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Check Out What's Happening in District 1 in April!

13th Annual West Valley Senior Walk

Join Councilmember Dev Davis and me at Westfield Valley Fair for the 13th Annual West Valley Senior Walk. This fun-filled event includes a walk around the mall and the chance to learn about the resources available to you from various city and non-profit vendors. Enjoy free registration, a free breakfast, raffle prizes, exercise stations, and more!.

Friday, April 13th, 2018
7:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. 

Westfield Valley Fair Mall
2855 Stevens Creek Blvd. 

Click here to register as a participant, vendor, or volunteer.

Great American Litter Pick-Up

Celebrate Earth Day at the 18th Annual Great American Litter Pick-Up, hosted by my office at Country Lane Elementary School and Starbird Park. Get volunteer hours and enjoy a light breakfast and lunch while keeping your community clean.

San José high schools can take part in a competition to win some money and recognition for your school. The top three high schools with the most student volunteers will win $1,000, $500, or $250. I look forward to seeing you on Earth Day!

Saturday, April 21st, 2018
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Country Lane Elementary School
5140 Country Lane, San José, CA 95129

Starbird Park
100 Boynton Avenue, San José, CA 95117

Register to volunteer online

Interested in hosting your own clean-up site during the month of April? Contact Rose Dhaliwal in my office at or (408) 535-4901 to learn how you can get the resources and support to do so. 

D1 Decides: Participatory Budgeting
Share Your Ideas at

Have an idea to improve your community? Share it!  

Participatory Budgeting is a democratic process designed to engage the community in the budget process. YOU share and propose your project ideas, YOU talk to your neighbors about your community needs, and YOU vote on which projects should receive $200,000 in public funds. 

With D1 Decides, you can work and engage with the government to see changes that impact your life. If you have an idea that would improve your community, submit your proposal online or in person at the following locations: 

West Valley Branch Library
1243 San Tomas Aquino Road, San José, CA 95117

Calabazas Branch Library
1230 S. Blaney Avenue, San José, CA 95129

Cypress Community and Senior Center
403 Cypress Avenue, San José, CA 95117

*Ask a staff member at any of these locations for the hard copy submission forms

Deadline to submit ideas is Sunday, April 15th, 11:59 p.m. PST. 

Join in on the process that builds community and connectedness within San José. To learn more, share your ideas, or see what your neighbors have already proposed, visit

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