Category: City News

City Council Appoints New City Manager Daniel Barros

The Colma City Council is pleased to announce the selection of Daniel Barros as City Manager. Mr. Barros was appointed City Manager during the July 26, 2023 Council meeting by unanimous vote. His first day at Town Hall will be August 22, 2023. “We are extremely excited to welcome Mr. Barros to the Colma family,” … Continued

LiveWire – August 2023

City Manager’s Update Brian Dossey, City Manager As many of you know, I will be retiring in August after almost twenty years of service to the Town of Colma.  While this will be bittersweet for my family and I, I know Colma will be in good hands upon my departure.  At the July 26th City … Continued

City Manager Brian Dossey Farewell Celebration

You’re Invited! Join us as we celebrate the retirement of City Manager Brian Dossey and honor his many years of service to the Town of Colma! Wednesday, August 16th, 2023 5:30 – 7:30pm Colma Town Hall 1198 El Camino Real Colma, CA 94014 Please RSVP to Abby at abby@colma.ca.gov or call 650.997.8303 by August 9th. … Continued

LiveWire – July 2023

City Manager’s Update Brian Dossey, City Manager With Summer comes the Town’s new fiscal year – which begins July 1. In preparation for the new fiscal year, the City Council approves the Town’s annual budget in June. The annual budget hearing is the culmination of many months of hard work by Colma staff, and the … Continued

LiveWire – June 2023

City Manager’s Update Brian Dossey, City Manager May and June are always busy months for Town staff as we are putting the finishing touches on the next year’s budget for City Council’s consideration. Once again, the Town is preparing a full service budget, where all city services will be offered in Fiscal year 2023-2024. The … Continued

City Manager Recruitment Open

(click for brochure) Due to the upcoming retirement of City Manager Brian Dossey in August of this year, the Town of Colma is seeking individuals interested in becoming the next City Manager. Interested candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting a compelling cover letter, comprehensive résumé, and professional references prior to Monday, June 26, 2023. This recruitment is … Continued

Colma PD Press Release – C23-0501-04

MEDIA INFORMATION – PRESS RELEASE Today’s Date: 5/1/2023 Case Numbers: C23-0501-04 Type of Incident: Attempted Homicide on Officer Location: 1200 block El Camino Real Authored By: Sergeant Marchetti #C16 Authorized By: Chief Munsey #C55 Attempted Homicide on Officer Colma, CA – On 5/1/23 at approximately 5:46pm, Colma Police Officers responded to the 1200 block of … Continued

LiveWire – May 2023

City Manager’s Update Brian Dossey, City Manager The Colma Historical Association (CHA), a nonprofit located at 1500 Hillside Blvd, and is in need of volunteers. The CHA was founded in 1993 to collect, preserve and display documents, and artifacts and to disseminate information relating to the history of the Town of Colma. The CHA museum … Continued

Colma PD Press Release – C23-0424-04 and C23-0426-07

MEDIA INFORMATION – PRESS RELEASE Today’s Date: 4/27/2023 Case Numbers: C23-0424-04 and C23-0426-07 Type of Incident: Assault with Deadly Weapon, Locations of Incident: 1100 block El Camino Real, Colma Possession of Narcotics for Sell, Felon in Possession, 900 block College Drive, San Jose Possession of Stolen Vehicle Authored By: Sergeant Marchetti #C16 Authorized By: Chief … Continued

City Manager Brian Dossey to Retire in August

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Town of Colma’s City Manager Brian Dossey has announced that he will be retiring in August 2023, after five plus years as City Manager and nearly 20 years with the Town of Colma. “I will miss the community and the many friends I have made over the years. Colma has truly been … Continued

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