The Port of Redwood City is the only deepwater port in the Bay besides San Francisco. It provides berths for dry…More bulk, liquid bulk and project cargoes. It is a federally run project that mandates a 30-foot depth. The Port plans an annual Redwood City Port Fest to introduce Port activities to residents of Redwood City and the neighboring areas. </p>
City of Redwood City - Port Office 1017 Middlefield Rd, Redwood City, CA94063 The City of Redwood City - Port Office is responsible for scheduling and logistics regarding vessels arriving and…More departing from Redwood City and responds to naval emergencies and distressed vessels. The Port Office is located in a government building near the intersection of Middlefield Road and Jefferson Avenue.
Old Port Lobster Shack 851 Veterans Blvd, Redwood City, CA94063 Old Port Lobster Shack is something like a little piece of Maine in the heart of Redwood City, serving New England style…More seafood dishes. Located on Veteran's Blvd., its menu includes lobster rolls, fresh day boat scallops, lobster cakes, and steamed Maine lobster. Open since 2006, this relatively small restaurant is a big hit among local seafood aficionados.
La Honda Winery 2645 Fair Oaks Ave, Redwood City, CA94063 La Honda Winery is located in an industrial building in Redwood City. It produces wine, primarily as small-lot varietals…More and blends, including Syrah, Cabernet, Sauvignon Blanc, port and dessert wine. The winery is available for public events, private party rentals and private winery tours.
Orlene Chartain CPA 491 Seaport Ct, Redwood City, CA94063 An experienced financial planner, Orlene Charain specializes in the areas of financial planning, taxes, bookkeeping…More and more. Her experience ranges from personal accounts to large businesses. Her office is conveniently located just off 101 (Woodside Rd/Seaport Blvd exit) in Redwood City, near the Port.
Station #9 is the main headquarters station of Redwood City. Located in downtown, the station houses many…More departments including the Administrative Staff and Fire Prevention Bureau on the third floor. Station 9 also houses the Alternate Emergency Operations Center for the City of Redwood City and the Alternate Fire Dispatch Center for San Mateo County Communications.</p>
<p>The first and second floors house the Suppression Crews: Engine 9, Truck 9, Breathing Support 9 and Battalion 3 that are deported in a fire emergency. Battalion 3 is the busiest Battalion Chief in San Mateo County and Truck 9 is the busiest Truck Company in the County. Engine 9 is the second busiest Engine Company in the County as well.</p>
<p>Out front, visitors can see a cast metal bell that was used to call volunteer fireman on duty dating back to the 1860's.</p>
<p>In 1982, Fire Station #2 became Fire Station #10 to align with the county-wide numbering system. It covers the largest geographical district in Redwood City and is the third business engine in San Mateo County. The district is bordered by El Camino Real to the East, Alameda de las Pulgas to the West, Woodside Road to the South and Edgewood Road to the north. </p>
<p>The two-story building contains four bedrooms for firefighters and includes a storage loft. The station has one in-service engine and one reserve engine. The South Zone medical supplies, distributed to Redwood City, Menlo Park, Woodside, and South County Fire, are stored at this station.</p>
<p>Fire Station #11 is one of four fire stations in Redwood City. It originally opened in 1952, but reopened in 2001 after seismic concerns required the building to be rebuilt. Because of its close proximity to Menlo Park and Atherton, aid is also provided by these neighboring facilities. The U.S. 101 runs through Station #11's district as well as many commercial and residential buildings and three elementary schools.</p>
<p>This stations has several vehicles in its fleet, including an antique Seagrave pumper used in the annual 4<sup>th</sup> of July parade and for Christmas activities such as chauffeuring Santa Clause up and down streets. It also has a water rescue used in the Port of Redwood City in the event of stranded boaters.</p>
<p>Fire Station #12 is the oldest fire station in Redwood City and became the fourth fire station built for the paid, not volunteer, Redwood City Fire Department. The Station has an engine and a patrol, a captain, a firefighter and a firefighter/paramedic.</p>
<p>The Station is graced by an impressive old black oak tree and complemented by stunning views of the South Bay.</p>
<p>The newest of all five stations, Fire Station #20 serves the Redwood Shores area, including the Sandpiper School and Community Center. The coverage area also includes Electronic Arts and Oracle.</p>
<p>The Station has one in-service engine and one reserve engine. It also has a small zodiac boat for water emergencies.</p>
<p>Fire Station #20 serves the Redwood Shores community. </p>
Sid Herkner Memorial Pool 1315 Madison Ave, Redwood City, CA94061 Named after the city councilman, member of the Port Commission, and two-time mayor, the Sidney D. Herkner Memorial Pool…More offer a summer swimming facility for children and adults. It offers swimming lessons as well as recreational and lap swimming opportunities. For one-time fees and season pass information, be sure to visit the website provided.
Roy Cloud's state-of-the-art campus includes recently modernized buildings, updated play structures and landscaping,…More as well as a renovated science lab for middle school students. Additionally, a Learning Garden is available for students to learn and play amongst vegetables, flowers and herbs. The nearby outdoor amphitheater exposes students to the arts.</p>
<p>In addition to the normal curriculum, enrichment classes like drama, chorus, science lab and Spanish are offered. The Learning Center (TLC) actively supports the existing reading and math curriculums by providing students with extra help for homework and difficult concepts.</p>
<p>During the 2009-2010 school year, students and teachers won the following awards: the Bay Area Mathematics Olympiad (1<sup>st</sup> Place), RCEF Essay contest awards , the Port of Redwood City Art Contest, the San Mateo Reading Association's Literacy Award and the San Mateo School Board Association's Kent Award.</p>
Palo Alto Rowing Club's main focus is working with young atheletes from ages 12 to 18 to realize their rowing…More potential through experienced coaching and hard training while having a fun time.</p>
<p>The club also has adult programs for people of any level of experience. </p>
<p>At their location on East Bayshore Boulevard in Redwood City they have Land Practice and other meetings in their Erg Studio. Otherwise, their practices are at the <a href="http://www.redwoodcityport.com/">Port of Redwood City</a> off of Seaport Boulevard.</p>
<p>You can find <a href="http://www.paloaltorowingclub.com/forms.html">youth applications</a>, <a href="http://www.paloaltorowingclub.com/sitebuildercontent/sitebuilderfiles/adultapplication2010.xls">adult applications</a>, <a href="http://www.paloaltorowingclub.com/sprintseason.html">schedules</a> and other club information on their <a href="http://www.paloaltorowingclub.com">website</a>.</p>
<p>They also provide a series of highly rated <a href="http://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/palo-alto-rowing-club/id121999307">racing and training free audio podcasts </a> available through iTunes.</p>
<p>Finally, you can check the <a href="http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=71441128243&v=wall">Palo Alto Rowing Club's wall on Facebook</a> .</p>