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Posted on: December 12, 2019

Our Strategy to Address Blight

Blight is Not Beautiful

The Blight Abatement Strategy is a major component of Modesto's 2020-2025 Strategic Plan, and never before has our City been more focused on beautification and overall quality of life. 

Cases of abandoned vehicles have increased by 43% in 2 years,...

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Posted on: December 6, 2019

Sewer Rate Increase Effective January 1, 2020

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Customers will see an average rate increase of 6% on their January utility bill. The January bill will include pro-rated charges.

The City of Modesto provides wastewater (sewer) service to over 60,000 accounts consisting of residential, multi-family, comme...

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Posted on: December 2, 2019

December City Beat

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Posted on: November 18, 2019

City Manager's Blog 11-18-19

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The year 2019 has brought us many new and exciting projects; one of those being the opening of our city’s now acclaimed Modesto Outdoor Emergency Shelter (MOES).

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Posted on: November 18, 2019

October City Manager's Report

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Much work was accomplished as part of the Capital Improvement Program in the month of October, and I’m pleased to present updates on the major efforts underway to serve our community.

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Posted on: October 9, 2019

CSU Stanislaus Presents Final Report to Council

Public Outreach for Community Survey and Strategic Plan

From December 2018 through February 2019, the City of Modesto embarked on a process of seeking input on the public's satisfaction with City services and priorities for the future.  The City used a web-based platform for the survey, and advertised...

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