DanvilleSanRamon.com http://danvillesanramon.com If it is local and useful, it is on DanvilleSanRamon.com. en-us <![CDATA[Central San names new deputy GM]]> The Central Contra Costa Sanitary District (Central San) -- which serves Danville, San Ramon and Alamo -- has hired Ann Sasaki as the new deputy general manager.]]> <![CDATA[Drought downgraded from 'exceptional' to 'severe']]> Wetter than usual weather conditions across Northern California has prompted a downgrade of the drought classification from "exceptional" to "severe," according to the U.S. Drought Monitor and the National Weather Service.]]> <![CDATA[San Ramon Valley golf pros win NorCal PGA awards]]> Two golf professionals at San Ramon Valley clubs have earned top awards from the Northern California Section of the Professional Golfers' Association of America.]]> <![CDATA[San Ramon Regional nurses voting on new 4-year contract]]> Registered nurses at six Tenet Health hospitals from Northern to Southern California, including at San Ramon Regional Medical Center, are voting this week on a new four-year agreement with the hospital system that protects health coverage and provides for pension and economic gains.]]> <![CDATA[Danville council OKs garbage rate increases]]> Garbage pickup rates in Danville are on track to rise in late winter.]]> <![CDATA[Deadline extended for Iron Horse trail overcrossing surveys]]> San Ramon city officials have extended the deadline for online surveys seeking public input on conceptual designs for Iron Horse Regional Trail overcrossings at Bollinger Canyon and Crow Canyon roads.]]> <![CDATA[Tri-Valley Hero: Beverly Lane, preservation for the ages]]> Beverly Lane has epitomized effective and meaningful public service in the Tri-Valley for more than 30 years, initially making her mark while sitting on the first Danville Town Council and then solidifying it while spending the past two decades on the regional park district board -- all the while helping to preserve local history through her research and published writings.]]> <![CDATA[Officials seek input on new Alamo park]]> The Alamo Municipal Advisory Council and county officials are reaching out to the public for ideas about a new park planned for the southwestern part of Alamo.]]> <![CDATA[Dublin woman killed in I-580 crash]]> A woman who was killed in a collision on Interstate Highway 580 in Livermore last week has been identified by the Alameda County coroner's bureau as 36-year-old Erica Halter of Dublin.]]> <![CDATA[San Ramon pedestrian improvement project underway]]> Construction for San Ramon's pedestrian and signal improvement project at four Bollinger Canyon Road intersections is underway and expected to continue through February. ]]> <![CDATA[Buchanan announces State Senate bid]]> Former San Ramon Valley assemblywoman Joan Buchanan announced this week that she will seek a soon-to-be-vacated seat in the California State Senate, vowing to run a "strictly positive campaign" in the upcoming special election.]]>