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Posted on: October 7, 2021

COVID-19 Guidelines for a Safe Halloween Celebration

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As Halloween approaches, Sacramento County has released updated COVID-19 guidelines and tips for celebrating safely. We encourage you to follow these guidelines to keep you and your loved ones safe while celebrating this fall! 

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Posted on: September 30, 2021

Volunteer Day: Come Garden With Your Local Community

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The City of Citrus Heights is hosting its annual Community Garden Day on Saturday, October 16, 2021 from 8:30 a.m. to noon at the corner of Greenback Lane and Park Oaks Drive. Led by Armando Velasquez, the City’s Maintenance and Construction Ins...

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Posted on: September 10, 2021

City of Citrus Heights Appoints New Chief of Police

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Citrus Heights Police Department’s Own Commander Alex Turcotte Promoted to Chief After 20 Years of Police Service

 

City Manager Chris Boyd today announced that Alex Turcotte will be appointed as the City of Citrus Heights’ next...

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Posted on: August 27, 2021

Special Planning Commission Meeting: Deep Dive into Draft Specific Plan & EIR for Sunrise Mall Site

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The City of Citrus Heights Continues to Solicit Community Feedback on the Sunrise Tomorrow Specific Plan

Community input has been at the forefront of the City’s Sunrise Tomorrow project: a Specific Plan to redevelop the 100-acre Sunrise Mall site...

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Posted on: August 19, 2021

Citrus Heights Chief of Police Ron Lawrence Announces New Job in Orange County

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Citrus Heights Police Chief Ron Lawrence today announced he will be taking a new position in Orange County, after serving Citrus Heights for five years. Lawrence’s last day with Citrus Heights will be on September 7, and City staff have begun the process ...

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Posted on: August 12, 2021

Sunrise Tomorrow Workshop: Watch the Recording

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Last week, the City of Citrus Heights hosted a virtual community workshop for Sunrise Tomorrow, the Specific Plan project to revitalize the 100-acre Sunrise Mall site! Watch the recording to learn about the Sunrise Tomorrow Specific Plan, which has been p...

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Posted on: May 26, 2021

Citrus Heights Receives First Half of American Recovery Plan Act (ARPA) Funding for COVID-19 Relief

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Treasury’s Guidelines for Spending Not Finalized, Finance Committee Meets for Preliminary Education 

The City of Citrus Heights received its first tranche of Federal ARPA funds for COVID-19 recovery on Wednesday, May 19, 2021 and staff met with th...

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Posted on: April 20, 2021

Citrus Heights Awarded Historic Amount of Grant Funding From SACOG

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Auburn Boulevard Complete Street Phase 2 and Old Auburn Road Complete Street Plans Receive Funding 

The City of Citrus Heights has been awarded a total of $11,115,000 in the 2020-2021 Sacramento Area Council of Governments (SACOG) competitive fund...

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Posted on: February 24, 2021

Arbor Day Foundation Names Citrus Heights Tree City USA

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For the third year in a row, the City of Citrus Heights has been named a “Tree City USA” by the Arbor Day Foundation, in honor of the City’s ongoing commitment to effective urban forest management. 

 

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Posted on: February 4, 2021

New: Citrus Heights Community Center Contactless Drive-Thru Package

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Due to the State’s guidelines for COVID-19 rental facility closures, the Citrus Heights Community Center remains closed publically for all in-house and in-person events. For this reason, the Community Center team has created a unique solution to...

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Posted on: August 17, 2020

Citrus Heights Launches FlashVote: An Easy Tool for Ongoing Civic Engagement

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The City of Citrus Heights has launched FlashVote, a third-party, scientific survey platform that makes civic engagement accessible and easy. City staff are asking residents to sign up for the platform and provide about a minute per month of time to weigh...

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Posted on: July 12, 2019

Citrus Heights to collaborate with Sunrise Mall owners on planning process to support development

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The City of Citrus Heights is taking charge of its own future and developing a plan for Sunrise Mall in order to keep up with rapid changes in the retail market. Last night, the Citrus Heights City Council voted to approve a General Plan amendment that su...

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