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December 2005
12/19 The Forum@Redwood City Presents: Using the "Dark Arts" of Development to Build Great Places
12/12 Library Closed for Half Day on December 16
12/08 Fire Department Urges Holiday Fire Safety
12/06 The Forum@Redwood City: Understanding Civic Art
12/05 Community Workshop on Historic Designation Proposal

November 2005
11/29 Celebrate the Season at Hometown Holidays!
11/28 Donations and Volunteers Needed for PAL Toy & Book Drive
11/15 Final Community Workshop on Water Supply
11/10 Help Reduce Rain Runoff Pollution
11/08 Community Safety/Gang Activity Meeting Nov. 15
11/07 Fill Out Redwood City's Economic Development Survey
11/04 November Events at the Downtown Library
11/01 Documentary / Discussion of California Education Crisis

October 2005
10/27 The Forum Presents: A Thriving Entertainment District
10/26 Whole Foods Helps the Library Foundation
10/25 Survey on Possible Redwood City Shuttle Service
10/25 Fire Department Offers Halloween Safety Tips
10/18 City Now Accepts Passport Applications
10/17 Fall Book Sale Offers 1,000's of Bargains
10/13 Grammy Nominated Bill Harley in Library Benefit Concert
10/13 Safe, Fun Halloween SPOOKTAKULAR!
10/10 Celebrate the Kickoff of New Affordable Housing
10/06 Join the Fall Cleanup Day on October 22
10/06 Fire Prevention Week is October 9 - 15
10/04 Mayor's Beautification Award Winners Honored
10/03 Project READ's Annual Trivia Bee!
10/03 SuperSaturday Event for Kindergartners and Families

September 2005
9/29 Road Resurfacing Schedule October 10 - 12
9/28 Broadway to be Temporarily Closed as of October 3
9/26 City Offers Arson Safety/Precaution Tips
9/26 The Forum@Redwood City Presents Allan Jacobs
9/26 Redwood City & RethinkWaste Offer Free Compost
9/19 Public Invited to Redwood Shores Library Design Meeting
9/15 Redwood City Concert for Hurricane Katrina Relief Effort
9/08 Join the City's "Wayfinding" Project
9/07 Fire Department Urges Disaster Preparedness
9/06 Fourth Annual Public Safety Memorial Service

August 2005
8/31 Community Workshop on Long Term Water Supply
8/31 Join Bookstock at the Redwood City Library
8/22 Human Resources Director Hired for Redwood City
8/19 Redwood Shores Levee Cleanup Day Scheduled

Fire Engine Relay Helps Young Burn Victims

8/10 Celebrate Re-Opening of Schaberg Library
8/08 Concert at Marlin Park in Redwood Shores
8/04 Family Fun at Victorian Days in Downtown Redwood City
8/01 Fire Department's Junior Fire Academy Underway

July 2005
7/28 City Seeks Input on Fleishman Park Renovation
7/21 Redwood City’s Fire Department Blood Drive
7/20 Yellow Ribbon Redwood City Kicks off their Second Care Package Drive
7/14 Marshall Street Parking Garage Closed This Weekend
7/11 Harry Potter Extravaganza at the Redwood City Public Library
7/11 PACT Helps to Build a Great Community Together! Applications Now Available for Redwood City's "Partnership Academy for Community Teamwork"

June 2005
6/07 The British Are Coming...To Teach Soccer in Redwood City
6/03 Public Invited to Downtown Precise Plan Study Session
6/02 Downtown Parking Management Plan on Council Agenda
6/02 Broadway Closure, Other Impacts of Retail-Cinema Work
6/01 Apply to Serve on a Board, Commission, or Committee

May 2005
5/26 Celebrate World Environment Day in Redwood City
5/26 Peninsula Community Foundation Gives Grant for Storytime
5/24 Redwood City Offers Free High-Efficiency Toilets
5/18 Kick-Off Summer with June Events at Senior Center
5/18 Live Music in Redwood City All Summer Long
5/17 Grants to Get Your Community Project Going!
5/11 Join the Restoration Celebration!
5/09 Wildfire Awareness Week is May 8 - 14
5/02 Apply for Housing & Human Concerns Committee

April 2005
4/28 Redwood City Kids Win G.R.E.A.T. Essay Contest
4/26 Plant a Tree for National Arbor Day, April 29
4/20 National Senior Center Week & Older Americans Month
4/19 Celebrate National Historic Preservation Month
4/07 National Library Week Festivities in Redwood City
4/04 City Schedules Community Budget Workshop
4/04 Community Workshop on Water Rate Increase

March 2005
3/30 The Forum Presents: "The High Cost of Free Parking"
3/24 2005 Mayor's Beautification Awards Now Underway
3/17 Youth Poetry Contest Finals at the Historic Fox Theater
3/15 Special Presentation on Healthy Streets
3/14 Project READ Benefits from Sales at Kepler's Books
3/08 Library Offers Online eBooks Collection
3/07 Library & School District Announce KinderCard Program
3/07 City to Study Silt Buildup in Redwood Shores Lagoons

February 2005
2/28 March Events at the Redwood City Senior Center
2/28 Experience the "Long Walk to Freedom" Exhibit
2/22 The Forum at Redwood City Presents Fred Kent
2/22 Time for the Annual Spring Cleanup Day!
2/15 Council Focuses on Water, Approves Two Positions
2/11 Reserve Your Place in the Sun with Picnic Reservations
2/11 City Buys Prius Hybrid Vehicle
2/09 Redwood City PAL Seeks Volunteer Basketball Coaches
2/07 City Cautions Residents About High Tides
2/03 General Plan Update Workshop for Stambaugh-Heller Area

January 2005
1/27 The Forum @ Redwood City Presents: “The Economics of Mixed Use - A New Opportunity for Downtown Development”
1/25 Aguirre Appointed to Fill Council Vacancy
1/21 Apply for Partnership Academy for Community Teamwork
1/19 Oracle Corporation Donates to New Shores Library Collection
1/18 Annual Preschool/Child Care & Parent Resource Fair
1/14 Events and Opportunities at the Redwood City Public Library
1/13 City Seeks Applicants for Boards and Commissions
1/07 Celebrate Legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. in Redwood City
1/6 Storms, High Tides Increase Potential for Flooding
1/5 Fire Department Offers Disater Preparedness Information
1/5 Thirteen Applicants to be Considered for Vacant Council Seat
1/3 Pile Driving to Continue Through the Week
1/3 Some Redwood City Playing Fields Closed for Annual Repair and Rest
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