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Crime Bulletin — May 2019

Posted on July 2, 2019

Crimes Investigated Vehicle Burglary During the month of May, there were six (6) reports of vehicles being burglarized. Stolen Vehicle During the month of May, there were three (3) reports of vehicles being stolen or embezzled.  There was one (1) stolen vehicle recovered by Colma Police Officers during the month. Thefts During the month of...

LiveWire — July 2019

Posted on July 2, 2019

CITY MANAGER’S UPDATE Brian Dossey, City Manager Happy Summer! 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,...

Grant Applications for FY 2019-20

Posted on June 26, 2019

Grant applications are now available. The deadline for application submittal is Wednesday, August 7th at 5:00 pm. Please email applications to Darcy De Leon at ddeleon@colma.ca.gov or if you have any questions call 650-997-8303. Grant Application FY 2019-20

Colma Participating in Age-Friendly City Initiative

Posted on June 14, 2019

The Town of Colma was selected to be a participating City in the next Age-Friendly City Initiative. During the upcoming year the Town will work with the County and Center for Age-Friendly Excellence (CAFÉ), providing technical assistance, consultation, applied research access, community organizing synergy, coordination of the assessment process, and will help write the official...

Wildfire Safety Program

Posted on June 5, 2019

As summer 2019 arrives, PG&E would like to inform residents about what they are doing within the context of wildfire preparations. This link will take you to the PG&E wildfire web page, which provides a tremendous amount of information for everyone.

LiveWire — June 2019

Posted on June 3, 2019

CITY MANAGER’S UPDATE Brian Dossey, City Manager May is always a busy month for Town staff, as we are putting the finishing touches on the next-year’s budget for City Council’s consideration. I'm pleased to say Fiscal Year 2019-20’s budget is, once again, balanced and includes a surplus. This is largely attributable to the Town’s past...
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Crime Bulletin — April 2019

Posted on June 3, 2019

Crimes Investigated Vehicle Burglary During the month of April, there were no reports of vehicles being burglarized. Stolen Vehicle During the month of April, there were three (3) reports of vehicles being stolen or embezzled.  There were zero (0) stolen vehicles recovered by Colma Police Officers during the month. Thefts During the month of April,...
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Block Captains Needed for Neighborhood Watch

Posted on May 15, 2019

ATTENTION COLMA RESIDENTS: We are looking for leaders in each of the neighborhoods to be Block Captains. Currently, there are Block Captains for B Street, D Street, Verano, and Hoffman Villa. If you think you might be interested, contact Commander Sherwin Lum, phone: 650-997-8336, or email: Sherwin.Lum@colma.ca.gov for more information. HOW TO START A NEIGHBORHOOD...

General Crime Safety Tips

Posted on May 13, 2019

As summertime approaches, which means summer vacations, open doors and windows for the warmer weather, and more people outdoors, following are some general crime tips to help keep you and your property safe. If you’re traveling:  - Get an automatic timer for your lights. - Ask a trusted neighbor to watch your home while you...

LiveWire — May 2019

Posted on May 1, 2019

CITY MANAGER’S UPDATE Brian Dossey, City Manager  A couple of weeks ago you may have received an important message from PG&E (see insert).  Given the growing threat of extreme weather, PG&E wants all of their customers to be prepared for potential power outages. If extreme fire danger conditions threaten a portion of the electric system...
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Crime Bulletin — March 2019

Posted on May 1, 2019

Crimes Investigated Vehicle Burglary During the month of March, there was one (1) report of a vehicle being burglarized. Stolen Vehicle During the month of March, there were three (3) reports of vehicles being stolen.  Three stolen vehicles were recovered by Colma Police Officers during the month. Thefts During the month of March, the Colma...
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Community Action Plan for Emergencies – C.A.P.E.

Posted on April 29, 2019

C.A.P.E. is a volunteer program that provides Colma Residents with the opportunity to train and assist the Colma Community in an emergency situation. New classes begin in the fall! To sign up or for more information call 650-985-5678. Click here to receive more information

Be Prepared: Potential Power Outages by PG&E

Posted on April 25, 2019

Given the growing threat of extreme weather, PG&E wants all of their customers to be prepared for potential power outages. If extreme fire danger conditions threaten a portion of the electric system serving the Town, it may be necessary for PG&E to turn off electricity in the interest of public safety. This is called a...

Colma: City of the Silent

Posted on April 25, 2019

Road Trip Guys on YouTube produced a video on Colma. Check it out! https://youtu.be/q4tPN0oQ__Y
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Colma Earns National Recognition for Commitment to Clean Energy

Posted on April 16, 2019

Town of Colma customers saved $105,000 on their electricity bills in 2018 with Peninsula Clean Energy (PCE), while also earning national recognition for their commitment to renewable energy. “Our city council voted three years ago to form Peninsula Clean Energy so that customers can enjoy cleaner energy at lower rates. We are proud to deliver...
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Summer Employment Opportunity

Posted on April 9, 2019

Are You Interested in Being a Summer Recreation Leader? The Colma Recreation Services Department is currently recruiting for summer job opportunities in it's Summer Day Camp. If you are interested in working with children this summer as a Recreation Leader you should apply today! Mandatory training days will be held on both June 8 and...
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Colma Community Fair Vendors Wanted!

Posted on April 6, 2019

The Colma Community Fair is BACK by popular demand! We are looking for talented vendors! Spaces are FREE! Apply online today! Contact us at 650-985-5691 or recreation@colma.ca.gov for more information.

LiveWire — April 2019

Posted on April 2, 2019

CITY MANAGER’S UPDATE Brian Dossey, City Manager Protecting our precious natural resources and fragile environment is vital to our sustainability. It is also the law in California.  The state mandates greenhouse gas reductions and landfill diversion rates which include recycling and composting.  The Town of Colma is well on its way to reaching the conservation...
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Crime Bulletin — February 2019

Posted on April 2, 2019

Crimes Investigated Vehicle Burglary During the month of February, there was one (1) report of a vehicle being burglarized. Thefts During the month of February, the Colma Police Department received twenty (20) reports of theft related crimes and made seven (7) arrests ranging from petty theft, grand theft, shoplifting, identity theft and burglary. Towed Vehicles...
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Summer Day Camp 2019

Posted on March 30, 2019

Preliminary 2019 Summer Day Camp information is now available! Follow the link to our Summer Day Camp Information Page. Register early as space will fill up quickly! Please call 650-991-3213 for more information.
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