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Community Groups Funding Program
News ImageFebruary 5, 2016

The City has long been a supporter of local non-profit organizations that serve the Martinez community. To help achieve this objective, the City Council adopted a "Community Groups Funding Program" in March 2007. The City is now accepting applications from community organizations for the upcoming Fiscal Year 2016-17, which starts July 1, 2016.


Martinez is Accepting Applications for Finance Manager
February 2, 2016The City of Martinez is now accepting applications for Finance Manager. Please click the link below for more details and filing instructions.

Chance to Win Cal vs. UCLA Basketball Game Tickets
News ImageFebruary 1, 2016Earn 250+ CoolCalifornia Challenge Points from 2/1/2016-2/16/2016 for a chance to win tickets to Cal basketball game.
Martinez has an inspiring community of CoolCalifornia Challenge participants helping the City compete for the title of "Coolest California City." To make the Challenge even more exciting, Energy Upgrade CA added a special local competition that will take place from 2/1/2015-2/16/2016.

Local CoolCalifornia Challenge Details

Martinez City News | February 2016
February 1, 2016What's Inside...

• Transportaton Sales Tax Increase

• City & Republic Services Help Alhambra High School

• State of the City Breakfast with the Mayor & Police Chief Manjit Sappal


Skyhawks Sports Offers Preschool Clinics!
News ImageJanuary 28, 2016

Kids tired of being cooped up inside? Get them outdoors playing with the great coaches of Skyhawks Sports Academy! Skyhawks offers preschool clinics in Tot Soccer, Tot Basketball, Tot Baseball, multi-sports and Mom/Dad & Me Sports. Great fun! Great skill development! Great Coaches! Skyhawks! For more information, go to www.skyhawks.com

Press Release: Mayor Rallies Citizens to Participate in CoolCalifornia Challenge
News ImageJanuary 20, 2016Mayor Schroder releases new video encouraging residents to reduce their carbon footprint and win statewide competition.

The CoolCalifornia Challenge, a competition between California cities to motivate and reward residents for reducing their carbon footprints and build more sustainable communities, just got a little more competitive. With 22 cities vying for the title of "Coolest California City," Mayor Rob Schroder upped the stakes today by sharing a video urging Martinez residents to accept the challenge.

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Martinez Residential Organics Recycling Program Begins
News ImageJanuary 8, 2016Did you know that Martinez residents can now dispose of food scraps and other "organic" materials in their existing green carts?

El Nino Weather Planning and Preparation
News ImageJanuary 7, 2016To help you prepare for the predicted El Nino weather this coming winter here are useful links with information on what you can do to prepare to safeguard your home and family.






Sand & Sandbag Locations
News ImageJanuary 5, 2016The City of Martinez has designated the following four (4) locations for the stockpiling of sand and one (1) location for sand bags


National Citizens Survey Results
News ImageDecember 22, 2015Summary of Key Findings from the City's First Participation in the National Citizens Survey (NCS) Conducted by National Research Center, Inc.

NCS Community Livability Report

NCS Dashboard Summary of Findings

NCS Open Ended Responses

City of Martinez 2015-2016 Demographic Profile
May 8, 2015

City Capital Projects Presentation
News ImageApril 14, 2015City Capital Projects Presentation - March 2015

Please see attached Presentation

Sidewalk Maintenance and Repair Ordinance
News ImageMarch 5, 2015The Martinez City Council unanimously adopted Ordinance No. 1384 on March 4, 2015. This Ordinance amended Title 12 of the City’s Municipal Code to add Chapter 12.31, Sidewalk Maintenance and Repair.

To read more about the Sidewalk Maintenance & Repair Ordinance and find out about the Martinez Sidewalk Repair Cost Sharing Reimbursement Program click here.

Report a Leak in the Street
News ImageFebruary 11, 2015

Report a Leak in the Street

If you discover a ruptured or leaking water main in the street, or a broken or leaking fire hydrant, please let the City know immediately so we can correct the problem. These conditions may seem minor at the time but can become a serious problem if left unattended.


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