[EVENT] 2020 One San Mateo City Council Candidates’ Forum


What: Candidates’ forum for San Mateo City CouncilWhen: Tuesday, September 15 from 7 to 8:15 p.m.Where: Virtually by Zoom (link provided to those who register) Three candidates are vying for two available seats. The voters must decide. Which of the candidates will enable the city to meet its urgent affordability needs? Which will commit to … Continue reading [EVENT] 2020 One San Mateo City Council Candidates’ Forum

A Letter From Faith in Action About What We Can All Do to Help During the COVID-19 Outbreak


Dear Friends,

This week, the reality of the worldwide health crisis is hitting home for all of us in San Mateo County. As faith leaders across many traditions, we share the fundamental truth that our values are built on the foundation of the interdependence of all human beings––a truth that is becoming clear right now in painful ways.

New ordinance targets landlords dubbed the “worst of the worst”


San Mateo, California — At its meeting on Tuesday, February 19, the City Council of San Mateo will consider adoption of an ordinance designed to ensure habitability of San Mateo apartments and to make provision for tenants who are forced to move as a result of extreme conditions threatening their health and safety. The idea for this ordinance was brought to the city by One San Mateo, a community group advocating for affordable housing solutions and a more fair and inclusive San Mateo.