|August 3, 2015National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods a safer, better place to live. Together, we are making that happen. |
Make sure you come by one of the National Night Out events listed. All of the events start at 6pm, except for the Senior Activities Center event that starts at 5pm.
|August 3, 2015|
|July 31, 2015|
A Festival of Music at the Martinez Amphitheater in Downtown Martinez
Saturday, September 5, 2015 - Noon - 9:00 p.m.
Main Street Martinez, The City of Martinez and the Martinez Waterfront Amphitheater welcome you to the Rockin' by the Bay Festival featuring a full day of musical performances on the stages that is sure to get you up on your feet and partying with friends both old and new.
For more information, visit http://www.rockinbythebay.com
|July 29, 2015|
NO-COST Energy and Water Assessments for Residents of MartinezPlease see the attached flyer for further information.
This summer, 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), the City of Martinez, Republic Services and local water districts.
|July 29, 2015|
The "Joltin Joe" is a 22-foot Chris Craft pleasure boat given to native son Joe DiMaggio by New York Yankee fans on October 1, 1949 during "Joe DiMaggio Day," and donated by DiMaggio to the City of Martinez in 1991.
The Joltin Joe was finished being restored 5:00 a.m. Friday, July 24, 2015 and a few hours later it was floating in Lake Tahoe at the South Tahoe Wooden Boat Classic Boat Show. The boat took second place in its class and won most improved boat!
|July 22, 2015|
County Connection is pleased to announce that beginning Monday, August 17th a new service will be available for residents and visitors in Martinez.
|July 17, 2015National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods a safer, better place to live. Together, we are making that happen.|
|July 10, 2015Summer temperatures can quickly turn your car into a dangerous hot box. If you must run errands, leave your pets at home.|
|July 1, 2015|
The Martinez City Council recently adopted a resolution promoting CalFresh Awareness. For some families, hunger can be a year-round predicament. The CalFresh Program, federally known as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), can add to your food budget and put healthy and nutritious food on the table.
|June 26, 2015|
Berrellesa Palms has been selected as a national finalist in the 2015 Affordable Housing Finance (AHF) – Reader’s Choice Award Senior Housing category. Now, they need votes! You can ‘register to vote’ by subscribing for free.
|June 26, 2015Mark your calendar and don't miss out on any of these fun and interesting trips.|
|June 22, 2015Governor Brown mandates a statewide 25% reduction in potable urban water usage through February 28, 2016. On July 1, 2015 the City Council will hold a public hearing to consider establishing a City 25% Drought Management Plan. The plan includes temporary pricing adjustments and expanded prohibited "water wasting" practices. |
|June 19, 2015Officer Mayberry received the Martinez Police Department Medal of Valor and a Commendation from the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District at the City Council meeting for his heroic actions on April 22, 2015. |
|June 18, 2015|
The winning entrants in the 2015-17 Budget Photo contest were recognized during the June 17th City Council Meeting. Each winner received matted and framed copies of their photographs signed by the City Council. The contest winners are listed as follows, with the respective sections of the Budget their photos represent:
|May 5, 2015Caltrans's Construction:|
Caltrans will be performing construction on I-680 in the vicinity of Marina Vista and Arthur Road. Their projects include work on the overhead freeway structure and seismically upgrading of the Marina Vista southbound off ramp. Lanes will be closed on the freeway and ramps will be closed in the area from time to time. Caltrans’s closure notice update.
|April 28, 2015Martinez Police Department will be utilizing Nexdoor to help make neighborhoods stronger and safer.|
|April 28, 2015|