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Posted on: December 2, 2022

Sandbags Available at Municipal Service Center

As in year's past, the City's Public Works Department will make sandbags available to Woodland residents. Residents may take and fill up to 30 bags, which are available at the Municipal Service Center parking lot along with shovels. When...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: November 21, 2022

Yolo County Expands COVID-19 Testing & Treatment Options

Beginning on November 29, free COVID-19 testing and test-to-treat services will be available at several locations throughout Yolo County, thanks to a new OptumServe mobile testing and treatment bus that will serve Woodland, West Sacramento, and Davis. Thi...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: September 13, 2022

Updated COVID Boosters & Flu Shots Recommended

What follows is a press release from Yolo County.

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The Yolo County Health & Human Services Agency (HHSA) recommends vaccination as a precaution against COVID-19 and the flu during this fall and winter season. Updated COVID-19 boosters, also know...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: September 27, 2022

Gibson Road Improvements Schedule Update

Gibson road improvements remain on track for completion this calendar year. See the visual below for the "stages" of roadwork. Base lift paving of stages 1 and 2 has been completed. Base lift paving of stage 3 will be completed the week of Monda...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: September 20, 2022

Annual Woodland Business Walk Returns

The City of Woodland and the Woodland Chamber of Commerce invite business and civic leaders to participate in the Annual Business Walk on Wednesday, September 28 between 9:00 – 11:30 AM.

The half-day Business Walk is an economic development initi...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: September 12, 2022

Gibson Road Trash & Recycling Pickup Schedule Impacts

Some Woodland residents of Gibson Road will temporarily switch to Saturday waste and recycling pickups during the ongoing roadway improvement project. Resident impacts will mirror the construction stages and areas:

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: August 24, 2022

Stage 1 of Gibson Road Construction Begins

The City of Woodland's contractor has begun Stage 1 of construction traffic control on Gibson. During Stage 1, the south half of Gibson will be closed from CR98 to West. Two lanes on the north side of the street will be open for eastbound and wes...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: August 23, 2022

Take Part in the County-Wide Mass Notification Test by Registering for Yolo Alert

This Thursday, August 25 at 10:20 AM, Yolo County will participate in a tri-county mass notification exercise. We urge residents and businesses to use this opportunity to prepare for the many hazards that threaten our community and to take proactive steps...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: August 10, 2022

City Encourages Woodlanders to Protect Themselves against Mosquitos

The City of Woodland and the Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito & Vector Control District urge residents to continue practicing the habits that keep us safe from mosquitos. Woodlanders can rely on the “District D’s” of mosquito pre...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: July 21, 2022

Secure a Lasting Legacy with a Commemorative Bench at the Woodland Regional Park Preserve

With the Woodland Regional Park Preserve’s grand opening to the public planned for late 2022 or early 2023, the City aims to raise $25,000 for ten commemorative benches that will provide ample seating for Woodlanders to sit, relax, and enjoy our...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: July 5, 2022

June 24th Yolo Growers & Farmworkers Festival a Successful Celebration of Our Food & Ag Workforce

The City of Woodland, in partnership with Woodland's Dinner on Main, hosted around 3,000 community members at the first-ever Yolo Growers and Farmworkers Festival in Downtown Woodland on Friday, June 24th. Despite the heat, thousands of attendees...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: June 27, 2022

Woodland PD Partners With Local Businesses to Take a Stand Against Hate Crimes

The Woodland Police Department and local businesses are teaming up to provide victims of bias or hate crimes a “Safe Place” to go.

