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Posted on: September 1, 2018

September Newsletter Now Available on Website

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Learn more about Water Conservation rebate programs, Modesto recycling programs, Modesto recycling events and other tips in our monthly City Newsletter.

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

Modesto Soars to #33 in Milken Institute's 2017 Best-Performing Large City Ranking

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The Milken Institute's Best-Performing Cities - Where America's Jobs are Created and Sustained report for 2017 documents Modesto's rapid rise in rank among the 150 largest cities in the United States.   The Milken report released in January 2018 ...

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Posted on: September 10, 2018

City Receives 2018 Community Water Champion Award

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During this year’s Annual WateReuse Symposium the City of Modesto was awarded the 2018 Community Water Champion Award.

This award recognizes utilities and/or local government entities that ensure a safe, reliable, locally controlled water supply ...

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Posted on: September 7, 2018

Pulse Check on Modesto Crime

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Modesto has a reputation of being a rough city when it comes to crime in spite of our great neighborhoods and neighborhood groups. There’s no doubt we face a lot of challenges in public safety. 

It is a fact that Modesto has a higher cri...

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Posted on: March 30, 2018

New Watering Schedule Effective April 1st

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Starting April 1, water customers in Modesto, Salida, and Empire will move to a three-day weekly watering schedule.  Customers in Turlock, Grayson, Ceres Walnut Manor, and Del Rio will remain on a continuous two-day schedule.  This water...

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

Traffic Enforcement Operations Plan for Modesto

Modesto Police Department will step up Bike & Pedestrian Safety Enforcement Operations on Thursday, September 20 to Sunday, October 30, 2018 from 0800-1800 hours with focused enforcement on collision causing factors involving motorists, pedestrians an...

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Posted on: August 22, 2018

Update: AM/PM Homicide Investigation Leads to an Additional Arrest

Modesto, CA – Detectives continue their investigation into the events that led to the shooting death of 30-year-old Domonique Lewis on Sunday, August 12, 2018, at AM/PM on 5th Street. The information gathered through the investigation indicated ...

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Posted on: June 27, 2018

Modesto Police Move Quickly to Locate and Arrest Kidnapping Supsect

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On Tuesday, June 26, 2018, at approximately 4 o’clock in the afternoon, a fourteen-year-old female reported that a man approached her in a vehicle as she walked along Tokay Avenue. She indicated the man attempted to grab her and she was able to ...

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Posted on: July 7, 2016

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Posted on: August 6, 2018

2018 Fall Activity Guide Available Now

Sign up for your favorite activities offered through the City of Modesto's Parks, Recreation and Neighborhoods Department.  The Fall Activity Guide is now available and can be viewed online, or print copies are available at the Parks, Recreation ...

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Posted on: July 7, 2016

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Posted on: September 13, 2018

City of Modesto Business Recycling Award Winners

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This year’s response was overwhelming! Businesses and organizations challenged themselves to look for creative and innovative ways to become “greener”, conserve valuable resources and reduce their carbon footprint.

The winners for their commitment in 2017 ...

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Posted on: September 12, 2018

City of Modesto Free Paper Shredding Event

Please join us on Saturday, October 6, 2018, from 8am-12pm (or until full).  We will be at 1625 McHenry Avenue (the old Longs Drugs location).  Look for the Pacific Shredding trucks.  All paper received will be shredded on site ...

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

Traffic Impact Due to Service Repairs and Upgrades

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Traffic may be impacted due to service at the following locations:

  • Zeff Rd (Water Main repair)
  • 1219 Kansas (Hydrant Maintenance)
  • 1001 Kansas (Hydrant Maintenance)
  • 1280 Rumble (Hydrant Maintenance)
  • 3924 Pheasant Ln (leaks)
  • 140 Empire Ave (Leaks)
  • 2313 Country Ranc...
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Road Closures & Traffic

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