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Posted on: November 24, 2021

Citizens' Districting Commission


After each decennial U.S. census, cities with district-based systems must “redistrict” to adjust the boundaries of the council members’ districts using the new census data. We invite you to help draw the City Council district boundaries.

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Posted on: November 24, 2021

Giving Thanks for the Community Spirit of Modesto


The City of Modesto has a lot to be thankful for this year as the holidays approach. I’m reminded of our many accomplishments throughout the last year and the dedicated community and City staff who have made it all possible.

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Posted on: November 3, 2021

Celebration of Lights Holiday Parade

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On Saturday, December 4th, we welcome back our traditional Celebration of Lights Holiday Parade in downtown Modesto! We are excited to present our theme this year “Hometown Traditions”.

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Posted on: November 19, 2021

City Manager's Monthly Update


City Manager's monthly update to council & our community now available! This report includes information about grant applications and awards, financial reports, and updates to major capital projects.

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Posted on: November 10, 2021

International Code Council Government Relations Innovation in Code Administration Award

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The City’s Building Safety division, in the Community and Economic Development Department, has been awarded the 2021 Innovations in Code Administration Award from the International Code Council for our Plan Check With Us program.   

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Posted on: October 8, 2021

Modesto Evaluates Fiscal Health Following State Auditor’s Findings

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In late August, the California State Auditor released its annual Local Government High Risk Ranking Dashboard. This tool uses information and data gathered from cities’ Annual Comprehensive Financial Reports (ACFR) across California to...

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