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The fourth annual Parking for Hope downtown holiday parking program runs from Monday, Dec. 18, through Monday, Dec. 25.
Measure H overlay pavement striping is scheduled for nine streets on various days Monday, Dec. 11, through Friday, Dec. 29.
Measure H paving work has been extended for Escalona Drive from Bay Street to Laurel Street on Saturday, Dec. 2.
Overlay project work is scheduled for Morrissey Boulevard, Goss Avenue, California and King streets and Escalona and West Cliff drives Dec. 4 - 8.
Updated: Overlay project work is scheduled for Morrissey Boulevard, King and California streets, Escalona Drive, Delaware Avenue and West Cliff Drive on various days Nov. 21 and 22, and Nov. 27, through Dec. 1.
2017 Overlay Project work is scheduled for Morrissey Boulevard on Saturday, Nov. 18, and will continue Monday, Nov. 20, - Wednesday, Nov. 22 when there will also be work on Escalona Drive, Delaware and Goss avenues.
Chief Mills Invites Community to Traffic Safety Presentation at Santa Cruz Police Department on November 16
Santa Cruz Police Chief Mills invites the community to a Street Smarts traffic safety presentation on Thursday, November 16, 6 p.m. at the Santa Cruz Police Community Room.
2017 Overlay Project work is scheduled to occur on King and Market streets, Escalona Drive, Delaware and Goss avenues and Morrissey Blvd. Nov.13 - 17.
The City of Santa Cruz invites residents and business owners from all neighborhoods east of the San Lorenzo River to City Hall to YOU on Nov. 15.
2017 Overlay Project work will occur on King Street, Escalona and Natural Bridges drives, Delaware and Goss avenues and Morrissey Boulevard Nov. 6 -10.
Changes to City of Santa Cruz Environmentally Acceptable Food Packaging and Products Ordinance Effective Nov. 7
The City of Santa Cruz has made changes to the Environmentally Acceptable Food Packaging and Products Ordinance which go into effect on Nov. 7.
The City of Santa Cruz invites the community to provide input on Bike Share station locations through an interactive online map, available Nov. 1–10.
The 2017 Annual Report offers a summary of recent City accomplishments, while highlighting City Council's goals for the coming year.
10/27/2017 9:41 AM
On October 21, 2017 at 12:20 PM, units from the Santa Cruz Fire Department and CalFire responded to a vegetation fire near the intersection of North Bound State Route 1 and Western Drive in the City of Santa Cruz.
10/24/2017 1:51 PM
The City of Santa Cruz has been awarded $952,000 for the Riverwalk Lighting Project from the California Active Transportation Program Cycle 3 grant program.
We are replacing some downtown bike lockers. The new lockers as well as the old will accept BikeLink cards only here on out -- ParkCards will no longer be accepted.
Construction of the 2017 Overlay Project is extended to include the first three Saturdays in October to ensure that the work is completed before the rainy season.
Eight students from Santa Cruz elementary and middle schools were recognized as winners of the annual Santa Cruz Recycles! poster contest.
10/04/2017 10:00 AM
The City of Santa Cruz was awarded two Beacon Spotlight Awards for 2017 for its comprehensive efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
The City of Santa Cruz invites the community to four Bike Share program drop-in events from Oct. 4 through Oct. 8.