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Sign Up for SMC Alerts

Posted on May 24, 2017

SMC ALERT is an alert notification system used to immediately contact you during urgent or emergency situations. You can set alerts to send emergency and non-emergency text and voice messages to your email accounts, cell phones, smartphones, tablets, and voice messages to landline phones (home & work) SMC ALERT is free. (Your carrier may charge you a … Continued

Cancelled City Council Meeting

Posted on May 19, 2017

The May 24, 2017 City Council meeting at the Colma Community Center has been cancelled.
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Town of Colma gets a Bike Fix it Station

Posted on May 16, 2017

The Town of Colma recently installed a Bike fix it station along Hillside Blvd. in front of the Colma Community Center, 1520 Hillside Blvd., Colma.  Kaiser Permanente donated the station as part of Town's sustainability program.  Thank you Kaiser Permanente!  

Vehicle Burglary Prevention

Posted on May 6, 2017

Don't become a victim of Vehicle Burglary.  Always remember to lock your vehicle, close all windows, park in well lit areas and remove all valuables from your vehicle (ie. laptop computers, phone, tablets, electronics, spare keys, or anything that could be potentially viewed as valuable.  The most commonly stolen items from vehicles are briefcases, luggage, … Continued

Jury Duty Scam

Posted on May 6, 2017

The San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office is issuing a warning to the public to beware of phone calls from individuals claiming to represent themselves as a Deputy Sheriff in an effort to defraud them. Reportedly, members of the public have received unsolicited phone calls from an individual who fraudulently claims he is a Deputy Sheriff. … Continued
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Crime Bulletin – March 2017

Posted on May 1, 2017

Information in this report may not include all responses or participation of the Colma Police Department Crimes Investigated Vehicle Burglary During the month of March, two (2) vehicles were reported as being broken into within the shopping center parking lots. Stolen Vehicle During the month of March there was one (1) report of a vehicle … Continued
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NEW Youth Advisory Commission

Posted on May 1, 2017

The Town of Colma Recreation Services Department is creating a NEW Youth Advisory Commission (YAC) for the 2017-2018 school year. The YAC is being developed for youths who wish to be active members and leaders in their community, are interested in local government and want to make a difference.  For more information please contact Recreation … Continued

May LiveWire

Posted on April 27, 2017

CITY MANAGER’S UPDATE Sean Rabé, City Manager As I write this from behind my desk, I’m looking through my window at trees covered with green leaves, birds building nests in those trees, and beautiful blue skies. Spring has returned to Colma! Colma participated again this year in the Annual National Mayors’ Water Challenge. The Mayor’s … Continued

Summer Day Camp Registration now OPEN!

Posted on April 18, 2017

The Town of Colma Recreation Services Department is excited to offer Summer Day Camp! Youth ages 5-12 years old are invited to explore a wide range of activities to during the summer break. Children will enjoy art & crafts, outdoor games, indoor games, music, cooking projects, movies, and so much more.   For more information and registration … Continued

Summer Recreation Guide is NOW available.

Posted on April 12, 2017

The May - August 2017 Recreation Guide is now available and registration has started.  We have a great lineup of activities and programs over the next few months so don't delay, and sign up today!  You may also register for program by viewing our new interactive Recreation Guide. Don't miss out on our Community Fair … Continued

Proclamation Declaring the Town of Colma an Inclusive Community

Posted on April 11, 2017

The Colma City Council took a stand against bigotry at the March 22 Council meeting. As you may know, there has been much concern in our communities because of several of the policies promoted by the Trump administration. Many of these policies seem to target members of specific racial, religious or gender-identity groups that are … Continued

Summer Volunteer Opportunity for Teens

Posted on April 6, 2017

Leaders in Training (Ages 13—17 years of age) Become a Leader in Training (LIT) and learn valuable skills while assisting Recreation staff in our summer day camp.  Colma teens who are interested in volunteering for the spring day camp should contact Liz Tapia at 650-985-5691 or liz.tapia@colma.ca.gov for a volunteer application. Applications are due by May 1, 2017. LIT … Continued

April LiveWire

Posted on April 4, 2017

CITY MANAGER’S UPDATE Sean Rabé, City Manager The Colma City Council took a stand against bigotry at the March 22 Council meeting. As you may know, there has been much concern in our communities because of several of the policies promoted by the Trump administration. Many of these policies seem to target members of specific … Continued

SAVE UP TO $500 – Residential Water Saving Rebate Applications Now Available!

Posted on March 29, 2017

The Town of Colma is pleased to offer residents a rebate on the purchase of water saving toilets, appliances and landscape materials. The rebate is for 25% of the purchase price of the qualifying item, up to $500! Other rebates from utility providers may also be available. To apply, download the rebate application form and … Continued

Bicycle Safety Tips for Summer

Posted on March 25, 2017

Now that summer is almost here, the Colma Police Department has prepared some important safety tips while riding you bike around Town. The following are integral to bicycle safety: A well maintained and adjusted bicycle, with particular emphasis on adequate brakes and tires. Good light and reflectors, when traveling at times of darkness. Bright clothing … Continued

Crime Bulletin – February 2017

Posted on March 25, 2017

Information in this report may not include all responses or participation of the Colma Police Department. Crimes Investigated Vehicle Burglary During the month of February, four (4) vehicles were reported as being broken into within the shopping centers. Stolen Vehicle During the month of February, there were two (2) reports of vehicles being stolen. Alcohol/Drugs … Continued
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