4. Events and Communications Program

A. Objective Description:  Continue to coordinate and program the Mayor/Chamber Walks, Business Recognition Luncheon, regular meetings with the Cemetery and Auto Row work group and create and distribute the “Colma Works” business newsletter  

STATUS (as of 6/30/23):  In 2022 the Mayor along with Staff and the Chamber of Commerce conducted three separate Mayor/Chamber Walks along Mission Road and Serramonte Blvd. In June of 2023 the Town conducted a Mayor/Chamber walk at the 280 Metro Center and is planning to schedule a second Mayor/Chamber walk in the fall of 2023.

The Town hosted a very successful Business Recognition Luncheon in 2022 and is in the planning process for the 2023 Business Recognition Luncheon.

Staff has hosted several meetings with the Cemetery work group and the auto work group since the beginning if 2022; topics included upcoming Town Capital Improvement Projects, updates from the Police Department including crime trends and the use of ALPR’s, collaboration with PG&E regarding EV infrastructure, and current events.  There are meetings scheduled for both groups coming up later in the summer and fall of this year.

Staff produces the Colma Works business newsletter quarterly, updating businesses on upcoming capital programs, events, networking opportunities, local development and most recently the Town’s 100-year Anniversary sponsorship opportunities.  The next edition of Colma Works is scheduled for August 2023.

B.  Objective Description:  Continue to update the Colma “Business tab and Colma Business Directory on the Town’s website 

STATUS (as of 6/30/23):  Staff began the process of updating the Colma “Business” tab on the Town’s website in the spring of 2023.  This project should be completed by the end of summer 2023.

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