Issue for April 15, 2014


Celebrate the Earth Festival, April 26
Join us the 7th Annual Celebrate the Earth Festival from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 26 at Mahany Park, 1501 Pleasant Grove Blvd. This event is hosted by Roseville Electric and Environmental Utilities departments and sponsored by Whole Foods Market in Roseville. Find out more.

Medication Take-Back Day
MedicationDaySM.jpgTurn in unwanted, unused medications between 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 26 at Woodcreek High School, Roseville High School and Kaiser Roseville (1600 Eureka Road). Find out more.

Celebrate the Maidu Yomen Spring Event
YomenSM.jpgEnjoy traditional Native American dancing, storytelling and singing to celebrate the coming of spring from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. on Sunday, April 27. This event will also feature children activities such as flute making, soapstone carving and acorn grinding. Find out more.

View the Latest Roseville in :90 - Building Parks
Rosevillein90-Parks.jpg"Roseville in :90" is a video series of fast-paced, graphically stylized, 90 second videos explaining areas of the City's operations most asked about by our residents. Our latest video explains how the City of Roseville decides when and where to build parks. Find out more.


WineDownWedLG-CORN.jpgCome down to Vernon Street Town Square, 311 Vernon St., on Wednesday, April 23 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. to enjoy wine tasting provided by Pescatore Winery, PaZa Vineyard, Wise Villa Winery and Popie Vineyards. Enjoy live entertainment from Gordon Groft. A $5 entrance fee applies. Find out more.

Enjoy Open Mic Nights
Microphone.jpgA new series is coming to the Vernon Street Town Square on the fourth Thursday of every month. Share your creative talents for Poetry/Spoken Word from 6 - 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 24. Find out more.

Camps Preview Day, May 17
CampPreview.jpgCome out to our Camp Preview Day to discover a variety of camps from art, dance, sports and more from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 17 at the Vernon Street Town Square. Find out more.

Help a Child Learn to Swim
OperationSwim.jpgEvery child deserves to learn the life-saving skills of water safety and swimming. Unfortunately, there are children in our community who can't afford a swim suit or swimming lessons. For every $40 collected, a child receives a new swim suit, beach towel and swimming lessons through the Operation Swim Program. Find out more.

Public Input Requested for Interstate 80/Highway 65 Interchange Project Alternatives
The Placer County Transportation Planning Agency (PCTPA) is looking for input on improving the I-80/SR 65 Interchange. The objectives for the interchange project are to reduce congestion and improve operations and safety in the area, while maintaining access to local streets and businesses. Find out more.

Fix 50 Project May Impact Commuter Routes
Fix50-CORN.jpgThe Fix 50 Project is scheduled to begin Tuesday, April 22. Construction will impact traffic in downtown Sacramento as motorists find alternate routes. This may result in unpredictable Roseville Transit Commuter route delays. Find out more.

Temporary closure scheduled for segment of Antelope Creek Trail
The Antelope Creek Trail will be temporarily closed from Antelope Creek Drive to Galleria Boulevard beginning early evening on Friday April 18 until Monday morning April 21 due to a special Maya Archers event. The trail portion from Antelope Creek Drive to Springview Drive in Rocklin will remain open. View map of closure area.

Summer Swim Passes on Sale Now
SwimLessonsPassSM.jpgSummer swim passes are on sale now for the Roseville Aquatics Complex, Johnson Pool and Mike Shellito Indoor Pool. Passes include free entrance to the afternoon Recreational Swim, evening Family Night Swim and Parent and Tot Playtime. Find out more.

Come Enjoy a Night of Storytelling in Front of a Campfire
CampfireLG.jpgSit under the stars at our outdoor amphitheater to enjoy songs and native stories around the campfire from 7:30 - 8:30 p.m. on Friday, April 18. Roasting sticks and marshmallows will be provided as a fun ending to this event. The Maidu Museum & Historical Site doors open at 7 p.m. As part of National Library Week, this campfire is free with a Roseville Library card. Find out more.

Free Smart Cycling Clinics
Learn how to improve your cycling safety skills and basic bicycle maintenance from trained certified instructors. The clinic in Roseville is from 6 - 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 29 at Roseville Cyclery. Additional dates and locations are also available. Find out more.

City of Roseville Volunteer Fair
Come out to the Volunteer Fair from 6 - 8 p.m. on Thursday, May 15 at the Maidu Community Center. Volunteer coordinators will be available to discuss multiple city volunteer opportunities and how to become a volunteer. Find out more.

3rd Saturday Art Walk

Downtown & Historic Roseville local galleries and businesses keep their doors open for an evening reception on the 3rd Saturday of every month. 7 - 10 p.m. See map for participating venues.


Enjoy "Night Out at the Museum", part of the 3rd Saturday Art Walk from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. on Saturday April 19. Meet Native American filmmakers Wallace Murray and Tim Campbell for the showing of their award-winning film, "A Grandmother's Prayer", a documentary featuring Native American basket weaver Julia Parker. Light refreshments will be available.

Roseville In the News

City of Roseville’s credit rating improves
Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services raised its issuer credit rating on the city of Roseville one notch from ‘AA’ to ‘AA ’ in its latest review published April 1, according to a press release from the city.
Read full article.


Mayor's Cup Golf Tournament


Mark your calendars for the 18th Annual City of Roseville Mayor’s Cup Golf Tournament. The tournament kicks off at noon on Friday, April 25 at the Woodcreek Oaks Golf Club. Find out more.

Oak Street Improvement Project Scheduled to Begin April 21

As part of the City's plans to revitalize Downtown Roseville, improve traffic safety and ease traffic congestion, construction on the Oak Street Improvement Project will begin April 21 and continue through the end of 2014. The project will include a roundabout at Washington Blvd. and Oak Street. Find out more.


Take alternative transportation to the Celebrate the Earth Festival and enter to win a Fitbit. Find out more.

Friends of the Roseville Library Used Book Sale

Bring your friends and family to a one-day used book sale from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 26 at the Roseville Downtown Library.


Upcoming Public Meetings

View online calendars

City Council
April 16, 7 p.m.

Design Committee
April 17, 4:30 p.m.

Grants Advisory Commission
May 6, 5:30 p.m.
May 13, 5:30 p.m.

Library Board
May 19, 6:30 p.m.

Parks & Recreation Commission
May 5, 7 p.m.

Planning Commission
April 24, 7 p.m.

Public Utilities Commission
April 22, 7 p.m.

RCONA Monthly Meeting
April 17, 7 p.m.
RCONA website

Transportation Commission
April 15 - Cancelled

PG&E Pipeline 123

Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) owns Line 123, a natural gas pipeline serving customers in PG&E’s Sacramento and Sierra Divisions. As part of its Pipeline Safety and Enhancement Plan, PG&E proposes to replace approximately 3.1 linear miles of Line 123 located within Roseville. Find out more.

Blue Oaks Widening and Resurfacing Project

Blue Oaks Boulevard from Crocker Ranch Road to Foothills Boulevard will be widened from two lanes to three in each direction. Construction is scheduled mid-April through September 2014, between 7 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. on weekdays. Find out more.

Now Accepting 4th of July Parade Applications

Join thousands of people who line the streets of Roseville to watch the star-spangled excitement of creative floats, musical groups and guest celebrities. Parade applications are due June 1. Find out more.

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