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Posted on: December 13, 2017

Charter Spectrum Price Adjustments

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The local cable provider, Charter Spectrum, will be adjusting prices based upon the table provided.  Customers within Gilroy will be notified of the price adjustments by Charter Spectrum on or after December 12, 2017.

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Posted on: December 12, 2017

Affordable Apartment Community, The Cannery

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The Cannery, an affordable apartment community is currently compiling an interest list for residents who are interested in renting an apartment in this community.  The Cannery is anticipated to open in the Fall of 2018.  Rental rates and...

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Posted on: December 12, 2017

1 Open Seat on the Youth Commission

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Youth Commissioners have an important responsibility in providing the City Council, the Parks and Recreation Commission and City Staff with insight regarding youth and teen issues. Members of the Gilroy Youth Commission will experience a unique opportunit...

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Posted on: December 5, 2017

VTA to Start the New Year With New Fares, Free Transfers with Clipper & EZfare, & Improved Service.

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VTA to Start the New Year With New Fares, Free Transfers with Clipper & EZfare, & Improved Service.

For more information please visit VTA.org.

PDF Version of Brochure.

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Posted on: November 17, 2017

Update on Residential Development Ordinances (RDO)

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EFFECTIVE NOVEMBER 6, 2017 the City Council took action to not extend the RDO (residential development ordinance) allowances until after adoption of the Gilroy 2040 General Plan. Those RDO allocations for development projects that were deemed to be &l...

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Posted on: October 19, 2017

Be Prepared: The Great ShakeOut

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Each year, millions of people across the United States and around the world practice how to “Drop, Cover, and Hold On” during the International The Great ShakeOut, the world's largest earthquake drill. The drill occurs at 10:19 a.m. on...

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Posted on: October 18, 2017

Planning and Approvals Move Forward for State Highway 152/First Street Improvements

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Planning and Approvals Move Forward for State Highway 152/First Street Improvements

Plans and approvals are moving forward for both the water line and resurfacing projects for California State Highway 152/First Street with construction on the water line sc...

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Posted on: October 17, 2017

Questions About Silicon Valley Clean Energy (SVCE)?

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This year Silicon Valley Clean Energy (SVCE) became the official electricity supplier for residents and businesses of of our community, and serving the communities of Campbell, Cupertino, Gilroy, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Los Gatos, Monte Sereno, Morgan...

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Posted on: August 25, 2017

Alexander Station Rumors Unfounded

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Alexander Station Rumors Unfounded

Rumors surrounding Alexander Station apartments being filled with residents from Oakland are unfounded at this time.  City staff has confirmed that property managers for Alexander Station have not engaged in mark...

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Posted on: August 24, 2017

Update on Silicon Valley Green Energy

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This year, Silicon Valley Clean Energy (SVCE) became the official electricity supplier for residents and businesses in Gilroy. SVCE also supplies electricity to the communities of Campbell, Cupertino, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Los Gatos, Monte Sereno. M...

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Posted on: August 17, 2017

Local Street Repair Update

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In the next few weeks, City crews will begin street repair within the residential area bordered by I.O.O.F. Ave, Monterey Road, Las Animas Avenue and Highway 101 (Zone 4B).  For detailed information regarding affected streets in this phase, pleas...

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Posted on: June 14, 2017

City of Gilroy Appoints New Police Chief

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GILROY, CA – The City of Gilroy has selected Scot Smithee as its next Chief of Police. The appointment of Scot took place at the City Council meeting of June 19, 2017 . . .

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Posted on: June 14, 2017

2017 Strategic Priorities, Vision and Mission

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With the recent adoption of the Council 2017 Strategic Priorities, we’ve compiled this 1 page information sheet containing their Priorities, the City Mission and Vision.

A PDF version of the informational sheet can be found here.

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Posted on: April 6, 2017

State of the City Address 2017

Mayor Velasco gave his State of the City Address last week, organized and hosted by the Gilroy Chamber of Commerce.  If you missed it, thanks to CMAP, you can view right here on our website.

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

New Platform for Residents to Stay Informed, Be Involved and Share Ideas!

The City of Gilroy is proud to announce the launching of Civic Voice, a new platform to help residents stay informed about City projects, get involved in online discussions and share ideas!  With interactive features, Civic Voice makes it easy fo...

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Posted on: January 25, 2017

First Street Road Repair/Projects Update – January 2017

First Street in Gilroy has been deteriorating significantly.  Its poor condition is the subject of many inquiries and complaints to the City. We are just as frustrated as other community members with the condition of this important and heavily tr...

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Posted on: November 10, 2016

Gilroy Recreation Activity Guide Winter/Spring 2017 is Now Online!

