Posted on: August 7, 2017

The City of Modesto encourages people to make a free call 2 days before digging to know what’s below

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“The City of Modesto encourages people to make a free call 2 days before digging to know what’s below”

The City of Modesto hopes the month of August will serve as a reminder for residents to call 811 prior to any digging proje...

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811 and Safe Digging Practices City Press Releases
Posted on: August 10, 2017

Modesto Super Kats Tryouts for 2017-2018 Season on August 26

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The Modesto Super Kats is looking for local talent to complete its 2017-2018 team roster.  If you think you have what it takes to play at the next level or know someone who does you will want to be at La Loma Junior High on August 26th at 10am. &...

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Posted on: July 17, 2017

Service Fees for Credit Card Use Added to Some City Payments Starting September

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Modesto City Council voted on July 11, 2017 to approve a resolution assessing a service fee of 2.4% for all debit and credit card transactions, excluding utility services on regular monthly utility bills, parking garage fees and transit fare media transac...

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City Press Releases
Posted on: June 23, 2017

City Awarded $1 Million Dollar Grant for Youth Soccer

Young Soccer Players on a Soccer Field

The California Department of Parks and Recreation Youth Soccer and Development Program has awarded $1 million to the City of Modesto for the proposed Carpenter Road Area Soccer Complex. The complex is located in the Tuolumne River Regional Park, and will ...

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City Press Releases
Posted on: June 20, 2017

Beat the Heat @ Modesto Cooling Centers

In the interest of resident safety during this heatwave, please be aware of the official cooling zones throughout our county.

Cooling center locations in Modesto: 

Salvation Army Social Services & Church

625 "I" Street

Monday - Friday: ...

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Official Cooling Centers (PDF) City Press Releases
Posted on: May 30, 2017

City Works To Reduce Dig-Ins to Gas Lines

Planning To Dig Call 811 Image

Digging into gas pipelines can have serious safety consequences that can be avoided by calling 811 or using 811express.com. 811 is the federally-designated call-before-you-dig number that helps homeowners and professionals avoid damaging vital utilities. ...

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City Press Releases
Posted on: May 26, 2017

BEARD BROOK PARK TO GET SUMMER MAKEOVER

Santa Fe Train NO2921 at Beard Brook Park

We take pride in our history as a city and as a region, and place high priority on the maintenance of our local iconic landmarks through partnership. As part of their ongoing commitment to safety, PG&E has recognized the need to relocate the locomotiv...

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City Press Releases
Posted on: May 5, 2017

WiFi Now Available on Modesto Area Express Buses

Bus in Parking Lot

The Modesto Area Express Commuter Buses that service the BART and ACE train stations are now equipped with WiFi. Passengers are now free to surf the internet, check email, and work as you commute to the Bay Area on the MAX Commuter Express buses, a nice f...

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City Press Releases
Posted on: March 24, 2017

Interim Fire Chief Appointed

The City of Modesto announced today the appointment of Alan Ernst, Operations Division Chief, as Interim Fire Chief. Chief Ernst is a 20-year veteran of the Modesto Fire Department, beginning his career as a firefighter and promoting through the ranks.

“Wi...

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City Press Releases
Posted on: March 9, 2017

Central Valley Airporter Provides Service to SFO

Central Valley Transporter Map to SFP

New to Modesto! Starting this month, the Central Valley Airporter transporation service will provide rides to those flying out of San Francisco. This service will operate on a daily set schedule from Modesto to SFO. 

Pick up and drop off locations...

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City Press Releases
Posted on: February 28, 2017

Modesto Picked for Bloomberg 'What Works Cities' Program

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Today, Mayor Ted Brandvold and City Manager Jim Holgersson announced that Modesto has been selected to participate in Bloomberg Philanthropies’ What Work Cities initiative – one of the largest-ever national philanthropic efforts to enh...

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Posted on: January 4, 2017

Water Rate Assistance Program Now Available

water faucet

On January 1, 2017, the City of Modesto implemented a new Water Rate Assistance Program that offers eligible residents a reduced monthly base service charge for water. Customers that meet the eligibility guidelines found online, will save $10 per billing ...

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City Press Releases
Posted on: December 13, 2016

City Receives 60K Grant for Recycling Efforts

The Solid Waste Division of the City of Modesto’s Public Works Department was recently awarded a grant from CalRecycle in the amount of $52,919.00 to provide education, advertising and recycling resources in the our community.

Under the California Beverage...

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City Press Releases
Posted on: October 6, 2016

Litigation Between Stanislaus Foods & City of Modesto Settled

On October 4th, the Modesto City Council approved an agreement and introduced an ordinance that ended litigation between the City and Stanislaus Foods. The litigation involved a dispute over fees charged for sewer services and the availability of treatmen...Read on...

City Press Releases
Posted on: July 6, 2016

Groundbreaking Ceremony for Stanislaus Youth Soccer League Complex July 15

Stanislaus Youth Soccer League (SYSL) in partnership with Tuolumne River Regional Park and its member agencies the City of Modesto, Stanislaus County, the City of Ceres will break ground at a ceremony for a 14-acre soccer complex serving the youth of the ...Read on...

City Press Releases
Posted on: July 7, 2016

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Posted on: August 7, 2017

The City of Modesto encourages people to make a free call 2 days before digging to know what’s below

811-Flash-Web

“The City of Modesto encourages people to make a free call 2 days before digging to know what’s below”

The City of Modesto hopes the month of August will serve as a reminder for residents to call 811 prior to any digging project to have underground utility...

Read on...

