Weekly Message ~ February 2020
Business News
D istrict Office Open House this Thursday!
Bánh mì with Berman is back!
Assemblymember Marc Berman cordially invites you to attend his 4th Annual Open House on Thursday, February 27  from 4 to 6 pm at his district office in Los Altos ( 5050 El Camino Real, Suite 117, Los Altos ).
Share your views and opinions with your state Assemblymember, hear about this year’s newly introduced bill package, and get to know the district office staff.
A bánh mì dinner, along with other refreshments, will be served. All are welcome to this public event.

Election Day
Tuesday, March 3 is the Presidential Primary Election. Voting is the fundamental right of every US citizen. The San Mateo County Registration & Elections Division strives to uphold and preserve this right through voter registration, voter education and accessible voting options.

Click here to f ind information on where, when and how you can vote! And find out where your closest vote center and/or ballot drop box location is here .

Or you can vote early at one of the two San Mateo County Elections Voter Centers in Menlo Park! You can vote on site, register to vote or drop off your ballot! Click here to learn more.
Special City Council Meeting Next Tuesday
Next week's City Council Meeting has a special agenda. The Special Meeting Agenda includes:

  • Presentation of the 2019 biennial community survey results
  • Receive an update on the status of the capital improvement plan and provide direction on project priorities

Tuesday, March 3, 6 pm
City Council Chambers
701 Laurel St., Menlo Park

Police Strategic Plan Community Meeting
The Police Department prides itself on providing our community with innovative solutions and best practices in the delivery of our law enforcement services. Chief Bertini invites community members to be a part of the process and share your feedback.
At the Community Meeting, there will be:
  • Community discussion related to the future strategic goals of the department
  • Stakeholder input regarding the thoughts, concerns and priorities of the community
  • Making community dialog an important component to the future success of the department
  • Light refreshments

Saturday, March 7, 10 to 11:30 am
275 Elliot Dr., Menlo Park

Members at Work
12th Refuge Anniversary Celebration
Congratulations to The Refuge on their 12th Anniversary! Come celebrate with them on Thursday, March 5 at 5 pm at 1143 Crane Street, Menlo Park .

There will be special beers on draught from the following breweries: Alesmith, Mikkeller SD, De Molen, Evil Twin, and Russian River. Enter a raffle for a chance to win one of a kind beer merchandise.

Artist Reception at Marcela's Village Gallery
Come and Enjoy an evening of Art and Friendship at Marcela's Village Gallery. Let's celebrate Art & Life with Champagne & Fruit!

Great opportunity to see and enjoy astounding Art from the following artists:

  • Veronica Buxton, oil paintings
  • Richard Dweck, photography
  • Guy Clement Cohen, sculpture

Saturday, March 7, 5 to 8 pm
883-1 Santa Cruz Avenue, Menlo Park

Mark Your Calendar
February 27
4 to 6 pm, 5050 El Camino Real Suite

March 2
Chamber Closed on Monday, March 2

March 3
7 am to 8 pm, Vote in person or by mail!

March 5
5 pm, 1143 Crane St., Menlo Park

March 7
10 to 11:30 am, 275 Elliot Dr., Menlo Park

March 7
5 to 8 pm, 883-1 Santa Cruz Avenue, Menlo Park

March 12
8 to 9:30 am, Chamber Conference Room

March 14
1 to 4 pm, 1090 Merrill Street, Menlo Park
Menlo Park Chamber of Commerce | (650) 325-2818 |  menloparkchamber.com