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Cupertino community briefs for the week of Oct. 14 – The Mercury News


Metropolis will get state funds

State Assemblymember Evan Low on Oct. 4 introduced the Cupertino Metropolis Council with $6 million in state funding for 2 metropolis initiatives.

The funding consists of funding for an all-inclusive playground at Jollyman Park and the reconstruction of the McClellan Highway Bridge. Low made a request to the Meeting Funds Committee for these one-time allocations in Could, and the funding was secured within the lately handed California finances.

With the Metropolis’s plans to construct an all-inclusive playground at Jollyman Park, group members can have the chance to make the most of a play space designed for folks of all ages and skills. The playground will assist recreation and social interplay for folks with autism, sensory challenges and cognitive, developmental and bodily disabilities, in addition to these with out particular wants.

The McClellan Highway Bridge was constructed over 100 years in the past. Its transform and reconstruction is meant to make sure that the bridge is aligned with essentially the most present constructing codes governing constructions and seismic design.

Pizza and Politics

The subsequent installment of Pizza and Politics is ready for Friday, Oct. 21, 6:30-8:30 p.m., at Cupertino Neighborhood Corridor. This biannual pre-election political discussion board encourages civic engagement amongst kids and teenagers, helps make politics extra accessible to youth, and supplies younger folks with a platform to work together with politicians. Free pizza can be supplied to all attendees. Register at PizzaAndPolitics2022.EventBrite.com.

Hidden Treasures

Guests can head to the Cupertino Senior Middle on Thursday, Oct. 27, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., to buy trinkets, house décor and vacation items on the middle’s Hidden Treasures sale. For extra data, go to cupertino.org/hiddentreasures.


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