Issue for October 29, 2013


2014 Green Waste Pick-Up Calendar is Now Available
The calendar will arrive in Roseville residential mailboxes in your November 2013 utility bill, or download an electronic version today.

Check Out Our New e-Notifications
We have added two new free, informative email notifications to our long list of topics available for Roseville residents and businesses. The new Downtown Street Closure e-notification includes all planned street closures in the downtown Roseville area. The Legislative Update e-notification includes information about state and federal legislation that may impact Roseville. Sign up today.

Roseville Electric Brightens Your Holidays
LEDkid-CORN.jpgExchange your old incandescent holiday lights for ENERGY STAR LEDs at no cost on Tuesday, Nov. 5 between 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Bring up to three strands of your old lights and your recent utility bill to the Roseville Utility Exploration Center, 1501 Pleasant Grove Blvd., in Mahany Park.  Find out more.

Fall Front Yard Leaf Pickup Program is Back
Leaves-CORN.jpgRoseville’s popular Fall Front Yard Leaf Pickup Program begins Monday, Nov. 4 and concludes mid-January 2014, weather permitting. The program keeps fallen front yard leaves and debris from clogging stormwater drains and washing into our creeks and streams. Find out more.

Salmon Spawning Survey Volunteer Project
Volunteers with experience walking in creeks with waders, are encouraged to take part in this one day survey on Friday, Nov. 22 from 9 a.m. - noon. at the United Artist parking lot, Eureka Road in Roseville. Email Gregg at for more information.

Roseville In the News

New developer revives Placer Ranch plans - Sacramento Business Journal
A Placer County project that was shelved five years ago is back with a new developer, who has renewed an earlier offer to provide free land for a satellite campus of California State University Sacramento. Read full article.

Roseville aims to have bigger voice in Sacramento, D.C. - The Sacramento Bee
More than a year after Green Valley Hospice in Roseville accepted its first patients, it still hadn’t received any Medicare checks from the federal government. Read full article.

Monk’s Cellar brewpub to open in downtown Roseville - Press Tribune
Vernon Street will soon boast yet another new spot for good times and grub, this place featuring beer with an “old world” European feel. Read full article.

Regional sports complex headed to Roseville - Press Tribune
The city of Roseville, in response to a request for proposals, has selected Placer Valley Tourism for the design, construction, financing, operations and maintenance of a sports park designed to support a regional soccer field complex... Read full article.

Ongoing and Upcoming Events

Free Fitness in Vernon Street Town Square
Try Yoga, Yang Tai Chi and Bootcamp classes from Aug. 26 - Oct. 31. View class schedules.

Friday Flicks Features The Hunger Games
Bring your blankets and lawn chairs to Vernon Street Town Square, 311 Vernon St., on Nov. 15 at 7:30 p.m. View upcoming movies.

52nd Annual Sylvia Besana Holiday Parade
Bring your family and friends to enjoy the Sylvia Besana parade on Saturday, Nov. 23 at 10 a.m., organized by the Roseville Chamber of Commerce.

Turkey Trot Fun Run
Kick-off a great Thanksgiving Day with a fun race at Vernon Street Town Square, 311 Vernon St., Thursday, Nov. 28 at 9 a.m. Find out more.


Last Chance to Sign Up for the Turkey Trot Run


Come kick-off a great Thanksgiving Day with a fun 5K or 10K race on Thursday, Nov. 28 at 9 a.m. Early registration is available until Saturday, Nov. 9. Find out more.

Upcoming Public Meetings

View online calendars

City Council
November 6, 7 p.m.

Design Committee
November 21 - Cancelled

Grants Advisory Commission
November 12, 7:00 p.m.

Library Board
November 25, 6:30 p.m.

Parks & Recreation Commission
November 4 - Cancelled

Planning Commission
November 14, 7 p.m.

Public Utilities Commission
November 26, 7 p.m.

RCONA Board Meeting
November 21, 7 p.m.
RCONA website

Transportation Commission
November 19, 7 p.m.

View the New Green Living Guide


The free guide provides information about gardening workshops, special events, exhibits and more. Download the guide today.

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