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Posted on: September 20, 2016

Election Volunteers Needed!

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Tuesday, November 8, 2016
Earn money and participate in the historic 2016 Presidential General Election by serving as an election volunteer for the Santa Clara County Registrar of Voters!

On Election Day, volunteers will be part of the action helping ...Read on...

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Posted on: September 15, 2016

City Hall will close Friday, September 16th at 2:00 pm

Gilroy City Hall will be closed between 2:00 pm and 5:00 pm on Friday, September 16th, 2016 for the annual Employee Recognition Program.

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: September 13, 2016

2016 Young Artists Poster Contest Theme Announced!

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The City of Gilroy Recreation Department and City of Gilroy Police Department are proud to announce the theme for the 2016 Young Artists Poster Contest is "Character Counts . . . Be Responsible." The contest is open to all youth in grades K-12...Read on...

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

Caltrans Traffic Advisory- Route 152 at Frazier Lake Road

The work will include installing traffic signals at the Frazier Lake Road intersection, construct a right lane and install advance warning signs.

Traffic Advisory
Posted on: July 11, 2016

Proposed Gilroy Urban Growth Boundary Initiative

The Initiative was submitted on February 26, 2016, and on June 20, 2016, the Gilroy City Council requested that City staff and consultants prepare an analysis of the potential effects of the proposed, as authorized under California Elections Code Section ...Read on...

Full Report
Posted on: August 18, 2016

Early Childhood Recreation Classes Open Enrollment

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Spaces still available in September classes:

? Time for Twos - Parent/Tot class (2-3 years; T and/or Th)
? Wee Threes & Fours - Parent/Tot class (3-5 years; T/Th)? Tiny Tots (3-4 years; M/W/F)
? Art & Science Explorers (3-5 years; T/Th)? ...Read on...

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Posted on: August 15, 2016

Update on Silicon Valley Clean Energy

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Silicon Valley Clean Energy (SVCE), a new locally controlled non-profit, will provide your community with greener, cleaner electricity at competitive rates. Participating communities will pool the electricity demand of their homes and businesses, to buy ...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...

Garlic Festival Parking and Traffic Information
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...

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.

Spring 2016 Newsletter
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...

Notification Flyer
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.

Construction ...Read on...

Notification Flyer
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...

Meeting Flyer
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...

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: October 1, 2015

Newsletter Fall 2015

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Posted on: October 1, 2015

Public Invited to Dedication of New Library Mural

The Library mural will be officially presented to the citizens of Gilroy at a public ceremony on Thursday, October 29, at 4:30 p.m., in the Outdoor Paseo, south of the Library.
Local artist Sheryl Cathers recently completed the beautiful mural on the sou...Read on...

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Posted on: September 29, 2015

Gilroy City Council Selects Interim City Administrator

The Gilroy City Council has selected former Morgan Hill City Manager Ed Tewes as the Interim City Administrator to provide day-to-day administrative management until a permanent replacement is found for Tom Haglund, who will be leaving his post in mid-Oct...Read on...

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Posted on: July 31, 2015

Party in the Park at San Ysidro Park

City of Gilroy Recreation Department is proud to present “Party in the Park” on from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at San Ysidro Park, 7700 Murray Avenue in Gilroy. Event date:
Friday August 14, 2015

This event is geared for the entire family and will featur...Read on...

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Posted on: June 9, 2015

City of Gilroy to Implement Tobacco Retailer Permit Ordinance

The City is proceeding with the implementation of the Tobacco Retailer Permit Ordinance, approved by the City Council in late 2014. The ordinance states that “every person within the city who operates as a tobacco retailer is required to obtain and mainta...Read on...

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Posted on: June 12, 2015

Latino Firefighters Group to Distribute Backpacks to Children at Ochoa Migrant Camp

Los Bomberos de Northern California (Latino Firefighters Association) will be providing 35 backpacks to children the Ochoa Migrant Camp on Friday, June 12th at 4:30 p.m. The City of Gilroy Recreation Department provides youth programs at that facility.
L...Read on...

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Posted on: June 1, 2015

Gilroy and Morgan Hill launch innovative program to help homeowners conserve water and energy

SANTA CLARA COUNTY, Calif., June 15, 2015 – The City Councils of Gilroy and Morgan Hill launched the HERO Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Program today. HERO PACE financing enables homeowners to make energy- and water-efficiency improvements and pay...Read on...

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Posted on: June 15, 2015

Coffee With the Mayor

Mayor Don Gage will be hosting his next “Coffee with the Mayor” event Saturday, June 20th at 9:30 a.m. in the City Council Chambers, 7351 Rosanna Street, Gilroy.
There are currently many avenues in which citizens can engage the Mayor in discussion, but t...Read on...

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Posted on: June 1, 2015

Gilroy Special Friends Golf Tournament Celebrates 35th Year

The 35th annual Special Friends Golf Tournament will be held Friday, June 19th, 2015 at the Gilroy Municipal Golf Course, 2695 Hecker Pass Highway at 12:00 p.m.
This is the longest continually running annual golf tournament in Gilroy, and was formerly kn...Read on...

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Posted on: May 17, 2015

Coffee With the Mayor

Mayor Don Gage will be hosting his next “Coffee with the Mayor” event Saturday, May 23rd at 9:30 a.m. in the City Council Chambers, 7351 Rosanna Street, Gilroy.
There are currently many avenues in which citizens can engage the Mayor in discussion, but th...Read on...

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Posted on: February 2, 2015

Community invited to help choose a future growth plan for Gilroy

The City of Gilroy and the Gilroy General Plan Advisory Committee (GPAC) invite interested community members to participate in a community workshop on Wednesday, February 25 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Eliot Elementary School, 475 Old Gilroy Street. Gi...Read on...

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