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Adopted 2022-2023 Santa Ana Budget Expands City Services

Posted on June 22, 2022

MEDIA CONTACT: Paul Eakins Public Affairs Information Officer (714) 647-5224 peakins@santa-ana.org   The City Council approved the new budget on June 21. SANTA ANA, Calif. – The Santa Ana City Council on Tuesday, June 21, unanimously adopted a new City budget that will create additional parks and outdoor spaces, expand youth programs, improve libraries, fix...
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Full Street Closures in Downtown Santa Ana: Ross, Broadway, Main, Third & Other Streets, June 25, 2022

Posted on June 21, 2022

There will be full street closures to through traffic on Saturday, June 25, 2022 for the OC Pride Parade and Festival.  Vehicles will not be able to drive in or out of streets with closures. Parade street closures will be from 4 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 25, 2022: Third St. between Parton St. and...
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Full Closure on 5th Street between Main and Bush Streets, June 21, 2022

Posted on June 20, 2022

There will be a full closure to through traffic on 5th Street between Main Street and Bush Street on Tuesday, June 21, 2022, in order to accommodate construction work in the area. The southbound traffic on Bush Street between 5th Street and 4th Street will be closed with northbound traffic open.  The closure will be from 2 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Tuesday....
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Public Works Hotline Available 24/7

Posted on June 20, 2022

For sewer, street, and water emergencies, please immediately call Public Works Dispatch at (714) 647-3380. You can call 24 hours a day, seven days a week. For less urgent matters, you can report many issues such as fallen tree branches, graffiti and potholes by using the mySantaAna app.  Download mySantaAna App at https://www.santa-ana.org/mysantaana-app/.
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COSAS: City Manager’s Newsletter for June 17, 2022

Posted on June 17, 2022

In this issue of the City Manager’s newsletter, we have so much great news to share! Learn about the library’s new Knowledge Mobile that will be rolling into your neighborhood, upcoming movies in the park, who to call for water emergencies and illegal fireworks, and tons of fun events for Pride, Juneteenth, Fourth of July...
Lane Reduction on MacArthur Boulevard. June 14th – June 17 2022

Lane Reduction on MacArthur Boulevard, June 14 – June 24, 2022

Posted on June 14, 2022

There will be a lane reduction on eastbound MacArthur Boulevard between Greenville Street to South Plaza Drive from June 14 through June 24, 2022 to accommodate construction work in the area.  The lane reduction will be in place day and night for these days. Please use alternate routes or plan for possible delays since this...
Athletic Fields at Riverview Park Closed, June 13 through August 8, 2022

Athletic Fields at Riverview Park Closed, June 13 through August 8, 2022

Posted on June 9, 2022

The athletic fields at Riverview Park will be closed due to turf renovation from June 13 through August 8, 2022.  The fields will be fenced off completely and will not be open to the public.  Riverview Park is located at 1817 E. 21st Street in the City of Santa Ana. Please use alternate athletic fields...

Santa Ana Adopts Water Conservation Actions

Posted on June 8, 2022

SANTA ANA, Calif. — The Santa Ana City Council approved reduction actions for a Level 2 Water Supply Shortage on June 7, 2022, asking all Santa Ana residents to lower their water use by following water conservation practices and for businesses to improve their water use processes. While there is no current water supply emergency...
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Find Summer Fun in Santa Ana

Posted on June 8, 2022

Summer is almost here, and the City of Santa Ana offers many fun, educational and active events and activities for people of all ages! Swimming Pools City swimming pools are open until September 5. Info: https://www.santa-ana.org/aquatics/
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Housing Authority Landlord Newsletter: May 2022

Posted on June 7, 2022

In This Issue 2022 HCV Waiting List Opening- Last Day to Apply, May 32, 2022 Landlord Resources - HQS Inspection and Bedbugs 2022 HCV Waiting List - Last Day to Apply – May 31st 2022 The Housing Authority continues to accept pre-application for our 2022 HCV Waiting List until11:59pm Tuesday May 31, 2022. Preference will...
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Cabrillo Park Open during Irrigation Renovation

Posted on June 6, 2022

Cabrillo Park’s playground, basketball court, and tennis court will be open during the irrigation renovation through July 4, 2022.  Areas closed to the public will be fenced during the construction of the project through August 31, 2022.  Cabrillo Park is located at 1820 E. Fruit Street in the City of Santa Ana. If you have...
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COSAS: City Manager’s Newsletter for June 3, 2022

Posted on June 3, 2022

In this issue of the City Manager’s newsletter, find out all of the fun things happening this summer in Santa Ana, see how we’re honoring local military service members, and get more Santa Ana news and events. Spotlight Photo Jacaranda spring in Santa Ana (Myrtle Street) Photo Credit: Nhat T. To submit your own original...

Highlights of Public Works Family Community Event

Posted on June 2, 2022

On Saturday, May 21, 2022, the City of Santa Ana Public Works Agency held their first-ever family community event at the Walnut Water Pump Station located at 723 W. Walnut Street. Highlights of the event included free tacos to the first 500 guests, prizes, tours of the state-of-the-art water pump station, a water pipe connection...

Athletic Fields at Memorial Park Closed, May 31 through August 15, 2022

Posted on May 26, 2022

The athletic fields at Memorial Park will be closed due to turf renovation from May 31 through August 15, 2022. The fields will be fenced off completely and will not be open to the public. Please use alternate athletic fields nearby while the Memorial Park fields are under construction. If you have any questions, please...

Updated General Plan Goes into Effect on May 26

Posted on May 25, 2022

The updated General Plan of the City of Santa Ana will go into effect on Thursday, May 26, 2022, the first time it has been comprehensively updated in 40 years. The Santa Ana City Council approved the General Plan update on April 19, 2022. The Santa Ana General Plan provides long-term policy direction to guide...

City Council Resolution for Chinatown Burning Signed at Ceremony

Posted on May 25, 2022

On May 24, 2022, Mayor Vicente Sarmiento was joined by members of the City Council to sign a historic resolution apologizing to Chinese immigrants and their descendants for acts of fundamental injustice and discrimination, seeking forgiveness, and committing to the rectification of past policies and misdeeds. The resolution stems from the City's actions on May...

Hometown Heroes Military Banners Program Launches

Posted on May 23, 2022

On Monday, May 23, 2022, the City of Santa Ana unveiled our new Hometown Heroes street banners that proudly feature the name and branch of participating service members to acknowledge and thank them for their service to our country. Mayor Vicente Sarmiento, Mayor Pro Tem Phil Bacerra and Councilmember David Penaloza joined families of the...
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Ward 3 – May 2022 Newsletter

Posted on May 20, 2022

Spring is in the air, and many exciting projects are blooming in our beautiful city! In Ward 3, improvements to the Santiago Park entrance and a possible new science park at the Discovery Cube are taking root. At City Council, our hard work has bared fruit with the approval of the General Plan update, adoption...

Santa Ana City Council Approves First Parks Master Plan

Posted on May 18, 2022

The document guides development of parks, facilities, trails and open space for the next 10 years. SANTA ANA, Calif. – The Santa Ana City Council unanimously approved the City of Santa Ana’s first Parks Master Plan on Tuesday, May 17, to guide its investment in parks, facilities, trails, and open space over the next 10...
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COSAS: City Manager’s Newsletter for May 12, 2022

Posted on May 12, 2022

In this edition of the City Manager’s newsletter, learn about the City’s successful efforts to address homelessness, calls for public art, new funding for nonprofits, what’s going to happen to the historic YMCA building, and other local news and events! Spotlight Photo Sign spinners exhibition at Grand Central Art Center Photo Credit: John S. To...
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