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Amanda Anguelouch posted a discussion

Summary of 4/20 Bus trip to State Allocation Board meeting

Sharing my post on Fremont Citizens Want Schools! Facebook page.Lots going on now in the push to build schools in Fremont! 2 upcoming events you can attend & speak in support of new schools: FUSD/City Council Meeting May 2 (M) 4:30-6:30p @ Mission San Jose Elementary. Push for land donation from the City. May 25, next bus trip to Sacramento. Push for Level 3 fees (max builder fees) A summary of our school bus trip to the State Allocation Board Meeting yesterday (4/20) in Sacramento. The…See More
Apr 21
Liz Fischer liked Liz Fischer's blog post Trip to Sacramento
Apr 12
Liz Fischer posted a blog post

Trip to Sacramento

Our school district has been working hard to meet the demand for classrooms and yet our district along with many others have been put on a waiting list for funding from the state. It's time to send a message.Click the link below to sign up for a trip to Sacramento to attend the April 20th State Allocation Board meeting at the Capitol. Transportation provided by FUSD.…See More
Apr 12
Judy Chong left a comment for Sam Ju
"Hi, Sam, I work at the Club as a personal trainer, but am considered an independent contractor.  And yes, I could be fired if the owner decides having me speak my mind is contrary to her interests.  She has done so in the past. "
Apr 7
Dave Jacobs posted discussions
Apr 4
Judy Chong posted a blog post

Save Kimber Park - Again

This is a complicated issue that many people thought was settled.  However, the owner saw otherwise, and sued the City.  The upshot was the judge ruled that the owner gets a "do over".  The following is a summary of what was posted on the Save Kimber Park Facebook page:Private Open Space is the land use designation most appropriate for the property. We went to the informational meeting on March 17, organized by the Planning Department.  The city needs to decide once again the correct land use…See More
Mar 24
Amanda Anguelouch posted a discussion

3/15/16 Lily Mei asked City for support to get schools built!

Yeah Vice Mayor Lily Mei! At the 3/15/16 City Council meeting she proposed a "referral" to the City Council to consider amending the City's 2016 Legislative Guiding Principles to:1) Support State Bond Measures for School Construction,2) Support increase fee caps if the State Bond Measure does not pass, and3) Consider support changing of the state formulas allowing for higher developer fees.You can see the video clip at time 2:06-2:32…See More
Mar 21
Sarah Morgan updated an event

Coffee With Cops "Traffic Talk" at Bean Scene Cafe by Broadway West Theater

March 8, 2016 from 5:30pm to 7pm
This event is being hosted by the Fremont Chief of Police, Traffic Engineer, Hans Larsen, and other traffic officers. If you are concerned by the ever increasing traffic, increased speeds, or lack of safety at cross walks for pedestrians, you must attend this event. We all need to express our frustration and concerns. Fremont's plans to improve traffic safety is called VisionZero--it was approved by Council on 9/15/15 and posted on 9/29/15. It's an interesting plan. Hope to see you there, SSee More
Feb 23
Sarah Morgan posted an event

Coffee With Cops "Traffic Talk" at Bean Scene Cafe by Broadway West Theater

March 8, 2016 from 5:30pm to 7pm
This event is being hosted by the Fremont Chief of Police, Traffic Engineer, Hans Larsen, and other traffic officers. If you are concerned by the ever increasing traffic, increased speeds, or lack of safety at cross walks for pedestrians, you must attend this event. We all need to express our frustration and concerns. Fremont's plans to improve traffic safety is called VisionZero--it was approved by Council on 9/15/15 and posted on 9/29/15. It's an interesting plan. Hope to see you there, SSee More
Feb 21
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
Feb 3
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
Feb 1
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
Feb 1
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…"
Feb 1
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
 
 
 

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

Started by Amanda Anguelouch in City Government & Planning. Last reply by Dave Jacobs Feb 1.

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.

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