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SAN GERONIMO VALLEY PLANNING GROUP

 

BREAKING NEWS!

FOREST KNOLLS FARM STAND!

Just got a phone call from an excited Jim Baum.  He has a thumbs up from the County, a lease for the Forest Knolls Farm Stand (Yerion’s old gas station), the keys in his hand, is moving ahead full speed and said that he will be opening in a few weeks.  As most of you know, Jim is our local “King of Organic Produce” and has been selling fine organic produce in Woodacre and San Geronimo for ten years.  Now he and his business have a HOME!

When Jim approached the Planning Group for support we were concerned that this type of business might incur some county procedural delays that could cause Jim to miss selling this year (the season is fast approaching).  We like to think our letter of support and contact with Supervisor Kinsey helped move this along — quickly.  Watch for Jim’s grand opening announcement and his new business days and hours.  “Oldies” plan to rearrange your shopping schedule and “Newies” check this out!

EXPLOSION AT WOODACRE POST OFFICE

The US Postal Service is offering a $10,000 reward for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of a suspect.  On Sunday, June 1, around 3am, Woodacre residents reported numerous explosive sounds near the Woodacre Post Office on San Geronimo Valley Drive.  Someone set off explosives that blew out the bottom of the blue mail collection box that sits outside the Post Office.  Mail was scattered with some damaged although all was deliverable.  Postal Inspector Jeff Fitch noted the seriousness of the crime and how it could have injured a resident.  The potential penalty is up to three years in custody.   If you have information call the postal service 24-hour tip line at 877-876-2455.