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Posted on: May 21, 2018

Road Closure at Alexander St and 10th St Intersection

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The North Leg of Alexander Street at the Alexander and 10th intersection will be closed starting Monday, May 21st. This portion will be closed for the next two weeks for signal work. Temporary signals will be in place during this time. Pedestrian and vehi...

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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: May 1, 2018

STOLEN VEHICLE INCIDENT INVOLVING GILROY POLICE CHIEF

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Gilroy, CA - Gilroy Police Chief Scot Smithee was the victim of crime last Friday evening when his personal vehicle was stolen in Modesto.

Chief Smithee was in Modesto on personal business, attending a graduation after leaving Gilroy ...

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Posted on: April 11, 2018

Notice of Public Hearings & Public Review Period for City’s Draft FY 18-19 Annual Action Plan

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PUBLIC NOTICENOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGSOF THE GILROY CITY COUNCILAND NOTICE OF THE PUBLIC REVIEW PERIOD FOR THECITY OF GILROY’S ANNUAL ACTION PLAN FOR THEPERIOD OF JULY 1, 2018 TO JUNE 30, 2019

THESE CITY COUNCIL PUBLIC HEARINGS WILL BE HELD Monday, April 1...

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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: 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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