BUILDING PROJECT TIME LIMITS and PENALTIES in WOODSIDE?

October 26, 2017

At the request of both the Town COWncil and the Planning COWmission, Staff gathered information on construction time line regulations in other cities. We are not sure why this is a problem. It seems to us that the greater problem is how long it takes to get a project approved in Woodside.

Below is the information Staff has collected from other cities about their regulations. Staff is now supposed to look into whether these regulations have been successful in limiting the time of construction. Staff is also investigating other examples of ordinances that limit construction time lines. This will be …

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Be Aware and Prepare! The Great California Shakeout October 19th!

October 8, 2017

We have said it before but it is so worth repeating….Be Aware and Prepare. A major disaster could be just around the corner and preparation could save you and your loved ones.

Scientists have developed a new earthquake forecast model for California, the third Uniform California Earthquake Rupture Forecast, or “UCERF3″. It provides the latest estimates of the magnitude, location, and likelihood of earthquake fault rupture throughout the state. Compared to the previous forecast (UCERF2), the likelihood of moderate-sized earthquakes (magnitude 6.5 to 7.5) is lower, while that of larger events is higher. The new model for the first …

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October 14th is Woodside’s Day of the Horse!

September 26, 2017

October 14th is a day to have some fun and there’s plenty of horsing around to come at this years Day of the Horse. Everyone is invited so giddy-up on over to enjoy some wonderful horse related activities. Whether your a rider yourself or just admire our wonderful equine friends there’s plenty to do and see throughout the Town for this event.

Learn about our local horse organizations and riding programs as well as our Town’s long equine heritage. There will be activities for children, craft projects, petting zoo, equine art, pony ride, a blacksmith at work and other …

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