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Sam Liccardo @sliccardo San Jose, California

Mayor of San José, America's coolest/10th largest city. Cycling geek. @SteveCarell’s secret twin. Better half: @kohl_garcia. He/Him. #SiliconValleyStrong

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For more testing information + access to resources: https://t.co/kLTdwXjxGi.In my days as a criminal prosecutor, I would have cleared my desk to prosecute this cop for homicide & put him in p… https://t.co/A4NM2jcSkG @gjs19 All residents can get tested at project baseline sites in San Jose (PAL Stadium + Santa Clara County Fairgro… https://t.co/FlyaA1GuGoRamping up testing is critical: We need to identify people who’ve contracted #COVID19 + help diagnose carriers befo… https://t.co/Ry2AffhSgIThe approval of PG&E’s reorg plan by the CPUC will force 16M Californians to depend upon a hobbled PG&E—burdened by… https://t.co/aJYcpa4cd0
5/29
2020
@SprowstonAntony Thanks Antony. Only two problems with the plan: (1) i don’t have any control over the shelter-in-… https://t.co/ar5fDca3B8A simple “Thank you” can go a long way. The impact these two little words have is so powerful and should not be und… https://t.co/5MmPQxW3Wb
Retweeted by Sam Liccardo5 @sjparksandrec cooling centers are open today to help residents beat the heat @ Mayfair, Camden, Seven Trees, Roo… https://t.co/AnqCekROCUSi usted es un residente indocumentado del condado de Santa Clara, ahora puede solicitar asistencia financiera por… https://t.co/7J7Btgff2p
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5/28
2020
Today we honor all of our "Hunger Heroes" who cook, served, and deliver countless meals and provide food necessitie… https://t.co/FlpCHkCsVL
Retweeted by Sam LiccardoThanks to everyone who came out over the weekend to drop off their devices! Join CM @SylviaArenas, @sanjosemoti, &… https://t.co/nl2MgQzpquWatch the video in full: https://t.co/v2VMDGlgmy#COVID19 exposes the #DigitalDivide in our community, especially for families relying on the internet to search for… https://t.co/f8vl9V8TEeThis applies to many frontline workers, including grocery store clerks, food delivery workers, retail associates, first responders, & more.Popup #COVID19 testing is available today in Mountain View & May 29 in San José. @SCCgov recommends that essential… https://t.co/pak3vEaOT8.@sjparksandrec has opened 5 cooling centers during this week’s warm weather. Due to County health orders, capacity… https://t.co/j7vbeukPmZ
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5/27
2020
Tomorrow @ 4 PM: If you have a laptop or tablet, please drop off your device for @techXorg to refurbish.… https://t.co/k1RJssbx9wComing soon: The #DTSJ Farmers’ Market is making a comeback w/ enhanced safety measures to connect shoppers to fres… https://t.co/iGRB1dtbsPWell into his 90’s, Bob seemed more active + energetic than anyone half his age, & gentlemanliness, work ethic, & n… https://t.co/NK0h601EXDI don’t know anyone who loved San José more, or was more deserving of our gratitude. I’ll miss Bob Kieve’s kindness… https://t.co/Mg3ypSAB2HSan José was one of the early adopters of @CAGovernor’s #GreatPlatesDelivered—connecting seniors + older adults to… https://t.co/vElzaTj2el
5/26
2020
In @SCCgov, residents are required to wear a face covering at businesses, incl. grocery stores, pharmacies, & outdo… https://t.co/zl4VrfJ06OTOGETHER WE ARE SILICON VALLEY STRONG! This week's #PRNSBest goes to Dahl Elementary's PRNS Food Distribution Team… https://t.co/1uYPQY8gb8
Retweeted by Sam LiccardoOn this #MemorialDay, we honor those who gave their lives to protect our freedoms & great nation. Today, we ensure… https://t.co/NHBtlQ3nuAIn San José, all Santa Clara County residents can access free #COVID19 diagnostic testing—no need for health insura… https://t.co/MUOVpeXxxr
5/25
2020
I joined Pastor Tony Williams & Rev. Steve Pinkston (my former @BellarmineBells teacher) from the Maranatha Christi… https://t.co/jGF64Fjgoo @sierranaomi_ @chloemeyere @rachelynndavis Sierra, you’re killing it! We’re blessed to have you on our team!Council unanimously extended San José’s eviction moratorium to June 30 + set the timeline to pay any back rent in f… https://t.co/u7CVpQSy1bEsto brinda a los vecinos con dificultades la oportunidad de luchar para enfrentar mejor los tiempos difíciles en los próximos meses. (2/2)El Consejo extendió por unanimidad la moratoria de desalojo de San José al 30 de junio + fijó el plazo para pagar e… https://t.co/mvQ8R6Sdr0Congratulations to @kyrakaz — a natural leader! https://t.co/znz4zh9KfATo thousands of our Muslim sisters and brothers celebrating the end of the Ramadan holy month, Eid Mubarak!… https://t.co/cvoX9b4pHV @monicamallon @SJSU @SJSUalumni Congratulations, @monicamallon and all of our @SJSU Spartans!! #SpartanUp
