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Oak Street Improvement Project construction underway
News ImageAs part of the City of Roseville's plans to revitalize downtown Roseville as envisioned by the Downtown Specific Plan, improve traffic safety and ease traffic congestion, construction will take place on the Oak Street Improvement Project. It will continue through the end of 2014.

The project includes a roundabout at the intersection of Washington Boulevard and Oak Street.

You Are Not Alone--Roseville Police offering new telephone reassurance program for disabled and homebound seniors
News ImageThe Roseville Police Department is offering a new telephone reassurance program for disabled or housebound senior residents. Police volunteers will call residents enrolled in this free, voluntary program at a pre-arranged day and time each week to check on their well-being.

Get in gear for Bike Month
News ImageJoin others this May by riding your bike for errands, recreation, fitness, and commuting! May is Bike Month is a coordinated regional effort that brings visibility to bicycling as healthy and fun form of transportation, and reminds people to think about bicycling safely. Join the fun for a chance to win prizes! Registration is now open.

Roseville PD making it easier to reunite theft and burglary victims with their stolen property
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The Roseville Police Department has launched an online property room, with the goal of getting recovered property items back to their rightful owners

The Roseville Police Department property clerks have started an online property room at www.roseville.ca.us/recoveredproperty The website includes small pictures and brief descriptions of unclaimed property.



Have you protected your catalytic converter yet?
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We're seeing a surge in thefts of catalytic converters again, so if you drive one of the frequently targeted high-profile trucks or SUVs, please call one of our partnering auto service businesses and schedule your service today.

If you drive a pickup or SUV that's high off the ground and has an accessible catalytic converter, you're at risk for catalytic converter theft. Thieves crawl under vehicles, cut off the converters and sell them to unscrupulous scrap yards, where they're highly prized for the small amounts of precious metals they contain. You can take some steps to make your catalytic converter less attractive to thieves.



Drought Resource Guide full of easy water saving tips
News ImageWondering what you can do to reduce your water use by 20 percent? This guide explains the current drought situation, its impact upon Roseville’s water supply and provides easy ways to quickly reduce your water use with little or no impact on your lifestyle. This guide makes saving water easy. Additional information on saving water can also be found at roseville.ca.us/savewater.

Volunteer Fair set for May 15th
The City of Roseville is hosting a Volunteer Faire for anyone interested in volunteering in one of the city departments, 6 - 8 p.m., May 15 at the Maidu Community Center.

Yomen: A Spring Celebration
News ImageCelebrate and experience California Indian culture during Yomen: A Spring Celebration 10am-3pm on Sunday, April 27. Come to the Maidu Museum's biggest event of the year and bring the entire family for FREE. See tribal dancers, basket weavers, grind acorns, make an elderberry flute, shop at the craft fair and try the tasty Indian tacos.

Protect Yourself Against Utility Payment Scams
News ImageAs your community-owned utility provider, one of our top priorities is to keep your personal and financial information safe from scams and fraudulent activity. We follow procedures that regulate how we communicate with you, take payments and manage delinquent accounts, including the following...

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 Rosevilles 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.

Blue Oaks widening and resurfacing project
News ImageBlue Oaks Boulevard from Crocker Ranch Road to Foothills Boulevard will be widened from two lanes in each direction, to three. Construction underway through September 2014, between 7 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. on weekdays. Road resurfacing will also occur on Blue Oaks Boulevard between Crocker Ranch Road and Highway 65.

Medication Take Back Day on Saturday, April 26 - locations in Roseville
News ImageThe City of Roseville, in collaboration with area law enforcement agencies, utilities and schools, is hosting several Roseville locations for a one-day free drop-off of unwanted or expired medications. The event is sponsored by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency and provides a safe and convenient way to properly dispose of these medication.


Roseville announces mandatory 20 percent water use reduction due to persistent drought conditions
News ImageDue to persistent drought conditions, the City of Roseville has announced mandatory water use restrictions of 20 percent for its residential and commercial water customers effective immediately.

The water use reductions also require commercial water customers to reduce their outdoor irrigation by 30 percent, bans the washing of cars without a water nozzle or without going to a commercial car wash, prohibits washing of hardscape surfaces unless for health and safety purposes, and prohibits water waste.

“Although our recent storms were welcome, we are still in a drought and the coming months may prove to be challenging with the record low precipitation and snow pack that we have received,” said Ed Kriz, Environmental Utilities Director.



Mayor's Cup Golf Tournament returns April 25
News ImageFun is the name of the game with on-course beverage stations, tee prizes, games, raffle, lunch, and an after-party including awards reception on Friday, April 25 at Woodcreek Golf Club. The tournament format is a four-person scramble.

Summer Recreation Guide Now Available
News ImageThe Summer Recreation Guide is out and we have something for everyone! This guide is full of great camps, programs and events to keep you and your family entertained.

Groundwater Wells Turned Off
Due to increased precipitation in recent weeks, the City of Roseville has turned off its groundwater wells. They will remain off until further notice.

"Balancing the water supplies we have available from these latest storms against the cost to operate the groundwater wells, we feel we can suspend the use of the wells for now," said Roseville Environmental Utilities Director Ed Kriz.

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.

Clarkson University to Bring New Higher Education Options to Placer County Region
Clarkson University officials will be in the Placer County region this week to introduce area professionals to new graduate programs options and to advance an emerging technology education partnership with Sierra College undergraduates.

"We see Clarkson’s partnership with Sierra College in offering high caliber programs that are in high demand right here in our region as another success for Roseville’s Higher Education Task Force efforts,” said Roseville City Councilmember Dr. Tim Herman, chair of the task force.

The Town Square Concert Series is Back!
News ImageMark you calendar for the return of concerts on the square! Beginning on May 17 and for every 3rd Saturday following through October, we've got your evenings planned with free music, yummy food trucks and a beer garden.

Earth Day Volunteers — We Want You!
News ImageOur 7th Annual Celebrate the Earth Festival takes place Saturday, April 26, and our volunteers are the backbone of a successful event. As the festival continues to grow, we value the input and expertise of our volunteers. In addition to a day of fun and excitement, volunteers will get a FREE shirt.

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