Zone Water Agency, in partnership with California Water Service, Dublin San Ramon Services District, the City of Livermore, and the City of Pleasanton, is excited to announce the Water Wise WendyFix-A-Leak Challenge 2024, for residents to find and fix leaks to save water and win prizes throughout March. The contest will be open to residents of Livermore, Pleasanton, Dublin, and the Dougherty Valley of San Ramon in Zone 7’s service area. Common household leaks can waste thousands of gallons of water (and
Under California state law, your property tax may increase due to “New Construction” activity. “New Construction” refers to any improvements to your home other than normal maintenance or repair. When construction is performed, the changed or new portion of your home may be reassessed at market value, thus increasing your property’s assessment value. How does our office determine market value of your new construction? If the new construction project is only partially completed on the January 1st
CITY OF DUBLIN TO COMMEMORATE THE 40TH ST. PATRICK’S DAY CELEBRATIONMARCH 15 - 17, 2024 The City of Dublin will commemorate 40 years of everything Irish at the annual St. Patrick’s Day Celebration. The event, which includes a two-day festival, 5K Shamrock Fun Run and Walk, Shamrock Gala, Firefighters Pancake Breakfast, and St. Patrick’s Day parade, will feature a special 200-drone light show on Saturday evening.The festivities begin with the Dublin Historical Society’s Shamrock Gala on Friday, March 15,
The Dublin Leprechauns will be starting their 2024 season in June and we are looking for host families for our out-of-state players. Minor League Baseball all over the country has a long tradition of housing players during each baseball season. As a host family you can provide a professional baseball player a "home away from home" during the season that spans June and July. Your player spends a considerable amount of time at the ballpark and there are many games when the players are outside the local
In the summer of 2023 an American Flag retirement drop box was installed at the Dublin Camp Parks Military Center. The Military Center is located outside and to the left of the Camp Parks main gate on Dougherty Road. U.S. flags no longer fit for display, for reasons such as tearing, fraying or fading can be placed in the box during the Center's visiting hours, daily from 11:00 AM till 5:00 PM. As a joint venture with Dublin/Pleasanton American Legion Post 237 the box was built and installed by the
Spark Digital Strategy announces its collaboration with the Dublin Chamber of Commerce, introducing a suite of innovative services- including social media marketing, captivating content banners, enticing social sweepstakes, exclusive social deals and insightful social analytics- aimed at propelling local and small businesses to new heights. As we embark on this exciting journey, Spark Digital Strategies remains committed to empowering local businesses through strategic digital solutions, fostering growth
Explore Livermore Valley's Rich Wine Heritage with the 2024 Passport Discover the historical and vibrant Livermore Valley Wine Country with our 2024 Livermore Valley Wine Passport. For just $350 a year, this passport grants you and a guest access to 34 distinguished wineries, offering complimentary tastings at each location. Immerse yourself in the heart of California's wine culture, explore the region's heritage dating back to the 1800s, and enjoy exclusive discounts and insider benefits. With over $1,500
Sensiba is now an accredited certification body for the ISO/IEC 27001 and 27701 standards. We can now issue internationally-accepted certifications recognized by the ANSI National Accreditation Board (ANAB) and the International Accreditation Forum (IAF). This accreditation process ensures our clients have the certifications they need and the assurance that their certifications will be accepted globally. We provide certifications for these standards, and also perform audits for the 27017 and 27018
We're excited to share the FY 2022-2023 Annual Report, chronicling a year of extreme weather challenges. From our community’s water conservation efforts during the extreme drought in 2022 to our proactive response during the "Storm Apocalypse” in 2023, our agency remains dedicated to ensuring water quality and safety. Learn more about our strategic water supply management, progress on the Stoneridge Well PFAS Treatment System Project, and major initiatives for enhanced Water Reliability in the future. Our
The 2022-2023 Dublin Police Services Annual Report is now available for viewing. The document provides an overview of each unit in the department, as well as budget information, crime statistics, criminal investigations, and much more. View the report.
