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City launches new podcast series - City Manager Jensen discusses the city budget in first edition
You have a new way to learn about what is happening with your city.

We are beginning City of Roseville Connections, a podcast series offering insights about trends, policies, and other factors affecting the operations and services the City of Roseville provides to the community.

In the first edition, Roseville City Manager Rob Jensen discusses the pressures on revenues and expenses of the City's half-billion dollar budget, what the City has done to address these challenges and what lies ahead.

You provide the labor, we'll provide the paint
News ImageThe “Beautifying My Neighborhood” Paint Program provides free exterior paint to eligible Roseville residents. Help beautify your neighborhood by putting a fresh coat of paint on your house!

Oak Street Parking Facility construction underway
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.

What you need to know before using an A-frame sign
News ImageBusinesses in Roseville will be able to use A-frame signs without a permit beginning August 20, 2016 under specific conditions.

Roseville Ranked in Top 35 Best Cities to Live in United States
News ImageRoseville is among the top 35 places to live in the United States, according to a study conducted by 24/7 Wall St.

The study was based data on the 550 U.S. cities with populations of 65,000 or more as measured by the U.S. Census Bureau. The rankings are based on a range of variables, including crime rates, employment growth, access to restaurants and attractions, educational attainment, and housing affordability.

Roseville named 10th best city in California for families
News ImageRoseville is the 10th best city in California for families according to a recent survey by WalletHub.com.

WalletHub compared 240 California cities across 22 key metrics. The metrics range from the number of attractions to the number of pediatricians per capita to unemployment rate.

Roseville ranked well above average in several categories including being tied for first statewide in number of playgrounds per capita.

Roseville was also ranked in the top three percent for housing affordability and top seven percent for median family salary.


This Is Our Roseville
News ImageHave you seen our new video highlighting the people, places, events and lifestyle of Roseville? This Is Our Roseville. Take a look.

Oak Street Parking Facility Project Workshop and consideration of new city office building at 316 Vernon
A public workshop for the pending Oak Street Parking Facility Project will be held in the Council Chambers, 311 Vernon Street, 5 - 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, September 2.

In addition, during that evening's regular 7:00 p.m. Council meeting, the City Council will take action regarding the construction contract for the proposed 4-story City office building at 316 Vernon Street.

Your Trusted Solar Advisor
News ImageRenewable energy is a hot topic these days, particularly energy derived from solar. With this industry developing so rapidly and the increase of information, many people are confused about what is realistically obtainable and what their options are with putting a solar installation on their home or business.

Roseville customers cut water use nearly 40 percent in June
News ImageWater use reduction numbers for June are in and Roseville customers continue to their part by saving 39.12 over 2013 numbers.

A quick update: Roseville’s water supply
News ImageRoseville’s drinking water comes from surface water supplies from Folsom Lake. The Federal Bureau of Reclamation, as part of the Central Valley Project, manages this facility. Every year, the Bureau announces an annual water allocation that describes the amount of water Roseville will receive. Last year, we received 50 percent of normal. This year, the Bureau said that the initial allocation is 25 percent of normal, based on precipitation, snow pack and other factors currently.


Richard Plecker named new Environmental Utilities Director
News ImageToday, City Manager Ray Kerridge welcomed Richard Plecker as the City of Roseville Environmental Utilities Director.


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.

S&P raises Roseville credit rating
News ImageStandard & Poor's Ratings Services raised its issuer credit rating on the City of Roseville one notch to 'AA+' from 'AA' in its latest review published April 1. The upgrade is based on Roseville's strong economy, strong budget flexibility and strong budget management according to Standard & Poor's.

This credit rating upgrade has the potential to save the City hundreds of thousands of dollars with future bond issuances. The debt service savings to the City on the issuance of $35 million in bonds would be $500,000.

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