USS Emory S. Land to Dock at Mare Island

On May 31, 2018, the USS Emory S. Land will be arriving in Vallejo, for approximately 100 days, to undergo repairs at the Mare Island Dry Dock.  On board will be approximately 400 sailors.

The Vallejo Chamber of Commerce has been asked to participate in welcoming the USS Emory S. Land to Vallejo.  They are excited for the military’s return, for the chance to re-connect with our roots as a community, and to help the community benefit from the economic stimulus this ship’s presence will inject in our local economy!…

Retail Revival Competing with Big Boxes: How Independent Retailers Win and Keep Customers

Admission is Free and Open to the Public

Date: April 30, 2018

Time: 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM PDT

Location:

Fairfield-Suisun Chamber of Commerce
1111 Webster Street
Fairfield, CA 94533

Seating is Limited Please Register at: http://solanosbdc.org/retailrevival

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Event Description:

Competing in the age of Amazon and being creative in a dynamic retail landscape is not an easy task when you are digging out of a sales slump or struggling with minimum wage increases and workforce shortages. …

New French-flavored cafe coming to Vallejo’s Downtown

Building owner Buck Kamphausen and longtime Vallejo coffee roaster Fabrice Moschetti each expressed gladness over their partnership that promises to result in a new French-flavored cafe in town, likely by summer 2018.

Building owner Buck Kamphausen and longtime Vallejo coffee roaster Fabrice Moschetti each expressed gladness over their partnership that promises to result in a new French-flavored cafe in town, likely by summer 2018.RACHEL RASKIN-ZRIHEN — TIMES-HERALD

 

By Rachel Raskin-Zrihen, Vallejo Times-Herald
POSTED: 04/16/18, 4:03 PM PDT | UPDATED: 1 DAY AGO

By summer, a new cafe with a French twist is expected to give central Vallejo a shot in the arm.…

Caltrans Activates Pedestrian Safety System

SR-29 in Vallejo HAWK/Pedestrian Hybrid Beacons

Project Overview The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has installed new Pedestrian Hybrid Beacons also known as the High Intensity Activated Crosswalk (HAWK) System on State Route 29/Sonoma Boulevard (SR-29) in Vallejo.

Beacon Locations The new beacons have been installed at four intersections along SR-29 which are located at:

  • SR-29/Sonoma Blvd and Illinois Street
  • SR-29/Sonoma Blvd and Alabama Street
  • SR-29/Sonoma Blvd and Ohio Street
  • SR-29/Sonoma Blvd and Capitol Street

Work began in June 2017 and is scheduled to be in operation by the end of February 2018.…