“We want our community and anyone who visits Woodland to feel safe and supported,” sa...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: July 11, 2022

Woodland Residents Discuss Sustainability During Community Input Event

The City of Woodland Sustainability Advisory Committee (SAC) hosted a community input forum on the environment, climate change, and sustainability at the Leake Center during the afternoon of Saturday, July 9. Nearly 50 Woodland residents and stakeholders ...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: July 1, 2022

Woodland's Friends of the Mission Awarded $12.5M to Relocate, Expand Walter’s House

Woodland's Friends of the Mission recently received notification of $12.5 million in state funding for the relocation and expansion of Walter’s House residential substance use treatment program. The new location will be at the East Beam...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Woodland's The Lab@AgStart Honored by UC Davis as its Innovative Community Partner of the Year

Downtown Woodland's The Lab@AgStart was recently honored by The University of California, Davis, as its Innovative Community Partner of the Year. UC Davis announced AgStart and the other recipients of the 2022 Chancellor’s Innovation Aw...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: June 20, 2022

Woodland's Independence Day Celebration Returns!

The City of Woodland’s Fourth of July celebration is back! 

Pancake Breakfast: The Woodland Professional Firefighters Association will host its annual Pancake Breakfast at Fire Station #3 at 1550 Springlake Court from 8 – 11 AM...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: June 8, 2022

Yolo Growers & Farmworkers Festival Comes to Downtown Woodland on Friday, June 24

Woodland's Dinner on Main, the City of Woodland, and Woodland’s food and agriculture partners invite our community to celebrate its growers, ranchers, and farmworkers – the faces of Woodland’s The Food Front &nda...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: May 17, 2022

Test to Treat Center Opens in Woodland

Yolo County's first Test to Treat site is now open here in Woodland at the OptumServe location at 2780 E. Gibson Road. The center is open from Thursday to Sunday, 7 AM to 7 PM. Rapid antigen tests are available. Positive and symptomatic people wi...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: May 5, 2022

Woodland Senior Resource Fair Scheduled for May 26

The City of Woodland invites anyone interested in programs and services available to older adults to a Senior Resource Fair on Thursday, May 26 from 9 AM - 12 PM at the Woodland Community & Senior Center at 2001 East Street. This event is free and ope...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: April 28, 2022

Groundbreaking Ceremony Kicks Off 72-Unit Affordable Housing Community

On Thursday morning, April 28, Woodland City Council Members, Chelsea Investment Corporation, County Supervisor Angel Barajas, and many other community stakeholders came together to celebrate the groundbreaking of Vista del Robles, a 72-unit affordable ho...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: April 1, 2022

Healthy Yolo Together Releases Spring Community Testing Schedule

Beginning today, April 1, Healthy Yolo Together will implement a new spring COVID-19 testing schedule. Norton Hall in Woodland will now be open Tuesday & Thursday from 8 AM – 4:30 PM and Saturday from 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

In addition...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: April 6, 2022

City Invites Applicants to Serve on Boards, Commissions, and Advisory Bodies

The City of Woodland’s application period to serve on Boards, Commissions, and Advisory Bodies is now open and will close on May 13, 2022. These groups make key decisions and provide valuable advice to City Council members on pertinent topics. W...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: April 1, 2022

Woodland Public Library & YCOE Launch Course to Support Local Entrepreneurs

For those seeking to start their own business, the Yolo County Office of Education (YCOE) and the Woodland Public Library will launch a new nine-week entrepreneurship course starting in April. The short-term “Start Your Own Business” c...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: March 31, 2022

Heritage Home & Historic Preservation Awards Announced

On April 8 at 6:00 PM, in the Woodland City Council Chambers, the Historical Preservation Commission (HPC) will hold an awards ceremony for the 2022 Heritage Home and Historic Preservation Awards. 

Ceremony invitation document - click here&nbs...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: March 21, 2022

City of Woodland Awarded $15.8M in California Homekey Funding

The City of Woodland has been notified of a $15.8 million Homekey award to support completion of phase 2 of the East Beamer Way campus, including 60 locally manufactured permanent supportive housing units. 

The City partnered with the nonprofit Fr...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: March 8, 2022

Celebrate César Chávez on March 31 in Heritage Plaza

The City of Woodland invites community members to commemorate the life and work of labor and civil rights leader César Chávez on Thursday, March 31 at 5:30 PM in Heritage Plaza. The celebration will include speakers, music, and singi...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: February 24, 2022

Night Work on E. Main Begins March 1

PG&E's replacement of a gas main will close E. Main Street overnight beginning March 1 and continuing until April 19. This work will occur between 7:30 PM and 5:30 AM. We encourage Woodlanders to plan accordingly for these significant nightti...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: February 9, 2022

Yolo County Masking Requirement Ends Feb. 15

What follows is a press release from the County of Yolo.

