Please submit your nominees for the 2018 Community Service Awards!!! The City of Woodland City Council annually presents Community Service Awards, the City's highest honor, to select individuals with a distinguished record of public service to the Woodland community. Nominate someone you know today! 2018 Community Service Awards Suggested Candidate Form
The City of Woodland, along with several community partners, is launching its “Commit2Fit” 30-Day Fitness Challenge beginning November 1. Commit2Fit is an opportunity to have fun, be active, and win prizes, and it is simple and fun. This free program is available to anybody who works, plays, or lives in Woodland.
Community Choice Energy (CCE) allows local governments to purchase and develop power on behalf of their residents, businesses, and public facilities to provide electricity with high renewable energy content at competitive rates. In June 2017, the City of Woodland joined the City of Davis and Yolo County as a member of the Valley Clean Energy Alliance (VCEA) joint powers agency. VCEA is a municipal, not-for-profit electricity provider with the mission of delivering cost-competitive clean electricity, product choice, price stability, energy efficiency, and greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reductions. Much public outreach will precede the CCE program launch, which is anticipated to occur by summer 2018.
The Yolo County District Attorney's Office in partnership with all local law enforcement to host Citizens Academy 2017. This course is designed to educate the public and improve relationships between the diverse communities and the Yolo County Justice System.
Safely dispose of unneeded medications in the new medication disposal kiosk at the Woodland Police Department (1000 Lincoln Avenue). The kiosk is located in the Police Department lobby, which is open to the public Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The following items may be disposed of in the kiosk:
The kiosk is sponsored by Yolo County in an effort to prevent improper disposal and unauthorized use of pharmaceuticals.
This week, city staff received Caltrans and Federal authorization to proceed with construction on the Kentucky Avenue Project. Staff is finalizing the project documents for bid advertisement late September/early October with bid opening anticipated in November. Construction of public utility improvements and private utility relocations are anticipated to begin by November 2016 with the roadway widening and reconstruction work to begin in spring 2017. The project is estimated to be complete by December 2018. More information is available by clicking here.
In its continual endeavor to provide better service to the residents of the City of Woodland, the Woodland Public Safety Department has created the SNAP Program. The Special Needs Alert Program (SNAP), assists First Responders (Police and Fire) to be more responsive during emergencies to residents of the City of Woodland with special needs.
The Woodland Police Department is pleased to present their 2015 Annual Report.
The Woodland Economic Index and Woodland Business Confidence Survey are now accessable through the Woodland Chamber of Commerce website. The Woodland Economic Index shows how the local economy has been performing based on real, local data. The Woodland Business Confidence Survey has shown a strong level of optimism among business leaders in the community. Click "READ MORE" for detailed instruction on accessing the reports or click here to view the combined reports in pdf format.
The City of Woodland is proud to support the nonprofit organization, Yolo Conflict Resolution Center (YCRC). YCRC recently opened an office in Woodland, Casa del Sol Community Building, 709 East Street. This organization provides affordable mediation, facilitation, restorative justice, and conflict resolution education services through volunteer community members. Additional information on YCRC and its services is available at www.yolocrc.org or by calling at (530) 564-2324.
The first ever Get Your Business Online workshop hosted by The City of Woodland and Woodland Chamber of Commerce to be held Tuesday, November 3 at the Woodland Community Center. There will be two sessions: from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. followed by 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Woodland Community Center, located at 2001 East Street, Woodland, Ca 95776. This event serves as a way to help local businesses increase their presence online.
The Annual Business Walk will take place on Thursday, September 24, 2015, between 8:30am and 1:00pm starting at the Woodland Community and Senior Center, 2001 East Street. Register on-line for this informative event at metrochamber.org/events. For more information contact Megan Laney at (530) 661-5922 or email@example.com.
When: April 23, 2015
Time: 8:45 am to 3:00 pm
Location: Yolo County Housing, 147 W. Main Street, Woodland
Registration is free and includes morning refreshments, lunch and conference materials. Register online at http://goo.gl/forms/fMzU06UOVf or by calling Legal Services of Northern California at (530) 662-1065.
May 2, 2015 is the Cycle de Mayo Benefit Bike Ride! Get out there and ride! Tickets can be purchased at http://cycledemayo15.brownpapertickets.com/. For more information please contact Maria Contreras at 530-753-1125 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The City is accepting applications for the following voluntary City Boards and Commissions and Advisory Committees:
Board of Building Appeals
Commission on Aging
Parks and Recreation Commission
Traffic Safety Commission
Water Utilities Advisory Committee (WUAC)
Applications and additional information can be obtained at City Hall or on the City’s website, cityofwoodland.org. You can also contact Ana Gonzalez, City Clerk, by e-mail at email@example.com or by phone at (530) 661-5806.
Daylight savings ends on Sunday, November 2. Turn back your clocks and change your smoke detector batteries!
Notice is hereby given that the City of Woodland encourages Woodland residents to apply for positions on City Boards and Commissions. Applications are available on the City’s website at cityofwoodland.org or by contacting the City Clerk at (530) 661-5806 or firstname.lastname@example.org.