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10:00 23 September 2017
08/17/2017: Kids Flea Market, September 23, 2017

08/17/2017: Kids Flea Market, September 23, 2017

Young entrepreneurs, ages 6-17 years, will be selling their used toys, games, clothes, and other items at great prices! Booth space goes quickly and is limited so sign up early. Children vendors under 12 must be supervised by an adult. Booth registration begins Monday, August 14 and ends Wednesday, September 20. Admission is free to the general public.

Export event9/23/2017 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
17 August 2017
08/17/2017: Musicians Wanted

08/17/2017: Musicians Wanted

The Monterey Community Band welcome’s all musicians that can read music well, provide their own band instrument and can commit to making rehearsals and performances. The new season begins Monday, September 11, 2017. Rehearsals are held on Monday evenings at the Monterey High School Music Room. Down Beat is at 6:45 p.m. Band Director is Kristen Thompson. The band performs at two concerts yearly and community events as well.

17 August 2017
Part-time Temporary Seasonal Positions

Part-time Temporary Seasonal Positions

Monterey Recreation is hiring for part-time Front Desk staff at our Community Centers. For more information, please refer to the job flyer and fill out a job application.

Positions are also available for Afterschool Program Staff - please refer to the Afterschool Program Job Flyer for more information.

15 August 2017
08/15/2017: Vehicle Collision

08/15/2017: Vehicle Collision

On 8/15/17 at 12:18 AM, a single vehicle collision occurred in the 2100 block of Del Monte.  The vehicle was traveling eastbound on Del Monte when it left the roadway and struck a low wall.  The resultant damage to the vehicle caused it to immediately catch fire with the sole occupant driver still inside.

15 August 2017
08/15/2017: Pacific Street Exit from Lighthouse to Close for Measure P ADA and Street Reconstruction, Sep. 6 through Oct. 6

08/15/2017: Pacific Street Exit from Lighthouse to Close for Measure P ADA and Street Reconstruction, Sep. 6 through Oct. 6

The Pacific Street off-ramp from Lighthouse Avenue will be closed from Wednesday, September 6th through Friday, October 6th. The full closure affects the Pacific Street exit from Lighthouse up to the pedestrian overhead bridge.

14 August 2017
CALL FOR SEALED BIDS - Citywide Signalized Intersections ADA Upgrade, Phase I - Due 2 PM, Sep. 26, 2017

CALL FOR SEALED BIDS - Citywide Signalized Intersections ADA Upgrade, Phase I - Due 2 PM, Sep. 26, 2017

CITY OF MONTEREY PUBLIC NOTICE CALL FOR SEALED BIDS
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Monterey invites sealed bids for furnishing the following:  Citywide Signalized Intersections ADA Upgrade, Phase I.  In general, the work consists of, but is not limited to reconstruction of seven intersections, construction of drainage improvements, striping and signage, and traffic signal and street lighting work.  This work shall include but not be limited to demolition of existing pavement and curb, gutter, and sidewalk construction of catch basins, installation of storm drain pipe, manholes, construction curb and gutter, sidewalk, HMA and PCC paving, HMA overlay, striping and signage, and traffic signal and street lighting improvements.   

07 August 2017
08/07/2017: Monterey Photo Contest Call for Entries

08/07/2017: Monterey Photo Contest Call for Entries

The City of Monterey welcomes photo submissions in their first city-wide photo contest. Participants are encouraged to submit photos in any of the three categories; environment - sky, beach, mountain, park and wildlife; architecture - urban design, cityscapes, landmarks and infrastructure; and culture & community - people of all ages involved in sports, art activities and enjoying special events.

Photo Contest

monterey.org/photocontest

02 August 2017
08/02/2017: Navigating Car Week Parking and Traffic, August 11 - 20

08/02/2017: Navigating Car Week Parking and Traffic, August 11 - 20

Monterey Car Week is one of the biggest annual events on the Peninsula. This year it begins on August 11. Tens of thousands of visitors are expected, and with them, additional traffic and parking impacts. A comprehensive guide and interactive map will be available beginning Tuesday, August 8 at seemonterey.com/carweek and linked from monterey.org to help residents navigate the busy week. NEWS RELEASE IN PDF

Car Week Flyer

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Please note: The schedule is subject to change.
Active Engineering Projects Schedule
MAP OF ALL PROJECTS
  • MEASURE P STREETS: Citywide Street Resurfacing/Slurry Phase 5 - The slurry resurfacing portion of work (this phase creates the most impact) is scheduled for October 6 through October 20 for all areas shown on the map. Work continues to get the streets ready for the slurry. Next week this phase of work will finish in the Villa Del Monte and move to the Oak Grove neighborhood. MAP OF STREETS - SEE SPECIAL NOTICE FOR MORE DETAILS
  • Lower Presidio Historic Park Accessible Walkway up to the Sloat Monument (NIP) - estimated completion date is Nov. 6.
  • 300 Block of Belden Street Widening Belden Street section complete - associated work on Laine Street scheduled to be competed Fri., Sep. 22. (NIP)
  • MEASURE P: ADA Ramp and Street Reconstruction Phase 4 - Pacific Street Exit from Lighthouse Avenue closed - SEE NEWS RELEASE FOR DETAILS This work also closes Artillery Street. Drivers will need to use Bolio Road.
    - El Dorado Street between Major Sherman Road and Alta Mesa. Crews will be paving on Sat., Sep. 16 and the road will reopen Saturday evening. There will still be median work left to finish. - (Measure P)
  • Cal Am Monterey Pipeline Project (Non-City Project) - also see www.watersupplyproject.org/
    Crews will continue pipeline construction in New Monterey on Irving Street. Additional curb, gutter, and sidewalk and paving work will take place on Lily and Filmore. Paving work is also expected to take place on Monroe, Madison, Sinex and Withers streets.
    Have a question or concern? Call the CalAm project hotline at: (831) 646-3297
  • Monterey Bay Aquarium Education Center Construction (Non-City Project) Periodic and Brief Delays on Recreation Trail at Hoffman Avenue Weekdays, July 2017 to Fall 2018
    Block of Hoffman at Cannery Row will be closed Tuesday, Sep. 19, between 7:30 a.m. and by 4:00 or 5:00 at the latest.
  • It's open! Holman Highway 68 Roundabout LIVECAM - Take a look at the intersection in real time

construction signs

Upcoming

  1. MEASURE P: ADA Ramp and Street Reconstruction Phase 5 - scheduled to begin in October.
  2. Wharf II Pile Replacement & Repair - Base job completed. Crews will return in late September to complete additional work.(CIP)
  3. MEASURE P STORM DRAINS: Citywide Storm Drain Repairs Phase 3 - Soledad Drive at Soledad Place - potential road closure at times - work scheduled to begin week of Sep. 25.

Ongoing

CalTrans may be performing other work locally. Look up CalTrans construction.