Resident Services

Making life easy in downtown San Jose

City of San Jose

City Site
Mayor Chuck Reed
Downtown Council Member Sam Liccardo

Voting Information

The Office of the Registrar of Voters
1555 Berger Drive, Building 2
(408) 299-VOTE or toll free: (866) 430-VOTE [8683]
Language Assistance:
Spanish: (408) 282-3095
Vietnamese: (408) 282-3097
Chinese: (408) 282-3086
Tagalog: (408) 535-3916

English Registration form in PDF format
Permanent Vote by Mail Application Form
Up to date Santa Clara County Polling Locations


Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library150 E. San Fernando St.(408) 808-2000
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library921 S. First St.(408) 294-1237


San Jose Day Nursery33 N. 8th Street
San Jose, CA 95112
(408) 288-9667
YWCA Silicon Valley375 S. 3rd Street
San Jose, CA 95112
(408) 295-4011

Free Wi-Fi Access

City Hall
Circle of Palms
Plaza de Cesar Chavez
San Pedro Square.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Library (150 E. San Fernando St.)

Cafe Boba (110 E. San Fernando St.)
Cafe Primavera at The Tech (201 S. Market St.)
Hydration Cafe (310 S. Third St.)
Panera Bread (San Jose MarketCenter)
Peet’s Coffee (66 W. Santa Clara St.)
Quickly Tea Cafe (140 Paseo de San Antonio)
Starbucks (various locations)

Hotel lobbies
The Hotel Montgomery
Ramada Limited San Jose
The Sainte Claire
The Fairmont Hotel
Hotel De Anza
Hilton San Jose and Towers

Need a computer?
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Library (free)
Kinko’s, 93 E. San Carlos St. (charge)

Media Links
Metro Newspapers

PBID services

Groundwerx has teams of Ambassadors and Cleaning Crews to ensure downtown remains friendly and as sparkling as possible. For immediate Groundwerx Ambassadors and Clean Teams Services, call (408) 287-1520.  If you have concerns or comments, report it to Groundwerx Operations Manager Eric Hon at (408) 590-0241 or

Search for restaurantsretail and basic services (movie rentals, groceries, pharmacy, post office, dry cleaning)

Medical Care (Hospital/Urgent Care)

O' Conner Hospital2105 Forest Ave.(408) 947-2500
Regional Medical of San Jose225 N. Jackson(408) 259-5000
Valley Medical Center751 S Bascom Ave(408) 885-5000
Santa Clara Valley Medical Center2400 Moorpark Ave # 220(408) 885-4675
Good Samaritan Hospital2425 Samaritan Drive(408) 559-2011

Kaiser Permanente Santa Teresa-San Jose Medical Center
Emergency services, Hospital and Medical Offices
250 Hospital Parkway
General Information (408) 972-3000
Emergency Services (408) 972-7777
Urgent Care (408) 362-4740

Social Services
CTA Group 115 E. Gish Road, 1-800-7 Shelter (24 hour hotline for shelters in San Jose)
27-7 Teen Line – 1-888-247-7717

Bill Wilson Center
Teen Crisis
3490 The Alameda
Santa Clara, CA 95050
Phone & Fax: (408) 850-6156