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Community Input Meetings

February 9, 2017 

Woodland Public Library - Facilities Master Planning Process 2017

The Library is conducting a process to gather community input to shape a long-term master plan for its facility to guide how the library can best serve its community for future generations. The Library anticipates that the Facility Master Plan will form the foundation of a future building program for the expansion and/or renovation of the existing library to meet the community’s learning needs, abilities, demographics, and changes in technology.

The facility master planning process will assess the current state of facilities; analyze community and library use demographics; create a common vision based on community input; and consider new library service possibilities.

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Celebrate César Chávez

February 9, 2017 

To commemorate and celebrate the life and work of labor and civil rights leader César E. Chávez, the City of Woodland will be hosting a celebration at First & Bush Streets on April 2nd from 5:00-7:00 pm. This year’s César Chávez festivities will be celebrated during the monthly Food Truck Mania event and will have music, dance performances, and a short educational program.

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ReXpo: Summer Recreation Program Exposition

February 8, 2017 

Come celebrate the 10-year anniversary of the Woodland Community & Senior Center with the City of Woodland. Enjoy the birthday party on Friday, March 3 from 4-7 pm at the Woodland Community & Senior Center, during the annual summer recreation program exposition “ReXpo” and Senior Art Show.

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Plant Your Ideas - Landscape Design Workshop

February 2, 2017 

Redesigning your front yard is an exciting, yet daunting project. The free “Plant Your Ideas” workshop is designed to give homeowners the tools and information they need to get started! Join us on March 4th from 10am-12pm in the Leake Room at the Woodland Public Library, 250 First Street.

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Information on Proposed 2017 Water Rate Adjustments

January 31, 2017 

The City of Woodland is proposing a multi-year water rate ordinance that would establish maximum allowable water rate increases for 2017-2021. Notices were mailed to all city water customers on January 20th, and a Public Hearing is set for March 7th at 6:00pm for the City Council to consider the proposed multi-year rate ordinance.

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Final Environmental Impact Report

January 31, 2017 

The Final Environmental Impact Report (FEIR) (SCH # 2013032015) for the Draft 2035 General Plan and Draft 2035 Climate Action Plan (CAP) is now available for review. Please click "read more" for more information.

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Proposed Water Rate Adjustments

January 20, 2017 

The City is proposing to increase water rates over a five-year period as necessary to provide sufficient revenue to operate and maintain the City’s water system and provide the mechanism to implement a drought charge if necessary. If adopted, the proposed new rates would take effect April 1, 2017, with annual increases each January through January 1, 2021.

The Water Rate Study, Proposition 218 notices in English and in Spanish and the most recent Council action from January 17 are available here.

Proposed Rate Adjustments in Cubic Feet

Proposition 218 Notice

Proposicion 218 Aviso de Audiencia Publica

2016 Water Rate Study Draft Report


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City's Bridal Show & Event Faire

January 13, 2017 

The 2nd annual Bridal Show & Event Faire will be held on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at the Woodland Community & Senior Center, 2001 East Street in Woodland. Meet the area's premiere wedding professionals and have your wedding planned in one day. Guests attending this free event will be greeted by a variety of vendors such as venues, caterers, photographers, florists, stylists, décor, bakeries, and health and wellness.

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Commit2Fit: Wellness Program Returns to the Library

December 20, 2016 

Commit2Fit: Wellness Program Returns to the Library

Woodland Public Library will be hosting a free 3-month Commit2Fit: Wellness Program January through March 2017. The Library starts its second annual Commit2Fit: Wellness educational series on health on January 7 with weekly community walks at Douglass Park and bimonthly presentations on wellness and fitness. Each month will feature a talk on an aspect of mindfulness and a session of gentle exercises to kickstart or enhance your exercise routine.

All Wednesday evening programs will be from 6-7:30 pm in the Leake Room of the Woodland Public Library, located at 250 First Street in Woodland.

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New Medication Disposal Kiosk at the Woodland Police Department

December 1, 2016 

Safely dispose of unneeded medications in the new medication disposal kiosk at the Woodland Police Department (1000 Lincoln Avenue). The kiosk is located in the Police Department lobby, which is open to the public Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The following items may be disposed of in the kiosk:

  • Pill and liquid medications
  • Medicated ointments and lotions
  • Pet medications

The kiosk is sponsored by Yolo County in an effort to prevent improper disposal and unauthorized use of pharmaceuticals.

