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The Santa Cruz City Council will consider adoption of a proposed increase to wastewater rates at a Public Hearing on Tuesday, May 14, 2019.
03/29/2019 10:36 AM
The East Cliff and 3rd Avenue Storm Disaster Damage Repair Project is scheduled to begin on Monday, March 18.
03/15/2019 11:30 AM
Mayor Martine Watkins awarded $30,862 to local nonprofit Hope Services on behalf of the City and Downtown Association's Parking for Hope Program.
02/26/2019 2:00 PM
On January 8, 2019 City Council Approved an amendment to Chapter 21.03 of the Santa Cruz Municipal Code, Relocation Assistance For Displaced Tenants.
02/26/2019 11:00 AM
The City of Santa Cruz Wastewater Treatment Facility was awarded the 2018 Engineering Achievement Award from the California Water Environment Association (Monterey Bay Section) for a pilot project that evaluated tertiary treatment technology.
02/25/2019 2:00 PM
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
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
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