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by Issa
Tue Jun 06, 2017 10:23 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Traffic Impacts Wednesday
Replies: 0
Views: 167

Traffic Impacts Wednesday

There are a few celebrations that will impact traffic around the schools tomorrow, Wednesday, June 7th. American Canyon Middle School graduates and their ceremony begins at 9:45 am. American Canyon High School’s graduation is also tomorrow, and begins at 4 pm. Expect heavier than usual traffic on su...
by Issa
Thu Jun 01, 2017 7:47 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Residential Burglaries
Replies: 0
Views: 142

Residential Burglaries

La Vigne has been a target of vehicle burglaries and residential burglaries over the past weeks. Please be alert to any suspicious activity in your neighborhood and report to ACPD immediately. (707-253-4451) Please do not leave any valuables in your vehicle that can be targeted by thieves. In at lea...
by Issa
Sat May 13, 2017 4:38 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Stay Informed
Replies: 0
Views: 186

Stay Informed

Did you know twice per month, the City Manager sends out a newsletter to help keep the community up-to-date on important news and events?

Visit http://www.cityofamericancanyon.org/citymanagerupdates for the latest news and to sign up.
by Issa
Sat May 13, 2017 4:37 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: We are kicking off our 2017 Farmers’ Market season!
Replies: 0
Views: 186

We are kicking off our 2017 Farmers’ Market season!

The Farmers' Market Season Kick-off Day will be Sunday, May 7th from 9 AM to 1 PM in the Phillip West Aquatic Center parking lot at 100 Benton Way in American Canyon. It will be a great day in American Canyon with fresh fruits and vegetables, live music, fun activities and community. The first shopp...
by Issa
Sat May 13, 2017 4:36 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Annual Community Wide Yard Sale - June 2, 3 & 4
Replies: 0
Views: 220

Annual Community Wide Yard Sale - June 2, 3 & 4

Each year the City organizes a three day Community Wide Yard Sale the first weekend after Memorial Day. In 2016, 115 families hosted yard sales in town! It's a great way to clean out your closet, garage and side yard. It's also a perfect fundraising opportunity for your group or organization. This y...
by Issa
Sat Mar 04, 2017 5:42 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Citizens Academy - Spring Session
Replies: 0
Views: 253

Citizens Academy - Spring Session

Thursdays, March 30th - May 18th 6:00 - 9:00 PM / Participation is Free The next Citizens Academy is right around the corner. The mission of the program is to help develop future community leaders and build a better community by creating well-informed and engaged residents. Classes will help partici...
by Issa
Sat Mar 04, 2017 5:41 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Neighborhood Watch
Replies: 0
Views: 237

Neighborhood Watch

You are invited to sign up for Neighborhood Watch in your neighborhood. Neighborhood Watch is a crime prevention program that enlists the participation of residents in cooperation with law enforcement to reduce crime. A sense of well-being is established by watching out for each other. The Neighborh...
by Issa
Wed Feb 08, 2017 10:13 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: American Canyon Farmers' Market is under new management!
Replies: 0
Views: 297

American Canyon Farmers' Market is under new management!

Please help welcome the Napa Farmers Market as managers of the American Canyon Farmers' Market for 2017. They have many ideas and plans to make this year great! Mark your calendars, the market opens on May 7, 2017. In preparation for a great season of fresh fruits, veggies, & more, they're looki...
by Issa
Wed Feb 08, 2017 10:12 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: More Rain Thursday
Replies: 0
Views: 269

More Rain Thursday

More rain is expected Thursday! The heaviest amounts are expected during the work day. Things should taper off by the evening hours. Total precipitation could be 2 to 4-inches. Gusty winds up 30 mph will be possible. Potential impacts include flooding, downed trees, power outages, and mudslides with...
by Issa
Mon Feb 06, 2017 6:38 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Heavy Rain Tonight and Tomorrow
Replies: 0
Views: 215

Heavy Rain Tonight and Tomorrow

Heavy rain and wind is in the forecast! 2+ inches is possible overnight and tomorrow. City crews were out today making preparations. The self-service sandbag station is available next to City Hall. Just like the previous storms, this one could cause localized roadway flooding - especially on Highway...
by Issa
Sat Jan 21, 2017 6:47 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Newell Open Space is currently CLOSED
Replies: 0
Views: 153

