Yesterday, I released a letter expressing the great pride and responsibility I take in serving the City of Millbrae, and summarized some of the success the Millbrae Police Bureau has had these past four months. In that letter, I cited several statistics regarding burglaries in our city and San Mateo County.
09/07/2016 10:20 AM
It’s been three months since I was assigned to serve as Chief of the Millbrae Police Bureau, a position I have taken with great pride and responsibility. Already, we have grown much together, and I have listened intently to your concerns regarding the rise in burglaries in our neighborhoods and vandalism at our parks. While these problems still exist, I want to let you know of some of the things the Police Bureau is doing to address them.
09/06/2016 9:48 AM
Dear Millbrae Residents, Structural engineers are surveying the Community Center to assess if it can be saved. If the engineers determine that the building cannot be saved, it will be demolished. If this is the case, City staff anticipates the site will be cleared before winter.
08/24/2016 11:55 AM
On Monday evening, more than 100 people attended a special meeting at City Hall to share their ideas on what amenities and services Millbrae’s next community center should have following the fire that destroyed the former facility.
08/09/2016 1:40 PM
On Monday, Millbrae residents and city officials will join in a special Community Center Recovery Meeting, starting the process to rebuild the Center in the wake of a fire that completely destroyed the building two weeks ago. Starting at 6:30 p.m. in City Hall, Millbrae Mayor Anne Oliva will lead attendees in an open discussion on qualities that made the old Community Center great, and seek input on what amenities and services they would like to see in a new facility.
08/05/2016 11:59 AM
Be vigilant, look out for your neighbors, and call 9-1-1. That was the major takeaway from last Thursday’s Burglary Response Community Meeting hosted by the Millbrae Police Bureau and San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office.
08/02/2016 10:25 AM
This month, Peninsula Clean Energy (PCE) started sending out notices to Millbrae residents notifying them of their automatic enrollment in the program. Through this first phase, 20% of residents in Millbrae will receive details on the benefits and options available to them, and have their PCE power delivered in October of this year.
07/29/2016 3:06 PM
On Monday, July 25, the City of Millbrae, Central County Fire Department, and the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Department announced that two minors have been arrested on charges of arson related to the Millbrae Community Center fire last week.
07/25/2016 3:04 PM
We cannot express enough the gratitude we have for everyone who has given us the support and hope we need to get through this loss. We are truly blessed and humbled by their generosity, and thankful that we are surrounded by such good people.
07/22/2016 4:35 PM
On Monday, July 25, Millbrae Mayor Anne Oliva will be presenting Dot & Dash, two robots that teach elementary school-aged children how to program computers, to the Millbrae Library. Starting at 11:45 a.m. at the Millbrae Library, children will be able to interact, command and play with the robots using a picture-based computer programming language.
07/22/2016 11:05 AM
On Thursday, July 21, at 3:52 a.m., the Central County Fire Department was dispatched in response to a fire at the Millbrae Community Center located at 477 Lincoln Circle. At this time the fire has been contained, but all administrative and recreation services at the site have been temporarily suspended.
07/21/2016 10:15 AM
On Saturday, July 23, more than 200 people will take part in the American Cancer Society’s 6th Annual Millbrae Relay for Life. Starting at 10 a.m. at Central Park, participants will walk or run in team relays for 24 hours to celebrate the lives of those who have battled cancer. Each team will have a representative on the course at all times during the 24-hour period.
07/20/2016 3:01 PM
Today, the Millbrae Department of Public Works announced that they will be working on several infrastructure improvement projects that could increase noise levels and disrupt travel times for residents and commuters.
07/18/2016 11:32 AM
On Thursday, July 28, Millbrae Police Chief Roger Copeland will lead a community meeting to discuss the rising trends in home and auto burglaries in the City. Starting at 6 p.m. in the Chetcuti Community Room, the event will give Millbrae residents the opportunity to hear from local crime analysts and detectives about burglary trends, the response by law enforcement, and learn ways they can help.
07/14/2016 1:43 PM
Last week, Millbrae Mayor Anne Oliva announced that the City has been awarded $78,000 by the Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD) to purchase and install eight electric vehicle charging stations.
07/11/2016 10:51 AM
In a sign of confidence, the Millbrae city council approved a $133 million budget for the 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 fiscal years, moving from one to two-year budget cycles.
07/01/2016 9:12 AM
This past Tuesday, several dozen members of the community attended the City Council meeting to express their concerns with the dramatic rise in burglaries over the past few years. First, I would like to thank everyone who came out and shared their thoughts and stories. Your comments did not fall on deaf ears, nor is this an issue we have been blind to.
06/30/2016 3:46 PM
Millbrae Department of Public Works announced that residents and business owners reduced their water use by approximately 22% last year - compared to water use in 2013 - exceeding the State’s mandatory 16% water use reduction target.
06/24/2016 4:42 PM
Operation: Clean Sweep 2016, our first annual month-long campaign to improve the cleanliness and appearance of our vibrant city center.
06/24/2016 9:10 AM
Economic prosperity and quality-of-life issues will take the spotlight as Millbrae Mayor Anne Oliva gives her 2016 State of the City Address on Thursday, July 7th.
06/23/2016 11:29 AM