(Woodland, CA) – Yolo County’s universal face covering requirement in public settings and workplaces that started with the surge from the Delta variant of the virus that causes CO...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: February 4, 2022

Summer Gibson Road Improvements to Modify Traffic Signal Timing

This summer, reconstruction of Gibson Road between East Street and County Road 98 will modify traffic signals at intersections. Once modified, the signals will be in fixed time operation, meaning that each approach to the intersection will receive a green...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: January 13, 2022

Healthy Yolo Together Testing Site at Norton Hall Updates Schedule to Include Sundays

Woodland's Norton Hall Healthy Yolo Together testing site will adjust its schedule this Sunday, January 16 to offer weekend testing. The site will be open on Martin Luther King Jr. Day this Monday, January 17.

Norton Hall Healthy Yolo Together Tes...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: January 11, 2022

Science & Society Discussion: A Brief History of Transportation & a Look to the Future

The Woodland Public Library invites you to a Thursday evening discussion with UC Davis Professor Paul Erickson titled “A Brief History of Transportation and a Look to the Future.” This event is the latest installment in the Public Libr...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: January 10, 2022

Woodland Public Library Temporarily Suspends Indoor Activities

For the health and safety of library users and staff, all indoor programs, classes, and trainings have been temporarily suspended until February. You can stay up to date at woodlandpubliclibrary.com and Facebook.com/woodlandpl. The City and the Woodland P...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: December 13, 2021

Road Improvements on E Main St. to Impact Traffic Through Early February

On December 28, 2021, the City began construction of a new concrete bus stop on eastbound E. Main Street between the 113 on- and off-ramps (from McDonalds to California Market) that will narrow the street to one lane. The City anticipates that the road wi...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: December 22, 2021

City Council Votes to Extend Healthy Yolo Together COVID-19 Testing into New Year

Last night, the Woodland City Council approved a proposal to provide funding to support free COVID-19 community testing from Healthy Yolo Together at Norton Hall into the new year. The unanimous vote reinforces Woodland’s continued commitment to...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: December 21, 2021

Sandbags Remain Available at Municipal Service Center

The City's Public Works Department will provide sandbags throughout the winter, including for rainy weather that will begin this evening and continue on and off for at least a week. Residents may take and fill up to 30 bags, which are av...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: December 16, 2021

New Fireworks Ordinance Includes Fines of Up to $1,000, City Urges Fireworks Safety

The City of Woodland is taking new measures to prevent fireworks-related injuries and emergencies. The City reminds residents that Woodland’s updated fireworks ordinance allows public safety personnel to cite anyone responsible for the use of il...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: November 18, 2021

Shop Small, Eat Local this Holiday Season

The Woodland City Council recently declared Saturday, November 27 “Small Business Saturday” in the City of Woodland, a recognition of our community’s continued commitment to small business success.

The proclamation was the lat...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: October 21, 2021

Woodland Named One of the Top 100 Places to Live in America

Livability.com recently named the City of Woodland one of its 2021 “Top 100 Best Places to Live in America” and the second best place to live in the entire State of California. Woodland is proud to be included in a list of cities that,...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: October 27, 2021

Woodland College Promise Program a Success in its First Year

The new Woodland College Promise program benefited multiple local high school graduates in its first year, marking a successful start to the community partnership designed to support higher education access and equity. 

The program, a partnership ...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: October 26, 2021

Utility Rate Increases

PRESS RELEASE

City of Woodland

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The City of Woodland provides water and wastewater (sewer) services to close to 17,000 accounts and is committed to providing the highest water quality at the lowest possible cost for our customers. These utili...

