Weekly Message - March 2019
BUSINESS NEWS
Ravenswood Avenue Railroad Crossing Project Community Meeting Tonight
The City Council special meeting agenda  for tonight includes a consent item to approve the final Project Study Report (PSR) for the Ravenswood Avenue railroad crossing study selecting Alternative C (hybrid with three grade separations) as the preferred alternative. This action allows the City to close the grant received from the San Mateo County Transportation Authority and move forward to secure funding for the environmental studies phase.

Tuesday, March 5, 7 pm
City Council Chambers

Coffee with Council Members
Come join Menlo Park Mayor Ray Mueller, Menlo Park Councilmember Drew Combs, San Mateo County Supervisor Warren Slocum at their joint office hours.

Stop by and share your concerns with us regarding your community.

Thursday, March 7, 8 to 9 am
Cafe Zoe
1029 Menalto Avenue, Menlo Park

HEART First-time Home Buyer Workshop
Find out how you can qualify to buy a home in San Mateo County with only a 5% down payment and no private mortgage insurance.

Learn about:
  • How the HEART down payment loan program works
  • The home buying process
  • The loan application process
  • Tips on finding a property in this price range
  • The loan closing process and how to make a successful bid

Thursday, March 7, 6 to 7 pm
701 Laurel St, Menlo Park

AROUND MENLO PARK
Marc Berman's 3rd Annual Open House
Visit the 24th Assembly District's 3rd Annual Open House.

Share your ideas, ask questions, and discuss community and legislative matters important to you.

Thursday, March 7, 4 to 6 pm
5050 El Camino Real, Suite 117
Los Altos, CA 94022

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JOIN TODAY AND START CARPOOLING!

The Carpool 2.0 program rewards all forms of carpooling, from matching with your co-workers to using carpool apps to find carpool partners. Carpool 2.0 aims to increase local carpool ridership during peak travel periods, therefore reducing single occupancy vehicles, traffic congestion, greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and the need for parking within San Mateo County. By carpooling, commuters can save time, money, and the environment.

MEMBERS @ WORK
Marcela's Village Gallery Art Reception & Exhibit
Stop by to celebrate Life, Love and Friends!

Presenting the intricate mosaic art work of local artist My Xuan Ho, and Peruvian master watercolor Percy Herrera. Please come and join, refreshments will be served!

Saturday, March 9, 5 to 8 pm
883 Santa Cruz Avenue #1, Menlo Park

MARK YOUR CALENDAR

March 5
7 pm, City Council Chambers, Menlo Park

March 6
6 to 7 pm, Stanford Blood Center, Palo Alto

March 7
8 to 9 am, 1029 Menalto Avenue, Menlo Park

March 7
4 to 6 pm, 5050 El Camino Real, Suite 117, Los Altos

March 7
6 to 7 pm, City Council Chambers, Menlo Park

March 9
5 to 8 pm, 883 Santa Cruz Ave. #1, Menlo Park

March 14
8 to 9:30 am, Chamber Conference Room

March 15
9:30 am, 800 Middle Avenue, Menlo Park
Menlo Park Chamber of Commerce | (650) 325-2818 |  menloparkchamber.com