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Weekly Update: June 24, 2021
Posted on 06/24/2021

City of San Ramon News & Information Update

Thu, June 24, 2021

Drop-In Recreation Swim & Drop-In Lap Swim Return to San Ramon Olympic Pool and Dougherty Valley Aquatic Center

Colorful water play structure at the San Ramon Olympic Pool

Drop-in Recreation Swim has resumed during current recreation swim hours at the San Ramon Olympic Pool (pictured above) and Dougherty Valley Aquatic Center. All participants 1 years old and above entering the facility are able to pre-register for recreation swim through July 3; pre-registration is not required.

Drop-in Lap Swim has has also resumed at the San Ramon Olympic Pool and Dougherty Valley Aquatic Center. Reservations are no longer necessary, and swimmers are able to attend lap swim at any time during current lap swim hours.

Hours for Recreation Swim and Lap Swim vary by date and location. Please see the links below for the latest schedules. 

> Recreation Swim Hours & Information

> Lap Swim Hours & Information

> All Aquatics Information

Children's Participatory Fountains Open Daily from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Photos of two play fountains, one with blue arches (Rancho San Ramon Park) and one with a yellow and green umbrella-shaped structure (Central Park)

The Children’s Participatory Fountains at Rancho San Ramon Park (1998 Rancho Park Loop, pictured left) and Central Park (12501 Alcosta Blvd, pictured right) and are open daily from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.* Participatory fountains are available for drop-in use and are free of charge. 

*Hours are subject to change. For the latest operating hours, click here.

Alcosta Senior & Community Center Reopens Tuesday, July 6

Photo of welcome desk at Alcosta Senior and Community Center, with San Ramon logo

The Alcosta Senior & Community Center will reopen on Tuesday, July 6 with a variety of drop-in and registration classes, van transportation, and more!

Café Costa also reopens on July 6 to welcome seniors back to enjoy lunch on weekdays at 12 p.m.

More information will be available on July 1 in the July-August Encore! Newsletter.

We look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Register Today for Run San Ramon 5k Run/Walk: Sunday, July 4

Red and black striped flag with "Run San Ramon 4th of July 2021"

Get a healthy start to your 4th of July with this Independence Day classic. Enjoy the paved and looped 5k course through San Ramon, starting and ending at the San Ramon Community Center (12501 Alcosta Blvd). All participants will receive a t-shirt, bib and medal. More info and registration is available at the link below.

> Learn More & Register for Run San Ramon

Independence Day Celebration Featuring Fleetwood Mask: Sunday, July 4

Black and white photos of band members, with

Fleetwood Mask is the ultimate Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, and wants you to enjoy Independence Day. This free July 4th summer concert is sure to be a hit! Join us at San Ramon Central Park (12501 Alcosta Blvd) starting at 5 p.m.

> More Information

San Ramon Summer Concert Series in Central Park: July 11–Aug 8

Photo of six band members with an orange couch and tan suitcases

San Ramon's popular Summer Concert Series is back! Concerts run weekly on Sundays at 5:30 p.m. from July 11–August 8 at Central Park (12501 Alcosta Blvd), featuring some of the Bay Area’s best live bands. Admission is free—just bring a blanket or low-back lawn chair and be ready to rock the night away!

Sun, July 11
Mercy and the Heartbeats (pictured above)
Pop Favorites, '70s–Today

Sun, July 18
CC Seger
Tribute to Bob Seger & Credence Clearwater Revival

Sun, July 25
Classic Rock & Today’s Hits

Sun, August 1
Bollywood Music

Sun, August 8
Mustache Harbor
Yacht Rock

> More Information on Summer Concerts

Open Gym for Adults is Back

Photo of volleyball and four hands above a net

Adult Sports Open Gym is back! Get back on the court and play pickleball, basketball, volleyball, or badminton. For more information on times and days, visit the link below.

> More Information on Open Gym

Mobile COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics Available by Request for Groups of 5 or More

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Businesses and community organizations in Contra Costa can request visits from Contra Costa Health Services' (CCHS) mobile COVID-19 vaccination van to workplaces, community centers and other locations where five or more members of a group want to receive vaccine.

Any business or organization can request a mobile vaccination clinic using an online form if they are in the county, and CCHS will send a mobile health van to provide free vaccinations on site within one week after completing the request. 

Clinics operate weekdays from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and will only travel to locations within the county, though they will vaccinate anyone eligible regardless of where they live. There is no cap on the number of people who can be vaccinated during a visit.

> Read the Full Press Release from CCHS

> Request Mobile Vaccine Service

Draft Plan Bay Area: Public Comment Period Open Until 5 p.m. on July 20

Green, blue and yellow graphic representing Bay Area hills, roads, water, sky, bridges, trees, and roads, with outlines of people

After more than three years of public discussion and technical analysis, the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) have released Draft Plan Bay Area 2050.

Defined by 35 strategies that strive for resilient and equitable outcomes, this 30-year plan charts a course for a Bay Area that is affordable, connected, diverse, healthy, and vibrant for all its residents through 2050 and beyond. Draft Plan Bay Area 2050, along with drafts of the Implementation Plan and various supplemental reports, are all available for review and comment.

All comments must be received by 5 p.m. on Tuesday, July 20, 2021.

Several virtual workshops or virtual public hearings will be held, where residents can learn more, ask questions, and offer comments on the draft plan.

Read Draft Plan Area 2050

View a list of Virtual Workshops or Virtual Public Hearings

More Information on Webinars, Workshops, Hearings and Meetings

Email Your Comments: 

Submit a Comment Online

Call City Hall at (925) 973-2500 or email