5/24
2020
@TonyHuston @D2SergioJimenez @sjpdchief This “authoritarian” action was taken unanimously by an elected council to… https://t.co/DsO2jelwLQToday is a special day for the Rotary PlayGarden. On May 23, 2015, we opened our gates to the public for the first… https://t.co/PGRvNmfB2U
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5/23
2020
Congratulations, @SJSU Class of 2020! #SpartanUp https://t.co/IA0Vtg7Sp8ICYMI: ⁦@Forbes⁩ named San José one of the top 10 U.S. cities best positioned to recover from #COVID19. We must con… https://t.co/K6Hk8WNxUq @ABridgesAuthor @CityofSanJose We do not have authority to do so unless there is a change in the County health orde… https://t.co/wfPIgtGXx0Tonight’s update connects residents to free job boards + training to help people get back on their feet during this… https://t.co/GLxejwV6Nc
5/22
2020
#Coronavirus 🏠 El Concejo de @CityofSanJose aprobó una propuesta del alcalde @sliccardo bajo la cual los inquilinos… https://t.co/FfVQi08BaH
Retweeted by Sam LiccardoTomorrow @ 12:45 PM: Tune in to Facebook for a LIVE #COVID19 update (ft. @CityofSanJose City Manager Dave Sykes). T… https://t.co/vjmT6IvyOH @TonyHuston @D2SergioJimenez @sjpdchief Tell that to the many residents who implore us to pass a mandate so that th… https://t.co/IKD0gX3nxaIn San José, all Santa Clara County residents can access free #COVID19 diagnostic testing—no need for health insura… https://t.co/3A2egfbsf2All residents in East San José and SCC can access free #COVID19 testing @ PAL Stadium & James Lick—no symptoms, fee… https://t.co/kichPYvMlO
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5/21
2020
Look at all those Rocketeers! Thanks for sharing your time + talents w/ us Dr. Elvis: https://t.co/0rqBhQxQmL.… https://t.co/C2bf9BZ7bxEl alcalde @sliccardo informó que las pruebas de #coronavirus estarán disponibles para todas las personas que vivan… https://t.co/w8tQiK6LYV
Retweeted by Sam LiccardoLIVE NOW: All @SCCgov residents can access free #COVID19 testing @ PAL Stadium + the Santa Clara County Fairground… https://t.co/CqPBygXEB2NEED BABY FORMULA DIAPERS & WIPES? @CityOfSanJose, @First5SCC, @SCCgov, @SCCOE & CBOs partnered 2 assist children w… https://t.co/Uj2aNdK0mX
Retweeted by Sam Liccardo2nd alarm fire at corner of hillsdale and hillcap ave. Fire crews arrived on scene of a large exterior yard fire in… https://t.co/Y4wURHjOzF
Retweeted by Sam LiccardoFree #COVID19 testing is now available for residents (w/ or w/o symptoms) in Santa Clara County. Tune in @ 11:00 a.… https://t.co/BIyUwtrxQr @suj_citystudies @grpg @SupCindyChavez @SJ_Downtown @SanJoseTrails @sjparksandrec @burnham_nicolle @Thompson_KFhttps://t.co/m4bfyPPnnbSan José was the first city in the country to enact an eviction moratorium. Now, City Council is considering more l… https://t.co/yvK8YTL0MW @n_llopez @D2SergioJimenez @PamFoleyD9 @SylviaArenas @JohnnyKhamis @CMRaulPeralez @MayaEsparza3 @LTDiephttps://t.co/fx7FmjOyxB
5/20
2020
Drum roll please... https://t.co/9DK9qfn4N4
Retweeted by Sam LiccardoIt’s official: @SFBART starts Silicon Valley service June 13, 2020—connecting 5 Bay Area counties w/ @VTA through M… https://t.co/UyVymMRYB9With grant $ from SVCF's #COVID19 Nonprofit Emergency Fund, @HealthTrust Meals on Wheels program drops off OVER 11k… https://t.co/skZpMi07eR
Retweeted by Sam LiccardoSeniors/older adults across Santa Clara County can now access #GreatPlatesDelivered at home:… https://t.co/y10ApMw3eo @aramosjr @D2SergioJimenez @ActsD2 we can dramatically reduce crime and cost of police response when we get people… https://t.co/TCWYcQL6Gg @aramosjr @ActsD2 @D2SergioJimenez The state funding that we're utilizing is restricted under state law for emergen… https://t.co/b6Ug8IElUQ
5/19
2020
@erikjnsn Agreed!! @SuperAwesomeA Hello, please see this update: https://t.co/laz2BFoWgI Yes, the signals downtown are updated. -- Team Liccardo @joshuamccarty32 @SCCgov The County will announce today opening of manufacturing, warehousing, logistics, and pick-… https://t.co/XI7m6TmnUe @pastorrgmccarty The County will announce today opening of manufacturing, warehousing, logistics, and pick-up retail.NEW: San José taps local restaurants for “Great Plates Delivered” to seniors & older adults at home—expanding… https://t.co/K6aomXIjUn @WorksSanJose Joe, please email me at Sam.liccardo@sanjoseca.gov --there seema to be some miscommunication @Muycerca @raulperalez1 @flashfictionsj Team San Jose has extended their lease for another year--I believe there's a miscommunication
