The City of Martinez is currently accepting applications to fill nine (9) unscheduled vacancies in Commissions & Committees listed in the PDF link below.
The City of Martinez is pleased to announce the inaugural meeting of the Independent Redistricting Commission, which will eventually enact new City Council district boundaries for the 2022 General Municipal Election. Click below for more information on the redistricting process and to view the upcoming Agenda.
On this 20th Anniversary of 9/11, the City of Martinez and the Police Department invites you to watch this video memorial and flag raising to commemorate a day that shocked our nation, reminded us of the heroism and bravery of our first responders, and brought our people together like never before.
The Fishing Pier is closed due to public safety concerns until such time as necessary safety repairs can be completed. Please direct all inquiries regarding the pier to Assistant City Manager Michael Chandler at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Martinez City Hall building is open to the public Monday through Friday, between 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. All visitors will be required to wear face coverings at all times and socially distanced. To make an appointment with a specific department, please visit the Contact Us page here.
Contra Costa County has partnered with the State of California to operate a Countywide Emergency Rental Assistance Program called Housing is Key, which includes a utility assistance component for residents experiencing financial difficulties as a result of COVID-19. Please click the link below for more information.
Children between the ages of 12 - 15 can now get Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine at all county-run clinics. View the full Press Release by clicking here.
With COVID-vaccine supply now plentiful, Contra Costa County will now vaccinate everyone at its clinics regardless of whether they live in the County or not. View the full Press Release by clicking here.
People can now also get a COVID vaccine at all county-run vaccination sites with or without an appointment. View the full Press Release by clicking here.
The City has tabulated the results of the Community Downtown Tree Survey and is now poised to begin the process of replanting trees in the downtown. Please visit our Downtown Street Tree Program webpage for the most current information about our exciting project by clicking below.
Diablo Magazine recognizes the City of Martinez as a small-town charm with a hipster edge in this waterfront city, which is a superb destination for outdoor activities, wining and dining, and treasure hunting. Read the full article by clicking below!
The renovation of Golden Hills Park includes demolition and construction of a new community building, reconstruction of the basketball courts and resurfacing of the tennis courts. Highland Avenue Park improvements include replacement of the play structure and reconstruction of the basketball court. At John Muir Park and John Sparacino Park, improvements include constructing pathway and lighting improvements. Each of the four parks will also receive various landscaping, irrigation, drainage, fencing, and park furniture improvements. Click 'read more' below for more information.
The California Department of Public Health issued an update on September 28, 2020 on Outdoor Playgrounds and other Outdoor Recreational Facilities. Playgrounds will be open to the public starting October 1, 2020, subject to certain conditions including adequate social distancing of at least 6 feet from anyone not in the individual’s household or living unit and use of face coverings outdoors for everyone 2 years of age or older. Following these simple public health and safety regulations is crucial to slowing the spread of COVID-19 in our community.