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Main Street and Cleveland Street Signal Improvement Project

September 23, 2016 

The Main Street and Cleveland Street Signal Improvement Project will upgrade the existing intersection by installing new traffic signal equipment, vehicle detection on Cleveland Street, new signal poles, signal heads, audible pedestrian signals, and pedestrian signal heads. The project will reconstruct the four non-compliant ADA curb ramps at the intersection to bring them into compliance with current state and federal standards. The project will also microsurface and restripe the intersection.

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Kentucky Avenue Widening and Complete Streets Project

September 16, 2016 

This week, city staff received Caltrans and Federal authorization to proceed with construction on the Kentucky Avenue Project. Staff is finalizing the project documents for bid advertisement late September/early October with bid opening anticipated in November. Construction of public utility improvements and private utility relocations are anticipated to begin by November 2016 with the roadway widening and reconstruction work to begin in spring 2017. The project is estimated to be complete by December 2018. More information is available by clicking here.

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The City of Woodland Public Safety Special Needs Alert Program

September 2, 2016 

In its continual endeavor to provide better service to the residents of the City of Woodland, the Woodland Public Safety Department has created the SNAP Program. The Special Needs Alert Program (SNAP), assists First Responders (Police and Fire) to be more responsive during emergencies to residents of the City of Woodland with special needs.

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Woodland Economic Index and Business Confidence Survey

February 4, 2016 

The Woodland Economic Index and Woodland Business Confidence Survey are now accessable through the Woodland Chamber of Commerce website. The Woodland Economic Index shows how the local economy has been performing based on real, local data. The Woodland Business Confidence Survey has shown a strong level of optimism among business leaders in the community. Click "READ MORE" for detailed instruction on accessing the reports or click here to view the combined reports in pdf format.

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Yolo Conflict Resolution Center

November 30, 2015 

The City of Woodland is proud to support the nonprofit organization, Yolo Conflict Resolution Center (YCRC). YCRC recently opened an office in Woodland, Casa del Sol Community Building, 709 East Street. This organization provides affordable mediation, facilitation, restorative justice, and conflict resolution education services through volunteer community members. Additional information on YCRC and its services is available at www.yolocrc.org or by calling at (530) 564-2324.

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Get Your Business Online Event

October 26, 2015 

The first ever Get Your Business Online workshop hosted by The City of Woodland and Woodland Chamber of Commerce to be held Tuesday, November 3 at the Woodland Community Center. There will be two sessions: from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. followed by 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Woodland Community Center, located at 2001 East Street, Woodland, Ca 95776. This event serves as a way to help local businesses increase their presence online.

To learn more visit GYBO.com or contact Wendy Ross at economicdevelopment@cityofwoodland.org or (530) 661-5921.

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Woodland Boards and Commissions Need YOU!

January 22, 2015 

The City is accepting applications for the following voluntary City Boards and Commissions and Advisory Committees:

Board of Building Appeals
Commission on Aging
Parks and Recreation Commission
Personnel Board
Planning Commission
Traffic Safety Commission
Water Utilities Advisory Committee (WUAC)

Applications and additional information can be obtained at City Hall or on the City’s website, cityofwoodland.org. You can also contact Ana Gonzalez, City Clerk, by e-mail at ana.gonzalez@cityofwoodland.org or by phone at (530) 661-5806.

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Community Survey for Yolo Broadband Strategic Plan

January 22, 2014 
If you live and/or work in Yolo County, help Yolo Broadband understand your needs for broadband Internet by completing the short online survey below, and help us extend our reach by forwarding the survey to your family, friends and colleagues.

For Residents: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/yolo-residents

For Businesses: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/yolo-business

For more information, please visit http://www.yoloshare.org/
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Take Action to Protect Your Water Supply

January 21, 2014 
Woodland is currently asking water customers to voluntarily cut back water use by 20% in order to prevent potential future water shortages. 2014 is starting out as the third dry year in a row. The Governor has delcared a drought emergency. Little or no rain means the City has less groundwater to pump, and pumping water to deliver to homes and businesses becomes more expensive. As the demand for water increases during the summer months, we could face a shortage in water supplies. For tips on conserving water both indoors and outdoors, please visit www.cityofwoodland.org/waterconservation.
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