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Posted on: September 1, 2021

Screen on the Green Returns - September 24 & October 1

Screen on the Green 2021

We're proud to announce that Screen on the Green is back and this year there will be two nights and two locations to enjoy a movie under the stars!

Join us for Disney's Soul on Friday, September 24th at Oak Meadow Park and again on Friday, October 1st at the Civic Center Lawn for the classic film, Hocus Pocus. Visit www.LosGatosCA.gov/SOG for more information.

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Posted on: September 21, 2021

Shannon Road Pedestrian & Bikeway Improvement Project - Second Community Meeting September 29

Please join us for the second Shannon Road Pedestrian & Bikeway Improvement Project community meeting to view the latest design for the new pedestrian and bicycle connection scheduled for September 29 at 6:00 p.m.

Based on the feedback received at the first meeting, Town staff developed an alternate (third) design concept to share with the community at the second community meeting. 

Community input is key to the success of the project! Visit www.losgatosca....

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Posted on: September 16, 2021

Local Power Shutdowns for the Utility Undergrounding on Los Gatos Boulevard September 18 - 29

As part of the Utility Undergrounding (Rule 20A) project on Los Gatos Boulevard, PG&E will start a series of controlled local power shutdowns starting Saturday, September 18.

PG&E will switch the power supply from existing overhead lines/equipment to the new underground infrastructure for all businesses and facilities that either face or receive electricity feed from Los Gatos Boulevard.  

Each localized power shut...

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Posted on: September 15, 2021

County Fire Launches New Product to Simplify Evacuations: Zonehaven - Attend a Free Webinar!

Zonehaven - Know your zone

In the event of a wildfire or public safety emergency, fire department and law enforcement agencies will issue evacuation orders and other protective actions for impacted areas. Zonehaven is a web-based platform that provides real-time evacuation updates.

Zonehaven makes evacuations easy to understand, allowing you to determine evacuation status for your community, your neighborhood, and each individual address. The Santa Clara County Fire Department is offering a series of free webinars to learn more, cov...

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Posted on: September 15, 2021

Survey Work Near Blossom Hill Road Continues Through End of September

A professional survey crew from BKF Engineers started the site survey work in early September. The crew will return the week of September 20 to continue the survey intermittently through the end of September.

The location is near Blossom Hill Road between Roberts Road West and Roberts Road East. The crew will conduct the survey work on the sidewalk and adjacent areas, and will not be taking lanes or doing any work in the roadway. The work hours are between 8:3...

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

Resurfacing Work Along Winchester Boulevard - September & October

The Town’s street repair and resurfacing work continues to move forward on numerous Town roadways including Winchester Boulevard.

The Town’s contractor has completed crack sealing of pavement on Winchester Boulevard between Blossom Hill Road and Albright Way.  The next steps include the application of rubber cape seal (rubber chip seal with slurry seal) and the installation...

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Posted on: September 2, 2021

Request for Proposals: Professional Auditing Services

The Town seeks proposals from qualified firms of certified public accountants for professional auditing services.

Apply by October 8, 2021 at 5:00 p.m..

For more information, visit www.losgatosca.gov/2433/RFPRFQ

Posted on: August 17, 2021

Commercial Cannabis Survey

What are your thoughts regarding potential commercial cannabis businesses in the Town of Los Gatos?

The Town values your feedback! 

Please take 5 minutes to share your thoughts by October 22, 2021 at: www.surveymonkey.com/r/LGCannabis

For more information, please visit www.LosGatosCA.gov/Cannabis.

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Posted on: August 20, 2021

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Self-Evaluation and Transition Plan Survey

In keeping with its ongoing efforts to be inclusive and to serve all members of the community, the Town of Los Gatos is updating its Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Self-Evaluation and Transition Plan.

The intent of the plan is to identify challenges and barriers for persons with disabilities in accessing Town programs/services/activities, and establishing a comprehensive and feasible transition plan to address issues identified.  

The Town is c...

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Posted on: July 1, 2021

Draft 2040 General Plan Available for Community Review and Feedback

There is still time to share your thoughts regarding the Draft 2040 General Plan!

Visit www.LosGatos2040.com and find the following:

  • Newsletter with Key Proposed Changes
  • Draft 2040 General Plan
  • Draft 2040 General Plan Environmental Impact Report
  • June 29, 2021 Community Meeting Recording
  • Comment Form

Some of the key proposed changes include:

  • N...
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Posted on: August 31, 2021

Santa Clara County 2021 Redistricting

Every ten years, U.S. Census data is used to redraw the County of Santa Clara’s supervisorial district boundaries.

The Board of Supervisors established the 2021 Advisory Redistricting Commission to ensure robust community participation in the redistricting process. Communities that share common interests, cultural ties, or other social and economic similarities are th...

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Posted on: August 4, 2021

Kitchen Pail Disbursement for Food Scraps

Kitchen Pail Distribution

New California legislation (SB 1383) mandates that we lower our total methane emissions by reducing the amount of food waste we send to landfill. The Town is doing its part to protect the environment by implementing a new food scraps recycling program.

In the Fall of 2021, West Valley Collection and Recycling will deliver complimentary kitchen pails to your home. You can place your food scraps in your kitchen pail during the week and then transfer the contents to your green container on collection day. ...

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Posted on: July 12, 2021

Be Drought Ready!

On June 9, 2021, Valley Water's Board of Directors adopted Resolution 21-86 declaring an emergency water shortage, and calling for water savings of 15% compared to 2019 usage.

For current drought information, Town water savings measures, residential and commercial water savings tips, Valley Water rebates, interactive tools, and additional resources, visit the Town's #DroughtReadyLG webpage at: www.losgatosca.g...

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Posted on: July 27, 2021

Construction on Los Gatos Blvd (Between Lark Ave & Walker St) Through November

The North 40 development continues with the ongoing construction of off-site public improvements on both Los Gatos Boulevard and Lark Avenue, along with the associated construction of the residential units and Market Hall parking garage.

As of July 26th, construction of the center median on Los Gatos Boulevard between Lark Avenue and Walker Street has commenced.  

The work is expected to continue through the month of November. 

Message boards were placed to inform motorist...

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Posted on: July 15, 2021

The Town Launches New Independent Police Auditor Function

The Town remains committed to providing exceptional Police services to the Los Gatos and Monte Sereno communities and ensuring that everyone feels safe. The Town is also dedicated to reviewing complaints in an objective, fair, and transparent manner.

What has changed with the launch of the new Independent Police Auditor function?

  • Police complaints will be submitted directly to the Clerk Department and facilitated by the Town Attorney.
  • A  rotating panel of independent investigators will be revie...
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Posted on: March 19, 2021

See Something, Say Something!

Public safety is a top priority for the Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Department and we encourage all citizens to report when you see a crime or suspicious activity.

It is easy and confidential to report.

By phone: (408) 354-8600

Online: https://www.losgatosca.gov/602/Online-Reporting-and-Requests

By Email: Police@losgatosca.gov

Please remember that posting information on the Police Department's social m...

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Posted on: March 19, 2021

Santa Clara County Mobile Crisis Response Team

The County Mobile Crisis Response Team (MCRT) is an important resource available to those having mental health emergencies.

This program bridges law enforcement and social services to address crisis situations.  The MCRT collaborates with law enforcement agencies in the County, including the Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Department. The community can also reach out to...

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Posted on: January 13, 2021

Santa Clara County COVID-19 Vaccine Information

COVID-19 vaccination is a critical tool to bring the pandemic under control.

For information on Santa Clara County’s plans regarding vaccines, visit www.sccfreevax.org.

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