santa clara county

  • María Leticia Gómez to Serve as Director of the Office of Public Affairs

    SANTA CLARA COUNTY, CALIF.— This week County of Santa Clara County Executive Jeffrey V. Smith, M.D., J.D., appointed María Leticia Gómez to the position of Director of the Office of Public Affairs. Gómez joins the County of Santa Clara after a journalistic career that spanned more than 20 years,...
  • Free summer meals for eligible families in Santa Clara County

    SAN JOSE, CA – While many children look forward to summer vacation for some, this might mean an unwanted vacation from regular meals. Fortunately, programs are in place to help ensure students participating in the School Nutrition programs receiving free or reduced lunches continue to be fed during the summer...
  • County Asks Federal Court to Block Executive Order

    Order would ultimately strip Santa Clara County of all federal funds SANTA CLARA COUNTY, CALIF. – At a hearing before a federal judge this morning, the County of Santa Clara urged the court to prevent enforcement of President Trump’s unconstitutional Executive Order that strips all federal funding from the...
  • SCVMC Launches Community & Marketing Campaign


    Highlights Quality Care and Reassures Those Worried and Fearful About Seeking Services Santa Clara County, CA. – The first ever system-wide community outreach and marketing campaign by Santa Clara Valley Medical Center launched on February 27th. The three main reasons for this campaign according to SVMC are: “Better inform...
  • Santa Clara County Sues Trump Administration

    Actions taken to block unconstitutional Executive Order punishing “sanctuary” jurisdictions  SANTA CLARA COUNTY, CALIF. – On Friday February 3rd the County of Santa Clara, California, filed a lawsuit in federal court challenging President Donald Trump’s January 25, 2017 Executive Order that seeks to punish cities and counties that do not...
  • Miguel Márquez Appointed COO For Santa Clara County

    SANTA CLARA COUNTY, CALIF. – County Executive Jeffrey V. Smith , M.D., J.D., announced Monday the appointment of Miguel Márquez as Chief Operating Officer for the County of Santa Clara. Márquez brings more than 20 years of legal experience to the position, including service as an Associate Justice for...
  • County Proclaims June as Immigrant Heritage Month

    Santa Clara County / CALIFORNIA This week, the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors adopted a resolution affirming its support of Central American refugee children and mothers as news surfaced in early May of a 30-day “surge” in immigrations raids. The resolution reiterates the County’s commitment to protecting Central American...