MVConnect from the City of Mill Valley
January 27, 2022
News from SMFD/MVFD
Southern Marin Fire District/Mill Valley Fire Department

Southern Marin Fire District Releases New Inspection Scheduling Software - The Southern Marin Fire Protection District and Mill Valley Fire Department are excited to introduce a new way to schedule a fire inspection. The self-serve scheduling website allows residents and contractors within Southern Marin/Mill Valley to have the ability to select the day and time for an inspection instantly. Learn more about the new system.

Did You Hear It? Submit Your Emergency Siren (LRAD) Feedback - We test our Long Range Acoustic Device (LRAD) emergency alert systems typically on the first Saturday of each month at 12 noon. We'd like to know - "Did you hear it ?" We want to hear from you and learn more your experience. Be a part of our team and share your experience with our NEW "Did you hear it?" form.
Southern Marin Fire District Teach The Girl Scouts Fire Safety - On Sunday, January 23rd, Southern Marin Fire District staff attended Northern California Girl Scouts of Marin's Comprehensive Hands-on Safety Training Event and taught about fire safety. Learn more about the event and preparedness resources for your home, property and business.

King Tides - Forecasters are predicting high tides that may impact low lying coastal areas prone to flooding from January 27 to February 2. Learn more about the upcoming King Tides.
COVID-19 Update
Video: What Does Endemic Mean? 
Marin County's downward trend of COVID-19 cases is raising questions about the next step. As we begin to emerge from the Omicron surge, Dr. Matt Willis, Public Health Officer for Marin County, is considering the road ahead.

Order Your COVID-19 Home Tests Today - Every household is eligible to receive four free rapid tests. Learn more and order your tests today.

Road Closures and Traffic Resources
Here are some resources for you to stay up to date on the latest info on road closures and anticipated traffic.

Just like checking the weather to see if you will need an umbrella, we advise always checking or your favorite traffic app before you hit the road!
Planning & Building News

Survey: What Housing and Land Use Strategies Should be Used to Plan for New Housing? As part of the Housing Element Update, the City is required to demonstrate to the State of California that it can accommodate at least 865 new homes on land within City limits for a range of households incomes. We invite you to take this survey to share your thoughts on possible housing and land use strategies as part of the Housing Element Update process.

Elemento de vivienda de Mill Valley - Lo invitamos a participar en esta encuesta para compartir sus opiniones sobre posibles estrategias de vivienda y uso de la tierra como parte del proceso de actualización del elemento de vivienda. Tomar la encuesta.

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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion News
The City of Mill Valley commits to act and encourage community action towards eliminating racial disparities, both inside government and in the community. The City Council has identified Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) initiatives as their top priority, and staff provides updates to the City Council and community on activities in Mill Valley and around Marin County on a regular basis. Check out the latest DEI Update, visit our DEI homepage, Resource Page and List of Tangible Actions.
How to Dispose of Household Bulbs and Batteries
Did You Know? You can turn in old household bulbs and batteries in several convenient locations - including right here in Mill Valley! Learn more.
Recreation News
Spring/Summer 2022 Program Registration - Our Spring/Summer 2022 program registration opens Tuesday, February 1st at 8:30am. Register for youth and adult classes, After School Enrichment, Summer Camps, and more! Classes are viewable now.

Looking for a Job? - Mill Valley Recreation has a variety of positions available including Summer Camp Staff, Fitness & Swim Instructors, Kidzwatch Staff, Teen Zone Aides, Facility Attendants and more. Check out our available positions and apply today!
Arts News
First Tuesday ArtWalk Returns February 1st- The Mill Valley Arts Commission invites you to join us and take a stroll through town on February 1st, from 5:30-7:30pm, to view an exciting range of art by Bay Area artists. Check out a preview of some of the amazing artwork you'll see!

Call for Musical Artists - The Mill Valley Arts Commission is calling all local musical artists to apply to be part of the 2022 Concerts in the Plaza series that will be held Saturday & Sunday, September 10th & 11th. Get more info and apply today!
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