Rural Internet Access

Rural Internet Access

Time and again, I am asked how and when our rural communities will have better access to wired high-speed internet service. The county has a Broadband Master Plan developed with help from local independent providers as well as ATT and Comcast. The next step to implementation is formation of a Fiber Initiative Team of public/private [...]

Nurse Family Partnership Program

Nurse Family Partnership Program

I'm excited to tell you about a program being planned for our smallest, most vulnerable residents - newborn babies. The Nurse Family Partnership program can significantly improve the lives of low-income first-time moms and their children, and also, provide long-term benefits for the County as a whole. This program has shows incredible success in dozens [...]

Local Bridge Improvements

Bridges in the San Lorenzo Valley are currently getting painted and rail replacements. The work is from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. until Sept. 9. There will be intermittent lane closures and traffic delays. The bridges are: East Zayante Road bridge at mile markers 5.5 and 6.3 Lomond Street Bridge at San Lorenzo River Glen [...]

Important Information You Should Know

Important Information You Should Know

Last week, there were two cases of thieves dressing up as utility workers to gain access to Bay Area homes. PG&E has provided my office with information regarding the burglaries in Oakland and San Carlos in an effort to share information and awareness. In each case, a person dressed as a utility worker gained access [...]