StopWaste is offering grants with a total of $1.1 million available in funding for projects in six categories. The focus is on innovative approaches to preventing waste in Alameda County and supporting local communities. Food Waste Prevention & Recovery: Up to $30,000 per grant for projects that prevent food waste through product or process redesign or recovery and redistribution of surplus edible food to feed people. For businesses, nonprofits, institutions, and K-12 school districts. Surplus Food
East Bay SBDC presentsRaising Capital for Small BusinessWORKSHOPS & CAPITAL SUMMITFEBRUARY 7 – APRIL 25, 2024In need of capital to start or grow your business? Want to learn financing available for different stages of business? Want to learn different channels for financing your business?WORKSHOPS East Bay SBDC presents a series of workshops to assist businesses to know how to finance/raise capital for your business. Our advisors are available to assist businesses with different types of financing.
East Bay SBDC presentsFood Entrepreneurship Training AcademyThinking of launching a food product or opening a restaurant/cafe?Learn how to start and succeed in the food business! Interested in learning:Profitable food business ideas and trendsWhat does it take to start a successful Food Business? Business Models, Financial Models, Feasibility Analysis, Menu and Recipe Costs? License and Permits NeededFinancing for food entrepreneursMarketing and Advertising to target customers East Bay SBDC and the
The Livermore Amador Valley Transit Authority (LAVTA) Board of Directors unanimously approved the agencies proposed Wheels in Motion network expansion and service enhancements at the January board meeting. The preferred bus network was selected after careful analysis of community and rider survey results and stakeholder feedback collected through Fall 2023. The new network provides more community coverage and improves weekend service. For commuters, the most significant change will be adjustment of Wheels
Effective December 11, 2023 Livermore Amador Valley Transit Authority (LAVTA) will implement additional afternoon Wheels bus service for Dublin High School. A new 501A run will run later and add student capacity. 501A services East Dublin, traveling along Tassajara and Fallon, terminating at Positano and Valentano. This new 501A will depart later, 30 to 60 minutes after the first run. The change creates seating for additional weekday student capacity to accommodate the high ridership on the 501
Livermore Amador Valley Transit Authority (LAVTA) continues its tradition of quality transportation services in Tri-Valley communities as reported by riders in its 2023 Passenger Satisfaction survey. Wheels riders scored the agency a 4.5 / 5 rating average for quality of service including safe, clean, and reliable operations. “Wheels continues to uphold the high standards of the communities it serves”, said Melissa Hernandez, LAVTA Board Chair and Mayor of Dublin. “Riders let us know they consider
The City Council approved the Citywide Outdoor Seating Design Guidelines at the September 19, 2023, City Council meeting. The Design Guidelines help to facilitate the design of permanent outdoor seating within parking lots for eating and drinking establishments. In addition, Design Guidelines ensure that outdoor seating within parking lots is aesthetically pleasing, provides a high-quality environment for patrons and is appropriately designed for the location. The Design Guidelines provides a framework
As an established entrepreneur will tell you, learning on the job is key to being successful at running a business. New entrepreneurs are bound to make mistakes, given the sheer amount of responsibility on their shoulders. However, instead of letting mistakes hold you back, the correct approach is to use them as a learning experience to make better decisions in the future. In this article, we explore a handful of common mistakes most new small business owners make and some helpful tips for minimizing and
In today's business world, it's more important than ever to keep up with the latest digital innovations. By harnessing the power of technology, small businesses can level the playing field and compete with larger businesses. Courtesy of the Dublin Chamber of Commerce, here is a collection of great advice on some ways that small businesses can use digital innovation to grow.Using AI Artificial intelligence (AI) is no longer a thing of the future — it's here now, and it's changing the business landscape.
Small businesses are the backbone of the American economy, and during the holidays, they need our support more than ever. A strong holiday shop local campaign can benefit not just individual businesses, but also the entire community. When you spend your money at a locally owned business, more of that money stays in the community. That's because locally-owned businesses tend to buy from other local businesses, and they're also more likely to reinvest their profits in the community. This strengthens the
It's no secret that we may be heading for a recession. And while that may be bad news for the economy as a whole, it doesn't have to be doom and gloom for your small business. With a little preparation, you can weather any economic downturn and come out the other side stronger than ever. Here's how courtesy of the Dublin Chamber of Commerce:Resist Layoffs A recession can be a tough time for any business. Orders dry up, customers disappear and profits dwindle. In response, many companies take the drastic
If you’re a small business, you need to invest in your local chamber of commerce, here’s why.CredibilityDiscounts and ResourcesNetworking and AdvocacyProfessional DevelopmentMarketing OpportunitiesREAD MORE HERE
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