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Town Newsletter | February 20, 2024

Posted on February 20, 2024

Read our latest newsletter to learn about: Upcoming Special Town Council meeting Street Sweeping PG&E Projects Gate Safeguards Summer Camps And more! Subscribe to the newsletter Subscribe to get this newsletter sent directly to you!

Fairfax Police Partners with Cordico to Provide Wellness App to Personnel

Posted on February 18, 2024

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FAIRFAX, CA –Mental and physical wellness is critical to a professional, successful police force. Because law enforcement officers are exposed to traumatic incidents at much higher rates than the general population, they are more susceptible to mental health issues such as PTSD, depression, anxiety and suicide. To proactively address these mental health...

Planned PG&E Outage Affecting Service at Claus Drive and Sir Francis Drake Blvd.

Posted on February 16, 2024

Planned Outage Coordinator (877) 743-6397 Planned Outage Reference ID 905946 Thursday, February 22, 2024 from 10:00 PM continuing through Friday, February 23, 2024 until 3:30 AM This interruption is necessary for PG&E crews to maintain their electrical equipment near your home or business. PG&E’s work is intended to improve the reliability and safety of electric...

Summer in Fairfax – check out our summer camps and sign up!

Posted on February 13, 2024

Spring Summer 2024 Recreation Guide Dive into a season of fun and inspiration with Fairfax Recreation's Spring/Summer 2024 Recreation Guide! Whether you're looking for enriching classes, exciting events, or just a dose of daily inspiration, our latest catalog has something for everyone. From the comfort of your home, view and download the guide online or...

Updates from Victory Village, a Message from Resources for Community Development

Posted on February 12, 2024

The Town Council Members and staff have been addressing concerns within our reach, such as the issue with the backup battery power not functioning during the recent power outage. We have been in contact with Victory Village’s management company, Resources for Community Development (RCD). RCD’s communications director has shared the following message: Resources for Community...

Town Council meeting recap | February 7, 2024

Posted on February 9, 2024

Photo credit: Martha E. Ture, Mt. Tamalpais Photography February 7, 2024 Highlights Consideration of a Donation of $25,000 to the Fairfax-Anselmo Children’s Center for the Purchase of 199 Porteous Avenue, Fairfax The Town Council approved a donation to the Fairfax-Anselmo Children’s Center for the Purchase of 199 Porteous Avenue, Fairfax from the Ross Valley School...

Review and comment period opens for Revised Final 2023-2031 Housing Element

Posted on February 9, 2024

The Town has made minor administrative corrections to the 2023-31 Housing Element, adopted by the Town Council on December 13, 2023. The adopted Housing Element is currently under review by the California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD). The Housing Element will be available on the Housing Element project page for seven days and...
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Town Newsletter | February 6, 2024

Posted on February 6, 2024

Read our latest newsletter to learn about: Storm update Fairfax's Local Hazard Mitigation Plan Fairfax Festival Poster and T-shirt Contest Electric Landscape Rebate Program And more! Subscribe to the newsletter Subscribe to get this newsletter sent directly to you!

Winter Storm Update – February 5, 2024

Posted on February 5, 2024

Rain is expected to continue throughout the week. National Weather Service has issued the following advisories: Flood Warning until February 5, 07:00 PM PST Coastal Flood Advisory in effect from February 6, 06:00 AM PST until February 10, 10:00 AM PST Town of Fairfax, RVFD, and County staff and equipment are communicating and are prepared...

Age Friendly Newsletter | February 2024

Posted on January 31, 2024

Click here for the latest Age Friendly Newsletter.  Sign up for the Age Friendly Newsletter We publicize the Age Friendly Newsletter monthly in the Town Newsletter and online. Subscribe to the Town Newsletter to receive Age friendly updates right into your inbox!

