• The Burlingame City Council voted unanimously Monday night in favor of requesting to act as the agency that helps preserve the downtown post office’s historical integrity. The 220 Park Road property, which officially went up for sale in August, is protected under its listing on the National Register of Historic Places. The City Council authorized Mayor Ann Keighran to send a letter to the U.S. Postal Service advising the independent federal agency to give the city consent to serve as the responsible agency for monitoring and enforcing the preservation covenant.
• The Foster City Council voted unanimously Monday night to approve a more than $4 million loan to MidPen Housing to build 66 affordable housing units at the 15-acre site adjacent to City Hall. The council also voted unanimously to approve the construction of a hotel at Vintage Park, the site of the old Black Angus restaurant.
• The South San Francisco City Council met in closed session on Tuesday to discuss the hiring of Jesús Armas as the new city manager, but no action was taken. The council will next discuss the hiring at a special meeting 6:30 p.m. Sept. 25 at another closed session meeting.