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MAY 21 - 25TH - Your Input is Crucial to Shape Mall Future

​Hillsdale Mall has already asked Council for special considerations to develop their property, so it will be huge to participate to work toward a project to best benefit our community.  Development going beyond Measure Y height/density limits would require a ballot measure.  This could be a sticky situation for Hillsdale Mall if the Council couples it with an ask for extreme overdevelopment throughout the city. If voters don't like that any portion, they could reject the measure entirely, that would torpedo any proposed Hillsdale increases, too.  So, we do have some leverage to help them find something workable. We recommend attending at least one of these three events to share your thoughts!




Sat May 21st – In Person Event from 12 -3 PM


Mon May 23rd – Virtual Open House from 5 - 7PM (Interactive Workshop)


Wed May 25th – In Person from 4 - 7 PM

May 22nd - Lion Dancing/Kung Fu Day - FREE!

Former BHNA Board members Cindy Hui and Marlene Tam are excited to announce KUNG FU DAY!  A family-friendly FREE event on Sunday, May 22nd from 11 – 1 p.m. featuring lion dancing and Kung Fu demonstrations! Cindy & Marlene have been leading the effort to bring Kung Fu Day to San Mateo after its mid-March inaugural performance in San Francisco’s Chinatown. Performances are by traditional martial artists from all around the Bay Area whose goal is to preserve, share, and celebrate the 300+ year old cultural art.  Event held outdoors at 2025 Kehoe Ave. (Bayside Academy) – take the entrance between Roberta Drive and Herschel Street to the basketball courts where the performances will occur.


Hacienda Farmer's Market is Open!

May brings the annual kick-off of our local Farmer's Market at 194 W. 25th Avenue every Tuesday from 3pm - 7 pm.  Come get fresh produce, delicious foods and more through October!

BINGO at the Senior Center

Enjoy Wednesday afternoons playing BINGO at the San Mateo Senior Center from 2-4 p.m. Doors open at 1:45 p.m. and cards are $1. Registration is required. Visit to learn more and sign up today. Senior Center is located at 2645 Alameda de las Pulgas.


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