COVID-19: City of Belmont Updates

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About Belmont

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Belmont is situated half-way between San Francisco and San Jose, in San Mateo County, with a population close to 26,000.  Known for its wooded hills, views of the San Francisco Bay and stretches of open space, Belmont is a quiet residential community in the midst of the culturally and technologically rich Bay Area.

The adopted Vision Statement developed by members of the community captures our distinctive community character:

  • Belmont prides itself on being unique
  • Its small-town ambiance sets it apart as a tranquil, safe and desirable place to live
  • We get involved in town matters because we care about living here
  • We connect with each other in all kinds of gathering places
  • Our strong sense of community and enjoyment of the town's assets and activities deepen as we become better informed and connected