.

  • Dec. 2 - Rockaway Tree Lighting 4:00pm - 7:00pm in the Rockaway Beach District, Dondee Way, Pacifica. Click here for more information.

  • Dec. 3 - Planning Commission Meeting 7:00pm at City Council Chambers, 2212 Beach Blvd. See the Agenda for more information.

  • Dec. 5 - Beautification Advisory Committee Meeting 6:30pm at Pacifica Police Department, 2075 Coast Highway, Pacifica. See the Agenda for more information.

  • Upcoming City Meetings – For information about upcoming City meetings, visit the City of Pacifica website at www.cityofpacifica.org and check the Calendar for City Council Meetings and Other City Meetings at the bottom of the page. 
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