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The Gilroy Recreation Activity Guide Winter/Spring 2017 is Now Online! Click the link below for quick access to the guide which contains a variety of classes and workshops for all ages.

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Posted on: November 8, 2016

Third St. and Santa Teresa Blvd. Roundabout Update: 11/8/16

Striping will be completed Thursday, November 10th and the roundabout will be open to all modes of traffic from all directions after 5:00 p.m. on that day.
Some follow-up striping for crosswalks, bike lanes, etc. will take place Friday, November 11th.

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Posted on: November 3, 2016

Measure H Frequently Asked Questions

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) About the Gilroy Urban Growth Boundary Initiative
and Elections Code 9212 Report. The purpose of this information is to inform the public and is in no way intended to advocate for or in opposition to the Initiative.

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Posted on: October 24, 2016

Bridge to Justice Free Legal Clinic

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WHEN: Sunday, October 30, 2016
TIME: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
WHERE: Community Solutions,
9015 Murray Ave, #100
Gilroy, CA 95020

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Posted on: October 2, 2016

Loma Fire Update: Noon 10/2/16

119 Engines :: 10 Helicopters :: 0 Air Tankers :: 68 Hand Crews :: 13 Dozers
Overnight, the fire made minimal progress and continued to consume islands of unburned fuels that are at critically low fuel moistures. Extremely drought stressed vegetation con...Read on...

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Posted on: October 1, 2016

Loma Fire Update: Noon 10/1/16

171 Engines :: 14 Helicopters :: 2 Air Tankers :: 67 Hand Crews :: 15 Dozers

Community Meeting - October 1, 2016 at 10:00 AM Morgan Hill Community and Cultural Center - El Toro Room
17000 Monterey Road, Morgan Hill, CA 95037

Overnight, the fire re...Read on...

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Posted on: September 30, 2016

Loma Fire Community Meeting 10/1

Calfire will be hosting a Community Meeting - Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 10:00 AM Morgan Hill Community and Cultural Center - El Toro Room 17000 Monterey Road, Morgan Hill, CA 95037

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Posted on: September 30, 2016

Loma Fire Update: Noon 9/30/16

Fire Update:
4,313 Acres :: 34% Contained :: 1,968 Personnel :: 179 Engines :: 16 Helicopters :: 6 Air Tankers :: 61 Hand Crews :: 32 Dozers

Overnight, the fire remained active while firefighters continued to build and reinforce containment lines arou...Read on...

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Posted on: September 29, 2016

Loma Fire Update: Noon 9/29/16

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Safety Reminders:
The bike and walking trails behind Solarsano Middle School are closed. Please do not let your child walk or ride to school using these paths.

Fire Update:3,849 Acres :: 22% Contained :: 1,762 Perso...Read on...

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Posted on: September 28, 2016

Loma Fire Update: Noon 9/28/16

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Over 1,000 firefighters from throughout the area are aggressively fighting the Loma Fire which continues to spread in the Loma Chiquita Road and Loma Prieta Road area of the Santa Cruz mountains. The fire is currently bur...Read on...

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Posted on: September 15, 2016

Gilroy's New Bicycle Map is Now Online!

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In Gilroy, we have a bicycle-friendly community where cyclists, pedestrians and motorists thrive.
We now have our new bicycle map showing locations of bike lanes, bike paths and bike parking! Maps are available online and at City Hall at the Community...Read on...

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Posted on: July 26, 2016

Santa Teresa Blvd. Roundabout Detours for Garlic Festival

The Third Street at Santa Teresa Blvd. (STB) roundabout will have a jersey barrier installed down the middle to prevent traffic turning into westbound Third, and to prevent left turns from eastbound Third onto northbound STB. We will have the temporary si...Read on...

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Posted on: July 26, 2016

Gilroy Youth Commission Recruiting for 6 open Seats

The City of Gilroy is accepting applications for six open seats on the Gilroy Youth Commission. Click the link to read more.

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Posted on: May 12, 2016

Public Input Requested Regarding Window Replacement on Historic Buildings

Have you ever needed to replace a window on a historic building? Or, have you ever wondered if there are rules governing what materials you can use when replacing windows on a historic building?

If you answered yes to either question or are just inter...Read on...

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Posted on: May 9, 2016

Urban Water Management Plan Public Hearing Scheduled

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The Gilroy City Council will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, July 5, 2016 to review and discuss the 2015 Urban Water Management Plan (2015 UWMP). The public hearing will be held at 6:00 pm or as soon thereafter as the item can be heard, in the City Coun...Read on...

