Category: Government

Nagales may be forerunner in council appointment

By Kamala Silva Wolfe, Correspondent Peninsula Progress November 2012 As a city council seat becomes vacant, Park and Recreation Commissioner Mark Nagales just maybe the person to fill that position. Nagales, a long time resident of South San Francisco, is…

Homeless Camps Removed

Homeless Camps Removed By Kamala Silva Wolfe Peninsula Progress October 2012 As the City of South San Francisco continues big plans to bring renovations to the downtown area, neighbors have continued to complain about homeless encampments that have sprung up…

Clean Waterways Bring Back Wildlife

Clean Waterways Bring Back Wildlife South City had an awesome visitor earlier in July when a 12 foot bottle-nosed dolphin was sighted exploring Colma Creek. This is a great reward for the hard work done by the Community Preservation Task…

Preserving All of Sign Hill

Preserving All of Sign Hill David Schooley, founder of San Bruno Mountain Watch, spoke to a full house on Tuesday July 17th during an informational meeting regarding the preservation of privately held lots on South San Francisco’s iconic Sign Hill. …

Westborough Shopping Center

Westborough Shopping Center By Kamala Silva Wolfe Peninsula Progress June 13-20, 2012 There is a lot of buzz about the construction happening up at the Westborough Square Shopping Center and rightly so. South San Francisco’s shopping centers all have seen…

Lighten up on Grand Avenue

South San Francisco, CA    June 20, 2012 Addressing security concerns with better light quality is only one reason Grand Avenue, and side streets, received an upgrade to the historical lampposts in June. “This new lighting will consume less electricity and…