|August 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
|August 31, 2015The Martinez Senior Center Trip schedule is now available. |
|August 31, 2015|
Chief Sappal was sworn in this morning for his first day on the job at MPD. A ceremonial swearing in for Chief Sappal will be held at the September 16th City Council Meeting. Welcome Chief Sappal!
|August 28, 2015NOTICE OF CANCELLATION OF COUNCIL MEETING|
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE REGULAR MEETING OF THE CITY COUNCIL TO BE HELD
ON WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2015 HAS BEEN CANCELED.
|August 28, 2015Rankin Aquatic Swim Center is now closed during weekdays for Recreational swimming for the season. The pool is open for Recreational swimming on weekends until September 13, 2015; hours are 12-5pm. The pool will be open on Labor Day Sept. 7, 2015; hours are 1 to 4pm.|
|August 27, 2015ONSTAGE THEATRE OPENS 2015 SEASON WITH|
"LET ME HEAR YOU SMILE"
WHEN: August 22 through September 5, 2015
Friday & Saturdays at 8:00 pm
Thursday, September 3 at 8:00 pm
Sundays, August 23 & 30 at 2:30 pm
WHAT: Onstage Repertory Theatre Company presents
Let Me Hear You Smile by Leonora Thuna and Harry Cauley
WHERE: Martinez Campbell Theatre 636 Ward Street, Martinez, CA
TICKETS: General admission $15, Seniors $12, Students $10.
Thursday, Bargain Price $10
RESERVATIONS: (925) 518-3277
|August 27, 2015FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE|
Construction to Begin on Seismic Upgrades to City of Martinez Water Treatment Plant
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|August 26, 2015You are invited to attend the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Mountain View Park.|
|August 14, 2015At the August 19th meeting of the City of Martinez City Council, the Council is set to approve an employment agreement with Mr. Manjit Sappal to be the next City of Martinez Police Chief.|
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|August 6, 2015Local 152 Carpenters finish five-year boat restoration project.|
For the past five years, a team of about six Carpenters and a retired shipwright have been restoring "Joltin Joe", the 1947 22-foot Chris Craft Runabout awarded to Joe DiMaggio by New York Yankees fans.
|August 3, 2015|
|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 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, 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. |