Public Outreach Meetings on Proposed New Sewer Collection System Charges

Public Outreach Meetings on Proposed New Sewer Collection System Charges Tuesday, April 5, 2022 12:30 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. Via Zoom: Background The Town of Colma provides wastewater service to over 700 homes and business.  Colma passes through charges for wastewater treatment to the Town’s sewer customers but does not currently levy any charges … Continued

AB 481 – Draft Military Equipment Policy

Assembly Bill (AB) 481 requires law enforcement agencies to obtain approval of the applicable governing body (Mayor and City Council), by adoption of a military equipment use policy prior to taking certain actions relating to the funding, acquisition, or use of military equipment. Read the full bill text. Assembly Bill (AB) 481 requires each law … Continued

San Mateo County is now on Simplicity!

San Mateo County is now on the Simplicity app! The Simplicity mobile app will help you to stay informed and connected with the Town of Colma, and now the County of San Mateo, by having all official community updates easily accessible in one place. For instance, you’ll find out straight away if trash collection has … Continued

Colma Historical Museum is Reopening!

Great news! The Colma Historical Museum is reopening Saturday, March 12th! Hours will be from 12-3 pm, Saturdays only. Masks are required inside the museum. Make sure you stop by for a visit!

FREE Webinar: Eco-friendly Weed Management

  Don’t forget to register for Flows To the Bay’s FREE online webinar “Spring Blooming: Eco-friendly Weed Management”. An IPM expert Charlotte ( will be sharing tips on identifying and managing weeds commonly found in your gardens. She’ll also be answering your weed management questions during our Q&A time. The webinar will be held on … Continued

Town of Colma takes action towards SB-1383 Procurement Compliance

California is now experiencing the effects of a climate crisis: hotter summers, devastating fire seasons, extreme drought, and rising sea levels that erode our coastlines. Scientists tell us that greenhouse gasses released by human activities, like landfilling food and yard waste, cause climate change. To respond to this climate crisis, California has implemented a statewide … Continued

January is National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month

January is National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month. At the January 26, 2022 Council Meeting, City Council presented a Proclamation Against Human Trafficking to Pamela Estes, Human Trafficking Program Coordinator for San Mateo County. The Human Trafficking Program has organized a free virtual film screening series starting February 10. Register here: What is … Continued

Blood Drive on Friday, January 28, 2022

The Colma Police Department is hosting their first blood drive of 2022 on Friday, January 28, 2022 at the Colma Community Center from 1:00pm until 5:00pm. If you are interested in donating blood, please schedule an appointment by clicking the link below and entering “Colma” under the Blood Drive Code: Colma PD Blood Drive Advance … Continued

Town Facilities Temporarily Closed

Due to the recent surge in COVID-19 case, Town Facilities will be closed to the public from Thursday, January 5 to Friday, January 28. Town staff is available via email, phone and limited in person meetings by appointment only. If you have questions, please contact Town Hall at 650.997.8300.

Philippine Flag Raising in honor of Philippine Independence Day

On Wednesday, June 9th, the National Flag of the Philippines was raised at the Colma Community Center. The Town was honored to host Mr. Neil Frank Ferrer, the Consul General of the Republic of the Philippines in San Francisco, as well as Deputy Consul General Raquel Solano, Consul Jed Martin Llona, Consul Vanessa Bago-Llona, Consul … Continued

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