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Posted on: June 12, 2019

Grand Jury Concludes City Overspending Investigation

The Stanislaus County Civil Grand Jury has completed its investigation into a series of purchasing errors made between 2012 and 2017 and has provided a report of its findings to the city of Modesto.  The investigation reports the city has made th...

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Posted on: May 28, 2019

Modesto's Ralston Tower Park Awarded State Funds for Renovation

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The City of Modesto is proud to announce the State of California Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) Program has awarded $550,000 to the city for the renovation of Ralston Tower Park located in Downtown Modesto.  The new state funding will be...

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Posted on: June 19, 2019

City Manager's Monthly Update - May 2019

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May 2019 - City Manager's monthly update to council & our community now available!

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Posted on: May 31, 2019

City Files Lawsuit Against Former Insurance Broker

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In our ongoing effort to be fully transparent with our employees and community about how the city is addressing the abrupt change in health insurance coverage, today I am announcing an important step in our legal fight with our former insurance broker. &a...

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Posted on: May 31, 2019

June City Beat

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June e-Newsletter – Now Available!

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Posted on: April 22, 2019

Non-Motorized Transportation Plan

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The City of Modesto is updating its Non-Motorized Transportation Master Plan and wants to hear your thoughts on improving biking and walking access to schools, parks, transit centers, and all other local destinations around the city.

The Modesto Non-Motori...

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Posted on: March 11, 2019

Remaining Key Aware with Modesto Police Department

Key Awareness Campaign

In 2018, twenty two percent of stolen vehicles were taken using the owners' keys.  We encourage you to practice the following key awareness tips:

  • Never leave your vehicle running unattended.  
  • As you walk to your car, scan your surrounding...
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Posted on: May 30, 2019

Modesto Police Department Joins 'Neighbors' by Ring

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Modesto Police Department Joins ‘Neighbors’ by Ring to Provide Users with Real-Time, Local Crime and Safety Information

Neighbors aim to reduce crime in communities by connecting people, security cameras and law enforcement.

Modesto, CA-May 30, 2019 – The M...

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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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Modesto Police Department Public Safety News
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: 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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