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Main Library renovation set to begin June 20, 2024

Posted on June 11, 2024

During the closure, library services will be expanded at other locations. SANTA ANA, Calif. – The City of Santa Ana is excited to announce the upcoming renovation of the Main Library, which is scheduled to begin on June 20, 2024. The Main Library will be open to the public until June 19, 2024, and is...
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City of Santa Ana moves to protect oldest neighborhoods from industrial pollution under historic environmental justice initiative

Posted on June 10, 2024

The Santa Ana City Council approved a moratorium on new industrial uses in affected areas. SANTA ANA, Calif. – The City of Santa Ana has suspended the permitting of new or expanded industrial activity near two of the City’s most historical neighborhoods that were built before zoning was a common practice. These historically disadvantaged neighborhoods...
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Done and Doing-May 2024

Posted on June 6, 2024

Welcome to our done/doing update for the City of Santa Ana website. This is a recap of what we’ve done from May 8, 2024 to June 6, 2024 and what we’re working on next. Done The WORKCenter has created a new Virtual Job board which makes it easy to apply and search for jobs. The...

Street closures and permitted events for June 6-12

Posted on June 6, 2024

Here are the locations of upcoming permitted events and road closures so you can plan accordingly. Please drive slowly and safely in construction zones and around crowded events. If a weather event occurs on the anticipated start date, the street closures for construction activity will be delayed until the weather clears. Friday, June 7 Memorial ...
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Community gears up for summer movies, concerts at Santa Ana parks

Posted on June 5, 2024

Family-friendly movies and concerts will be showcased from June 7 to August 8, 2024, at rotating parks throughout Santa Ana. SANTA ANA, Calif. – The Santa Ana Summer in the Park series is back! Everyone is invited to grab their lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy the season with a variety of outdoor entertainment. All...
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Intersection closure planned at 3rd and Bush streets June 10-28

Posted on June 5, 2024

Starting on Monday, June 10, there will be a full intersection closure at 3rd Street and Bush Street due to construction activities for the Downtown Santa Ana Flood Reduction and Stormwater Infiltration project.  The closure will be in place for 24 hours a day through June 28, 2024. Access to businesses will be maintained at...

New low-cost spay and neuter clinics offered at Santa Ana Zoo

Posted on June 5, 2024

Did you know that you can get your dogs and cats spayed and neutered for a discounted price? The City of Santa Ana has partnered with Healthcare & Emergency Animal Rescue Team (HEART) to bring low-cost mobile clinics to Santa Ana Zoo beginning June 24. Pets must be current on vaccinations. The discounted prices are...
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Mayor’s newsletter: June 2024

Posted on June 4, 2024

Sign up for my newsletter Official newsletter of Santa Ana Mayor Valerie Amezcua. Keeping the community informed about local events, City news, and resources. Dear Neighbors, I could not begin this month's Newsletter without honoring and celebrating our graduating class of 2024! As your Mayor, I am proud of all your hard work and dedication....
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Street closure at King St. and 10th St., June 5 -7

Posted on June 3, 2024

Starting on Wednesday, June 5, there will be a full street closure at King Street and 10th Street due to paving.  The closure will be 24 hours a day through Friday, June 7, 2024. Access to residences will be maintained at all times.  We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for understanding.

COSAS: City Manager’s Newsletter for May 31, 2024

Posted on May 31, 2024

In this edition of the COSAS newsletter, learn about the Main Library’s first major renovation in over 60 years, read about a new townhome development, and check out fun summer events and activities for adults, families and children, from our Summer Reading Program to adult basketball leagues and Brew at the Zoo! Subscribe to COSAS...

Rent Stabilization Newsletter – May 2024

Posted on May 30, 2024

News and Updates Sign up to receive important updates on the Rent Stabilization and Just Cause Eviction Ordinance by clicking the link below. Sign up to receive updates Website Updates Announcement We are excited to announce that the Rent Stabilization Division has recently updated our website to better serve you. The new features are designed...

Street closures and permitted events for May 30-June 5

Posted on May 30, 2024

Here are the locations of upcoming permitted events and road closures so you can plan accordingly. Please drive slowly and safely in construction zones and around crowded events. If a weather event occurs on the anticipated start date, the street closures for construction activity will be delayed until the weather clears. Updates: An additional closure...
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Ward 3 Newsletter: May 2024

Posted on May 30, 2024

May 2024 As the saying goes, “April showers bring May flowers.” Just as May brings the beauty of blooming flowers, it also brings the opportunity to recognize and celebrate the dedication of our public employees during Public Service Recognition Week. With this in mind, I extend my heartfelt gratitude to all our dedicated public employees...
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June 1-2 is Garage and Yard Sale Weekend in Santa Ana

Posted on May 29, 2024

Garage and yard sales are allowed at residential properties on the first full weekend of March, June, September and December. No permit is needed. Sales may only occur on Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. If you are a business or church, you must obtain a Land-use Certificate to conduct an outdoor...
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City of Santa Ana issues permits for new residential townhome community 717 Lyon

Posted on May 28, 2024

  SANTA ANA, Calif. – Over 50 new homeownership opportunities are coming to Santa Ana at the 717 Lyon townhome development that was issued building permits this month. The City of Santa Ana Planning and Building Agency issued permits on May 8, 2024, for nationally recognized Toll Brothers to begin construction on this new residential...
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Upcoming & current park sport fields closures through August 2, 2024

Posted on May 23, 2024

To effectively provide and sufficiently maintain City athletic fields, scheduled rotating field closures occur during the year for turf recovery, field maintenance, and overall improvements.  Understanding that our valued sports organizations desire optimum use of City athletic fields, the City coordinates the schedule with the various sports leagues to minimize the impact. The sport fields...
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Santa Ana Juneteenth Picnic to be celebrated on June 22

Posted on May 23, 2024

SANTA ANA, Calif. – The City of Santa Ana’s 2024 Juneteenth celebration will bring an exciting picnic atmosphere with family-friendly activities, live entertainment, delicious food vendors and more as we celebrate this holiday marking the end of slavery in the United States. The Santa Ana Juneteenth Picnic will take place on Saturday, June 22, 2024,...
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Memorial Park pool mural can be preserved in aquatics center project

Posted on May 23, 2024

Construction documents released this week confirm the mural won’t need to be removed. SANTA ANA, Calif. – A historical mural located on a wall at Memorial Park pool can be preserved in place as part of a $25 million aquatics center project, according to preliminary construction documents provided to the City of Santa Ana this...
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Street closures and permitted events for May 23-29

Posted on May 23, 2024

Here are the locations of upcoming permitted events and road closures so you can plan accordingly. Please drive slowly and safely in construction zones and around crowded events. If a weather event occurs on the anticipated start date, the street closures for construction activity will be delayed until the weather clears. Saturday, May 25 East...
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City Hall closed, no street sweeping on Memorial Day

Posted on May 22, 2024

In observance of Memorial Day, Santa Ana City Hall, libraries, senior centers and community centers will be closed on Monday, May 27, 2024. There will be no street sweeping, and trash collection will be delayed by one day. See the street sweeping holiday schedule for all of 2024 here.
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