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    Welcome to the San Rafael Chamber!

    Become a member of the Chamber’s vibrant community of business collaborators. Together, we’ll help you grow, thrive and profit.

     

  • Champion, Catalyst, and Convener
  • Thank You to Our Leaders Circle Sponsors!

     

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  • Chamber looking for a PT, front desk/office manager

    Part-time, non-Exempt, 20-25 hours per week with flexible hours, Monday-Thursday.
    Benefits, Paid Holiday and Vacation available.

    The Chamber is looking for a friendly and professional individual in important front desk position.  We are a small but mighty team looking to expand our operations.  This person will have regular contact with members of the business community, be responsbile for all accounts payable and recievable and assist with events and member services. Bilingual (able to read, write and speak Spanish) is preferred.
     

     

  • City of San Rafael, Third Street Project Updates: 

    NEXT WEEK (May 16 – May 20):

    • Installation of conduit by horizontal directional drilling at the intersection of Second Street & Fourth Street, and on B Street from Second Street to the San Rafael Community Center
      • This work will require removing some sections of the sidewalk to excavate boring pits
      • Safe pedestrian passage will be maintained around the boring pits
    • Continued potholing to locate existing utilities on Third Street between Lootens Place and A Street in preparation for horizontal directional drilling for the new fiber optic cables
    • Installation of new water service connections for residences and businesses on Third Street at A Street & B Street, and from Lincoln Avenue to Lindaro Street
    • New waterline main tie-ins will be performed at the intersections of Third Street & A Street and Third Street & C Street
    • Sanitary sewer rehabilitation:
      • Installation of new sewer pipe, by open trench method, from a manhole at Ida Street and Second Street, trenching across Second Street, and then for the next two weeks installing sewer pipe in the eastbound lanes of Second Street from Ida Street to Marquard Avenue
    • Beginning Friday, May 20, traffic lanes on Second Street between E Street and Miramar Avenue will be shifted north in preparation of the construction of the retaining wall along this section of Second Street
    • Nightwork will resume on May 31, in order to:
      • Pothole to locate existing utilities on Third Street from Lincoln Avenue to Irwin Street
      • Install waterline from San Rafael High School to Irwin Street
    • IMPACTS:

      • For the lane shift on Second Street, motorists should be aware of changed conditions and be alert
      • Traffic controls (temporary signs, message boards, traffic cones, delineators and detour signs) will be put in place to direct motorists through the work area
      • Curb parking spaces will be marked “No Parking”
      • There will be intermittent lane closures on Third Street and detours on A Street, B Street, C Street, D Street, and E Street
        • For businesses in this section of Second Street, the City's contractor,  Ghilotti Bros. Inc., will help facilitate deliveries by providing traffic controls and flagging

      The hours of work will be 6 am - 6 pm and lane closures 6 am - 3 pm on Third Street and Second Street eastbound, and 9 am - 6 pm on Second Street westbound

     

  • $2500 Marin Microbusiness Grant Opportunity

    This is a new COVID grant program for microbusinesses in Marin. The Marin SBDC will be administering this grant program on behalf of Marin County.

    The application will be live sometime in the next couple weeks. It is not first come, first serve. 105 grants of $2500 will be given out to microbusinesses.

    To be eligible for this $2500 grant:

    • Located in Marin County
    • Been in business since December 2019
    • Made less than $50,000 gross revenue in 2019
    • This business is your primary source of income
    • Significantly Impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic 
    • Currently in business or plan to reopen
    • Have less than 5 full-time equivalent employees
    • Did not receive a CA Grant through Lendistry

    All info for this grant program is located here:

    https://www.marinsbdc.org/microbizgrants/

    If you want assistance or info about this program, sign up here:

    https://www.marinsbdc.org/microbizgrantsignup/

    Upcoming Info Sessions Open to Applicants & Partners:

    May 10 | 10:00 - 11:00 AM REGISTER HERE

    May 25 | 12:00 - 1:00 PM REGISTER HERE

    June 8 | 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM REGISTER HERE

     

     

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