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Construction could soon start at site of a historic land swap between city and county

Construction could soon start at site of a historic land swap between city and county

After a decade of negotiations, officials finalized an agreement on a property exchange, a crucial first step towards effectively ending homelessness in the county.
Woodside, Sequoia football renews 'Battle for Redwood City'

Woodside, Sequoia football renews 'Battle for Redwood City'

The Woodside and Sequoia football teams will both get up for this game, to be played Friday night
Firefighters responded to 2 to 3 times as many incidents during Sunday’s historic rainstorm

Firefighters responded to 2 to 3 times as many incidents during Sunday’s historic rainstorm

Officers received back-to-back calls about fallen trees, downed power lines, vehicle accidents and flooding
“Neighbors helping neighbors”: A fallen tree was no match for the mysterious woman with a chainsaw

“Neighbors helping neighbors”: A fallen tree was no match for the mysterious woman with a chainsaw

"She knows her s--t!" says Redwood City man after neighbor helps chop, clear fallen tree
Redwood City to reinforce commitment to equity by adopting Equity Plan

Redwood City to reinforce commitment to equity by adopting Equity Plan

The Plan would also "improve outcomes for marginalized communities," according to city documents
Historic rainfall drenches Redwood City in season’s first major storm

Historic rainfall drenches Redwood City in season’s first major storm

With over 4 inches of rain, Sunday was the city’s third wettest day of all time.
Bay Area atmospheric river storm causes power outages, road closures, flooding as NWS cancels flood advisory for Bay Area

Bay Area atmospheric river storm causes power outages, road closures, flooding as NWS cancels flood advisory for Bay Area

In Redwood City, thousands remain without power; PG&E has assigned crews to some neighborhoods to assess the outages, but estimated restoration times are unclear
Storm soaks the Bay Area

Storm soaks the Bay Area

In San Mateo County, an evacuation warning was upgraded to an order at 8 a.m. Sunday for the area of the CZU Lightning Complex burn area.
Making a local call? Starting Sunday, you'll need to use the area code

Making a local call? Starting Sunday, you'll need to use the area code

In California, you may also need to dial 1 before the area code, according to the FCC.
Some Redwood City Latinos are hesitant, concerned about the COVID-19 vaccine

Some Redwood City Latinos are hesitant, concerned about the COVID-19 vaccine

Have you been vaccinated? It’s a question Villacorta asks his patients every day.