1. Animals & Pets

    The Stanislaus Animal Services Agency is an animal services organization known for its transparency, effectively promoting the humane and responsible care of companion animals, reducing the euthanasia of sheltered animals, and responding to the needs of the community.

  2. Bill Payments

    Find out how to make bill payments via phone, online or in person at a pay station.

  3. Calendar of Events & Meetings

    Keep up-to-date with community events and meetings.

  4. City Newsletters

    City of Modesto monthly newsletters.

  5. Classes & Activities

    Discover the various activities and programs offered, and learn how to register.

  6. File a Police Report

    Using this online citizen police report system allows you to submit a report immediately and print a copy of the police report for free.

  7. Garbage & Recycling

    The "Two Can" recycling program allows the entire community to participate in recycling and has helped Modesto meet state requirements by cutting the city’s waste stream in half.

  8. Housing & Properties

    Learn about the Housing Division.

  9. Incentive Programs

    City of Modesto rebates and incentive programs.

  10. New Residents

    Access information that every new resident to Modesto may need.

  11. Permits, Applications & Licenses

    Access resources for permitting and zoning in Modesto.

  12. Public Safety

    The Modesto Police Department works diligently to serve and protect the Modesto community.

  13. Recreation

    Our department mission is to create community and enhance neighborhoods, through people, parks, programs and facilities.

  14. Tagging

    If you have found an incident of tagging, please report it via our online Service Tracker.

  15. Senior Center

    Calendars of Events and menus for the month.

  16. Services

  17. Sister Cities Program

    Modesto has seven Sister Cities around the world. The program focuses on business and government, as well as student and cultural exchanges. We are building international relationships with cities similar to Modesto in France, Japan, China, India, Ukraine, Mexico, and Canada.

  18. Streets & Trees

    Find information about community trees and streets via the Modesto Public Works Department.

  19. Volunteer Opportunities

    We do better when we do things together! The volunteer opportunities in the City of Modesto are endless.

  20. Where to Vote

    Look up your polling place for voting.

  21. Water Conservation

    Find out how you can save water and what steps the city is taking to save water.

  22. Whistleblower Hotline

  23. Vacation House Check

    With a free Vacation House Check, you can request for trained Modesto Police Department Volunteers in Police Service (VIPS) to periodically patrol your residence looking for anything out of the ordinary. Checks are limited to volunteer availability and is not guaranteed.