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jennifer strohfus posted an event

Newby Class Action Settlement Info Booth at 106 Dixon Rd, Milpitas, crossing of MacDonald fast food restaurant on N Milpitas blvd

February 6, 2016 from 10am to 5pm
FEB 6th and 7th from 10-5PM we will have a information booth set in front of Liang's Dentist (106 Dixon Rd, Milpitas, crossing of MacDonald fast food restaurant on N Milpitas blvd).The info booth is to provide newby class action settlement info, stamps, and envelopes.Please come over to turn in your letters or canvass in your neighborhood if you have time this coming weekend. if you don't have time but money, you can donate to…See More
Thursday
Charlotte Allen posted a discussion

Fremont residents don't agree with City's development report

FCN was featured in the San Jose Mercury News article on the January 5th City Council meeting where Fremont residents panned the City's development report: http://www.mercurynews.com/news/ci_29355743/residents-pan-fremont-development-activity-reportSee More
Tuesday
Charlotte Allen's discussion was featured

Fremont residents don't agree with City's development report

FCN was featured in the San Jose Mercury News article on the January 5th City Council meeting where Fremont residents panned the City's development report: http://www.mercurynews.com/news/ci_29355743/residents-pan-fremont-development-activity-reportSee More
Tuesday
Dave Jacobs replied to Amanda Anguelouch's discussion Joint FUSD/City Council Meeting 2/1 4:30
"The Fremont City Council and City Planning are ignoring the fact that all of the construction that they are approving 5,000+ units to date, is destroying our local communities and overcrowding our schools to the point where our children are being…"
Monday
Amanda Anguelouch posted a discussion

Joint FUSD/City Council Meeting 2/1 4:30

Sharing posts from Facebook page:  Fremont Citizens Want Schools!1)  Here is a three minute video from the recent 1/27/16 Fremont School Board Meeting. Larry Sweeney proposes engaging the City of Fremont to donate excess city property (land) to schools. I personally can only applaud this request. I plan to voice my support for the idea at the next FUSD/City meeting 2/1/2016, please join us,…See More
Jan 31
Kathy McDonald posted an event

FUSD BOARD Retreat THIS SATURDAY at FUSD BOARD ROOM

January 27, 2016 all day
This Saturday, the FUSD Board will be holding a retreat at the district office (4210 Technology Drive Fremont, CA 94538).  The meeting starts at 9AM.Below are some of the issues to be discussed at this meeting: 1. getting the city to donate land to build schools 2. re-purposing more Measure E funds to build classrooms 3. 2040 students currently being overloaded out of neighborhood schools 4. possible territory reassignment into other school districts Please attend to learn more about these and…See More
Jan 27
Kathy McDonald posted a discussion

FUSD BOARD Retreat THIS SATURDAY

This Saturday, the FUSD Board will be holding a retreat at the district office (4210 Technology Drive Fremont, CA 94538). Below are some of the issues to be discussed at this meeting: 1. getting the city to donate land to build schools 2. re-purposing more Measure E funds to build classrooms 3. 2040 students being overloaded out of neighborhood schools 4. possible territory reassignment into other school districts Please attend to learn more about these and other issues that AFFECT US and our…See More
Jan 27
jennifer strohfus posted a discussion

Newby Landfill Class Action Lawsuit Settlement: Please Opt out and spread words out!

Dear South Fremont ResidentsDear Milpitas Post Editor,Recently, approximately 6800 households around Newby Landfill have received a class action settlement. The settlement was signed by Peter Ng, Dolly Wu and Republic Services, but it applies to all residents within 1.5 miles of Newby whether they are aware of it or not.The settlement stipulates that all residents who live within 1.5 miles of the Newby Landfill have four choices:1.       Opt-in: Fill out a claim form to claim the compensation.…See More
Jan 21
Amanda Anguelouch posted a discussion

FUSD/City Council meeting M 2/1/16 @ FUSD 4:30

Good news! Court ruled in favor of FUSD over the Patterson Ranch students' unassigned status.It's worth your time attending the FUSD/City Council meeting on M 2/1/16 at 4:30 to be held at FUSD 4210 Technology Dr. I'm really trying to motivate parents/public to speak up. City Council does have the power to give FUSD land. My husband was the only parent at last night's City Council meeting speaking. Can anyone talk to their PTA? I can't go to every school.…See More
Jan 13
Dave Jacobs posted a discussion