Newell Open Space is currently CLOSED

Newell Open Space is CLOSED! We expect that it will take several weeks to dry out. As happy as we are to see so much rain in American Canyon, unfortunately we will not be able to hold our upcoming Creatures of the Night Hike this weekend. Please contact staff at 707-648-7275 for more information. Ad...
by Issa
Sat Jan 21, 2017 6:46 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Lots of rain tonight and Sunday
Replies: 0
Views: 160

Lots of rain tonight and Sunday

Another big storm is on its way tonight lasting through Sunday. Weather service forecasts 2 inches of rain for our area with sustained 30+ mph winds, gusts up to 40. Locations that experienced flooding with the last storm could experience them again tonight. City crews will be on standby, ready to h...
by Issa
Tue Jan 10, 2017 6:09 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Power Outage South American Canyon
Replies: 0
Views: 140

Power Outage South American Canyon

The power is out in and around the Safeway Plaza area and the traffic light at Mini Drive is not working. Avoid the area if possible. PG&E and Caltrans are in route.

Community Outreach Manager Deanna Parness, City of American Canyon.
by Issa
Fri Dec 16, 2016 10:43 am
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Community Emergency Response Team - FREE Training begins January 24, 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 217

Community Emergency Response Team - FREE Training begins January 24, 2017

If we had a major earthquake right now would you know what to do? Would you know how to provide first aid to a loved one, rescue someone, or get drinking water? Are you ready to have your life disrupted and not have any help for 24 to 72 hours? If the answer to any of those questions is "no&quo...
by Issa
Fri Dec 16, 2016 10:26 am
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Sandbag Station
Replies: 0
Views: 187

Sandbag Station

A self-serve sandbag station is currently open at the Corp Yard located at 205 Wetlands Edge at the end of American Canyon Road. Bags and Sand are provided, please bring your own shovel and gloves. We can be reached at 647-4550. -Administrative Assistant, Public Works Becky Hendryx, City of American...
by Issa
Sun Oct 02, 2016 11:24 am
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Traffic Safety concerns
Replies: 0
Views: 335

Traffic Safety concerns

Over and over again we have heard from the community that you value American Canyon as a safe place to raise your family, and we work hard to keep it that way. And with the large volumes of cars traveling in and through American Canyon each day, we take seriously your concerns about traffic safety. ...
by Issa
Sat Sep 10, 2016 6:39 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: 9/11 Remembrance and Memorial Dedication Ceremony
Replies: 0
Views: 295

9/11 Remembrance and Memorial Dedication Ceremony

Sunday, September 11, 2016 1:00 -2:00 pm Public Safety Facility 911 Donaldson Way East American Canyon, CA 94503 Featuring Speakers: Lee Shaw, Senior Chaplain, Law Enforcement/Fire Mayor Leon Garcia Sergeant A.J. Frankel # S-29, Berkeley Police Department Gordon Huether Music provided by the United ...
by Issa
Sat Aug 20, 2016 2:20 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Back to school!
Replies: 0
Views: 318

Back to school!

As many of you know, and I suspect many of you are really looking forward to - school starts tomorrow! Parents are learning or remembering how to safely drop off their children and the excited children need to be reminded to watch out for cars. There are a few minor changes near Canyon Oaks to watch...
by Issa
Sat Aug 20, 2016 2:19 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Farmers Market this Sunday - Celebrate Seniors
Replies: 0
Views: 241

Farmers Market this Sunday - Celebrate Seniors

Sunday is National Seniors Day! We celebrate our seniors at the market with all kinds of special activities and $10 in market money for the first 25 seniors (60+) to check in at the City table. Join us at 100 Benton Way, 9 AM - 1 PM. More information about specific activities can be found at http://...
by Issa
Sat Aug 06, 2016 9:32 am
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: PG&E work
Replies: 0
Views: 235