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City of Woodland Press Releases
Posted on: October 10, 2021

Updated Spring Lake Parks Master Plans Now Available

Following a public outreach and community engagement process, the City is pleased to share updated Spring Lake Parks master plans. The Woodland City Council will consider these plans at their meeting on Tuesday, October 19.

These updated master plans were ...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: September 28, 2021

CA Rent Assistance Still Available, Can Be Used Towards Back Rent Owed

Need help with unpaid rent or utilities? Apply Now | ¿Necesita ayuda pagando la renta o los servicios públicos? Aplique ahora

After September 30, California renters will be responsible for paying 100% of past due rent. This rent can b...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: September 21, 2021

Woodland Partners With Japa, Inc. on Innovative Smart Parking System

With an eye toward supporting local technology entrepreneurs and helping both community members and public agencies become more efficient, the City of Woodland partnered with Woodland’s own Japa, Inc. (“Just A Parking App”) o...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: September 16, 2021

"Celebrate Woodland" 150th Festivities Postponed

Out of an abundance of caution, the City of Woodland will reschedule its “Celebrate Woodland” Sesquicentennial celebration from October 2021 to Spring 2022. 

Originally scheduled for October 16 and 17, these community events co...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: September 3, 2021

Structural Issues Force Valley Oak Removal, City Plans Commemorative Efforts

After a thorough risk assessment, community engagement with neighbors, and consultation with the Woodland Tree Foundation, the City of Woodland regretfully plans to remove the large valley oak tree on Casa Linda Drive due to serious structural concerns.

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: August 30, 2021

Updated Spring Lakes Parks Plans, Survey Results Now Available

Spring Lake community members can find updated master plans and new survey results on the City's Spring Lake Parks Projects page. The updated master plans include renderings of Spring Lake Park, Jack Slaven Park, and Rick Gonzales Sr. Park.&n...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: August 30, 2021

Join Woodland's Coastal Cleanup Day on Saturday, September 18

Woodlanders can help remove local trash and plastic pollution as thousands of volunteers do the same throughout the state on Saturday, September 18 at 9 AM. If you are interested, please sign up to volunteer here.

California Coastal Cleanup Day brings awar...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: August 10, 2021

Free Tests & Vaccines Now Available near Hansen Family Health Center

In partnership with CommuniCare Health Centers and Healthy Yolo Together, Woodlanders can now walk in or make an appointment for free COVID-19 saliva testing or vaccination near Hansen Family Healthy Center on West Beamer. For more info on testing, click ...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: July 26, 2021

Face Coverings Required Indoors Beginning July 30

Via Yolo County:

Yolo County Public Health Officer Issues Health Order Requiring Masking Indoors Starting July 30

(Woodland, CA) – Effective Friday July 30, face coverings will be required for everyone in indoor public spaces regardless of vaccina...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: July 12, 2021

Free Earthquake Warnings: Don’t Let Earthquakes Catch You Off Guard

Earthquake Warning California is managed by the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) and is the country’s first publicly available, statewide warning system. The warning system is designed to give California res...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: July 9, 2021

Gibson Road Reconstruction Project Beginning Soon

The project to reconstruct Gibson Road from County Road 98 to East Street will begin the week of Monday, July 19. Traffic control may result in travel delays.

The project will take place over two construction seasons and is expected to be completed in late...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: July 7, 2021

Yolo County and the Yolo Habitat Conservancy seek Members for Implementation Advisory Committee

Yolo County and the Yolo Habitat Conservancy (Conservancy) are currently accepting applications for the Yolo Habitat Conservation Plan (HCP)/Natural Community Conservation Plan (NCCP) Implementation Advisory Committee.

The Implementation Advisory Committee...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: June 18, 2021

Ayuntamiento aceptando Aplicaciones para la Comision Asesora de Redistribucion de Distritos

Los residentes de la Ciudad de Woodland interesados en formar parte de la Comisión Asesora de Redistribución de Distritos de la Ciudad están invitados a enviar sus solicitudes a más tardar el viernes 9 de julio ...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: June 18, 2021

City Council accepting Applications for Advisory Redistricting Commission

City of Woodland residents interested in serving on the City's Advisory Redistricting Commission are invited to submit their applications no later than Friday, July 9, 2021 at 5:00 PM.

