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 BrightSpots3.jpg City of San José employees provide a remarkable variety of services, ranging from Airport to Zoo, from behind the scenes to on the streets.

Take a moment to read these “Bright Spots.” Get introduced to some of our dedicated and creative employees who are making a difference in the quality of life for the people of San José every day. Come back often as we share more employee stories each month. 

CSO Kellie Carroll
In the field with SJPD's
Community Service Officers
Oscar Carrillo
 The Art of Code Enforcement
Ms. Hema, Kinderprep Instructor
Kinderprep instructor raises children
one classroom at a time

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Bringing hundreds of families and pets together over one weekend

The Story of Operation William Street
SJFD fire truck
Cat rescue, courtesy of SJFD
Fire Engineer Clint Johnson 
An off-duty firefighter's unexpected rescue 
Officer Simuro with kids from Fantasy Flight
you're under arrest

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Fill that glass up: there’s no such thing as half-empty for this inspirational employee 
Glen Reyes
Keeping us running without running around
Ray Bramson
Teamwork offers hope to the homeless 
San Jose International Airport
Airport responds to Terminal A ermergency
Happy Hollow employees help save
San José beaver

Keeping the Treasury safe
while serving the City
Patty Territo and Tracy Bryant 
A winning team: Silicon Valley Airport’s
Lost and Found staff
Patty Cannon, City Surveyor
City Surveyor: Taking the
Measure of the City
Charlie Hall
Charlie Hall: Changing Lives and Strengthening Community,
One Day at a Time
Maria Haase
Building a network for
Citywide benefit
Michele Rowic
Working and Living Green:
Michele Rowic
Sgt. Greg Lombardo
Making Silicon Valley a safer place
for children

Maintenance Supervisor Jesse Alvarez
Finding a better way: DOT Sewer Repair Section rises to the challenge