Tour de Moffett Park Goes Virtual

We are all adjusting to the changes in our work lives. For many this means that we have had to look for new ways to stay connected. One fun way is the Moffett Park Business Group’s annual Tour de Moffett Park! We were able to keep this year’s Tour de Moffett Park celebration on the [...]

July 24, 2020|

Moffett Park Business Group Provides Up To $4 Subsidy on Waze Carpools

Even though many people are working from home during the pandemic, there is still a group of people who are making the trip from their homes to their work-sites. To support this group Moffett Park Business Group is offering up to $4 for every Waze Carpool that starts or ends in the Moffett Park. While [...]

July 23, 2020|

Bike to Work is Now May Power

May is National Bike Month! To celebrate, the Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition has May Power, a fun way to engage in the joys of biking. How the month looks -  May 1 to 9 is Flower Power week. Please take a picture of flowers you see while riding and post with the hashtag #FlowerPowerSVBC. May [...]

April 17, 2020|

MPBG April 2020 Newsletter

City of Sunnyvale Business Licenses Tax Study Session Sunnyvale Staff will present to City Council a status overview of the Business Licenses Tax study during the Sunnyvale City Council meeting on Tuesday, April 14, at 7:00 pm. Through the 2019 study issue process, Sunnyvale City Council directed Sunnyvale staff to evaluate the business license program. [...]

April 13, 2020|

MPBG February 2020 Newsletter

City of Sunnyvale Measure B and District-Based Elections Measure B will be on the City of Sunnyvale ballot March 3, 2020. The measure proposes amending Sunnyvale’s city charter at-large city council, election system to a six-district system. Under the district system a voter will elect a council member for his/her district and directly elect a [...]

April 13, 2020|

MPBG October 2019 Newsletter

Which Council District Map Do You Prefer? Over the summer, the City launched a community-driven map drawing process to determine the six Council district boundaries for Sunnyvale elections in November 2020 (should the ballot measure succeed). A total of 26 community maps were submitted for consideration and Council has narrowed the options to four maps. [...]

April 13, 2020|

Bike to Work Day Postponed to September 2020

Due to COVID-19, the Bay Area Bike to Work Day has been postponed from May 14 to Thursday Sept 24, 2020. Some alternative bicycling activities will likely occur during Bike Month in May. Details TBD, stay tuned.

March 30, 2020|

VTA and Muni Suspend Light Rail Services Indefinetly

VTA and Muni public transit agencies have suspended all light rail and subway services due to the impcasts fromthe Covid-19 Pandemic. VTA Under the County’s Shelter-in-Place order, VTA is prioritizing essential service to hospitals, health care facilities, pharmacies, grocery stores, food banks, shelters and other essential destinations during this time of extraordinary caution. This map [...]

March 30, 2020|

Public Transit Changes due to Covid-19

The Covid-19 Pandemic has greatly impacted public transit agencies and car traffic volumes. In every corner of public transit, ridership is down anywhere from 56%, (VTA buses), to 90%, (BART trains). Even traffic volume has dropped significantly, such as 51% of San Francisco traffic on March 20.   While public health officials have identified public [...]

March 30, 2020|

Moffett Park Specific Plan Study Issue

Sunnyvale with its community members are creating a new vision and guiding principles for the future of Moffett Park. This initiative, a comprehensive update to the Specific Plan, will result in a new long-range planning document that maintains the uniqueness of Moffett Park and creates opportunities for improvements in how every aspect of the district—including [...]

March 4, 2020|