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Friday, February 16, 2018
El Camino Real Task Force Study SessionMonday, February 26 at 6:30 p.m.Lane Room, Burlingame Main Library, 480 Primrose Road  For over a century, Burlingame residents and visitors to our City have enjoyed the historic grove of trees along El Camino Real.  As the trees have aged, concerns have been raised about their impact on the safety and condition of the roadway, sidewalks, and storm ...read more
Friday, February 16, 2018
Applications now being accepted through May 11, 2018  Learn skills and develop relationships that will help you make a positive impact on yourself and your community. Leadership San Mateo, Foster City, Burlingame, Hillsborough ("Leadership") is a program that develops future leaders through a unique program that combines leadership skills training and in-depth interactions with the movers and ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Economic
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Are you interested in finding a way to participate in your community? Then consider applying for appointment to the City of Burlingame Planning Commission! The City invites applicants to offer their interest, experience, and enthusiasm in service of their City.            Commissioners offer their ideas and recommendations to the City Council and staff in order to help them to make the finest, ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Wednesday, February 21 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.Coconut Bay Restaurant, 1107 Howard Avenue, BurlingameCome join the Burlingame Chamber of Commerce and Peninsula Clean Energy at Coconut Bay Restaurant for the opportunity to network and enjoy delicious Thai food. The event is an opportunity to connect with members of the local community and to learn more about how Peninsula Clean Energy serves ...read more
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Wednesday, March 7 at 10:30 a.m.Pershing Park, 138 Crescent Ave., at Newlands Ave., Burlingame  Please join the Beautification Commission and help celebrate Burlingame's thirty-ninth annual Arbor Day Celebration. Staff from Cal Fire, City Council, school students and more, will be participating in the ceremony. The City of Burlingame has proudly been a "Tree City USA" for 39 years - the fourth ...read more
Categories: Community
Friday, February 02, 2018
Have You Tried LimeBike?  LimeBike is the City's new bike sharing program available to everyone. Rides cost $1/30 minutes. To ride a LimeBike, download the app onto your smartphone, scan the bike number, strap on a helmet, ride, enjoy and park smart. Try out a free ride on the bikes with the promo code "CityofTrees."  The City has received complaints of bikes being left on residential ...read more
Friday, January 26, 2018
Calling all Burlingame residents, students, and businesses! We have just launched a new Adopt a Drain program where you can adopt your very own storm drain. Storm drains in the City carry both untreated rainwater and pollutants directly into the SF Bay. By adopting a drain, you can keep litter or debris out of waterways and help reduce flooding. Did we mention you can name your drain too? Click ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, January 26, 2018
Public radio's Ira Glass, master storyteller and the creator and host of the groundbreaking radio program This American Life, will be the inaugural guest for the Burlingame Library's new Speaker Series, Guess Who's Coming to the Library! on Sunday, March 18, 2018.  The Speaker Series will be held in the historic and beautifully renovated Reading Room of the Burlingame Public Library main branch. ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, January 26, 2018
In December, Congress passed legislation that will incentivize the installation of fire sprinkers.  First, any new sprinkler system installed after September 27, 2017, in either a residential or commercial structure, will be able to be fully expensed.  Second, Congress has added fire protection as an eligible expenditure under section 179 of the Tax Code and increased the cap to $1 million as the ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, January 26, 2018
Do you pledge to leave a cleaner and greener planet for the next generation?   Local sustainability leaders and the City of Burlingame did and switched their home and commercial electricity to Peninsula Clean Energy (PCE) ECO100 - 100% carbon free.  Now, the #OptUpBurlingame campaign, a Citizens Environmental Council (CEC) program, provides business owners and residents incentives that ...read more
Categories: Press Release