Highlights: Keep Pacifica Beautiful, Safeway Opening
Connect With Pacifica This Week

Today's issue introduces a new format for Connect With Pacifica. We hope this makes it even easier to stay connected.

In 2014, the City adopted a Climate Action Plan ( click here to view a copy). Over the past 2 years, we have moved forward with implementing it and on September 26 the City Council will hear an update on our activities. Join us or tune in to the meeting to hear more.

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

City Manager

City News
  • "Keep Pacifica Beautiful" Beautification Project Ribbon Cutting – The City of Pacifica Beautification Advisory Committee celebrated the completion of "Keep Pacifica Beautiful" projects with a ribbon cutting event on September 10 to thank the project sponsors in partnership with the Department of Public Works. The Crespi / Highway 1 Parking Lot beautification projects were sponsored by Pacifica Resource Center, Pacifica Garden Club and Sandy Parry. The Spindrift Beautification Project in Oddstad Park off of Crespi Drive was sponsored by the Spindrift School for the Performing Arts.

  • Now Recruiting for Commissions & Committees – The City of Pacifica is seeking qualified individuals to serve on its Economic Development Committee or Emergency Preparedness & Safety Commission. Visit the Committees & Commissions webpage for notices with more information and an application. Deadline to apply is September 30. 

  • International Peace Day - The City Council proclaimed September 21, 2016 as "A Day of Peace in Pacifica" in recognition of International Peace Day 2016 at the September 12, 2016 Pacifica City Council meeting. 
    Proclamation in Recognition of International Peace Day 2016.

  • Fog Fest 2016 – Stop by the City of Pacifica booth at the 31st Annual Pacific Coast Fog Fest on September 24 - 25 along Palmetto Avenue. Meet City staff, learn about current projects and issues important to Pacifica, and share your thoughts.  Details on the Fog Fest available here.
New Safeway Open in Fairmont Center
City of Pacifica officials were present at the opening ceremony for the Safeway store in Fairmont Shopping Center on September 15.  As part of the program, The Safeway Foundation presented checks to the Pacifica Resource Center (pictured here) and the Boys and Girls Club of Pacifica.                                                
Press Releases
  • Recent City of Pacifica and Pacifica Police Department press releases are available on the City of Pacifica website under City Government - Media.

Link to Additional Press Releases
Save The Date
  • Sept. 17Coastal Cleanup Day. Organized clean up events throughout Pacifica 9:00am - 11:00am followed by celebration at Linda Mar Beach from 11:00am - 12:30pm. Details available here.
  • Sept. 17Rancho Day Fiesta at Sanchez Adobe Historic Site from 12:00pm - 4:00pm. See the Rancho Day flyer for more information.

  • Sept. 23"Pacifica" Statue Installation at Coastside Museum - The 8-foot tall "Pacifica" statue, a replica of the statue that graced the 1939 Golden Gate International Exposition at Treasure Island, is moving to the Pacifica Coastside Museum in the "Little Brown Church". The Pacifica Historical Society will hold a reception to mark the occasion on Friday, September 23 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm to celebrate.

  • Sept 24-25 - Fog Fest

  • Sept. 27 – Sea Level Rise Study Session – The City Council will hold a special meeting on September 27 at 6:00 PM in the form of a study session to discuss the topic of Sea Level Rise to prepare for development of a City policy. Public input and participation is encouraged at this meeting. More details on location / agenda to come.

  • Oct. 5 Mori Point Trail Ribbon Cutting from 11:00am - 12:30pm. Celebrate the completion of improvements to the Milagra Battery Trail and Old Mori Trail with refreshments, family-friendly activities and a guided hike. See the Trail Ribbon Cutting flyer 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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