PG&E work

Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) will be performing pipeline testing on Flosden Road, Newell Drive, Napa Junction Road, Watson Lane and South Kelly Road in American Canyon beginning mid-August until mid-October. This work may affect traffic in the areas (lane closures, traffic control, et...
by Issa
Thu Jun 02, 2016 8:15 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Summer Citizens Academy
Replies: 0
Views: 417

Summer Citizens Academy

Want to try something new this summer? How about joining us for a Special Summer Edition of the Citizens Academy? One evening a week for eight weeks. Get an inside look at how we treat and distribute your water, where the waste goes when you flush, how parks are built and managed, and how we finance...
by Issa
Thu Jun 02, 2016 8:14 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: COMMUNITY YARD SALE WEEKEND IS HERE!
Replies: 0
Views: 331

COMMUNITY YARD SALE WEEKEND IS HERE!

A record setting 115 households/groups registered to hold yard sales this weekend. That is a lot of shopping! Maps for each day (Friday, Saturday & Sunday) along with a list of items up for sale are available on our website at www/CityofAmericanCanyon.org/CommunityYardSale or paper copies can be...
by Issa
Sat Apr 30, 2016 12:03 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Farmers' Market This Weekend!
Replies: 0
Views: 343

Farmers' Market This Weekend!

Mark your calendars! The Grand Opening of our very own Farmers' Market will be this Sunday, May 1st from 10 am - 2 pm. The market will be held in the parking lot next to the Phillip West Aquatics Center, 100 Benton Way. For more information check our website at http://www.cityofamericancanyon.org/fa...
by Issa
Sat Apr 30, 2016 12:02 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Drug Take Back Day
Replies: 0
Views: 254

Drug Take Back Day

On April 30, 2016, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the American Canyon Police Department, Napa Sheriff’s Office and the Town of Yountville Police Department are participating in the Drug Enforcement Administration’s “Drug Take Back Day”. This event is an opportunity to prevent pill abuse, theft and pollution...
by Issa
Sun Mar 06, 2016 8:48 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Street Sweeping
Replies: 0
Views: 305

Street Sweeping

The streets in American Canyon are swept by Recology every other week on the day after your garbage pickup. Sweeping not only makes your neighborhood look nice, but it serves an important purpose, too. The sweeper removes oil, trans and weeds that can damage the asphalt and drain into our wetlands. ...
by Issa
Sun Mar 06, 2016 8:47 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Seeking Gardens for 2016 Tour
Replies: 0
Views: 248

Seeking Gardens for 2016 Tour

Is your garden inspiring and beautiful? Does it include any bay-friendly qualities such as water wise plants and irrigation, rainwater harvesting, permeable walkways, lawn alternatives, creative use of natural and found materials, and more? The Napa Valley Resource Conservation District and the Mast...
by Issa
Sat Jan 30, 2016 5:10 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Please Join Us - State of the City
Replies: 0
Views: 261

Please Join Us - State of the City

The American Canyon Chamber of Commerce will host our Annual State of the City Breakfast on February 4th and we would love for you to join us. This event is a great opportunity to hear about the City's accomplishments in 2015 and plans for 2016. Come talk with us about water, parks, streets, the cou...
by Issa
Sun Jan 17, 2016 9:33 am
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: More Rain on the Way
Replies: 0
Views: 317

More Rain on the Way

Another storm is on the way later today - 2 inches of rain is possible. While this may cause localized nuisance ponding in the roadway, it is not expected to cause any creek flooding. Our sand bag operation is located in the field next to City Hall - it is self-service and free of charge. City crews...
by Issa
Tue Jan 12, 2016 10:05 am
Forum: General
Topic: FREE CONCERT AT THE JFK LIBRARY
Replies: 0
Views: 267

FREE CONCERT AT THE JFK LIBRARY

Solano County Library 1150 Kentucky Street Fairfield, CA 94533 1-866-572-7587 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Sabine Salek, slsalek@solanocounty.com, 707-553-5092 January 6, 2016 DALT WILLIAMS QUARTET: FREE CONCERT AT THE JFK LIBRARY The Dalt Williams Quartet and vocalist Marcella Hooks will appear a...
by Issa
Tue Jan 12, 2016 10:04 am
Forum: General
Topic: Street Sweeping
Replies: 0
Views: 257