811 and Safe Digging Practices Homepage Featured News
Posted on: July 27, 2017

Financial Assistance is Available for City of Modesto Recreation Programs

Family in Pool

Recreation is for everyone! Financial Assistance now available for kids, disabled adults and seniors for all City of Modesto Recreation programs. The Recreation Leisure Bucks Financial Assistance Program is for disadvantaged individuals, disabled individu...

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Apply Now Homepage Featured News
Posted on: July 17, 2017

Service Fees for Credit Card Use Added to Some City Payments Starting September

Credit Card in a man's hand

Modesto City Council voted on July 11, 2017 to approve a resolution assessing a service fee of 2.4% for all debit and credit card transactions, excluding utility services on regular monthly utility bills, parking garage fees and transit fare media transac...

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Homepage Featured News
Posted on: June 13, 2017

City Receives Outstanding Achievement Award for Financial Reporting

Government Finance Officers Association Award

For the second consecutive year, the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has given an Award for Outstanding Achievement in Popular Annual Financial Reporting to the City of Modesto. The Award for Outstanding Achi...

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Homepage Featured News
Posted on: May 26, 2017

BEARD BROOK PARK TO GET SUMMER MAKEOVER

Santa Fe Train NO2921 at Beard Brook Park

We take pride in our history as a city and as a region, and place high priority on the maintenance of our local iconic landmarks through partnership. As part of their ongoing commitment to safety, PG&E has recognized the need to relocate the locomotiv...

Read on...

Homepage Featured News
Posted on: February 28, 2017

Modesto Picked for Bloomberg 'What Works Cities' Program

WWC map.JPG

Today, Mayor Ted Brandvold and City Manager Jim Holgersson announced that Modesto has been selected to participate in Bloomberg Philanthropies’ What Work Cities initiative – one of the largest-ever national philanthropic efforts to enhance the use of data...

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Additional Info... Homepage Featured News
Posted on: January 4, 2017

Water Rate Assistance Program Now Available

water faucet

On January 1, 2017, the City of Modesto implemented a new Water Rate Assistance Program that offers eligible residents a reduced monthly base service charge for water. Customers that meet the eligibility guidelines found online, will save $10 per billing ...

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Homepage Featured News

Posted on: August 7, 2017

Swim classes beginning soon!

Don't wait for your ship to come in - swim out to it.

First Fall session of Swim classes beginning soon!

The City of Modesto Parks, Recreation and Neighborhoods Department offers year-round swim lessons!!  We are gearing up to begin our first sessi...

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More Information Parks, Recreation & Neighborhoods
Posted on: July 7, 2016

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Posted on: July 7, 2016

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Posted on: July 12, 2017

City of Modesto Business Recycling Awards Application Now Available

Each year, the City of Modesto honors businesses and organizations for their outstanding achievements and efforts to "Reduce-Reuse-Recycle" waste products.  Applications for the 2017 Business Recycling Awards are now available to any co...

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Register Now Recycling News

Posted on: July 7, 2016

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Posted on: August 22, 2017

Meeting scheduled for August 24, is cancelled

The Stanislaus Community System of Care Action Collaborative meeting scheduled for this Thursday, August 24, is cancelled and will be rescheduled in the near future.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

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Posted on: August 21, 2017

The Stanislaus County Fiscal year 16-17 Draft CAPER is available

The Stanislaus County Fiscal year 16-17 Draft CAPER is available for review. The public review / comment period is open, ending on August 30, 2017.

Additional Info... Stanislaus Community System of Care
Posted on: August 4, 2017

Stanislaus Community System of Care Action Collaborative meeting on Thursday, August 24, 2017

Focus on Prevention

Hello all:

We are writing to invite you to attend a 1/2-day gathering on Thursday, August 24th from 9:00 - 12:00 Noon. The purpose of the gathering is to catch everyone up on the developments of the past several months in the emerging movement to ...

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Additional Info... Stanislaus Community System of Care
Posted on: July 26, 2017

Stanislaus County Fiscal Year (FY) 16/17 Consolidated Annual Performance Evaluation Report Meeting

The Stanislaus County Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Urban County that includes unincorporated areas of Stanislaus County and the cities of Ceres, Hughson, Newman, Oakdale, Patterson, and Waterford invites the public to participate in the review...

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Additional Info... Stanislaus Community System of Care
Posted on: July 25, 2017

Continuum of Care(CoC) NOFA Released; 8/1 NOFA Kickoff Meeting (mandatory for applicants)

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Dear CSOC Members,

HUD has recently released its Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for the 2017 Continuum of Care (CoC) Program Competition.  Stanislaus County is eligible to apply for over $3 million in funding through the CoC Program for hou...

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Additional Info... Stanislaus Community System of Care

Posted on: May 5, 2017

WiFi Now Available on Modesto Area Express Buses

Bus in Parking Lot

The Modesto Area Express Commuter Buses that service the BART and ACE train stations are now equipped with WiFi. Passengers are now free to surf the internet, check email, and work as you commute to the Bay Area on the MAX Commuter Express buses, a nice f...

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Transit Announcements
Posted on: August 18, 2016

New Route & Schedule Changes

Latest Route and Schedule Changes went into effect 7/3/16. Visit our website for more information.

Updated Brochure Transit Announcements
Posted on: August 18, 2016

Bus Passes Available at Buddy's Mail Room

New Pass Outlet - Buddy's Mail Room now selling monthly bus passes.

Buddy's Mail Room
2900 Standiford Ave, #16BModesto, California

Phone Number: 209-578-6666

Store Hours Monday 8:30AM–6:30PMTuesday 8:30AM–6:30PM
Wednesday 8:30AM–6:...Read on...

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