News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: August 12, 2019

City Manager's Blog 8-7-19

man repairing a roof

An audit performed by the Office of Inspector General (OIG) last year found that the city had not been following certain requirements laid out by the Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program.

Read on... Homepage Featured News
Posted on: July 25, 2019

City Manager's Blog 7-25-19

Photo of family playing musical instruments

After a four year restoration, the Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) is back and better than ever!

Read on... Homepage Featured News
Posted on: July 19, 2019

City Manager's Blog 7-19-19

artist sketch of downtown modesto

The Downtown Master Plan is beginning to gain momentum. This past June, the City Council approved hiring an outside consultant Opticos Design for $210,000 to aid in the creation of this plan.

Read on... Homepage Featured News
Posted on: July 19, 2019

City Manager's Monthly Update - June 2019

CM Monthly Report Graphic

June 2019 - City Manager's monthly update to council & our community now available!

View Report Homepage Featured News

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: May 30, 2019

Modesto Police Department Joins 'Neighbors' by Ring

Modesto Police Department News Release Logo

Modesto Police Department Joins ‘Neighbors’ by Ring to Provide Users with Real-Time, Local Crime and Safety Information

Neighbors aim to reduce crime in communities by connecting people, security cameras and law enforcement.

Modesto, CA-May 30, 2019 – The M...

Read on...

Modesto Police Department Public Safety News
Posted on: October 22, 2018

Police Investigate Sunday Night Homicide

Modesto Police Department News Release Logo

 Modesto, CA- A 37-year-old Modesto man is deceased following a Sunday night shooting that occurred in the 400 block of Donegal Drive in southeast Modesto.

At about 8:00 PM on Sunday, October 21, 2018, Officers responded to the southeast neighborh...

Read on...

Modesto Police Department Public Safety News
Posted on: September 25, 2018

Abducted Child Located Unharmed

Modesto Police Department News Release Logo

Modesto, CA –On Monday, September 24, 2018 at approximately 7:25am, patrol units responded to a home on Poinsettia Drive for the report of a child abduction.  The investigation revealed, 41- year old John Cosso and five others, forced their way i...

Read on...

Modesto Police Department Public Safety News
Posted on: July 7, 2016

Subscribe to City News!

Because you were previously subscribed to the City of Modesto Press Release system, we have automatically subscribed you to our new system, provided by our new website. Provide us with your email address and subscribe to receive official City of Modesto n...

Read on...

Subscribe here. Modesto Police Department Public Safety News

News Flash

Posted on: July 17, 2019

Online Drivers Education

Ready to get started preparing to get your Driver's License?  Our online Driver's Education course might be just the 'ticket'.  This course is a fun, interactive way to complete the Driver's Education requirement.  Department of...

Read on...

online Parks, Recreation & Neighborhoods News
Posted on: July 17, 2019

Virginia Corridor June 3rd, 2019 Community Meeting Updates

General Questions and Comments

  • What opportunities are available to improve maintenance service along trailway?
    • Response: The City will review the existing maintenance program and determine what maintenance areas could be considered for improvement. ...
Read on...

Virginia Corridor Project Information Parks, Recreation & Neighborhoods News

News Flash

Posted on: August 19, 2019

Free Backyard Composting Classes

Non-Modesto residents are also welcome to attend but there will be a $30.00 tuition cost for those living outside the city. The next fall classes will be held on:

• Saturday, September 14, 2019 from 10 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.• Tuesday, October ...

Read on...

Additional Info... Recycling News
Posted on: August 2, 2019

City of Modesto Business Recycling Awards Application Now Available

Applications for the 2019 City of Modesto Business Recycling Awards are now available to any commercial business, organization or non-profit group located within the Modesto city limits. Winners will be chosen in each of the following categories:

•&nbs...

Read on...

Application Recycling News
Posted on: January 1, 2019

Organic Waste Recycling Updates for 2019

Beginning January 1, 2019 all businesses that generate 4 cubic yards of commercial solid waste per week, including commercial or public entities like schools, hospitals, stores, restaurants, industrial businesses, for –profit or nonprofit organizations, r...

Read on...

Additional Info... Recycling News

News Flash

Posted on: August 19, 2019

Traffic Impact Due to Service Repairs and Upgrades

3-3-14 042

Traffic may be impacted due to service at the following locations:

  • Chadwick Ct (Hydrant Maintenance)
  • 1400 Coldwell (Hydrant Maintenance)
  • 209 Washington St (Hydrant Maintenance)
  • Paradise & Ellen (Main Maintenance)
  • Chadwick Ct (Alley) (Main Maintenance)
  • 1337 ...
Read on...

Road Closures & Traffic

News Flash