Posted on: February 28, 2017

Modesto Picked for Bloomberg 'What Works Cities' Program

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Today, Mayor Ted Brandvold and City Manager Jim Holgersson announced that Modesto has been selected to participate in Bloomberg Philanthropies’ What Work Cities initiative – one of the largest-ever national philanthropic efforts to enhance the use of data...

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Posted on: February 24, 2017

Amgen Tour of California Call for Vendors & Volunteers

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Nonprofit organizations and health-related businesses are invited to participate in the Amgen Tour of California Lifestyle Festival to be held May 15 in downtown Modesto.

Modesto is a host city for the renowned bicycle competition for the fifth time. Rider...

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Posted on: January 4, 2017

Water Rate Assistance Program Now Available

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On January 1, 2017, the City of Modesto implemented a new Water Rate Assistance Program that offers eligible residents a reduced monthly base service charge for water. Customers that meet the eligibility guidelines found online, will save $10 per billing ...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

California Air Resources Board Awards Funding for Electric Buses

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California's Central Valley took a major step to reduce emissions throughout that region. With a California Air Resources Board (CARB) funds award, the San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District (SJVAPCD) will deploy 15 Proterra Catalyst® buses, 11...

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Posted on: November 2, 2016

Modesto to Host 2017 Amgen Tour of California

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Community & Economic Development staff announced in August that AEG Tour officials have offered the City of Modesto a start stage in the 2017 Amgen Tour of California. City Council voted to approve an action involving a letter of intent on September ...Read on...

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