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City of Gilroy
7351 Rosanna Street
Gilroy, CA 95020
Tel. (408) 846-0400
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City of Gilroy

Welcome to the City of Gilroy, California

Announcements

City of Gilroy Early Childhood Recreation Program
Give your pre-school aged child the building blocks to Kindergarten readiness. We provide a series of integrated learning experiences. Our classes are designed to give the young child an opportunity to play and interact socially in a safe and nurturing environment, as they learn to become cooperative members of a group. Space is still available yet limited. Click links below for more information or call 408-846-0460.
ECR Class Schedule    ECR Fact Sheet
 


Roundabouts in Gilroy
A roundabout is a large, circular area in the middle of an intersection meant to control the right-of-way of vehicles. Click the link below for tips on how to drive in a roundabout. Also, this roundabout is close to Las Animas School. Please see attached map for school traffic circulation.
How to use a Roundabout    Las Animas Traffic Circulation
 
Las Animas Information Flyer

First Quarter, 2014 Sales Tax Update
Receipts for the City of Gilroy increased by 8.0% over the first quarter in 2013.
Sales Tax Update

Next Coffee with the Mayor set for October 25th
Ask questions/share ideas with Mayor Don Gage in an informal setting Saturday, October 25th starting at 9:30 a.m. in the Gilroy Council Chambers, 7351 Rosanna St. for his next Coffee with the Mayor.


South County Garage Sale Days coming soon
The popular South County Garage Sale Days event will be held the weekend of September 6th and 7th in Morgan Hill/San Martin and September 13th and 14th in Gilroy. Applications are due no later than Friday, August 29th (for Morgan Hill/San Martin sales) or Friday, September 5th (for Gilroy sales). The on-line application is available here.


New State Regulations for Water Conservation
The Gilroy City Council has passed an emergency ordinance to comply with new state water conservation regulations. These regulations are effective as of August 1, 2014.
Press Release    Emergency Ordinance
 


City Council Votes to Place Quality of Life Measure on November Ballot
The Gilroy City Council has voted to place a measure on the Nov. 4th, 2014 ballot seeking voter approval relating to the enactment of a one-half cent (0.50%) transactions and use (sales) tax for fifteen years. For more information,see the Elections and Voter Information page .
Press Release

The City of Gilroy is currently recruiting to fill 5 volunteer seats
Housing Advisory Committee - 2 Seats, Arts and Culture Commission - 1 Seat - One (1) unexpired term ending 12/31/16

Public Art Committee – 2 Seats - One (1) 4-year term ending 12/31/17 and one (1) unexpired term ending 12/31/14

More Information    Housing Advisory Committee
 
Application-Board&Comm    Application-PAC
 


Become a Youth Commissioner for the City of Gilroy!
Members of the Gilroy Youth Commission will experience a unique opportunity to work with city leaders to implement policies and programs that will positively impact the youth in Gilroy. Call 408-846-0267 with questions. Deadline to apply is September 16, 2014. Please click link below for information and application.
YC Information and Application

Around Town – Safer Routes to Schools
Utilizing a $697,000 federal grant, construction is now underway at 26 locations throughout Gilroy to provide safer routes to schools for Gilroy school children and other pedestrians. All construction work will be completed in May of 2013. View Video


FPPC Form 806 – Agency Report of Public Official Appointments
Reporting of all appointments of Council Members who serve on other agency’s committees, boards and commission who receive additional Council compensation, as required under California Fair Political Practices Commission Regulation 18705.5.
FPPC Form 806