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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 2015 Training starts September 8.

Libraries, Maidu Museum and Utility Exploration Center Closed Friday, August 14
All three library locations, the Maidu Museum & Historic Site and the Roseville Utility Exploration Center are closed on Friday, August 14 for staff training. Regular hours resume Saturday, August 15.

Online resources like eBooks, renewals, and research tools will be available during the closure.

Investment in recycled water program proves beneficial during fourth year of drought
News ImageEvery day, the city of Roseville’s wastewater treatment plants capture, treat and convert millions of gallons of wastewater into recycled water.

Our recycled water program, which started in the 1990s with a single commercial customer, has since grown to become an important source of water, particularly during the unrelenting drought.


Downtown Library Hours Extended Due To Heat
With the high temperatures forecasted, the City of Roseville is extending the hours at the Downtown Roseville Public Library to act as a cooling center starting Wednesday, July 29 through Friday, July 31.

Downtown Library, 225 Taylor Street
Extended hours, Open 10 am - 9 pm

Proposed updates to Roseville's alarm ordinance
In the near future, the Roseville Police Department plans to ask City Council to approve an update to the existing ordinance that regulates burglary, robbery and panic alarm systems. Since 1999, the City has required that both residential and commercial alarm holders obtain permits from the police department. The ordinance also allows the police department to fine alarm holders for police responses for false alarms. The purpose is to help residents and businesses have effective, well managed alarm systems, and to reduce the number of times police officers respond to false alarms. Read on for more information about the proposed update.

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.

Oak Ridge Drive Bridge Replacement Project
The City of Roseville is proposing to replace the Oak Ridge Drive Bridge over Linda Creek and reconstruct Oak Ridge Drive, the bicycle pathway, and the floodwalls to conform to the new bridge.

The 30-day public review and comment period runs from July 20, 2015 to August 18, 2015.

Rehabilitation for Washington Boulevard between Oak and Elefa Streets
News ImageRoseville will be rehabilitating Washington Boulevard from Oak Street to Elefa Street to improve the quality of the roadway. Streets will be open to vehicle traffic. However, there will be temporary lane closures while work is underway, which may result in traffic delays. Construction is scheduled July through September.

Explore Big Trucks This Summer
News ImageBig Trucks Summer continues at Mahany Park on Thursday, July 30 with a visit from a Vactor Truck! Come out to this free program for story time at 9:30am, followed by truck visits from 10-11am.Head over to the Maidu Community Center to explore a Garbage Truck on August 6, followed by a Pipe Scope Truck on August 13. No registration needed for these free events!

Draft Environmental Documents Available & Public Meeting for Proposed Third Track Project
News ImageOn July 24, the Draft Environmental Impact Report/Environmental Assessment for Capitol Corridor Joint Power Authority's proposed Third Track Project was released for a 50-day public review period. Comments and suggestions will be invited from all interested parties through 5:00 p.m. September 10. Learn more by attending a public meeting or participating in a convenient online meeting that will be available 24 hours a day.

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.

Help Name Three New Parks
News ImageRoseville residents have until 5 p.m., Friday, July 31 to submit their naming suggestions for three new parks. The parks to be named include two neighborhood parks and one pocket park.

City Manager Ray Kerridge announces his retirement effective December 31, 2015
July 8, 2015---City Manager Ray Kerridge announced his retirement today, effective December 31, 2015. “I had been contemplating retirement for some time, but my recent car accident and the uncertainty over how long my rehabilitation will take have accelerated this decision. Consequently, I want to give the Council as much notice as possible of this impending transition,” he said.

Assistant City Manager Rob Jensen has been serving as Acting City Manager since the car accident last month, and Jensen will continue serving in that role.

Holiday Craft Fair Applications Due August 1
News ImageWe are now accepting applications for craft vendors for the 26th Annual Holiday Craft Fair scheduled for Saturday, December 5, 2015 at Maidu Community Center. Approximately 140 exhibitors are accepted to this fair which includes free admission and parking for visitors.

Take steps to protect trees while limiting landscape watering
News ImageTrees offer many benefits to people and wildlife, and are an investment one generation makes for the next. Lawn can turn golden and eventually recover. Trees, however, can be lost forever. Customers should prioritize their landscape, saving limited supplies for watering high-value trees and plants first.

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!

Apply now for Roseville Citizen's Police Academy
News ImageWant an inside look at how your local law enforcement agency operates? The Roseville Police Department is now accepting applications from Roseville community members for our bi-annual Citizen's Police Awareness Academy. The next session will be held Monday through Thursday September 14 - 17 & 21 - 24, 2015 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., at the Roseville Police Department.

What the new drought ordinance means to you
News ImageThe news is filled with stories about the drought and new requirements to reduce water use, but what it means on a personal level is not always clear. So here’s the short story on what the new drought ordinance requires of each Roseville household.

Congratulations to the inaugural class of Tech Teens!
News ImageCongratulations to the inaugural class of Tech Teens! Chris Hardy from the City of Roseville's IT-Public Safety group partnered with the Roseville Police Activities League and led ten technology students from Roseville High School through a six-session after-school course on public safety technology applications, project management and leadership.

Highlights from the City Council meeting on May 20
An update about water use in our parks and providing recycled water for construction uses were highlights from the May 20th City Council meeting.

Recycled water is non-potable water treated by our waste water treatment plant to state health standards that can be used for irrigation and other purposes without impacting our drinking water supply.


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