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Posted on: February 9, 2018

Modesto Soars to #33 in Milken Institute's 2017 Best-Performing Large City Ranking

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The Milken Institute's Best-Performing Cities - Where America's Jobs are Created and Sustained report for 2017 documents Modesto's rapid rise in rank among the 150 largest cities in the United States.   The Milken report released in January 2018 ...

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Posted on: February 6, 2019

Substantial Amendment #2 Program Year 2018-19 Annual Action Plan

Substantial Amendment #2 Program Year 2018-19 Annual Action Plan Hearing Notice

This notice is hereby given that a Public Hearing to consider a Substantial Amendment #2 to the City of Modesto Program Year (PY) 2018-19 Annual Action Plan will be held by the...

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Posted on: February 6, 2019

Up with People is coming to Modesto

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Up with People is coming to Modesto, CA from March 18-25,
2019. UWP is global education organization that empowers young people to bepositive agents of change in their communities and the world. Through cultural
exchange, world travel, volunteerism, a...

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Posted on: February 1, 2019

February e-Newsletter now available!

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Subscribe to our city-wide email newsletter today and receive updates on the latest news, blogs, events and more. Sign up online at: www.modestogov.com/newsletter-signup View February Issue

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Posted on: February 8, 2019

Detectives Make Arrest on 2017 Murder and Sexual Assault of Jenny Wu

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Modesto, CA – Detectives have arrested 18-year-old Seth Becknel for the 2017 murder and sexual assault of 41-year-old Jenny Wu.  

At 9 a.m. on Friday, April 21, 2017, officers responded to the 1500 block of Grape near Evergreen on a reported perso...

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Modesto Police Department Public Safety News
Posted on: October 22, 2018

Police Investigate Sunday Night Homicide

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 Modesto, CA- A 37-year-old Modesto man is deceased following a Sunday night shooting that occurred in the 400 block of Donegal Drive in southeast Modesto.

At about 8:00 PM on Sunday, October 21, 2018, Officers responded to the southeast neighborh...

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Posted on: September 25, 2018

Abducted Child Located Unharmed

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Modesto, CA –On Monday, September 24, 2018 at approximately 7:25am, patrol units responded to a home on Poinsettia Drive for the report of a child abduction.  The investigation revealed, 41- year old John Cosso and five others, forced their way i...

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Posted on: June 27, 2018

Modesto Police Move Quickly to Locate and Arrest Kidnapping Suspect

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On Tuesday, June 26, 2018, at approximately 4 o’clock in the afternoon, a fourteen-year-old female reported that a man approached her in a vehicle as she walked along Tokay Avenue. She indicated the man attempted to grab her and she was able to break free...

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Posted on: July 7, 2016

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Posted on: July 7, 2016

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Posted on: January 11, 2019

Save the Date for Earth Day 2019

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Modesto’s 30th Annual Earth Day in the Park Festival will be held on Saturday, April 20, 2019 at Graceada Park, located at 401 Needham Street, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This popular Free community event provides a unique opportunity to learn about the enviro...

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Posted on: January 1, 2019

Organic Waste Recycling Updates for 2019

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Beginning January 1, 2019 all businesses that generate 4 cubic yards of commercial solid waste per week, including commercial or public entities like schools, hospitals, stores, restaurants, industrial businesses, for –profit or nonprofit organi...

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Posted on: February 22, 2019

Traffic Impact Due to Service Repairs and Upgrades

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Traffic may be impacted due to service at the following locations:

  • Parry Ave (Hydrant taps for contractor)
  • 210 N Conejo (Leaks)
  • 1322 9th St (Leaks)

Road Closures & Traffic

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