Burlingame is centrally located in San Mateo County making it a highly desired place to locate a business. From clean, green light industrial to modern office accommodations, business benefits from the close access to SFO, US 101 and US 280. From corporate giants to mom-and-pop delis, from high end retail to single employee service shops, Burlingame feeds business by virtue of its location and strong income demographic.
Long a destination for San Francisco residents fleeing the fog and cold, Burlingame has become a go-to spot for diners who love the historic nature of Burlingame Avenue the old-world charm of Broadway Avenue. With a convenient Caltrain stop at one of the oldest and best maintained train stations on the Peninsula, residents come from north and south to enjoy world class cuisine from every corner of the world.
Whether one visits Burlingame Avenue with its mix of familiar big retailers and exquisite high fashion shops, or chooses to stroll the charming neighborhood atmosphere of Broadway Avenue, or chooses the convenience of The Plaza, Burlingame has much to offer. With sterling streetscape projects that have transformed both major shopping thoroughfares into pedestrian delights, this is the perfect place for a shopping day.
Just ask those fortunate enough to live in Burlingame and they will tell you this is the best place on the Peninsula. Minutes from SFO. Superb health care options and a brand new, state-of-the art, seismically safe, architecturally pleasing hospital. Convenient Caltrain and BART access. Burlingame is the best place to live, whether you are renting in the quaint downtown , or owning your dream home in one of the distinctive neighborhoods, it doesn’t get any better than this.
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An estimated three-week look-ahead schedule is provided below; exact dates may change as the project progresses. For more details visit this page on the burlingame.org site.
May 26 – May 30: Sidewalk and Streetscape work on the western half of the block between Primrose Rd. and El Camino Real (1400 Block of Burlingame Ave.); Utility work on the western half of the block between Primrose Rd. and El Camino Real (1400 Block of Burlingame Ave.); and Streetscape work on Primrose Rd. near Burlingame Ave.
June 2 – June 6: Sidewalk and Streetscape work on the western half of the block between Primrose Rd. and El Camino Real (1400 Block of Burlingame Ave.); and Streetscape work on Primrose Rd. near Burlingame Ave.
June 9 – June 13: Sidewalk and Streetscape work on the western half of the block between Primrose Rd. and El Camino Real (1400 Block of Burlingame Ave.).
The Annual Meeting Luncheon and Installation of the Burlingame Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors is the premier event in the County kicking off the new year. The event is attended by Burlingame and San Mateo County Business Leaders and Government Officials and is an opportunity for you to meet them and network. Past keynote speakers include Bill Lockyer, California State Treasurer, Steve Poizner, California Insurance Commissioner, Joseph W. Cotchett, Member of Firm, Cotchett, Pitre & McCarthy, Phil Matier and Andy Ross, San Francisco Chronicle, Will Durst, Political Humorist and David Cush, President and CEO, Virgin America.
Watch for information on the upcoming 2015 event.
Please contact the Chamber for event and business table sponsorships.