City News

Welcome to the News section of the City of Daly City website.  This section contains the News stories and announcements for 2010 and forward.

Please see the News Archives for stories and announcements for 2009 and prior years.

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Citizens Academy 7 Offers Daly City Residents an Introduction to Local Government Operations

Daly City is accepting applications for its Seventh Annual Citizens Academy. Returning this fall, the nine-week course begins September 25 and continues through November 20. Classroom sessions will take place Thursday evenings from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at City Hall. Optional field trips will take place on one or two Saturdays. As in years past, the course is free to Daly City residents.

Council Adopts Urgency Ordinance to Regulate Outdoor Water Use

In response to the ongoing severe drought, the City Council on August 11 adopted an urgency ordinance regulating outdoor water use to conform with emergency drought regulations recently adopted by the State Water Resources Control Board.

National Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration is on Thurs., September 18

Please join the City Council for Daly City's 12th annual National Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration on Thurs., Sept. 18, 2014, 5:00-8:00 pm, at War Memorial Center, 6655 Mission Street.

Mosquito Fogging in Parts of Daly City Scheduled for Night of August 21, 2014

The San Mateo County Mosquito and Vector Control District (SMCMVCD) detected adult mosquitoes carrying West Nile Virus (WNV). The District will conduct truck-mounted mosquito fogging treatment in the southeast part of the City (near South San Francisco and Colma) the night of Thursday, August 21, between 9:00 pm and 5:00 am (weather permitting).

Slurry Seal 2014 Comes to Original Daly City, Civic Center and Hillside Blvd Neighborhoods

Daly City’s annual Street Slurry Seal and Cape Seal Project repairs areas of damaged pavement, replaces fine aggregate stripped from the pavement surface and reduces water penetration in the roadway base. This year’s project includes the Original Daly and Civic Center neighborhoods and Hillside Boulevard. This work is scheduled to occur between July and September 2013.

Worst Drought in State’s History Requires More Water Conservation

In response to the ongoing severe drought, the State Water Resources Control Board issued an emergency regulation to water agencies, which includes the City of Daly City, to increase water conservation or face possible fines of up to $500 a day for each infraction.

Social Media is Now Active in City Government

Social media has become a daily part of how we interact with friends and community. In fact, it is estimated that nearly 70% of internet users spend more time with social media sites than any other type of site.

Social Media Poll

Departments across the City have launched social media sites in order to distribute information, reach a broad audience of residents, and increase our community engagement. Help the City learn how best to connect with you by completing our social media poll.

Daly City Partners with Service Line Warranties of America for Sewer Repair Protection

Homeowners in Daly City may have recently received letters to inform them of a voluntary sewer service line warranty program offered through Service Line Warranties of America (SLWA). Residents seeking to enroll in the program call SLWA directly at 1(866) 425-6222 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. The North San Mateo County Sanitation District, a subsidiary of the City of Daly City, announced its continued partnership with Service Line Warranties of America (SLWA) to offer the National League of Cities (NLC) Service Line Warranty Program. The NLC Service Line Warranty Program offers voluntary warranty protection for sewer lines in the event of a failure.

Fireworks are Prohibited

For many, the 4th of July isn’t a celebration unless there are fireworks. However, due to the serious health and safety risks that fireworks pose to our residents, Daly City prohibits fireworks. The City urges residents to obey the law.