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Water Testing Mailer

News ImageWe have been contacted by some residents about mailers being received offering water testing. The mailers are not affiliated with the City of Martinez, or The City of Martinez Water Department. These mailers are from a private company and in no way affiliated with the City of Martinez.

NO-COST Energy and Water Upgrades for Residents of Martinez – Sign Up Now!

News ImageFor the third year in a row, Rising Sun Energy Center's California Youth Energy Services (CYES) Program will provide Martinez residents with no-cost energy and water conservation services through a partnership with Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), Contra Costa Water District, and the City of Martinez. The City receives additional program support from lead local sponsors, Tesoro Foundation ($10,000) and Republic Services ($5,000).

Notice of Election

News ImageNOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a General Election will be held in the City of Martinez on Tuesday, November 8, 2016, for the following officers:

City of Martinez

Councilmember – Two Seats
City Clerk – One Seat
City Treasurer – One Seat

A nominee must be a registered voter residing within the City. Nomination petitions may be obtained from the City Clerk's Office, located at 525 Henrietta Street, Martinez, CA, commencing 9:00 a.m., July 18, 2016, the 113th day before the election and shall be filed with the Deputy City Clerk in person no later than 5:00 P.M., August 12, 2016, the 88th day before the election.

For complete detailed information please see the Notice of Election

Rising Sun Energy Center Recruiting for Energy Specialist Driver Positions

Rising Sun Energy Center, program manager of the California Youth Energy Services ("CYES") program now in its third year with Martinez, is still looking to fill two paid “Energy Specialist” driver positions this summer in Martinez. Drivers must be Martinez residents at least 18 years old, carry their own insurance and a license, and have access to a car.

Applying is easy, just visit http://www.risingsunenergy.org to pursue this exciting summer opportunity which directly helps local citizens.

Recruitment Flyer

Martinez Water Health Goals

On May 20, 2016, staff provided the City Council a report on our drinking water health goals. The presentation can be viewed at the following link.

Martinez Water Health Goals - Presentation

Martinez PD Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics

The Law Enforcement Torch Run® for Special Olympics is the movement's largest grass-roots fundraiser and public awareness vehicle, At its most basic level the Torch Run is an actual running event, in which officers and athletes run the Flame of Hope™ to the Opening Ceremonies of local Special Olympics competitions and State and National Games. Annually, more than 85,000 dedicated, compassionate and volunteer law enforcement officers participate in the torch run throughout 46 nations, 12 Canadian provinces and 50 US states.

Golden Times Bulletin July 2016 - Martinez Senior Center

News ImageThe Golden Times Bulletin for July 2016 is now available.

City Now Recruiting for Sustainability Programs Assistant Internship

Are you a recent college graduate or current student looking to gain valuable experience you can use to launch a career in the rapidly-growing field of environmental sustainability? If so, the City of Martinez is now hiring for the part-time Sustainability Programs Assistant internship position.


Republic Services Annual Citywide Clean-Up June 20th - 24th


Republic Services, Inc., will have its fifth annual citywide clean up for Martinez residents from June 20th to 24th.

Crews will pick up your extra refuse on the same day as your regular garbage service. During the cleanup, Republic will collect up to 3 cubic yards of refuse (including yard waste and wood), or about 21 (32-gallon) bags. Containers will be taken away unless noted on can.


The City has funded homeless advocacy programs designed to provide essential resources to our community's most vulnerable population since 2011. This work has been recently jeopardized when Contra Costa Homeless Outreach announced it would be discontinuing operations on June 30th.

Fortunately for the City, Tesoro stepped in and informed the City that its foundation had approved a three-year, $90K grant to support the City’s Homeless Outreach Initiative. Tesoro’s generous and timely investment will help the City continue this important work by contracting with a local homeless advocate experienced with assisting the homeless in Martinez.

Full Press Release

Tue., July 26, 2016
7:00  PM  -  11:00  PM
  Planning Commission Meeting
Wed., July 27, 2016
4:00  PM  -  6:00  PM
  Design Review Committee
Thu., July 28, 2016
2:00  PM  -  2:45  PM
  Dynomite Thursdays 2016 Schedule
2:00  PM  -  2:45  PM
  Dynomite Thursdays 2016 Schedule
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