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Posted on: July 19, 2018

Public Notary Services Available from the City of Gilroy beginning July 23

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The City of Gilroy will soon be offering Notary services to the public as an additional service of the Gilroy City Clerk’s Office. Beginning July 23, 2018, the pilot program to provide Notary services will be available by appointment every Tuesd...

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Posted on: July 17, 2018

The Gilroy Community Police Academy is Currently Accepting Applications!

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Participate in the 12-week Community Police Academy to gain a better understanding of the role and responsibilities of the Gilroy Police Department within our community including Patrol Operations, S.W.A.T., Crime Scene Investigations and more.  ...

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Posted on: July 17, 2018

Charter Communications (“SPECTRUM”) Making Changes to Channel Lineup

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Effective on or about July 20, 2018, KOFY on Channel 13, will no longer be available to our residents through Charter.  The reason, according to Charter, is due to a channel sharing arrangement and KOFY transitioning from a high power to a low po...

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Posted on: July 3, 2018

Gilroy Election Nomination Period Opens Monday, July 16th

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Four (4) City Council seats will be open during the Gilroy General Municipal Election November 6, 2018. Candidates can start the nomination process beginning July 16, 2018 during the hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Our candidate guide is available online here.

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Posted on: July 6, 2018

Smart Irrigation Month

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During the July 2nd regular meeting, City Council proclaimed July "Smart Irrigation Month" to promote the social, economic and environmental benefits of efficient irrigation technologies, products and services in landscape, turf and agricultural...

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Posted on: June 27, 2018

Recreation Department Survey

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The Recreation Department is proud to provide quality and affordable programs and special events to meet the needs of residents. We’d like your feedback and invite you to take a short survey on our community engagement platform, Your Voice. Clic...

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Posted on: July 2, 2018

Swimming Pool Safety Tips

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According to the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, drowning is the leading cause of unintentional death for young children. Many of these accidents occur in home swimming pools. We encourage Gilroy residents to learn more about how they can pr...

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Posted on: June 20, 2018

Free Secured Bike Valet Parking During Thursday's Downtown Live Series

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The City of Gilroy Bicycle Pedestrian Commission and the Gilroy Downtown Business Association are excited to announce the Free Secured Bike Valet Parking located at the Gilroy Downtown Thursday Night Live Series. Shifty’s Cycles & Mobile Ser...

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Posted on: June 13, 2018

Summer Time = Trash Time

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No one likes it. Everybody produces it. And it gets everywhere.  

Real trash talk:  

  1. The Great Pacific Garbage Patch, which is basically a massive pile of trash in the Pacific Ocean, is growing faster than expected, and is approxi...
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Posted on: June 7, 2018

Canvassing for the 2020 Census

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Volunteers for Santa Clara County will be walking through neighborhoods in June and July to check addresses in an effort to make sure everyone gets counted in the 2020 Census. Volunteers will NOT knock on doors or collect any names or personal information...

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Posted on: June 5, 2018

First Street Project Updates

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Efforts are underway to repair First street and improve the condition of the road. The City of Gilroy will be undertaking utility improvements in the Spring of 2018 and through 2019. Please visit the First Street Projects page on Your Voice located at the...

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Posted on: May 21, 2018

State Route 152 Road Improvements East of Prunedale Avenue During Summer 2018

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The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform drainage improvements and shoulder widening of the existing westbound (WB) and eastbound (EB) shoulder lanes on State Route-152 (SR-152) at Prunedale Avenue in the City Gilroy. Nighttime ...

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Posted on: May 17, 2018

Highway 101 Southbound Off-Ramp Repairs at Monterey Road

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Anticipated to start the week of June 4th, 2018, The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will begin embankment repair on southbound (SB) Monterey Road off-ramp, on Highway-101 (Hwy-101) in the City of Gilroy. Construction is anticipated to ...

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Posted on: March 21, 2018

County Of Santa Clara Partners With City Of Gilroy For Animal Sheltering Services

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The City of Gilroy and the County of Santa Clara have partnered together to provide animal sheltering for dogs, cats and other domestic pets for Gilroy residents. This new partnership ensures all Gilroy residents can deliver lost, domestic animals to the ...

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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 ‘compl...

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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 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: 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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