Every 10 years, local governments use new data from the Census to redra...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Mayor Tom Stallard Joins Mayors Challenge, Encourages Woodlanders to Get Vaccinated

Woodland Mayor Tom Stallard has joined the US Conference of Mayors’ Vaccine Challenge to get 70% of adults vaccinated against COVID-19 with at least one shot before July 4th and encourages Woodlanders to do their part to end the pandemic by getting vaccin...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: May 27, 2021

The Lab@AgStart Opens on Main Street, Continues Woodland's Food & Ag Leadership

WOODLAND – With a thriving food and agricultural economy valued at more than $12 billion, the Greater Sacramento region elevated its capabilities as a global leader in Ag, Food and Health innovation with the launch of operations at The ...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: May 10, 2021

New Woodland Promise Program Supports Local Educational Access

In partnership with Woodland Community College (WCC), the City of Woodland is proud to announce that the Woodland Promise Program to support local higher education access and equity will launch in Fall 2021.

The program will provide financial resources to...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: April 28, 2021

Industry-First Electric Service Trucks Come to Woodland

Two all-electric service trucks are now on the streets of Woodland with the City’s Public Works Department. The EVs replaced two older, gas-powered work trucks used by water and sewer crews. The City is proud that these all-electric, medium-duty...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: April 14, 2021

Woodland Stands United Against Anti-AAPI Violence

The City of Woodland strongly condemns all racially-motivated violence, harassment, and prejudice, in particular recent acts directed toward our Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) neighbors. The City Council and City Staff ask Woodlanders to do th...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: March 23, 2021

Yolo County Moves to the Orange Tier for the First Time March 24

The following Press Release was just issued from Yolo County and is being shared with Woodland residents for informational purposes. 

Yolo County Moves to the Orange Tier for the First Time March 24

(Woodland, CA) – The State of Californi...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: January 6, 2021

Yolo County Firefighters Receive COVID-19 Vaccinations

PRESS RELEASE

 

City of Woodland Fire Department  1000 Lincoln Ave.Woodland, CA 95695Phone: 530-661-5860  Fax: 530-662-5781

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: July 24, 2020

Yolo County Issues Isolation and Quarantine Orders to Prevent COVID-19 Spread

PRESS RELEASE

City of Woodland

300 First Street


(Woodland, CA) – Effective immediately, the Yolo County Health Officer has issued a mass isolation order and a mass quarantine order. The isolation order requires all individuals with a positive COVID...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: July 2, 2020

Press Release- Yolo County to Pre-Emptively Close Select Activities Ahead of 4th of July Weekend

PRESS RELEASE

City of Woodland

300 First Street


July 2 - Yolo County to Pre-Emptively Close Select Activities Ahead of 4th of July Weekend; County Soon to Exceed ‘Elevated Disease Transmission’ Criteria on State’s County Data Mo...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: June 1, 2020

Illegal Fireworks Pose a Serious Fire and Safety Risk: Fireworks Enforcement Continues

PRESS RELEASE

City of Woodland Fire Department 1000 Lincoln Ave. Woodland, CA 95695 Phone: 530-661-5860 Fax: 530-662-5781


(Woodland, CA) - As the Fourth of July approaches, the Woodland Fire Department, in partnership wit...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: October 8, 2019

Public Safety Power Shut Off in Western Yolo County on October 9

To help reduce the risk of wildfire and keep communities safe, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has announced a Public Safety Power Shut Off (PSPS), starting as early as October 9 in parts of western Yolo County.

Due to a potentially widespread,...

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City of Woodland News
Posted on: February 28, 2019

New Expanded Hours for Woodland PD Lobby

Beginning March 1st, 2019 the Woodland Police Department (1000 Lincoln Avenue) will expand their lobby hours.  The lobby will now be open on Fridays from 8 am to Noon.  This is in addition to our current lobby hours Mon-Thurs from 8 am t...

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City of Woodland News