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City and schools partner for International Walk or Bike to School Day on October 5
News ImageRoseville schools are teaming up with the City of Roseville to participate in the annual Walk or Bike to School Day on Wednesday, October 5. 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.

Guardrail and fences to be repaired around Roseville
Repairs to guardrails and fences around Roseville are scheduled to begin in late September and continue through the end of October. Work hours will be weekdays, approximately 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Game Day Express approved
News ImageRoseville City Council voted to approve the addition of the Game Day Express bus service from Roseville to Sacramento Kings games at their Wednesday, September 7 meeting. The Game Day Express will provide direct Roseville Transit routes for area fans to travel from Roseville to home games at the new Golden 1 Center in downtown Sacramento.

Oak Street Parking Facility construction to begin September 12
News ImageAt its September 7 meeting, the Roseville City Council approved the overall funding required for the Oak Street Parking Facility project. This approval cleared the way for construction to begin. The contractor is scheduled to install construction fencing around the project perimeter on September 12.

The project, which is expected to take 10 months to complete, will initially involve demolition, grading, and utility work. The actual structure will begin to take shape when concrete pours start in late October/early November.


Residential street resurfacing for parts of west Roseville
News ImageUpdated 9/27/16: Resurfacing is underway on residential streets in the West Park and Foothills/Junction neighborhoods. Regular roadway maintenance reduces the need for major costly street repairs in the future by protecting Roseville streets.

Douglas Boulevard resurfacing underway
News ImageNighttime road resurfacing began Tuesday, August 23 on Douglas Boulevard between North Sunrise Avenue and Sierra Gardens Drive. Work will take place weekdays 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. and last approximately four weeks. One travel lane in each direction will be open during construction hours.

Resurfacing major roadways
News ImageUpdated 8/3/16: Road resurfacing around Roseville is underway, with completion anticipated by the end of December. Much of the work will be done at night. By completing resurfacing and pavement projects annually, Roseville's streets are preserved and maintained at the lowest possible cost. Roads are prioritized based on their pavement quality, age and amount of traffic.

Talking Traffic
News ImageTraffic is one of the topics we hear most about from you. There is a plan to raise about $1.6 billion to fund highway projects, public transit expansion, local street maintenance and improvements including Highway 65 widening and the Highway 65 / I-80 interchange.

FEMA issues new draft flood maps throughout Placer County
News ImageSome Placer residents can soon look forward to lower flood insurance premiums now that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has issued new draft flood maps for the county. But in a number of areas, including some mapped for the first time, flood risk has increased and may change flood insurance requirements and costs for some property owners.

Industrial Avenue bridge replacement underway
News ImageWork 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.

Take advantage of the fall front yard leaf pickup service
News ImageRoseville’s popular Fall Front Yard Leaf Pickup service begins October 31, 2016 through January 13, 2017, weather permitting. Our dual-strategy residential 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.

Roseville continues to be recognized as national flood protection leader
News ImageThe Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has again rated Roseville number one in flood control. Roseville is a nationally recognized leader in flood preparation, and the only city in the country to hold a Class 1 rating from FEMA’s Community Rating System.

Improvements to Roseville Road
News ImageThe City of Roseville has begun work to improve sight distance on Roseville Road by widening and straightening the ‘S’ curve in the roadway. New bike lanes, sidewalks and street lighting will be added, while utilities will be moved underground. The work zone will extend from Cirby Way south to the city limits.

Roller Compacted Concrete Pilot Project
News ImagePublic Works is beginning a pilot project to test a new type of paving material, roller compacted concrete (RCC). The material will be tested in several locations: Washington, from Pleasant Grove Boulevard to just north of Mountain Park Drive; and Atkinson, from Church Street, through and including Denio Loop. A suitable neighborhood location has also been identified, on Hickory between Church and Oakland Streets. The project will remove the existing failing asphalt and replace it with a new concrete surface.

Cost-Effectively Maintaining Our Roads
Roseville has 438 miles of roadways to maintain, worth more than $ 1 billion. It is an extremely valuable city resource. The most cost effective way to keep our roads in the best possible condition may not be what you think.

Watch this short video and find out how we save millions of dollars through preventative road maintenance.

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.

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