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Bike throughout the month of May
News ImageCue the bike bells, May is Bike Month is here! It's time to dust off your bikes, pump up your tires and join your neighbors and co-workers in bicycling for work, school, shopping, recreation or training this May during the Sacramento region’s annual May is Bike Month Campaign. Join the fun for a chance to win prizes.

Roseville Aquatics Complex opens Memorial Day Weekend
News ImageIt's the unofficial start to summer and time to go for a swim at the Roseville Aquatics Complex. The aquatics complex is open 1-5 Saturday through Monday for the holiday weekend.

Building Safety Month in May aims to keep you and your family safe
The City of Roseville joins California Building Officials and other local jurisdictions in celebrating Building Safety Month every year. Here are some ways you can ensure your family is living in a safe environment.


Mulch Mayhem comes to Roseville
News ImageIt's that simple: mulch saves water. Roseville water customers interested in receiving FREE mulch can swing by the Placer County Fairgrounds on May 21 from 9 a.m. to noon. This is one of many ways you can be as water efficient in your garden.

Serve Your Community - City Council Seeks Commissioners
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The Roseville City Council is accepting applications from citizens 18 or older residing within the City limits of Roseville interested in serving on the city commissions.

The commissions meet once or twice a month and serve as advisory bodies to the City Council on such actions as they deem necessary, proper or advisable for the proper administration of City functions.



Spray Ground Reopens For Season
News ImageThe Vernon Street Town Square Spray Ground reopens on weekends beginning May 7. Daily hours begin on Memorial Day. Enjoy another summer of fun in the spray ground!

Weekend Schedule, First full weekend in May (May 7)
Noon - 7 p.m. Saturday & Sunday*

Daily Schedule, Memorial Day - Columbus Day
Noon - 7 p.m. Daily*

*Hours may be modified due to events needs. Saturday, May 14 the spray ground is closed due to a private event rental.

Squirmin' on the Square
News ImageMark your calendars for an evening of family fun in the Town Square!

This series delights all tots, as they end their day with different performers each visit! Get ready for super heroes, Frozen characters, a magician and scientists. Parent participation required. Free.

Interested in attending future public outreach meetings about massage permits? Let us know.
In the near future, the police department will be holding public meetings to discuss proposed changes to the City's massage ordinance. We'll be publicizing the meetings in advance on our website, social media and other venues, but if you'd also like to be notified by email of when the meetings will occur, please email Community Service Officer Nina Shaull at nshaull@Roseville.ca.us. Put "Massage Ordinance Outreach" in the subject line, and only your email address(es) in the body of the email. We'll use the email addresses to make sure you're notified of upcoming meetings, and other ways you can learn about the proposed changes and provide your input.

Hotel & Conference Center remains high on City Council’s priority list
News ImageAt its April 20, 2016 meeting, the Roseville City Council approved issuing a Request for Proposals for the development of a hotel and conference center along Highway 65 near the Westfield Galleria at Roseville.

"A hotel and conference remains an important amenity for the city and the region," said Mayor Carol Garcia. “While the City has no desire to own or operate a hotel or conference center, the City plays a key role in ensuring the construction of such an amenity becomes a reality.”


Caltrans Highway 65 Paving Project April 25 - August 24
News ImageCaltrans is alerting motorists about a paving project beginning on Monday, April 25 that will impact motorists along the Highway 65 corridor between Roseville and Lincoln.

The $7 million paving overlay project will take place during nighttime hours and will require the closure of one of the two lanes of the highway. Ramps connecting to and from Highway 65 will also be impacted during those hours. All lanes and ramps will be open during non-construction times.

Downtown Roseville Construction Update
It will be a busy couple years for city building projects in Downtown Roseville. All of the projects are part of the Downtown Specific Plan designed through a community visioning process in 2009. The highly popular Vernon Street Town Square and roundabout at Washington Boulevard and Oak Street are examples of projects already completed in accordance with the plan.

Current projects include an office building at 316 Vernon Street, the Oak Street Parking facility, a new downtown Fire Station, three pedestrian bridges and bike trail connections through downtown.

Roseville moves to two-day-per-week outdoor watering day schedule
News ImageRoseville water customers can increase their outdoor watering an extra day beginning Monday, April 4. This move is about a month earlier than anticipated acknowledging improved local watershed conditions and a healthier snowpack in the Sierra Nevada Mountains.

Industrial Avenue bridge replacement underway
Work began April 4 to replace the Industrial Avenue bridge over Pleasant Grove Creek. It’s located south of Justice Center Drive and north of Blue Oaks Boulevard. Construction is anticipated to last through winter 2016/17. During construction the bridge will remain open to traffic in both directions.

City makes minor modifications to medical marijuana ordinance
News ImageAt its March 16th meeting, the Roseville City Council, like many cities throughout California have done in recent months, voted to enact some minor changes in the way the city regulates medical marijuana. Recent changes to state law necessitated that the city make these changes to be consistent with state law and to clarify city-specific regulations.

The regulations do not significantly change the existing structure and enforcement of the City's medical marijuana and marijuana-cultivation regulations. The City continues to ban commercial aspects of medical-marijuana use such as dispensaries, processing facilities, testing laboratories, and delivery in the City of Roseville.

The City will continue to allow limited indoor cultivation by authorized individuals for personal use. The City has not changed its overall position with regard to medical marijuana use within Roseville.

Roseville explores creating energy from waste
News ImageWork is underway right now to develop a project that would one day help power one of Environmental Utilities’ (EU) wastewater treatment plants or provide fleet vehicle fuel using Compressed Natural Gas (CNG).

More than $100K in available water efficiency funding for commercial customers
News ImageRoseville’s Environmental Utilities announced the availability of more than $100,000 designed to help commercial customers become more water efficient. These rebates, available to water customers in Roseville, can assist with a variety of projects – small to large – to offset initial capital costs and, overtime, lower water use.

Maidu Museum & Historic Site wins Excellence Award
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The Maidu Museum & Historic Site in Roseville was one of six museums in the State to receive the 5th Annual Superintendent's Awards for Excellence in Museum Education by the California Associations of Museums and the Office of the State Superintendent of Public Instruction.

The Maidu Museum & Historic Site offers a unique cultural haven for families and individuals who want to experience the life ways and culture of the Nisenan Maidu who called this location home for thousands of years.



Roseville / Sacramento named #2 Growth City in United States
The combination of Roseville and Sacramento was named the #2 Growth City in the United States for 2015 by UHaul International Inc.

"Roseville's diverse and thriving economy has something for everyone: young people starting out and those raising families, along with empty nesters and retirees,’ said Roseville Mayor Carol Garcia.

Roseville Housing Authority named high performer for 11th consecutive year
For the 11th consecutive year, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) named the Roseville Housing Authority, operated by the City of Roseville, a high performing agency for the Housing Choice Voucher Program. This is HUD's highest rating available to local housing agencies.

The rating gives the Roseville Housing Authority a competitive advantage in its efforts to bring more federal funds to the Roseville community. Currently, the Roseville Housing Authority provides safe and clean housing for 655 families through rental assistance from the Housing Choice Voucher Program.

Statewide water use restrictions continue through this October
News ImageThe State Water Board took action last evening, continuing water use restrictions through October. Because of the tireless efforts of many water agencies throughout the region, our collective voice was heard. A climate adjustment is now part of the emergency drought regulations, which moves Roseville’s target from 28 percent down to 25 percent.

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