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Posted on: May 1, 2018

May Newsletter Now Available on Website

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\Modesto has increase the watering schedules for Modesto's utility customers in Modesto, Salida and Empire.  See the May City Beat Newsletter for additional information on this and other City programs in May. 

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Posted on: April 2, 2018

2018 Summer Activity Guide Available Now

Activity Guide Cover Summer 2018

Interested in finding activities to keep your youngsters or yourself this summer?  Check out the Summer 2018 Activity Guide to find out what programs the City of Modesto's Parks, Recreation and Neighborhoods Department is offering this summer. &a...

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City Press Releases
Posted on: February 9, 2018

Modesto Soars to #33 in Milken Institute's 2017 Best-Performing Large City Ranking

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The Milken Institute's Best-Performing Cities - Where America's Jobs are Created and Sustained report for 2017 documents Modesto's rapid rise in rank among the 150 largest cities in the United States.   The Milken report released in January 2018 ...

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Milken Institute Best-Performing Cities Report City Press Releases
Posted on: November 14, 2017

City of Modesto Releases the 2018 Environmental Calendar

Presenting educational environmental information in a calendar supports teaching our community about the environment in a unique format that can be used year-round.

The calendars are available (in limited quantity) at the following locations:

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Posted on: October 25, 2017

New watering schedule effective November 1, 2017

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Governor Brown’s Executive Order B-37-16 in May of 2016 delivered the message that Water Conservation is a new way of life in California.  Over the past five years, Californians have endured a historic drought that has affected our surface and gr...

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Current Watering Schedule City Press Releases
Posted on: December 13, 2016

City Receives 60K Grant for Recycling Efforts

The Solid Waste Division of the City of Modesto’s Public Works Department was recently awarded a grant from CalRecycle in the amount of $52,919.00 to provide education, advertising and recycling resources in the our community.

Under the California Beverage...

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City Press Releases
Posted on: October 6, 2016

Litigation Between Stanislaus Foods & City of Modesto Settled

On October 4th, the Modesto City Council approved an agreement and introduced an ordinance that ended litigation between the City and Stanislaus Foods. The litigation involved a dispute over fees charged for sewer services and the availability of treatmen...Read on...

City Press Releases
Posted on: July 7, 2016

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Posted on: March 30, 2018

New Watering Schedule Effective April 1st

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Starting April 1, water customers in Modesto, Salida, and Empire will move to a three-day weekly watering schedule.  Customers in Turlock, Grayson, Ceres Walnut Manor, and Del Rio will remain on a continuous two-day schedule.  This water...

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Posted on: June 13, 2017

City Receives Outstanding Achievement Award for Financial Reporting

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For the second consecutive year, the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has given an Award for Outstanding Achievement in Popular Annual Financial Reporting to the City of Modesto. The Award for Outstanding Achi...

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Posted on: May 20, 2018

Click it or Ticket Campaign Starts Monday

As the unofficial start of summer, the Memorial Day holiday weekend is a busy time for Californians. Each year, the highways fill with families in vehicles, on their way to start their summer vacations. To help keep drivers and passengers safe, Modesto Po...

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Modesto Police Department Public Safety News
Posted on: May 16, 2018

Update: More information released in fatal Monday night shooting

Update: The victim of Monday night's shooting has been identified as Muhammad Sharieff of Vallejo.  Detectives are actively investigating what transpired that night and who may be responsible for the deadly shooting.  At this time, no ot...

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Modesto Police Department Public Safety News
Posted on: July 7, 2016

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Posted on: April 2, 2018

2018 Summer Activity Guide Available Now

Activity Guide Cover Summer 2018

Interested in finding activities to keep your youngsters or yourself this summer?  Check out the Summer 2018 Activity Guide to find out what programs the City of Modesto's Parks, Recreation and Neighborhoods Department is offering this summer. &a...

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Parks, Recreation & Neighborhoods
Posted on: April 2, 2018

Modesto Junior Giants Summer Baseball Registration

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Announcing 2018 Junior Giants’ Baseball RegistrationThe City of Modesto Parks, Recreation and Neighborhoods Department is glad to announce our 2018 Junior Giant League on-line registration for girls and boys ages 5-13 is now OPEN. Coaches and pl...

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Posted on: July 7, 2016

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

Traffic Impact Due to Service Repairs and Upgrades Available online

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Traffic may be impacted due to service at the following locations:

  • Tully Rd. (Tree Trimming) Lane Closed from Orangeburg to 9th street
  • Encina & El Vista (Tie - In)
  • 1909 Ahoff ct (Paving)
  • 1501 Cabrillo Ct (Paving)
  • 1317 Ensanada (Paving)
  • El Vista &am...
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Road Closures & Traffic

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