5/18
2020
For more faith-based + community resources: https://t.co/vJmBdmoHiU. #SiliconValleyStrongI’ll join faith & community leaders in the weeks ahead to discuss how we can maintain hope through this crisis. Tod… https://t.co/bbSxwHDQsU @Mcontinimd @BarackObama I don't pretend it's easy for them to navigate between County health mandates and the wish… https://t.co/c8Dsqr4whJ @ariiiannac333 @SanJoseVoice Congratulations, @arriiannac333! You deserve to be proud! @martinson_edwin @CalGuard @CityofSanJose We don't fund flyovers, nor do we have the authority to decide when they happen.Nobody says it better than @BarackObama ... https://t.co/8bJruiWwmo
5/17
2020
ICYMI: @CalGuard flew over the @CityofSanJose to salute first responders + healthcare workers serving on the frontl… https://t.co/VbZ5cJzJ9pThe original @zoom_us meeting. https://t.co/m8Rtca5I5j
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5/16
2020
TUNE IN TONIGHT: Join me on Facebook @ 5:30 PM for a live #COVID19 Q&A. Tweet your questions w/ #AskMayorSam or dro… https://t.co/35fxU7lFIYWe put the city on our back. https://t.co/rw9DIB8ucI
Retweeted by Sam LiccardoThanks for sharing your talents w/ us, @49ers, @SanJoseSharks, @SJEarthquakes, & @sanjosejazz. #BayAreaUnite#SiliconValleyStrong friends have a reminder for neighbors this morning: don’t forget to stay engaged + active whil… https://t.co/9czu5ab5KW @matthewquevedo1 @svdebug @adamfhutton @GavinNewsom We & SCC implemented Roomkey countywide to open 453 motel rooms… https://t.co/4FJnnoTYo1Thanks @HarvardHBS @HBSRecruitMBA for sharing the work we are doing in @CityofSanJose with @sliccardo @sanjosemotihttps://t.co/zSWDuP3NUb
Retweeted by Sam Liccardo @kirthiinu @D2SergioJimenez @SanJoseAction @ActsD2 @KTVU No city is able to house every homeless person in motels e… https://t.co/SC46i0fgZh @DrumPoint1 @sanjoselibrary A public health order from the State and County reasonably mandated the closure of all… https://t.co/SiRuOZXx4jWhen #COVID19 forced @sanjoselibrary to shut their doors, they expanded virtual libraries w/ resources for San José… https://t.co/N8nkRoNx77 @c_hattemer @CityofSanJose @OnerentCo Thank you for stepping up in a big way for our community!!
5/15
2020
@c_hattemer @lucifern00 @CityofSanJose Except if you read the story, the data suggests that's not happening. Peopl… https://t.co/icG0PrToJpThank you, @LockheedMartin! This generous $500k #SiliconValleyStrong Fund donation keeps us in the fight against… https://t.co/GlleQw5Rcr#COVID19 exposes + amplifies the #DigitalDivide in our communities. I'm joined by 11 #BigCityMayors in calling on C… https://t.co/YUdKPvFoR9We’ll learn more in the weeks ahead about the shape of our region's economy + ability to rebound safely. We will ne… https://t.co/kib8nySSLz @lucifern00 @CityofSanJose We don't have the constitutional authority to enact a tent moratorium. It would be ill… https://t.co/5rdZLtvjZW @joeyjaws @CityofSanJose Fair question, Joey. A few counties have enacted those, but not ours. We don't have any… https://t.co/dUq8zJOr8C
5/14
2020
The Tubbs & Camp fires destroyed thousands of homes and took 100+ lives. Now, the company responsible is in bankrup… https://t.co/UHa0hwFj8xWhen I became the first U.S. mayor to announce an eviction moratorium for renters losing paychecks due to #COVID,… https://t.co/aThvnFlbILThis is how we roll in @CityofSanJose... https://t.co/xitROxvsOOWe deserve better. You can demand more by contacting your State Assemblymember or State Senator. To read the coalit… https://t.co/j12ivP8ZXWAmid #COVID19, CA is confronting another crisis: wildfire risk & PG&E's bankruptcy. It's wrong to make wildfire vic… https://t.co/cVyxhpbo8yThere are many opportunities for the public to engage with the City's budget process. Join @sliccardo for an upcomi… https://t.co/amtIUIH2IW
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5/13
2020
Grateful for the leadership of @kevinobriensj at the helm of @SantaClaraUniv, an institution critical to our Valley… https://t.co/4l3hhVIm6c @SamHassas Saying that a public utility is a good idea is different than saying that converting an IOU to a public… https://t.co/HuxZuYUzoa
5/12
2020

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