Residents can save postage and time with this expanding vote-by-mail program
Contra Costa residents will find it easier to vote in the upcomingNovember 8th Election, as the Contra Costa Elections Office once again partners with local agencies to provide convenient "CoCo Vote-N-Go" drop off locations, prior to and on Election Day.
Voters will find the drop-off boxes at all Contra Costa city halls and the County Administration Building, located at 651 Pine St. in Martinez, starting the week of October 10th -- when permanent vote-by-mail ballots are mailed.
Don't miss out on Martinez Senior Center's annual Bazaar! October 28th, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. From hand-made crafts and jewelry to greeting cards and a white elephant, we will have it all. All proceeds go the Martinez Senior Citizens Club and benefit members and the center.
Martinez Senior Center Annual Bazaar Info
The City has created a special webpage dedicated to factual information about Measure D, the Martinez Road Improvement and Maintenance Measure. Measure D is a one-half percent (0.50%) transactions and use (sales) tax on the November 8, 2016 ballot which would provide funding exclusively for Martinez road improvement and maintenance needs.
Measure D Information
The City of Martinez has designated the following four (4) locations for the stockpiling of sand and one (1) location for sand bags
The Pumpkin Dunkin has been rescheduled due to the cold, rainy weather forecasted for Saturday, October 15th. The new date is Saturday, October 22nd, 1 - 3 pm.
New Building Codes effective January 1, 2017
Notice: The City of Martinez will be adopting the 2016 California Codes as required by State law.
On December 18, 2015, the City Council approved the recommendation of the Parks, Recreation, Marina and Cultural Commission (PRMCC) to allow a Community Mural to be painted in the Main Street Plaza.
• Message from the Chief of Police
• City of Martinez - Best Places to Raise a Family in California
• Parking Lot Renovation
• Street Repairs
• New Hires/Recent Promotions/Retirement
The rebroadcast of the September 22nd Martinez City Council Candidates’ Forum, hosted by the Martinez Area Chamber of Commerce, is now airing regularly on the City Channel (channel 28 for Comcast subscribers, channel 29 for Astound subscribers). Please see below for the complete October playback schedule:
Sunday, October 9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th, starting @ 5 p.m.
Saturday, October 15th and 29th, starting @ 10 a.m.
Thursday, October 27th, starting @ 2 p.m.