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The comment period for the Parks Master Plan opens on Monday, February 11.
The County and City of Santa Cruz have announced a joint emergency effort to address the local homlessness crisis.
The League of American Bicyclists recently released a report that shows the City of Santa Cruz holds the second highest bike commuting rate in the U.S.
02/07/2019 10:47 AM
Three locations for storm drain murals in neighborhoods bordering the San Lorenzo River have been identified.
02/05/2019 11:00 AM
Two grant opportunities available to help local business and property owners spruce up their storefronts and improve the appearance of commercial districts.
The City of Santa Cruz is implementing three downtown parking price changes that were approved by City Council in 2018.
01/23/2019 9:30 AM
We are now accepting applications for our second annual Master Recycler Volunteer Training Program.
01/22/2019 10:00 AM
The intersection at Bay and King streets will operate in a 4-way stop sign manner on Wednesday, Jan. 23.
01/21/2019 8:00 AM
Grant funding from the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection has been earmarked to plant 500 trees in the city...
01/18/2019 3:46 PM
We welcome the community to celebrate the groundbreaking for the first segment of the Coastal Rail Trail on Thursday, Jan. 10, from 12:15 to 12:45 p.m. at the west base of the San Lorenzo River Railroad Trestle Bridge.
01/02/2019 12:00 PM
The Homeless Garden Project (HGP) is moving to its new home at Pogonip.
12/21/2018 4:40 PM
Construction of the first segment of the Coastal Rail Trail — the San Lorenzo River Parkway Phase III/Trestle Trail Project — begins on Wednesday, Jan. 2.
12/17/2018 9:47 AM
As part of state-required annual observation of our ocean outfall, the operations division of the City's Wastewater Treatment Facility has released an environmentally-friendly green dye into Monterey Bay.
12/14/2018 1:27 PM
The City in partnership with the Downtown Association of Santa Cruz will host the fifth annual Parking for Hope parking program Dec. 18-25.
12/13/2018 9:00 AM
Maintenance work performed on Frederick Street Dog Park. Temporary closure beginning Dec 17.
12/12/2018 11:00 AM
The City of Santa Cruz announces the groundbreaking for the first segment of the Coastal Rail Trail — the San Lorenzo River Parkway Phase III/Trestle Trail Project.
12/06/2018 12:25 PM
The City is scheduled to begin the Bay and King Streets Protected Left Turns and Streetlights Project on Monday, Nov. 26.
11/20/2018 1:30 PM