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Monterey, a scenic and historic California coastal destination. A place to EXPLORE and ENJOY!
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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.
Monterey Recreation, Monterey Sports Center,
Field Sports, Activity Guide, Community Centers
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
The City of Monterey today delivered the cross originally placed earlier this year at Del Monte Beach to St. John’s Chapel in Monterey.
A joint Area of Special Biological Significance (ASBS) Project ($8.9 million) developed by City of Pacific Grove (PG) and Monterey staff has been awarded a Proposition 1 Implementation Grant in the amount of $4.4 million, with Pacific Grove as the lead agency, and Monterey as a Project partner.
New release from the Monterey County Convention and Visitor's Bureau -
CELEBRATE THE SUMMER OF LOVE 2017 IN MONTEREY WITH MUSICAL PERFORMANCES, ART EXHIBITS AND SPECIAL EVENTS
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 email@example.com 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