Fairfax Festival opens Poster and T-shirt Contest for their 45th annual festival

Posted on January 30, 2024

  Every year, the poster and T-shirt art for the Fairfax Festival is decided through our annual Poster & T-Shirt Contest. Entries are submitted and voted on by the Festival Committee. The winning entry will be the artwork judged to best capture the spirit and essence of the upcoming Festival. There is no cost to...

Prepare for heavy rains and strong winds Wednesday, January 31

Posted on January 29, 2024

Weather storm points to heavy rainfall and strong winds impacting Marin. Today is the last chance to clear leaves and debris from gutters and storm drains. There is high confidence of 4-6” totals across the County within 24 hours starting Wednesday morning. Gusty winds of 35-50 mph may cause down trees resulting in power outages....

Higgins Tennis coming to Fairfax for youth and adults this spring!

Posted on January 29, 2024

Higgins Tennis is offering group tennis classes for kids and adults this spring in Fairfax. Class Schedule Tennis for ages 4 to Adults: Days: Wednesdays – 9 week session Dates: April 3 – June 5 *see exact dates/times in link Time: 2:30- 7:30pm Tennis for ages 4 to Adults Days: Sundays – 8 week session...

Review and comment on Fairfax’s Local Hazard Mitigation Plan

Posted on January 29, 2024

Towns and cities are periodically required to update their Local Hazard Mitigation Plan (LHMP). The LHMP is used to identify and address hazards within their communities. Adoption of a plan is required to be eligible to receive Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) funding for certain projects. Due to the similarities between municipalities in Marin County,...

Town seeks bids for Rockridge Road Drainage Improvements

Posted on January 29, 2024

Rockridge Road Drainage Improvements Project Project improvements includes removal of existing asphalt pavement, earthwork grading, clearing, grubbing, traffic controls, utility location, and installation of storm drain drop inlets, saddle catch basin, storm drain pipe, trenching, backfilling, and hot mix asphalt pavement as indicated in the plans and these specifications. Addendums Addendum No. 1 Addendum No....

Town Council meeting recap | January 24, 2024

Posted on January 26, 2024

Photo credit: Martha E. Ture, Mt. Tamalpais Photography January 24, 2024 Highlights Zoning amendments to certain chapters of Title 17 (Zoning) of the Fairfax Municipal Code to implement Program 2-A (Workforce Housing Overlay) Jeff Beiswenger, Planning and Building Director, and Dyett and Bhatia consultant, Andrew Hill delivered a presentation to describe the proposed zoning changes...
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Town Newsletter | January 23, 2024

Posted on January 23, 2024

Read our latest newsletter to learn about: Upcoming Town Council meeting Wall Property Update Weekend Storm Damage Electric Landscape Rebate Program And more! Subscribe to the newsletter Subscribe to get this newsletter sent directly to you!

PG&E Vegetation Management Weekly Look Ahead | Week of January 22

Posted on January 22, 2024

PG&E will be performing vegetation management at the following locations in Fairfax next week, January 22 - January 27, 2024. View PG&E’s full slide deck on vegetation management. You can also learn more about this program by visiting PG&E’s managing trees and plants site. Please contact PG&E with any questions or concerns at treesafety@pge.com or 1-877-295-4949. Location Trims...

PG&E Encourages Students to Apply for College Scholarships

Posted on January 12, 2024

More than $200,000 is being made available through scholarships created by PG&E’s 11 employee resource groups (ERG) and two engineering network groups (ENG). These groups support and advance diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging within PG&E and the hometowns it serves. The PG&E Corporation Foundation (PG&E Foundation) is inviting applicants for its annual Better Together STEM...

Special Town Council meeting recap | January 10, 2024

Posted on January 12, 2024

Photo credit: Martha E. Ture, Mt. Tamalpais Photography January 10, 2024 Highlights Parks and Recreation Commission Interviews Last night, the Town Council interviewed and appointed two applicants for the Parks and Recreation Commission: Lita Zigounakis and Rachel Fischbein. The Parks and Recreation Commission are still seeking applications. Learn more about PARC and consider applying! Read...
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