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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
Sky Lanterns are made from combustible materials such as paper bags or light fabrics which then take flight by the heat from an open flame candle. These devices are a fire safety hazard and the Santa Cruz Fire Department prohibits their use.
09/11/2018 9:20 AM
Bay Street Construction work to begin Monday, September 17, and conclude in November 2018 will include installation of pedestrian sidewalks, driveway approaches, curbs and gutters and pedestrian curb ramps.
09/10/2018 12:00 PM
Celebrate Santa Cruz Wastewater Treatment Facility’s New Mural with Mayor Terrazas at Lunch Hour on Aug. 15
The community is invited to celebrate the Wastewater Treatment Facility’s new mural with Mayor David Terrazas at lunch hour on Wednesday, Aug. 15.
08/09/2018 9:30 AM
The City of Santa Cruz begins the Bay Street/Seaside Street Storm Drain Improvement Project on Monday, Aug. 6, funded by the SB-1 “gas tax.”
08/02/2018 11:30 AM
Street Smarts Back-to-School Traffic Safety Blast on Aug. 4 Offers Games, Prizes, Bike Rodeo and Raffle
The City of Santa Cruz welcomes drivers, bicyclists and pedestrians of all ages to Street Smarts Back-to-School Traffic Safety Blast on Aug. 4 at Laurel Park.
07/30/2018 9:45 AM
The City of Santa Cruz is scheduled to begin its annual required San Lorenzo River Maintenance Project on Monday, July 16, in order to help flood conveyance.
07/13/2018 10:40 AM
Bike ride with Mayor Terrazas and SCPD officers at the Street Smarts Family Bike Ride on Saturday, June 30.
06/21/2018 11:26 AM
The Bye Bye Mattress program will accept old mattresses and box springs free of charge on Saturday, June 23, at 207 Natural Bridges Drive from 8 a.m. to noon.
06/18/2018 11:58 AM
The City of Santa Cruz is offering free summer tours of its recycling center, the Resource Recovery Facility.
06/11/2018 11:53 AM
The City of Santa Cruz is scheduled to remove and replace speed bumps on King Street and Goss Avenue on June 13 and June 18 from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m.
06/08/2018 10:00 AM
Pilates Machine, Ethan Allen Dining Set and Other Bargains Available at Santa Cruz Garage Sale Weekend June 2-3
Over 60 households are registered for the City of Santa Cruz Garage Sale Weekend, June 2-3.
05/30/2018 10:00 AM
The Upper Park Road Slide Repair Project is scheduled to begin Monday, May 21, with expected conclusion by Aug. 1, 2018.
05/18/2018 10:00 AM
Celebrate National Public Works Week with free trolley tours May 21- 24 and lunch-hour Bike Share ribbon-cutting on May 22.
05/15/2018 9:40 AM
Changes to City of Santa Cruz Environmentally Acceptable Food Packaging and Products Ordinance Are Now in Effect
Changes to the City of Santa Cruz Environmentally Acceptable Food Packaging and Products Ordinance are now in effect.
05/08/2018 10:00 AM
The City of Santa Cruz invites the community to join Mayor David Terrazas and City officials to celebrate the launch of the new Bike Share program on May 22.
05/03/2018 10:00 AM