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We share initial data from our expanded GO Santa Cruz program that aims to provide downtown employees with commute alternatives to single-occupant car trips.
10/28/2019 12:15 PM
Join us for 13 days of frightful fun on the Santa Cruz Wharf October 19 - 31! For 13 days, enjoy unique specials from restaurants and gift shops perfectly catered to the Halloween theme. Take part in the Great Pumpkin Bingo Hunt! Create special family memories at our scenic Halloween photo booth ove
10/16/2019 4:12 PM
The Public Works Department and Transportation and Public Works Commission welcome you to “Project Open House” on Oct. 21, 5:30 – 7 p.m.
10/14/2019 11:30 AM
City of Santa Cruz Hosts Five Booths with Activities and Free Bike Raffle at Open Streets on Oct. 13
The City of Santa Cruz welcomes visitors to five booths with games and activities at Open Streets plus a chance to win an adult or a youth bike.
10/08/2019 10:45 AM
The City and partner organizations are celebrating Affordable Housing Month this October with a slate of events to provide information to the community.
10/07/2019 9:44 AM
Work on the Ladera Sewer and Storm Drain Project is scheduled to close King Street from Mesa Lane to Miramar Drive from Monday, Oct. 7, through Friday, Oct. 18.
10/04/2019 2:00 PM
The City of Santa Cruz has awarded construction of the Coastal Rail Trail Segment 7/Phase I to Graniterock Company.
10/04/2019 8:00 AM
City of Santa Cruz Tackles Climate Action with New Incentives to Reduce Driving for Downtown Santa Cruz Employees
Downtown Santa Cruz employees are the focus of our expanded Go Santa Cruz program, starting Oct. 1.
10/01/2019 9:00 AM
Uber announced that it is partnering with the City of Santa Cruz on a first-of-a-kind program that will see the City subsidize JUMP ebike trips to and from the city’s central business district.
10/01/2019 8:30 AM
Our Environmental Compliance Program hosted the Pollution Prevention Awards 2019 on Sept. 26 to honor local food service and vehicle service facilities that have been consistent recipients of Clean Ocean Business awards for five years.
09/27/2019 12:30 PM
Both the district court case and the Ninth Circuit appeal for the Quintero v. City of Santa Cruz litigation were recently dismissed.
09/24/2019 1:22 PM
The City joins a partnership of groups and organizations to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Loma Prieta earthquake throughout the month of October
09/23/2019 3:57 PM
Our San Lorenzo River Parkway Trestle Trail Project has been recognized as the Bikeways and Trails Project of the Year 2019 from the American Society of Civil Engineers, San Francisco region.
09/13/2019 11:00 AM
The City of Santa Cruz has been selected as one of the Institute for Local Government’s 2019 Beacon Award Winners.
08/26/2019 3:39 PM
The City of Santa Cruz has released the report, “Investigative Report 2019 Complaints Against Two City Council Members,” to the public. The report along with other documents related to the investigation are now available on the City's website.
08/21/2019 2:08 PM
Our Street Smarts traffic safety campaign is expanding throughout Santa Cruz County.
08/20/2019 9:00 AM
We welcome young and old to our Street Smarts Family Bike Ride with Mayor Watkins on Saturday, Aug. 24, 10 a.m. to noon at the Tannery Art Center’s Colligan Theater Plaza.
08/16/2019 12:00 PM
The City of Santa Cruz has approved the Pacific Gas and Electric Company Gas Distribution Main Replacement Project to begin Monday, July 15, on Bay Street.
07/10/2019 9:00 AM
We continue work on the 2019 Surface Seal Project with traffic impacts scheduled for Monday, June 24, through Monday, July 1.
06/24/2019 12:46 PM
Poll Shows Strong Support for Use of Lawsuits to Hold Fossil Fuel Companies Accountable
06/21/2019 9:50 AM