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    FY 2017-18 Draft CAPER Report Available for Public Comment

    The City invites the public to review and comment the Draft Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) for Program Year 2017 (July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018) prior to submittal to the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)... Read on...
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    Updated 9/11/18: Citywide Speed Survey

    Starting September 10th, 2018, the City will be conducting a citywide speed survey. This survey will include arterial, collectors and any other roadways that have posted speed limits over 25 MPH. This speed survey will be conducted using hand-held . . . Read on...
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    Ballybunion Roundabout & Santa Teresa Boulevard Lane Shift Anticipated 9/20

    UPDATE 9/19: The traffic shift around the Ballybunion roundabout work area is anticipated to occur tomorrow, Thursday, September 20th. Read on...
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  1. Welcome to Gilroy, California

    Gilroy is the "Garlic Capital of the World." The community is known for its peaceful residential environment, its award-winning parks, golf course and recreation programs, and for its "urban forest," for which the City has won Tree City USA awards annually since 1979. 

    A variety of superior community facilities and resources have placed Gilroy high in recent surveys which have attempted to measure the quality of life in Bay Area cities. Major community facilities unveiled in the last decade include St. Louise Regional Hospital along U.S. 101, Wheeler Manor (senior residence) and an expanded Senior Center complex at Sixth and Hanna streets. The Gilroy library is also newly refurbished and computerized. Gavilan Community College in Gilroy is known for the beauty of its campus, set in the foothills which surround the city.

    Gilroy's climate strikes a pleasant balance between hot and cold, wet and dry, making it perfect for agriculture and recreation. Nestled between the Diablo and Santa Cruz mountains in the Santa Clara Valley, Gilroy residents enjoy mild temperatures, while missing most of the coastal fog. A state climatology report says up to 70% of Gilroy's days are sunny, with average rainfall of about 19.11 inches.

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