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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
Planning and Building Services: Phone services and the public counters will be closing early on December 18th due a mandatory department meeting.
12/14/2018 1:08 PM
Planning and building services will be limited given the citywide holiday closure from December 24th through January 1st, 2019.
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
Draft EIR for the Newell Creek Dam Inlet/Outlet Project Available November 7
11/02/2018 9:55 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
Today the Santa Cruz City Council approved the San Lorenzo River Parkway Phase III/Trestle Trail Project construction award to Cushman Construction.
11/13/2018 2:50 PM
The City of Santa Cruz reminds the community that political and other yard signs do not belong in blue recycling bins.
11/01/2018 8:30 AM
The City of Santa Cruz has approved a privately funded undergrounding project on West Cliff Drive between Columbia and Woodrow streets that begins today.
10/16/2018 12:00 PM
Electrify America's next $200 million investment in Zero Emission Vehicle infrastructure as well as education and awareness in California, will bring the Santa Cruz-Watsonville metro area up to three DC Fast Chargers installed along with other unspecified investments in other identified priorities.
10/15/2018 8:00 AM
Eight students from Santa Cruz schools were recognized as winners of the annual Santa Cruz Recycles and Prevents Litter! Poster Contest.
10/05/2018 9:28 AM
We are scheduled to begin the Cedar Street Rehabilitation Project on Monday, Oct. 8, with weekday traffic impacts.
10/04/2018 10:00 AM
City of Santa Cruz Businesses Honored with 69 Environmental Awards for National Pollution Prevention Week
Pollution Prevention Awards 2018 honored food service and vehicle service facilities that have been consistent recipients of Clean Ocean Business awards.
09/21/2018 11:00 AM