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|"Friends of Redwood City"
is a group of concerned citizens acting together to protect and enhance
the quality of life and environmental resources in Redwood City and
our region. Learn more about us...
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Have "Your Say"
on the Future of Our City
"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed
citizens can change the world. Indeed, it's the only thing that ever has." - Margaret Mead
This group of caring citizens has come together to help bridge the gap that exists between our city's government and its residents to better
meet challenges we face such as budget
cuts, strain on our environmental resources, and an uncertain economic
We intend to play an active role in guiding
decisions that will affect our ability to create a sustainable and vibrant
community, and we invite you to participate. Mark
this page to stay current on upcoming issues, activities, and concerns
that may be of interest to you.
A Little History
"Friends of Redwood City," founded in 1982, and led in the
campaign that resulted in Bair Island becoming a National Wildlife Preserve (this recent article in the SF Chronicle tells the full story). Some of its members along with other citizens founded "People for Housing
Not High Rises" in 2004, conducting the successful No
on Measure Q campaign.
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