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Hello friend, we invite you to use our site to learn more about the great things that the City of San Pablo has accomplished as well as the exciting projects currently in the pipeline. This page will be dedicated to press releases and will be updated on an ongoing basis to keep the community and other interested parties apprised of activities in San Pablo.

Press Releases

Year 2016
March
23
CITY OF SAN PABLO ANNOUNCES FY 2016-17 ANNUAL SAN PABLO COMMUNITY FOUNDATION GRANT PROGRAM REQUESTS FOR FUNDING
Year 2015
Oct
21
San Pablo Police Department Receives Grant for Special Traffic Enforcement and Crash Prevention
Oct
21
On Halloween, and Every Day, Buzzed Driving is Drunk Driving
May 21 Contra Costa County Fire Station 70 - Open House - Saturday, May 30, 2015
Jan26 San Pablo Chamber of Commerce names Paul Morris as Citizen of the Year
Feb26 San Pablo Statement regarding Real Estate Transaction with West Contra Costa Healthcare District (WCCHD)
April 6 San Pablo announces the New Assistant City Manager - Reina J. Schwartz
April 21 San Pablo announces the New City Attorney - Lynn Tracy Nerland

Year 2014
June 16 New Assistant to the City Manager - Economic Development - Charles Ching
April 21 San Pablo appoints Lisa Rosales as the new Police Chief
Mar. 26 San Pablo Announces finalists for new Police Chief
Mar. 4 EMS Medical Services for San Pablo Residents - June Ballot Measure
Mar. 5 PRESS RELEASE - To Ensure Continued Emergency Medical Services for San Pablo Residents, City Council Places Funding Measure on the June 2014 Ballot


Year 2013

Feb. 6 PRESS RELEASE - Community Center at Helms


Year 2012
Dec. 19 In the wake of the Newtown, Connecticut tragedy last Friday, please see this joint Open Letter to the San Pablo Community from City Manager and ACM/Police Chief Walt Schuld
Sept. 13 San Pablo Announces J. Kelly Sessions as the new Assistant to the City Manager
Sept. 5 • PRESS RELEASE - PUBLIC MEETINGS SEPTEMBER 12TH AND SEPTEMBER 25TH TO DISCUSS IMPROVING THE I-80/SAN PABLO DAM ROAD, MCBRYDE AVENUE AND EL PORTAL DRIVE INTERCHANGES
Aug. 16 Measure Q Sales Tax Measure - Mayor Cecilia Valdez
Aug. 14 • Erwin Reeves Selected as New Board Member to San Pablo Economic Development Corporation
April 17 • FY 2012-13 Annual Community Grant Program Applications Launched
April 11 SAN PABLO CITY COUNCIL APPOINTS KATHY CHAO ROTHBERG AS NEW COUNCILMEMBER TO FILL VACANT SEAT
Feb. 1 • JOBS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, AFFORDABLE HOUSING AND ENVIRONMENTAL CLEANUP PROJECTS AT STAKE IN SAN PABLO
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• Check out San Pablo on Facebook


Year 2011
Sept. 30 San Pablo Youth Services Recevied Holiday Wishes
Sept. 27 Councilmember Arturo Cruz Hospitalized after Suffering Heart Attack and Stroke
Sept. 26 San Pablo Councilmember joins policymakers from across the country at national summit to address childhood obesity
June 30 The San Francisco Foundation celebrated 15 leaders of the San Pablo community and presented them with the 2011 Daniel E. Koshland Civic Unity Awards on June 21, 2011
May 4 Attorney General Kamala D. Harris Announces Takedown of Contra Costa Gangs
April 27 UPDATE ON SAN PABLO WYMAN/HILLCREST LANDSLIDE - Interim plan approved
March 31 Update on Wyman/Hillcrest Landslide Event - City of San Pablo remains in "Emergency Response Mode"
March 30 CITY MANAGER TO HOST INFORMATION MEETING TONIGHT FOR SIX (6) AFFECTED HOMEOWNERS IMPACTED BY SAN PABLO WYMAN/HILLCREST LANDSLIDE EVENT
March 29 CITY MANAGER TRANSMITS COMMUNITY-WIDE REQUEST FOR SUPPORT TO ASSIST AFFECTED HOMEOWNERS DISPLACED BY SAN PABLO WYMAN/HILLCREST LANDSLIDE

City Manager's request for community-wide support for Wyman Hillcrest Landslide
March 29 SAN PABLO LANDSLIDE UPDATE - MAYOR'S PRESS STATEMENT (ISSUED 6:00 P.M. MARCH 28, 2011)
March 28 AP and CC Times Articles on San Pablo Landslide (Posted: 03/25/11 - 03/28/11)
March 27 City Issues Local Emergency Declaration for Threatened Homes in San Pablo
March 26 UPDATE: Yellow Tags Issued for Three (3) San Pablo Homes Affected By Hillside
March 25 Landslide Impacts Homes in San Pablo

Year 2010
December San Pablo Crime Reduction Successes
August 6
City of San Pablo Promotes Health and Wellness in the Community
July 29
Chinese Medicine for Preventive Health Class
July 27
AC Transit Drastic Service Cuts Loom In Ongoing Labor Dispute
July 21
Hospital's New Outpatient Center Opens in San Pablo
July 4
San Pablo's Annual Fourth of July on FOXs Comunidad Del Valle
July 2
City Council to hold Community Meetings on New County Health Center Project in San Pablo
June 17
Redevelopment Agency 2010 Paint Rebate Program Recipient
June 15
San Pablo Announces New Police Captain Appointment - Captain Mark Foisie
June 15
San Pablo Announces New Youth Services Program Manager Appointment - Nancy M. Thome
May 5
San Pablo Issues SERAF Payment Under Protest