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Street closures and permitted events for February 29 to March 6

Posted on February 29, 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. Thursday, February 29, through Friday, March 15 Lane reductions eastbound on Westminster Ave. between Newhope St. and Harbor Blvd. for construction 7 a.m. - 4 p.m. Lane...
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Public Works educates Jackson Elementary on restroom installation

Posted on February 29, 2024

On February 14, 2024,the City of Santa Ana Public Works team educated a 4th grade class from Jackson Elementary school to witness the Windsor Parks’ prefabricated restroom installation up close and learn about construction, planning, engineering, and community involvement.  The students were able to come out to the project vicinity and have a close-up view...
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Save the Date – Free Family Community Event

Posted on February 29, 2024

To kick off National Public Works Week in May, the City of Santa Ana Public Works Agency invites you, your family, and friends to a free community event on Saturday, May 18, 2024, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Walnut Water Pump Station located at 723 W. Walnut Street. Highlights of the event...

Summer Day Camp registration opens April 1 for children ages 6-12

Posted on February 28, 2024

Get ready to jump into summer as the City of Santa's Parks, Recreation & Community Services Agency (PRCSA) offers two exciting summer camp programs: Summer Splash Day Camp and Summer Fun Camp. Registration will open for all camps April 1st and with all these summer programming comes fantastic job opportunities! Summer Splash Day Camp -...
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EGG-Cellent Adventure returns to Santa Ana’s Centennial Park on March 30

Posted on February 27, 2024

The event will feature an egg hunt, pancake breakfast and Los Angeles Clippers. SANTA ANA, Calif. – The City of Santa Ana welcomes spring with the annual EGG-Cellent Adventure event on Saturday, March 30, 2024, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Centennial Park, 3000 W. Edinger Ave. This seasonal event aims to bring families...
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Parks, Recreation and Community Services hosting summer hiring fairs

Posted on February 27, 2024

Join us for an in-person hiring fair on Wednesday, March 6 and April 10, 2024 as the Santa Ana Parks, Recreation & Community Services Agency (PRCSA) will be hiring for various positions. Summer camp positions will range from camp counselors, life guards, swim instructors, cashiers, and pool managers to name a few. In addition to...

City of Santa Ana Launches 9th Annual Youth Water Poster Contest

Posted on February 23, 2024

  The City of Santa Ana launched its 9th Annual Youth Water Poster Contest where youth who reside or attend a school in Santa Ana will compete for a chance to win prizes ranging from gift certificates to PS5s and Macbook Airs. One Grand Prize winner and two finalists will be selected in each age...
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Take our Warner Avenue Open Space Park Survey

Posted on February 23, 2024

The City of Santa Ana Public Works Agency is currently widening a one-mile segment of Warner Avenue from Main Street to Grand Avenue, and near Delhi Park between Cypress Avenue and Oak Street.  This has created some new open space opportunities that could serve as possible future park use. We are seeking input from you...

Street closures and permitted events for February 22-28

Posted on February 22, 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. Starting Thursday, February 22 Phased street parking closures on the south side of 4th Street from Ross to French streets for OC Streetcar landscaping. Get free parking...

Street sweeping canceled on Tuesday, February 20, 2024, due to rain

Posted on February 20, 2024

Street sweeping in Santa Ana has been canceled today, February 20, 2024, due to rain. The City is offering free sandbags to residents and businesses at the City Corporate Yard. Up to 10 sandbags are available per Santa Ana residence or business. Self-service sandbag station location and hours: City of Santa Ana Corporate Yard 215...

COSAS: City Manager’s Newsletter for February 15, 2024

Posted on February 15, 2024

In this edition of our newsletter, join community meetings on park design, the City budget and homelessness; learn about affordable housing opportunities and down payment assistance for first-time homebuyers; join sports leagues, dance classes, reading programs and more. Subscribe to COSAS Spotlight Photo   Inaugural 2024 Tết Lunar New Year Festival Photo Credit: Hiram U....
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Street closures and permitted events for February 15 to 21

Posted on February 15, 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. Thursday, February 15 -17  Closure on Bush St. between 4th and 5th Street 24 hours a day Closure on 5th St. between Main St. and Bush St....
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Presidents Day closure: City Hall closed, no street sweeping on Feb. 19, 2024

Posted on February 14, 2024

In observance of Presidents Day, Santa Ana City Hall will be closed and there will be no street sweeping on Monday, February 19, 2024. Trash collection will occur on the regular schedule. Santa Ana Public Library, Community Centers and Senior Centers will also be closed. See our City Hall holiday schedule here and the street...

Santa Ana businesses can receive up to $5,000 with our Small Business Incentive Program!

Posted on February 14, 2024

The City of Santa Ana Economic Development Division is accepting applications for grants of up to $5,000 for start-up microenterprises to reimburse eligible business expenses, such as rent. To qualify, businesses must have five (5) or fewer employees, including the owner(s); business owner income limits apply; the business must be within three years of start-up;...
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Archways affordable housing apartments now taking applications

Posted on February 13, 2024

Applications are now open until March 6, 2024, for the highly anticipated Archways Santa Ana affordable housing community! This incredible development, tailored specifically for low-income households, was made possible with the help of $3.9 million in loan agreements from the City of Santa Ana. Archways Santa Ana is nearing completion and is leasing for spring...
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2024-25 City budget: Share your ideas about programs and spending with our survey and community meetings

Posted on February 12, 2024

The Santa Ana community has an opportunity to share their ideas about which local programs and services are most important to them and how their tax dollars should be spent. The City of Santa Ana’s Finance and Management Services Agency is hosting a series of community budget meetings and has launched a Community Budget Priorities...
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Mayor’s newsletter: February 2024

Posted on February 9, 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, As we step into February, my office is excited to share the latest news and updates about what’s happening in our community. To stay informed and participate in all...
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Closure on Main Street between 4th and 5th streets, Feb. 10 and 17

Posted on February 9, 2024

On Saturday, February 10 from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m., and again on February 17, 2024, there will be a full closure on Main Street between 4th and 5th streets due to paving activity.  Access to businesses and residences will be maintained. We recommend using alternate routes or plan for possible delays since the paving on...
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Closure on Bush Street between 4th and 5th streets Feb. 8-14

Posted on February 8, 2024

In order to accommodate construction work in the area, there is currently a full closure on Bush Street between 4th and 5th Streets to all through traffic through Wednesday, February 14, 2024.  The closure will be in place 24 hours a day. Access to businesses will be maintained at all times.  Please follow detour signage. We...
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Full closure and no parking on 3rd Street between Bush and French streets Feb. 15-16

Posted on February 8, 2024

Starting on Thursday, February 15, through Friday, February 16, 2024, from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., there will be a full closure to through traffic on Third Street between Bush and Spurgeon Street.  In addition, there will be no parking allowed on Third Street between Spurgeon Street and French Street.  The closure and no parking...
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