Upcoming Weather Alert!

This week’s upcoming weather forecast is expecting rainfall from tonight till tomorrow morning, with additional rain through the weekend. On top of that, freezing temperatures are also expected. Please stay safe and review the following material to remain well informed. Check out for more information.

United Against Hate Week: November 13-19th, 2022

The City of San Rafael City Council has unanimously approved a resolution declaring the week of November 13 – 19th 2022 as United Against Hate Week. United Against Hate Week is a call for seven days of local civic action by people in every community to stop the hate and implicit biases that are a dangerous … Continued

Policing in our Community

Policing in our Community Join Councilmember Maika Llorens Gulati and Chief of Police David Spiller to share your ideas of how the Police Department can best serve San Rafael. Light refreshments will be provided.  Meetings will be offered in Spanish and English, with interpretation offered at both. The same topics will be covered at both … Continued

Alternative Response Team RFP

  The City is looking for a service provider with a history of implementing successful field‐based programs and mental health services to operate an Alternative Response Team (ART) that would serve as a first response team to a variety of requests for service, to include individuals in crisis. Experience with crisis response is preferred. The … Continued

The Great Shakeout – October 20, 2022

Let’s prepare for an earthquake by participating in the Great Shakeout on October 20th at 10:20 am! Register at to be counted. For more details, please check out the flyer below.  

Labor Day Weekend Heat Wave

Marin County, including the City of San Rafael, has received an Excessive Heat Warning from the National Weather Service (NWS) for this upcoming holiday weekend. While forecasts may continue to change, temperatures in the mid to high 90s are likely. In addition, a Flex Alert was issued by California ISO for Wednesday 8/31. Additional flex … Continued

RFI for IHU Development Project – Due 09/19/2022

  The City of San Rafael, in an ongoing effort to respond to the homelessness crisis in Marin County, is requesting information from property owners, managers, developers, faith-based organizations, or social service providers who are interested in partnering with the City of San Rafael on a potential Interim Housing Unit (IHU) development project. The IHU … Continued

Investigation Underway into Anti-Semitic Flyers Distributed in Neighborhood

  San Rafael, CA – On Sunday, July 24, 2022, an investigation into who distributed anti-Semitic flyers in San Rafael was started after police were called to the city’s West End neighborhood in the downtown. Just after 6:45 PM, the San Rafael Police Department received information that an unknown person(s) distributed anti-Semitic flyers to driveways … Continued

Getting to know the St. Vincent de Paul Society of Marin St. Vincent de Paul Society of Marin has been serving San Rafael since 1946. With a long history of collaboration, St. Vincent de Paul has successfully partnered with the community in their journey to end hunger, poverty, and homelessness in Marin. Their free dining … Continued

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