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Movies in the Park 2014Fri. Sept 12th - 8:00PM
Piedmont Park

Join the Recreation Department, family, and friends for TWO NIGHTS this September to watch movies under the stars! Our featured September movies will be Disney’s Frozen, held on September 12th and on September 26th Warner Bros. The Lego Movie! The Friday night movies will begin at approximately 8:00pm – 8:45pm (dusk) and will end around 9:45pm in the Piedmont Main Park.

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PAAC & PLS Autumn Moon FestivalFri. Sept. 19th - 6:30PM
Ellen Driscoll Playhouse

The Piedmont Asian American Club (PAAC) and Piedmont Language School would like to invite you to join us in celebrating the Mid-Autumn Festival with an evening of entertainment and fun for the whole family.

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City Seeks Volunteers for Budget Advisory and Financial Planning CommitteeDeadline: Tues., Sept. 30th

The City of Piedmont is looking for a few talented volunteers for vacancies on the Budget Advisory and Financial Planning Committee. The committee, originally established by the City Council as a temporary body in March 2012, has been made a permanent body with an expanded membership of five regular members and two alternate members.

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Ped/Bike Plan CEQA Document Available for Public Comment; Planning Commission to Make Recommendation on Plan

The draft CEQA Initial Study/Negative Declaration document is now available for public review and comment. Members of the public will have until Thursday, October 9, 2014 to submit comments.

The Draft Pedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan and Draft of the CEQA document will be heard at the upcoming meeting of the City’s Planning Commission. The meeting will be held on Monday, October 13, 2014 at 5 pm in the Council Chambers in Piedmont City Hall (120 Vista Avenue). At the meeting, the Planning Commission will take action on the recommendation of the Draft Plan and draft CEQA Initial Study/Negative Declaration document, and may choose to make revisions to and/or provide comments on the two documents. Members of the public will have an opportunity to speak at the meeting.

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Street Sweeping Schedule Available

The Public Works Department has begun its annual street sweeping program.  To download a copy of the schedule click here.   Please note that there is no scheduled sweeping on Wednesdays.  These days will be used for equipment maintenance and spot clean-up.

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Public Review of Election Materials

Pursuant to Elections Code Section 9295, several items must be made available for public review for a period of 10 calendar days after their submission to the City Clerk’s Office.

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City and EPA Agree to Consent Decree Regarding Sewer Suit

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the California State Water Resources Board (State Water Board), the Regional Water Quality Control Board (San Francisco Bay Region), San Francisco Bay Keeper, and Our Children’s Earth Foundation have reached an agreement with the East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD) and the seven agencies whose sewage is treated by EBMUD (the Cities of Albany, Alameda, Berkeley, Emeryville, Oakland and Piedmont and Stege Sanitary District) that requires EBMUD and each of these agencies to continue updating its sewer infrastructure to help protect the San Francisco Bay.

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EBMUD Requests 10% Water Conservation

The East Bay Municipal Utility Distrist (EBMUD) is currently requesting ten percent voluntary conservation from customers due to the California drought. The state of California is considering emergency water conservation regulations that may affect all California residents as soon as August 1, 2014. Go to the EBMUD website for latest news on the drought including current EBMUD restrictions on water use and access to EBMUD conservation services through the WaterSmart Center, or to order free home water survey kits and free drought-related materials for businesses.

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CodeRED Emergency Notifications

The Piedmont Police and Fire Departments are now offering Emergency Notifications through a system called CodeRED. This system utilizes telephone, email, text messages, and/or a mobile app to notify residents of emergencies and other public safety related news. Click Here to register for the new system.

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Paratransit Advisory Committee Seeks a Piedmont Member

The Alameda County Transportation Commission is seeking a Piedmont volunteer to serve on the Paratransit Advisory Planning Committee (PAPCO). Interested residents must be a consumer of public transportation services available in the county for seniors and persons with disabilities.

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