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Roundabout at Oak & Washington scheduled to open October 16
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Oak Street Improvement Project Update: Based on the current construction schedule, the roundabout in the Oak Street Improvement Project at Washington Boulevard and Oak Street will open to traffic on Thursday October 16.

Work on the remainder of the Oak Street Improvement Project, which includes new traffic signals at both Oak & Grant and Oak & Lincoln Streets; improved sidewalks, pedestrian crossings and streetscapes, will continue for several more weeks.



Roadway paving for Washington Blvd. and Taylor Rd. areas
News ImageWashington Blvd. from Kaseberg Dr. to Roseville Pkwy., as well as Taylor Rd. from the I-80 over-crossing to the city limits will be rehabilitated beginning October 1. 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.

City and schools partner for International Walk or Bike to School Day on October 8
News ImageRoseville schools are teaming up with the City of Roseville to participate in the annual Walk or Bike to School Day on Wednesday, Oct. 8.

Organized by the school's parent-teacher association and staff from the City of Roseville's Safe Routes to School program, the day is designed to encourage walking or biking to school in groups rather than driving alone.


Tell us about your regional transportation priorities
News ImageWhat will our region look like in 20 years? How should we balance the transportation needs and wants of a growing region? Attend a public workshop and tell the Sacramento Area Council of Governments what you think. The Metropolitan Transportation Plan/Sustainable Communities Strategy workshops will seek input from residents about travel choices, and information on how our region's transportation plan is funded.

Fall Front Yard Leaf Pickup Program begins November 3
News ImageRoseville’s popular Fall Front Yard Leaf Pickup Program begins November 3, 2014 and concludes mid-January 2015, weather permitting.

The program keeps fallen front yard leaves and debris from clogging stormwater drains and washing into our creeks and streams, disturbing the sensitive ecological balance and threatening plants and wildlife.


Foothills Business Park Trail construction in progress
News ImageConstruction is occurring approximately August 11 - October 15 on the Foothills Business Park Trail. The project is a Class I multi-use trail that will close a gap in the Pleasant Grove Creek trail system and connect nearby residences to the employment centers along Foothills Boulevard. The path will also enhance recreational bicycling, walking and jogging, and maintenance vehicle access.

Roseville named a Train Town USA, given rotary snow plow by Union Pacific
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Roseville has been awarded membership in Union Pacific's Train Town USA Registry and presented with Union Pacific's rotary snow plow SPMW 7221. This historic railroad snow removal plow will be on permanent display on Atlantic Street just outside Union Pacific's J.R. Davis Yard in Roseville.

"We are proud to recognize Roseville as we celebrate our growing up together," said Liisa Stark, Union Pacific's director, Public Affairs for Northern California and Nevada.

"The railroad has played an integral role in our history and our growth," said Roseville Mayor Susan Rohan. "Union Pacific continues to be an important part of our community and one of our largest employers. Even as Roseville grows and changes, our roots will always remain with the railroad."



Street sweeping interactive map and schedule
News ImageSweeping not only keeps Roseville's streets clean, but also removes pollutants and organic materials before they enter the storm drain system, which flows directly into our streams. Public residential streets are swept at least once per month, while major and commercial streets are swept at least twice per month. View the new interactive map to find your neighborhood’s sweeping schedule.

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.

Seeking volunteer Crossing Guards and Bike/Walk Ambassadors
News ImageRoseville Safe Routes to School is looking for passionate people to volunteer. Become a Bike / Walk Ambassador or Crossing Guard and help make our neighborhoods more bicycle and pedestrian friendly!

Be sure to follow all on-ramp metering signs
News ImageCaltrans has recently installed meters at several Roseville freeway on-ramps to Interstate 80. Please remember to observe all signs and lights to ensure traffic flows efficiently and safely.

Frequently Asked Questions: When does the City of Roseville provide sandbags?
The City of Roseville only provides sandbags when creeks in Roseville are expected to reach levels that could flood homes. Otherwise, property owners can purchase sandbags at local home improvement centers any time of year. If your property is prone to flooding, it is highly recommended that you store sandbags on your property so they are readily available.

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