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Sammy Hagar Concert in Vernon Street Town Square September 13
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Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Sammy Hagar will celebrate the reopening of Sammy's Island Bar & Grill in Roseville with a special concert event on Saturday, September 13. The concert will be held in the Vernon Street Town Square, to celebrate the first anniversary of its grand opening.

Hagar will reunite with the surviving original members of Montrose, the seminal hard rock band he launched his music career with, including bassist Bill Church and drummer Denny Carmassi, as well as guest guitarist Vic Johnson and a few surprise guests.

"Get ready," Sammy Hagar commented. “We've got all the makings for an epic party – and this time I’m bringing my family… and some legendary friends.”


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Trail resurfacing in northeast Roseville
News ImageMulti-use trails in northeast Roseville will be resurfaced and re-striped beginning the last week of August. This includes the Antelope Creek, Miners Ravine and False Ravine Trails. Prior to work beginning, signs will be posted on the trails with closure dates for each segment.
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Roseville reaches 18.2 percent water use reduction through July 2014
News ImageRoseville continues to make progress toward meeting its community water use reduction goal of 20 percent, reducing water use in the month of July by 17.4 percent as compared to 2013. This brings the cumulative water use reduction achieved by Roseville since January 2014 to 18.2 percent.

During this time of year, 50 percent of a typical home’s water use is for outdoor irrigation. You can reduce your outdoor water use significantly by simply taking 15 short minutes to step outside and do these three things:

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Join the Maidu Museum Volunteer Team
News ImageHave fun learning about local history and native culture by joining our team of docent volunteers. After training, volunteer docents lead tours of the Maidu Museum & Historic Site. Fall 2014 Training starts September 9.
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Oak Street Improvement Project construction
News ImagePhase two of construction is underway. Currently the sidewalk and crosswalks at the south corner of Lincoln and Vernon Streets are closed to pedestrians (view map). Upgrades on this section of sidewalk are expected to take a couple of weeks. The city is working with businesses in the work area to maintain access for customers and employees.
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UEC Summer Camp Enables Makers to Explore STEM and Recycling Careers
News ImageAt “Disassemble It! Explore It! Rebuild It!” summer camp, the Roseville Utility Exploration Center will enable 12-17 year old makers to repurpose electronics, learn to solder circuit boards, assemble speakers and visit Sims Recycling Solutions to introduce advanced manufacturing careers with support from the Sierra College STEM Collaborative.
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Washington Blvd. and Taylor Rd. roadway resurfacing
News ImagePortions of Washington Boulevard and Taylor Road will be rehabilitated beginning in September, 2014. The work includes repairing pavement and overlaying new asphalt, new road striping, and minor traffic signal work. The new striping configuration on Taylor Road will include the addition of bike lanes.
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Temporary rate adjustment needed due to drought
Due to increasing costs of securing our water supply and decreasing revenues due to lower water use, the City of Roseville is implementing a temporary 15% rate adjustment in the form of a drought surcharge to be included on water billings as of June 15, 2014.

This adjustment will be applied only to customer's water usage. The cost to the average residential water customer will be about $2.
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New online bidding service streamlines doing business with the City
News ImageThe City of Roseville is now partnering with Public Purchase for posting, notifying and awarding of all formal requests for quotes (RFQs) and request for proposals (RFPs). This free e-Procurement service provides a single location to view all open requests for quotation and award information for previous RFQs, RFPs, and RFIs issued through the Public Purchase website.
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You Are Not Alone--Roseville Police offering new telephone reassurance program for disabled and homebound seniors
News ImageThe Roseville Police Department is offering a new telephone reassurance program for disabled or housebound senior residents. Police volunteers will call residents enrolled in this free, voluntary program at a pre-arranged day and time each week to check on their well-being.
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