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Measure P, Sewer Rehab, HH68 Roundabout, Conference Center, NIP/CIP, and more!
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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On February 12, 2017 at 10:27 PM, Monterey Police Officers responded to the Exxon Gas Station, 398 Fremont in Monterey, regarding an armed robbery that had just occurred. The suspects fled in a black Dodge Dart prior to police arrival.
On February 9, 2017 at approximately 11:54 a.m., Monterey County Probation Officers and Pacific Grove Police Officers assisted Peninsula Regional Violence and Narcotics Team (PRVNT) Detectives with a probation compliance search in the 400 block of Grand Avenue in the City of Pacific Grove.
On January 14, 2017, in the 600 block of Lyndon Street, in the city of Monterey, a residential burglary occurred. A large amount of jewelry was taken from the residence at the time of the burglary.
The City of Monterey will be accepting applications for the Special Event Grant Program until 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 17, 2017 for events scheduled during Fiscal Year 2017-2018 (July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018).
For further information about the Special Event Grant Program, call the City of Monterey Recreation Division at (831) 646-3866. Please visit the City’s website at www.monterey.org/events/Grant-Program to view the guidelines, criteria and application.
NOFA Opens: Friday, January 20, 2017
Due Date: 5:00 p.m., Friday, February 24, 2017
Grant Application Workshop: January 27, 2017 - 10:00 a.m. - noon
Council Chambers - 580 Pacific Street, Monterey, CA
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Notice of Funding
Big Sur International Marathon Weekend Transportation and Parking Information, April 29 - 30
This is the 32nd Presentation of the Big Sur International Marathon. Runners from 49 states and 35 countries are participating.
Runners will receive all information regarding their transport to the start of their race at the Transportation Desk at the Health & Fitness Expo on Friday or Saturday. They MUST receive a bus ticket which includes their time and loading place. (Those in the 5K and 12K will drive themselves to the start near the Crossroads Shopping Center.)
For race information, please call 831-625-6226, email firstname.lastname@example.org or Tweet @bsimevents.
More information on the Weekend Schedule, Transportation and Road Information.
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.
Zoning Administrator Meeting
The Zoning Administrator meets on the first and third Thursday of the month at 4 p.m. in the Council Chamber, 580 Pacific Street. Meetings are broadcast live on the Monterey Channel and streamed on the web.
04/10/2017: Monterey Recreation to Host First 3 on 3 Blacktop Basketball Tournament
The 3-on-3 Blacktop Basketball Tournament is scheduled for Saturday, May 6, at the new Shoreline Park Basketball Court.
3rd Annual Language Capital of the World(R) Cultural Festival in Monterey, CA, Sunday, May 7, 2017
3rd Annual Language Capital of the World® Cultural Festival in Monterey, CA Announces Special Performers for 2017 Event
Save the date! Enjoy dozens of exciting international performances and unique cultural activities at the free 3rd Annual Language Capital of the World® Cultural Festival on Sunday, May 7, 2017 in the Custom House Plaza in Downtown Monterey, CA.
Some photos by Peter Monteforte Photography