January 12th Connolly's Goes In front of the City Council...come out to speak

The last chance to speak on the Connolly Center project is at the CityCouncil Meeting on Tuesday, January 12th.This one is important to us. We've been speaking against this proposalfor two years, but now we need some help.The owners of the Connolly Center and Chapel Business Centers inIrvington want to sell their properties to a development company.That's okay. Connolly's Furniture and Conklin Brothers Flooring wantto move elsewhere. That's okay too.What's not okay is that the development…See More
Jan 9
Mark Allen replied to Mark Allen's discussion Ohlone College Frontage Property Development Project
"Ohlone to revisit frontage development Brianne O'Sullivan, News editor November 24, 2015   Ohlone will revisit the possibility of developing the front acreage to garner more non-apportionment revenue. The Board of Trustees discussed the…"
Jan 9
Mark Allen posted a discussion

Ohlone College Frontage Property Development Project

I am not sure if everyone is aware that Ohlone College has revived a project to lease part of their land that was donated to them for educational purposes and have developers build a large housing/retail complex in San Jose Mission Fremont. They had started on this project several years ago and the Ohlone Board board had approved it but the developer abruptly cancelled the project. No reason was ever given by the college when I asked at that time. Ohlone has started the project back up again…See More
Jan 9
Dave Jacobs posted a discussion

Speak Out at Jan. 5th Citywide Development Plan Meeting

A City report on the impact of new housing developments proposes to"consider", "study", "prioritize", and "continue to work on" variousproblems without any firm implementation dates. Meanwhile, newdevelopments will continue to be reviewed under the current rules. Isthis what you want? Do you really want to wait?And are they even addressing all of the complaints you have voicedover the last few years?It's time for you to take action about developments!Attend the City Council Meeting on Tuesday,…See More
Jan 3
Moses Wang replied to Murali's discussion FUSD funds new classrooms....
"I remembered that the cost per class room is ~$880K per room. My estimate for each class room is no more 1500 SQF, no kitchen, no bath room, no plumbing. In my view, the cost is pretty high. I don't know what's the typical cost, union/no…"
Nov 29, 2015
Murali posted a discussion

FUSD funds new classrooms....

http://www.mercurynews.com/fremont/ci_29139770/fremont-unified-approves-33-million-plan-add-classroomsInteresting to see the cost to add class rooms in schools?  Does it take $33M to add extra classrooms in land already paid for?whos reviewing these bids/budgets ?whats the accoutability ?what is being built ?Are the buildings in areas where there is projected…See More
Nov 20, 2015
Moses Wang posted a discussion

Regular Meeting of the Board of Education at Nov 18, 2015.

Quoted"Staff has presented to the Board information regarding enrollment trends, staffing projection, and facilities needs due to enrollment growth.  Based on these analysis, the following classrooms are needed to address the immediate needs for 2016-17 school year:Elementary schools in the American High School attendance area need at least 18 classroomsElementary schools at Washington High School attendance area need at least 3 classroomsThornton Junior High School needs at least 3…See More
Nov 15, 2015
Gus Morrison left a comment for Amanda Anguelouch
"Angela,  Please send me an email so I can respond to your question.  I cannot respond through this site. Gus Morrison mayorgus@Hotmail.com"
Oct 24, 2015
Amanda Anguelouch left a comment for ivy wei wu
"Hello Miss Wu, My husband and I are trying to figure how to get a community initiative to get more schools built.  We are not political people, but feel very strongly about the school overcrowding.  I've started a FB page, Fremont…"
Oct 24, 2015
Amanda Anguelouch left a comment for Gus Morrison
"Hello Mr. Morrison, My husband and I are trying to figure how to get a community initiative to get more schools built.  We are not political people, but feel very strongly about the school overcrowding.  I've started a FB page,…"
Oct 24, 2015
Amanda Anguelouch posted a blog post

Fremont Citizens Want Schools! FB Page created

Hello,I've created a Facebook page for people to unite regarding school overcrowding and how to get new schools built asap in Fremont.  There is no content yet.  I'm hoping a solution will evolve by mobilizing the thousands of people that are frustrated by this worsening situation.  Please join and share!https://www.facebook.com/groups/1654943394747876/requests/#!/groups/1654943394747876/See More
Oct 21, 2015
 
 
 

Forum

Joint FUSD/City Council Meeting 2/1 4:30 1 Reply

Started by Amanda Anguelouch in City Government & Planning. Last reply by Dave Jacobs on Monday.

FUSD BOARD Retreat THIS SATURDAY

Started by Kathy McDonald in Education & Schools Jan 27.

Ohlone College Frontage Property Development Project 1 Reply

Started by Mark Allen in City Government & Planning. Last reply by Mark Allen Jan 9.

FUSD funds new classrooms.... 1 Reply

Started by Murali in City Government & Planning. Last reply by Moses Wang Nov 29, 2015.

FYI regarding Patterson Ranch 1 Reply

Started by Ann Crosbie in Education & Schools. Last reply by Amanda Anguelouch Oct 15, 2015.

Spent our money/fund appropriately 2 Replies

Started by SLT in City Government & Planning. Last reply by SLT Sep 26, 2015.

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