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|The City of Roseville is now accepting applications from citizens, 18 years of age or older and residing within the City limits of Roseville, interested in serving on the Senior Commission.|
|New Roseville Police Chief Jim Maccoun will be sworn-in at 3 p.m., Thursday, August 17 at the Roseville Theater in Downtown Roseville.|
Maccoun was named Roseville Police Chief by Roseville on July 26, 2017 by City Manager Rob Jensen replacing Police Chief Daniel Hahn who was named Sacramento Police Chief.
|Episode 3 of our new city podcast Roseville Connections, with Roseville Public Works Director Rhon Herndon, is now available. |
In the podcast, Herndon discusses the services provided by Roseville Public Works, how those services are paid for and what services are truly discretionary.
|Updated 8/8/17: Construction is underway through October 2017 to widen Woodcreek Oaks Boulevard into the median, from Horncastle Avenue to just north of Pleasant Grove Boulevard. Typical working hours are weekdays, 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. |
|Environmental Utilities launched Sustain the Gains, a landscape makeovercontest designed to encourage continued efficient water use. Thewinning Roseville water customer will have their front yard re-imaginedand transformed into a low-water-use landscape. |
If you missed the latest Community Priorities Advisory Committee (CPAC) meeting, you can watch every meeting here.The volunteer Community Priorities Advisory Committee was appointed by the Roseville City Council to bring together Roseville residents and businesses to assess specific general fund City services and programs, and provide policy level recommendations to prioritize what we value as a community.
|July 26, 2017—Roseville City Manager Rob Jensen announced today the appointment of Jim Maccoun as the city’s next police chief. Maccoun, who has served as Roseville’s assistant police chief since 2014, will assume leadership of the Roseville Police Department in mid-August. He succeeds Daniel Hahn, who is leaving Roseville around that time to become the next chief of police for the City of Sacramento.|
|Episode 2 of our new city podcast Roseville Connections, with Roseville's Chief Financial Officer Jay Panzica, is now available. |
In the podcast, Panzica discusses the city's budget challenges in the years ahead, the circumstances behind the situation, the impact of the changing economy to Roseville's revenue and possible solutions.
|Free admission, guided tours (10am and 1pm), and a day full of children’s activities at Maidu Museum & Historic Site as part of the 13th Annual Smithsonian Museum Day Live event on Saturday, September 23, 9am-4pm.|
|Pedestrian curb ramps at several locations around Roseville will be upgraded beginning in August to increase accessibility and meet current federal Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) regulations.|
|You have a new way to learn about what is happening with your city. |
We are beginning City of Roseville Connections, a podcast series offering insights about trends, policies, and other factors affecting the operations and services the City of Roseville provides to the community.
In the first edition, Roseville City Manager Rob Jensen discusses the pressures on revenues and expenses of the City's half-billion dollar budget, what the City has done to address these challenges and what lies ahead.
|Recently Roseville Police officers began carrying naloxone, a life-saving drug for people suffering from an overdose of opioid drugs. The Roseville Police Department received the naloxone kits through a partnership with the Placer Nevada County Medical Society as part of a $50,000 grant from the California Health Care Foundation. |
|Maidu Museum & Historic Site, Roseville Utility Exploration Center and all three Roseville Public Library locations begin new hours on July 1, 2017.|
|June 28, 2017 - From City Manager Rob Jensen: Today you will be hearing in news reports that the City of Sacramento has made a conditional offer to our Police Chief Daniel Hahn, to be its next police chief. The official announcement will come following the completion of a background check that is mandatory for law enforcement personnel. This could take up to four weeks to finalize. |
I want to take this opportunity to thank Chief Hahn for the outstanding leadership he has provided in the six years he has served our city. During his tenure and with fantastic team work of the Roseville PD, our crime rates for violent and property crimes hit a 20-year low, and Roseville was named 21st safest city in the nation.
|According to the California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA), an invasive insect known as the Asian Citrus Psyllid has been found in Roseville. Asian Citrus Psyllid, or ACP is a serious pest of citrus because it vectors a bacteria that is 100% fatal to citrus trees. |
As a result of this detection, CDFA is placing a significant portion of the City of Roseville, as well as portions of Rocklin, Lincoln, North Highlands, Citrus Heights, and unincorporated Placer County under quarantine.
|The Roseville City Council approved the City's operating budget for Fiscal Year 2017-2018 at its June 22, 2017 meeting. The $507 million citywide budget includes the City’s General Fund departments, Roseville Electric Utility, Water Utility, Wastewater Utility and Solid Waste Utility. |
The General Fund portion is $137 million. The General Fund, which receives approximately 60 percent of its revenue from a portion of sales and property taxes collected in the city, funds services including public safety, public works, parks, recreation, and libraries.
|Have you ever wondered how many parks, manholes, or address points are within the City? This data, and much more, exists within the City's Geographic Information System (GIS). |
The City uses this system to capture, store, analyze, manage and present geographic data and now we are making it easier for citizens to do the same by including GIS datasets on the City's Open Data Portal.
|Representatives from the City of Roseville and Roseville Fire Fighters Union (RFF) continue to meet to come to an agreement on proposed changes to fire operations.|
The City has received a number of comments regarding the proposed changes, some of which are based on misinformation. We welcome your comments.
In an effort to provide complete information, we thought it important to present the following and answer your questions.
Why are you proposing to go from 4 to 3 staffing levels on fire ladder trucks?
|Roseville Electric Utility was recognized in March as being among the safest community-owned utilities in the northwest. Roseville Electric Utility was ranked 3rd behind Pend Oreille Public Utility District in Washington and Homer Electric Association in Alaska. |
“Safety is paramount at Roseville Electric Utility,” said Utility Director Michelle Bertolino. “Our low injury rate demonstrates our employees are committed to working safely. Creating and maintaining a safe work environment goes hand in hand with providing highly reliability energy.”
|Lennar Homes is offering affordable homes at a Lennar community in West Roseville, with down payment assistance through the City of Roseville. A total of 4 middle income homes will be sold to income qualified households. Each affordable home has 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, a 2 bay garage and 1,438 sq. ft. of living space.|