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Planning a vision for our community. Get the latest news on active planning projects. Watch meetings on the Monterey Channel
36 city parks and iconic beaches. Some of the most beautiful and diverse parks and beaches in the world. Host your special event.
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Dennis the Menace Playground at the Lake El Estero Park Complex in Monterey will close for sidewalk upgrades beginning Monday, January 23rd. The playground is planned to re-open by the beginning of spring break, Saturday, March 18th, although weather impacts may affect the re-opening date.
The Monterey Fire Department is adding new members to its ranks. Nine firefighter recruits will start an academy on January 9, 2017, to fill existing vacancies and several added positions. This group represents some significant achievements for the Department as it is the largest and most diverse group of Firefighter Recruits ever hired by the City of Monterey. “I am proud of the fact that we were able to find a highly qualified group of recruits,” said Chief Panholzer.
Cannery Row has installed new street signs as another distinct branding for the historic and picturesque shopping and dining district.
Santa Claus made an early visit to the Monterey Peninsula this week, trading in his sleigh for a fire truck. For the past 20 years, Santa has teamed up with Monterey firefighters to deliver toys to local families in need. News Release | Photo 1 Photo 2 Photo 3
CANCELED: City Council Meeting
City Council meetings are open public forums where the Council makes local laws, policies, and basic decisions relating to the City. The Monterey City Council meets on the first and third Tuesdays of each month at 4 and 7 p.m. in the Council Chamber, 580 Pacific Street. Meetings are broadcast live on the Monterey Channel and streamed on the web.
The City Council Meeting on Tuesday, April 4th has been canceled. The cancellation notice has been posted and is viewable at the following link:
California Academy of Sciences and Golden Gate Parl, April 8
Presidio of Monterey Outdoor Recreation and Leisure Travel Services - Saturday April 8, 2017
Please join your Leisure Travel Services and spend the day in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park
Adults $69.00// Youth (12-17) & Senior (65+) $58.00// Children (4-11) $50.00
See flyer for details