Street Sweeping

The streets in American Canyon are swept by Recology every other week on the day after your garbage pickup. Sweeping not only makes your neighborhood look nice, but it serves an important purpose, too. The sweeper removes oil, trans and weeds that can damage the asphalt and drain into our wetlands. ...
by Issa
Sat Nov 28, 2015 11:23 am
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Unpleasant Odors Near the Wetlands
Replies: 0
Views: 311

Unpleasant Odors Near the Wetlands

We have received reports of unpleasant odor on the west side of town. In response, staff contacted the Bay Area Air Quality Management District and they too have received similar reports from other cities that are adjacent to wetland areas. These wetlands have mud-flats which are normally anaerobic ...
by Issa
Sat Nov 28, 2015 11:19 am
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Watson Ranch Community Meeting
Replies: 0
Views: 304

Watson Ranch Community Meeting

Watson Ranch Community Meeting
Monday, December 7th at 6:30 PM
Canyon Oaks Elementary School
by Issa
Mon Oct 19, 2015 9:06 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Cameras and antennas
Replies: 0
Views: 383

Cameras and antennas

I see several questions about the cameras that have appeared on corners around town (see attached photo). The Napa County Transportation Planning Agency is conducting countywide pedestrian counts. These cameras are simply counting pedestrians so we can find out how many people walk rather than drive...
by Issa
Sat Oct 10, 2015 10:19 am
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Drug Take Back Day
Replies: 0
Views: 570

Drug Take Back Day

If you missed Drug Take Back Day, you don’t have to wait until next year to safely dispose of your medications. We now have a collection bin in the lobby of the public safety building, 911 Donaldson Way East. Bring your unused or expired prescription medications that are lying around to the police d...
by Issa
Sat Oct 10, 2015 10:18 am
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: City Manager Q&A Forum ("Stump the City Manager")
Replies: 0
Views: 464

City Manager Q&A Forum ("Stump the City Manager")

Don't forget, I'll be here on Sunday, October 11th from 1:30 - 2:30 PM ready to answer your questions related to City policies and practices. Watch for my post at 1:30 PM inviting questions and simply post your questions as responses to my invitation. In order for this to work, you will need to be s...
by Issa
Sat Oct 03, 2015 9:57 am
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Water taste and odor
Replies: 0
Views: 541

Water taste and odor

We have heard from a few residents about changes in water taste and odor. This is a problem that has recently impacted many water agencies in the area and is a result of prolonged heat and low water levels from the drought. The water quality exceeds all state and federal standards - it is perfectly ...
by Issa
Sat Oct 03, 2015 9:55 am
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Plastic Bag Ban - Effective 1/1/2016
Replies: 0
Views: 485

Plastic Bag Ban - Effective 1/1/2016

Sounds like a little confusion exists in the community! Please note - the plastic bag ban is not effective until January 1, 2016

Deanna Parness, City of American Canyon
by Issa
Sat Oct 03, 2015 9:54 am
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Mail thieves, again.
Replies: 0
Views: 505

Mail thieves, again.

Mail thieves struck again, Wednesday afternoon and Thursday morning. The areas hit include Entrada Circle, Ford Drive and Huntington Way. A resident on Huntington Way saw two white females prying on the back of a community mailbox at 6:30 this morning (October 1st). The women drove off in a 90’s, wh...
by Issa
Thu Sep 10, 2015 8:58 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: 9/11 Memorial Ceremony
Replies: 0
Views: 567

9/11 Memorial Ceremony

Please join us in commemorating 9/11/01 tomorrow at the Public Safety Facility -911 Donaldson Way East, American Canyon. The ceremony will commence at 4:00 pm.
Thank You,
Glen E. Weeks, Fire Chief
by Issa
Wed Sep 09, 2015 8:12 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Mailbox Thefts
Replies: 0
Views: 517

Mailbox Thefts

Officers have been investigating several mail thefts that have occurred in American Canyon over the past months. The officers discovered that some personal checks that had been stolen from a mail box in American Canyon had been cashed at Target stores in Vallejo and Fairfield, and at a Raley’s in Su...
by Issa
Sun Aug 30, 2015 1:25 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Wine Walk in Downtown Benicia. 9/26
Replies: 0
Views: 530

