Councilmember Constant Honors Polina Edmunds

    Councilmember Constant and the City Council honored Polina Edmunds, a San Jose native, for her participating in the 2014 Winter Olympics.… [Read More]

Councilmember Constant Honors Polina Edmunds Councilmember Constant Honors Polina Edmunds

2014 State of the City Address

Mayor Reed gave his final State of the City Address in February 2014 at thew newly finished expansion at the San Jose Convention Center.… [Read More]

2014 State of the City Address 2014 State of the City Address

2014 Greek Flag Raising

    Greek Americans play an important role in the San Jose community. Councilmember Constant, a Greek American, recognizes their contributions… [Read More]

2014 Greek Flag Raising 2014 Greek Flag Raising

2014 Senior Walk

The annual West Valley Senior Walk at Valley Fair was another success this year! Councilmember Constant was pleased to host hundreds of Seniors at the Valley Fair… [Read More]

2014 Senior Walk 2014 Senior Walk

2014 Senior Walk

The annual West Valley Senior Walk at Valley Fair was another success this year! Councilmember Constant was pleased to host hundreds of Seniors at the Valley Fair… [Read More]

2014 Senior Walk 2014 Senior Walk

2014 Korean Flag Raising

  Councilmember Constant hosted many members of the Korean community in San Jose to raise the Korean Flag above City Hall. The flag raising also coincided… [Read More]

2014 Korean Flag Raising 2014 Korean Flag Raising

Message From Councilmember Constant


Welcome to the District 1 Web site. I am honored to serve as your representative and I’m committed to making sure that your voice and interests will be heard by the San José City Council. In my role as Councilmember, I will do my best to serve our community by increasing efforts to organize our neighborhoods, making our City open and customer friendly, and building our employment base. I am confident that if we work together, we can achieve these goals and ensure that San José will be a healthy place to raise a family for years to come. Please take some time to explore the District 1 Web site to learn more about what is happening in your community and how you can get involved.

 Pete Sig

District 1 Newsletter

City Council Office Grants

The City of San José receives an annual payment from SAP for the naming rights of the SAP Center. These funds are distributed by the Mayor and City Councilmembers to community organizations of their choice for educational, recreational or cultural purposes benefiting the residents and businesses of San José. I have always made it a [...]

Neighborhood Associations: Backbone of the Community

Neighborhood Associations are an Important Part of City Governance I had no idea when I first became president of the Lynhaven Neighborhood Association that it would ultimately lead me to become a council member, but I had no doubt of the value and important role that neighborhood associations could have in the community. When I [...]

Council Considers Harmful “Housing Impact Fee”

City Council Will Be Considering a Controversial New Fee That Would Apply to New Residential Housing Later this month the City Council will be considering a proposal to apply a “housing impact fee” to all new for-rent residential housing units built moving forward. This decision could have far-reaching impacts to housing affordability and also economic [...]

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