It’s been the talk of the town and residents have been sharing their opinions.
Social media outlets have been abuzz with the latest news that President Barack Obama at Redwood City’s . He’ll be attending two fundraisers earlier in the afternoon, one in Palo Alto’s Garden Court Hotel and another at a philanthropic couple’s home in
Atherton, but end the night in Redwood City.
Many residents expressed excitement at the President’s impending arrival:
@I think it would be great. It would bring a lot of attention to our little community.
@Angie_Coiro Sure, Obama's the Prez, but now he's REALLY hitting the big time: playing #redwoodcity's @FoxTheatre!
@editingwhiz Big local news: President Obama Coming to Fox Theatre in Redwood City May 23
@Gaga_NEXT NEW!... President Obama to Rally in Redwood City… pls RT
However, some were less than enthusiastic:
@LittleOzzie77 great! Just what we need. More traffic issues in downtown. No one cares about this fool anymore!
When asked if residents were attending the rally, residents on Facebook responded:
“Heck no...way too expensive......but I am hoping to catch a glimpse of his Limo :-)”
“No thanks, much better things to do with my hard-to-come by money.