Wine Walk in Downtown Benicia. 9/26

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sip, Walk, and Shop! Wine Walk in Downtown Benicia BENICIA, CA. (August 28, 2015) – On Saturday, September 26th from 1:00pm-5:00pm, Benicia Main Street celebrates the fall season with a Wine Walk in Downtown Benicia. Twenty-two downtown businesses will pour a different wine at ...
by Issa
Sun Aug 23, 2015 4:11 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: School Traffic at ACHS
Replies: 0
Views: 545

School Traffic at ACHS

It’s that time of year again! With school back in session, we are experiencing an increase in traffic congestion all around town, especially around schools during the drop-off and pick-up times. Please remember to slow down and drive with care around schools. We know the conditions around ACHS are w...
by Issa
Mon Aug 03, 2015 5:09 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Water Use Restrictions
Replies: 0
Views: 503

Water Use Restrictions

With the warmer weather, we need to get the most out of every drop of water! Remember that water restrictions are in place to help us be as efficient as possible. Landscape irrigation with sprinklers is only allowed between the hours of 8 p.m. and 8 a.m. for the west side of Highway 29 on Mondays an...
by Issa
Mon Aug 03, 2015 5:06 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: National Night Out
Replies: 0
Views: 516

National Night Out

National Night Out is right around the corner. This event is all about strengthening our community, getting to know each other and building partnerships (and it's fun). So far we have 26 block parties registered! Contact Officer Woolworth to register your party, 707-551-0605 / ryan.woolworth@countyo...
by Issa
Thu Jul 02, 2015 11:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Safety Reminders for July 4th
Replies: 0
Views: 909

Safety Reminders for July 4th

Tracey Stuart, City of American Canyon AGENCY As we prepare to celebrate our nation's independence, the American Canyon Police Officers want to remind you to leave the fireworks to the professionals! Please don’t ruin your good time by getting in trouble for possessing or discharging fireworks. Even...
by Issa
Sun May 31, 2015 12:16 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: American Canyon Library June Events
Replies: 0
Views: 746

American Canyon Library June Events

The American Canyon Library has several fun events coming up this Summer that I wanted to send a short email about. As you may know, The Napa County Libraries summer reading program is now in full swing! Our 'Read to the Rhythm' summer reading program is open to patrons of all ages and offers some r...
by Issa
Sun May 31, 2015 12:14 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Farmers Market in American Canyon
Replies: 0
Views: 631

Farmers Market in American Canyon

As promised, here is an update on the Farmers Market Survey and recent Grant Application. As many of you know, we recently conducted a survey to help us complete a grant application with the United States Department of Agriculture. If the grant process is successful a Farmers Market will begin in Am...
by Issa
Sun May 31, 2015 12:12 pm
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Electronic Recycling Event
Replies: 0
Views: 663

Electronic Recycling Event

On Sunday (today), from noon to 4 PM, the Corp Yard (205 Wetlands Edge Road) will be open for City of American Canyon residents (ID required) to drop off reusable items for donation, safely dispose of pharmaceuticals & sharps, and get rid of clutter or e-waste. If you miss it, don't worry, you c...
by Issa
Sun May 03, 2015 9:06 am
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: Friends of the American Canyon Library Book Donations
Replies: 0
Views: 625

Friends of the American Canyon Library Book Donations

Would appreciate donated books for our book sales. Leave at Library or call Edna 552-4205 for pickup.

Non-profit status. Receipt available upon request.

Spanish language books wanted for migrant family camp library.
by Issa
Sun May 03, 2015 9:02 am
Forum: Classifieds, Announcements, Jobs & Events
Topic: American Canyon Library May Events
Replies: 0
Views: 595

American Canyon Library May Events

On May 5 at 6:30 pm, join the American Canyon Library as we feature Gary Beaudoin and his book Unbroken Web. Unbroken Web is about the cultural and artistic influences of Lucy and Ellen Begay, traditional mother and daughter of Navajo Weavers. Tapestries will be on hand for viewing. On May 9 at 12 p...

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