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See all the festivities planned for the 4th of July at monterey.org/july4th
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Monterey, a scenic and historic California coastal destination. A place to EXPLORE and ENJOY!
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It's Happening Now!
Monterey's Measure P, North Fremont Bike/Ped Improvement Project, 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
The Public Works Department is hiring for a part-time Parts Clerk in the Fleet Division. For more information, please refer to the job flyer and fill out a job application.
On June 8th, 2018 at 10:36 AM, the Peninsula Regional Violence and Narcotics Team and Monterey County Probation Department conducted a probation compliance check in the 1400 Block of Mescal St. in Seaside. As a result, 56 year old Eric Campbell was arrested for an outstanding $80,000 arrest warrant. During a subsequent investigation, a homemade destructive device was located. The device was rendered safe with the assistance of the Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office Bomb Squad. At the conclusion of the investigation, both Eric and his 56 year old twin brother, Cedric Campbell, were arrested for felon in possession of ammunition, possession of a destructive device and violation of probation.
The Monterey Police Department is now using the Nixle alert system to notify community members of critical information. The Nixle alert system is in use by many government agencies across the U.S. and allows the MPD to make notifications via text message, social media, and email. The system will allow people to receive information and updates on events, public safety emergencies, dangerous weather, and traffic advisories.
The Monterey City Council recently approved the merging of the Parks Division with the Recreation Division to create a new Parks and Recreation Department. The Community Services Department was dissolved to make these changes possible.
Monterey Firefighters present Movie in the Park, featuring Disney's "Moana". The film will begin at 8 p.m. on the Colton Hall lawn on Friday, June 22. Family activities will begin at 6 p.m. including fire engine tours, face painting, My Museum's Wheelie Mobilee and much more. Free popcorn and cotton candy while supplies last.
Improve transportation outcomes for everyone
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 agendas for the June 19, 2018 Council Meeting have been posted and are available at the following I-SEARCH links:
Architectural Review Committee (ARC)
The Architecture Review Committee meets on the first and third Wednesday of the month at 4 p.m. 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 June 20, 2018 Architectural Review Committee agenda has been published and is available to view at the link below:
To view reports for specific items, please click the corresponding titles on the Agenda.
The Architectural Review Committee will conduct a field trip on Monday, June 18, 2018 to review the Wednesday, June 20, 2018 Architectural Review Committee agenda. The field trip agenda is available to view at the link below:
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.
The Thursday, June 21, 2018 Zoning Administrator meeting agenda has been published and is available to view at the following link:
Movie in the Park on June 22
Monterey Skate Jam, June 23, 2018
This event is co-sponsored by Monterey Recreation & On The Beach Surf Shop.
The Monterey Skate Jam will be held next Saturday, June 23. Check-in at 9:00am, Contest starts at 10:00am. Open to ages 6 & Up. Prizes for everyone in attendance.
Museum and Cultural Arts Commission Meeting
The Museum of Cultural Arts Commission meets on the fourth Monday 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.
This meeting is scheduled for Monday, June 25th. Please check back 72 hours prior to the meeting time to be sure that the meeting is taking place, and to view the agenda materials.
(6/26/2018 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
(6/26/2018 4:00 PM - 11:00 PM)
City Council Study Session
The City Council Study Session meets on the fourth Wednesday 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. Study session meetings are used to provide information to the City Council and answer their questions to clarify issues. Study Sessions provide a setting for informal discussions between staff, consultants, board, commission, committee members and the City Council regarding specific programs, projects or policies. Council does not take formal action on the items.
This meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, June 27. Please check back 72 hours prior to the meeting time to be sure that the meeting is taking place, and to view the agenda materials.
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event, Saturday, June 30, 2018
FLYER IN PDF
This meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, July 3. Please check back 72 hours prior to the meeting time to be sure that the meeting is taking place, and to view the agenda materials.
(7/5/2018 4:00 PM - 10:00 PM)
(7/5/2018 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM)
The New Monterey Conference Center