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17 November 2016
11/14/2016: Attempted Child Abduction - UPDATE on 11/17/2016

11/14/2016: Attempted Child Abduction - UPDATE on 11/17/2016

UPDATE, Nov. 17, 2016: News Release in PDF

On November 14, 2016 at 1:32 PM, Monterey Police Officers responded to a report of an attempted child abduction at the Monterey Library, 625 Pacific Street. News Release in PDF

14 November 2016
11/14/2016: Arrest of Wanted Subject

11/14/2016: Arrest of Wanted Subject

On November 12, 2016 at 3:23 PM, Monterey Police Officers located 26 year old Adrian Chronister of Pacific Grove on the Recreation Trail between Wharf 1 and the Coast Guard Pier. Chronister was on felony probation and suspected of several commercial burglaries on the Monterey Peninsula. Chronister had also evaded police earlier in the week after leading officers on a foot pursuit in Downtown Monterey.

10 November 2016
11/10/2016: City of Monterey and PG&E Collaborate For Public Safety and Urban Forest Sustainability

11/10/2016: City of Monterey and PG&E Collaborate For Public Safety and Urban Forest Sustainability

In October 2015, the City of Monterey and Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) Company partnered on a successful project that resulted in ensuring public safety and maintaining a healthy urban forest. PG&E requested the removal of hundreds of trees to provide long term protection and excavation access to the major gas mains throughout the City.

07 November 2016
11/04/2016: Shooting Suspect Arrested
04 November 2016
Monterey Dubrovnik Sister City Relationship Plays Out at Half Marathon on Monterey Bay - Dual race offers runner exchange program

Monterey Dubrovnik Sister City Relationship Plays Out at Half Marathon on Monterey Bay - Dual race offers runner exchange program

In 2006, the cities of Monterey, CA, and Dubrovnik, Croatia, began a sister-city relationship. The two cities are known worldwide as tourist destinations, have historical significance and interest in historical preservation and celebration, and are set along a spectacular coastline.  Now, each has a popular half marathon race as well. News Release in PDF

02 November 2016
11/02/2016: PresidioTaylor Gate Closed Until Further Notice

11/02/2016: PresidioTaylor Gate Closed Until Further Notice

The Taylor Street Gate will be closed  to vehicular traffic  effective midnight Sunday, Nov. 6 until further notice. 

28 October 2016
10/28/2016: City Manager Names Porter New Finance Director

10/28/2016: City Manager Names Porter New Finance Director

City Manager Mike McCarthy today announced the promotion of Julie Porter to Finance Director. She has served in an Acting Finance Director role on multiple occasions from April 2013 to May 2014.

28 October 2016
10/28/2016: New Season Now Open for the Neighborhood Improvement Program (NIP) - Submit Your Project!

10/28/2016: New Season Now Open for the Neighborhood Improvement Program (NIP) - Submit Your Project!

The Fiscal Year 2017-2018 season for the Neighborhood Improvement Program (NIP) is now open. Residents can submit their projects using the NIP Project Nomination Form, available at monterey.org/NIP. Forms are also available in the Engineering Office, 580 Pacific Street, Room 7, or call (831) 646-3887.

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Weeks beginning April 24 and May 1, 2017:

Please note: Weather may cause possible delays or changes to the schedule.
Active Engineering Projects Schedule
MAP OF ALL PROJECTS
  • Montecito Park Safety Improvements and Lighted Basketball Court - Park closed during improvements - Estimated opening May 20. (NIP and CDBG)
  • Citywide ADA Ramps and Street Reconstruction, Phase 3 - (Measure P) ADA ramps on Sloat Avenue - starting at First Street. Left turn from Del Monte may be closed at times.
  • Sewer Work - MAP for week beginning April 24 - ("What a Relief")
    Wed., 4/26 Van Buren, David, Colton; Thu., 4/27 paving patchwork on Alice St; Fri., 4/28, Van Buren, grinding pavement NIGHT work on Hartnell, David, Sat., 4/29, David Ave (complete by 9 AM)
  • Dennis the Menace Park Closed for Sidewalk Upgrades - Opening early May - (NIP)
  • Cal Am Monterey Pipeline Project (Non-City Project) - also see www.watersupplyproject.org/
    California American Water to begin concrete paving work on North Fremont Street; Weather permitting, sections of the roadway between Airport Road and Canyon del Rey will be reduced to one lane for approximately four weeks beginning Monday, April 24 2017. SEE NEWS RELEASE FOR FULL DETAILS Pipeline installation will also continue on High Street in Monterey, past Franklin toward Jefferson Street. Franklin Detour - 8:00 am through 7:00 pm on Saturday and Sunday 4/22 and 4/23 at Franklin/High
    Have a question or concern? Call the CalAm project hotline at: (831) 646-3297
  • Highway 68/Highway 1 Roundabout (monterey.org/hh68) Night Work Sunday April 23 During the next stage of construction, additional congestion is expected in the eastbound direction along Holman Highway 68 because there will not be a dedicated right turn lane towards the southbound Highway 1 on-ramp. Also starting on Monday at 6 a.m., there will be no left turn out of the Pebble Beach Highway 1 Gate for approximately 5 weeks. This no left turn restriction will be in place 24 hours a day for the 5 week period. Here's what you need to know for entering and leaving Pebble Beach during the 5 week left turn restriction:
    - Highway 1 gate exit will be right turn only
    - Highway 1 gate entrance will remain fully open
    - To get to northbound Hwy 1 or westbound Holman Hwy 68, all drivers will need to use another gate, or the detour route.
    Map: HWY68- Pebble Beach Main Gate No Left Turn | Map: Highway 68 / Southbound Highway 1 Off Ramp Detour map | Map: Highway 68 / Southbound Highway 1 On Ramp Detour Map Sign Up for Text Message Alerts - Text 68roundabout to 888777
    Sign-up to receive email notifications: www.tamcmonterey.org. TAMC will send a weekly “look-ahead” with info about the construction, road closures, detours, traffic conditions and travel options.
    HH68 Roundabout May Take Longer
  • Ferrante Park Picnic Area Accessibility Improvements and Fence Repair - (NIP)
  • Storm Drain repair on Pacific Street near Whispering Pines Park (NIP)

construction signs

Ongoing


Upcoming

  1. Citywide Street Resurfacing Phase 4 - mid-May (Measure P)
  2. ADA Ramp and Street Reconstruction Phase 4 on Littlefield, El Dorado and Pacific (Measure P)
  3. 300 Block of Belden Street Widening (NIP)
  4. Hawthorne Drainage Improvements
  5. Police Department Lobby ADA improvements - May
  6. Wharf II Pile Replacement & Repair - Early May (CIP)
  7. Citywide Sidewalk Repair - early May (Measure P, Phase 3)
  8. Veteran's Park Bocce Ball Court - May (NIP)
  9. Alvarado Street Light Replacement - 26 street lights between Bonifacio and Del Monte

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