DanvilleSanRamon.com http://danvillesanramon.com If it is local and useful, it is on DanvilleSanRamon.com. en-us <![CDATA[PG&E uses new technology to manage gas leaks]]> The Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has begun using new car-mounted technology to assist in reducing methane leaks and increasing early leak detection at its San Ramon-based Gas Control Center. ]]> <![CDATA[San Ramon council to talk Housing Element, police staffing]]> Updates to the city's housing plan, a proposal to increase police staffing levels and a five-year financial outlook presentation are among the lead topics for the San Ramon City Council meeting Tuesday (Jan. 27).]]> <![CDATA[4 Democrats, 1 Republican enter State Senate race]]> The candidate list for the upcoming State Senate special election is set, with four Democrats and one Republican successfully filing nomination papers last week to qualify for the race to represent the San Ramon Valley and the rest of the 7th State Senate District.]]> <![CDATA[Danville releases annual report in new format]]> The town of Danville has debuted an updated format for its annual report, which provides an overview of town departments and services.]]> <![CDATA[Police: Armed man robs San Ramon bank]]> Police said a man armed with a handgun made off with an undisclosed amount of money after he robbed a bank in San Ramon on Saturday afternoon.]]> <![CDATA[School board to debate ordering parcel tax renewal election]]> The San Ramon Valley school board Tuesday is scheduled to consider whether to order an election this May to ask voters to renew the annual $144 local education parcel tax for nine more years.]]> <![CDATA[San Ramon committee to discuss Central Park basketball courts]]> The San Ramon Policy Committee is set to consider options for relocation of the Central Park basketball courts during its regular meeting this Wednesday (Jan. 28).]]> <![CDATA[School district recruits for Parcel Tax Oversight Committee]]> The San Ramon Valley school district is seeking applications from citizens to fill six positions on the committee that oversees how the district spends funds generated by the Measure C parcel tax.]]> <![CDATA[Break-ins, thefts top DPD call log]]> The Danville Police Department provides DanvilleSanRamon.com with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling from Jan. 4-10, omitting the more mundane.]]> <![CDATA[San Ramon teens win symphony's Competition for Young Musicians]]> Two San Ramon teen pianists have been selected to perform as soloists at the Livermore-Amador Symphony concert next month after winning a Tri-Valley youth musician contest last fall.]]> <![CDATA[San Ramon Valley Kiwanis issues call for grant applications]]> The Kiwanis Club of San Ramon Valley, through its San Ramon Valley Kiwanis Foundation affiliate, is issuing a call for area nonprofits to apply for available grants totaling $35,000 to be awarded this year.]]>