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Posted on: April 20, 2016

Eigleberry Closure

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Please be advised that, Graniterock, acting as the contractor for the City of Gilroy, will perform miscellaneous asphalt repairs and asphalt paving on your street beginning on the WEEK OF APRIL 4TH. The project is expected to last 5 weeks, however, any ra...Read on...

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Posted on: April 18, 2016

DUI Checkpoint Planned

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DUI/Drivers License Checkpoint Planned April 22, 2016

Gilroy, CA – Gilroy Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Drivers License Checkpoint on April 22, 2016, at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 9:00 ...Read on...

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Posted on: April 14, 2016

City of Gilroy Spring 2016 Newsletter

The City of Gilroy Welcomes a new City Administrator. Read about this and many other items of community interest in the Spring Newsletter.

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Posted on: April 12, 2016

Envision Silicon Valley VTA Public Meetings in May

The public is invited to learn about progress being made toward developing a possible transportation sales tax
measure for the November 2016 ballot and to provide input. Find out how Santa Clara Valley TransportationAuthority (VTA) has been engaging wi...Read on...

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Posted on: March 31, 2016

Notification Addressing 1st Street Resurfacing

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Over the last few months we have received many of your emails and messages regarding the deteriorated state of First Street between Monterey Road and Santa Teresa Boulevard. We take our road-user needs seriously and we appreciate all of your feedback and...Read on...

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Posted on: March 28, 2016

Free Citizen Workshop Gilroy Library

Saturday May 7th 2016. Make an appointment ahead of time. See flyer for details.

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Posted on: March 15, 2016

Notification of Miller Roundabout Delay

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Developer, Cal-Atlantic Homes has requested a further extension on the construction of the roundabout at Miller and Santa Teresa Boulevard. Cal-Atlantic Homes has encountered several set-backs that have delayed their timeline; high levels of ground water ...Read on...

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Posted on: March 9, 2016

DUI Checkpoint Planned

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Gilroy, CA – The Gilroy Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Drivers License Checkpoint on March 12th, 2016 in the City of Gilroy between the hours of 9:00 pm to 3:00 am.

The deterrent effect of DUI checkpoints is a proven resourc...Read on...

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Posted on: March 7, 2016

Uvas Creek Clean Up - Family Service Day Event

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The City of Gilroy invites all community members to join in helping clean up our local Uvas Creek. This event is being held as part of a community wide Family Service Day effort.

Saturday, April 30, 2016

9:00 a.m. to 12 Noon

Christmas Hill Park,...Read on...

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Posted on: March 3, 2016

Construction to Start on Roundabout at 3rd Street and Santa Teresa Boulevard

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Meritage Homes has received all permits to begin conversion of the existing intersection at Santa Teresa Boulevard and Third to a roundabout intersection. We anticipate construction to begin in March and to last approximately 4 months.

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Posted on: February 16, 2016

Rescheduled March 14: South County Recycled Water Master Plan Update

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Monday, March 14. 2016
6 - 8 p.m.

Place: Morgan Hill Community & CulturalCenter, El Toro Room
17000 Monterey Road, Morgan Hill

The cities of Gilroy and Morgan Hill along with partner agencies the Santa Valley Water District and South County ...Read on...

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Posted on: February 26, 2016

Restriping on Santa Teresa Blvd. Near Christopher High

Striping on Santa Teresa Blvd. in the northbound lanes between Day Rd. East and Day Rd. West will be changed in the next 10 days to eliminate the funneling of northbound traffic into the left turn lane.
Prior to this change, drivers may legally cross thi...Read on...

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Posted on: January 12, 2016

Winter 2015/2016 Flood Preparation Information

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Potential Areas of Flooding
In the past, flooding has mostly affected the southern area of Gilroy, streets south of Tenth Street and East of the Levee. In general, this area continues to be the most vulnerable to the flooding from Uvas Creek. The goo...Read on. . .

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Posted on: January 1, 2016

City of Gilroy Newsletter Winter 2016

Downtown Gilroy is the Historic Heart of the Community
Over the past 15 years, the City has invested over $20 million dollars in its revitalization, but there is more for the City and the property owners to do.

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Posted on: November 3, 2017

City of Gilroy Email Express 11.03.17

To receive the Gilroy Email Express in your inbox, text "GilroyExpress" to 22828 and follow the instructions to begin receiving our weekly email express in your inbox each Friday!

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

City of Gilroy Email Express 10.13.17

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Posted on: September 29, 2017

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Posted on: September 22, 2017

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

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Posted on: September 8, 2017

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

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Posted on: August 25, 2017

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Posted on: August 18, 2017

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Posted on: August 17, 2017

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