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Posted on: April 1, 2019

Modesto City Manager's Monthly Report - March 2019

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Learn more about projects in Modesto's Capital Improvement Program and other updates to the city budget in the city manager's monthly update.

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Posted on: April 22, 2019

Non-Motorized Transportation Plan

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The City of Modesto is updating its Non-Motorized Transportation Master Plan and wants to hear your thoughts on improving biking and walking access to schools, parks, transit centers, and all other local destinations around the city.

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Posted on: April 12, 2019

Serious Accident Review Team Investigation Report Released

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This week marks the anniversary of one of the most tragic events in the history of our organization.  One year ago, Tyrone Hairston died while engaged in the installation of a light pole along our city streets.  We lost a coworker and fr...

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Posted on: March 22, 2019

City Manager's Monthly Report

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City Manager's monthly update to council & our community now available.

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Posted on: March 21, 2019

New Watering Schedule

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The new Watering Schedule is effective April 1st, 2019 until October 31st, 2019.  

Watering Schedule for City of Modesto Customers

City of Modesto Customers in Modesto, Salida and Empire

  • Odd-numbered addresses watering days are Wednesday, Friday and...
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Posted on: March 11, 2019

Citywide Strategic Plan Town Hall Meetings

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The City of Modesto will be hosting a series of special Town Hall Meetings to help develop the city’s next strategic plan. The strategic plan will outline a set of multi-year goals focused on the city’s commitment to the community.

Residents will be asked ...

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Posted on: March 11, 2019

Remaining Key Aware with Modesto Police Department

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In 2018, twenty two percent of stolen vehicles were taken using the owners' keys.  We encourage you to practice the following key awareness tips:

  • Never leave your vehicle running unattended.  
  • As you walk to your car, scan your surrounding...
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Posted on: February 8, 2019

Detectives Make Arrest on 2017 Murder and Sexual Assault of Jenny Wu

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Modesto, CA – Detectives have arrested 18-year-old Seth Becknel for the 2017 murder and sexual assault of 41-year-old Jenny Wu.  

At 9 a.m. on Friday, April 21, 2017, officers responded to the 1500 block of Grape near Evergreen on a reported perso...

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Posted on: October 22, 2018

Police Investigate Sunday Night Homicide

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 Modesto, CA- A 37-year-old Modesto man is deceased following a Sunday night shooting that occurred in the 400 block of Donegal Drive in southeast Modesto.

At about 8:00 PM on Sunday, October 21, 2018, Officers responded to the southeast neighborh...

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Posted on: September 25, 2018

Abducted Child Located Unharmed

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Modesto, CA –On Monday, September 24, 2018 at approximately 7:25am, patrol units responded to a home on Poinsettia Drive for the report of a child abduction.  The investigation revealed, 41- year old John Cosso and five others, forced their way i...

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Posted on: June 27, 2018

Modesto Police Move Quickly to Locate and Arrest Kidnapping Suspect

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On Tuesday, June 26, 2018, at approximately 4 o’clock in the afternoon, a fourteen-year-old female reported that a man approached her in a vehicle as she walked along Tokay Avenue. She indicated the man attempted to grab her and she was able to break free...

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Posted on: July 7, 2016

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Posted on: July 7, 2016

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Posted on: January 1, 2019

Organic Waste Recycling Updates for 2019

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Beginning January 1, 2019 all businesses that generate 4 cubic yards of commercial solid waste per week, including commercial or public entities like schools, hospitals, stores, restaurants, industrial businesses, for –profit or nonprofit organi...

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