Sister Cities Commission Website
Founded May 21, 1996. The Milpitas Sister Cities Commission (SCC) serves as an advisory body to the City Council on matters affecting sister cities relationships, programs, and activities.
Agenda for next meeting
Meets : 7:00 p.m. at Milpitas City Hall, Committee Room – First Floor, 455 E. Calaveras Blvd. on the 4th Thursday of every month. Citizens welcome to come and make comments or just listen.
Minutes of Several Previous Meetings
Three on this page and an archive for viewing others. All in Acrobat (.pdf) format.
Focus Areas & Criteria to Establish Sister City Relationships
Overview of the criteria for the relationship between the City of Milpitas and its sister cities.
Request for a Sister City Application Form
Form to be filled out by official city representatives wishing to become a sister city to our city.
City Dagupan City Official Site
Dagupan has been and will continue to be an attraction to people from all over the region. This is where education, banking, commerce, healthcare and technology coverage to create the region’s foremost urban economy.
City of Milpitas and Dagupan City MOU
Milpitas Mayor Esteves and Dagupan Vice Mayor Fernandez signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) at the April 15, 2002 Milpitas City Council session. Debra Garcia, Chair, represented the commission’s review and recommendation.
Dagupan City Fiesta
The month-long event extends beyond the delights of shopping and includes dining, entertainment and celebrations that create an unforgettable total experience for Dagupenos here and abroad.
Contact the Mayor of Dagupan
Hon. Benjamin S. Lim, City Mayor
Dagupan City Hall Complex
A.B. Fernandez Ave.
Contact #: +63 75 5154343, +63 75 5228883
Fax #: +63 75 5222751
The Sunday Punch
Provincial weekly newspaper for Pangasinan.
A prefecture-level city in Guangdong province, People’s Republic of China. Part of the Pearl River Delta, Huizhou borders the provincial capital of Guangzhou to the west, Shaoguan to the north, Heyuan to the northeast, Shanwei to the east, Shenzhen and Dongguan to the southwest, and looks out to the South China Sea to the south.
Huizhou History – The Politics of Commerce
Devotees of the “The Romance of the Three Kingdoms”, a Chinese historical fiction that describes the warring period from 220-280 A.D., will be thrilled to learn that a former residence of General Caocao is located in Huizhou, and that near to it, nine Cao family tombs have been discovered.
Huizhou is one of the major cities to the east of Guangzhou with a long history. It has been called Huizhou since the Ming Dynasty (960-1279 AD) and recognized as a city in 1958.
The Homes of Huizhou: Preserving Chinese Culture
HuizhouÕs ornate and extravagant traditional dwellings-with their southern Chinese architectural stylings such as upturned eaves, elaborate woodcarvings and pillars-were built in the Ming and Qing dynasties (1644Ð1911).
Manufacturers in Huizhou
From air purifies to epoxy resin, many goods are produced at factories in Huizhou.
News from Huizhou, China
Latest news from our sister city.
Memorandum of understanding between our two cities, forming the sister cities relationship.
Tsukuba: City of Science and Nature
Seen from one angle, Tsukuba city, with its streets of traditional stores and houses, has the look of a rural refuge of abundant greenery. Seen from another angle, it is Tsukuba Science City, a superb modern urban landscape seldom seen in Japanese cities.Quest to Kukizaki
Richard and I went to apply for the questing position with the Bureau of Foreign Questing at the Council of Adventurers and Quest Seekers. Of course with our high stature in the community we didn’t have to wait long for approval.