Switch to two-way traffic Downtown set for October 22
The switch from one-way to two-way traffic on First and Second streets that was delayed due to the August 24 earthquake is now set for Wednesday October 22, weather permitting. The portions of First and Second that will be changed are from Main Street on the east to Jefferson Street on the west. The process will begin the lane closures at 9:00 p.m. Tuesday October 21, followed by a complete closure of the area at midnight. There will no parking in the City’s parking garages after midnight. Both streets and parking garages will reopen no later than 7:00 a.m. Wednesday. The work is weather dependent as the pavement must be dry and at the proper temperature for striping work. If weather causes a delay, the work will begin the night of Wednesday October 22 on the same schedule. Drivers and pedestrians are encouraged to use caution in the area affected by the traffic circulation change following the switch as the traveling public adapts to the new pattern.
Westview Drive grinding and paving starts Mon Oct 20
Grinding and paving on Westview Drive between Redwood Road and Scenic Drive will begin Monday October 20. Four days of work are planned and a detour will be posted. Alternate routes are recommended during these repairs.
What we can learn from the South Napa Quake
October 17th marks 25 years since the Loma Prieta quake. October 24th will mark two months since the South Napa quake. While Loma Prieta is a faded memory for most of us, the impacts of the 2014 quake near Napa are fresh in our minds. What can we learn from our close encounter with this temblor? (Read more)
Quake debris drop off site set to close Oct 19
Sunday October 19 will be the last day for earthquake debris drop off at the site on Third Street near Burnell. The site will remain open from 7am to 10pm through October 19. For additional disposal needs after that date, NRWS customers should use the “one-load free” debris coupon received in the mail in early September. That coupon is good through the end of February 2015.
Local Assistance Center hours scaled back starting Oct 20
The NapaLAC (Local Assistance Center) opened September 8 as a one-stop location where residents and business owners can access earthquake assistance information and connect with available resources. Beginning Monday, October 20, the LAC will be open Monday through Friday from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The call center at 707-258-7829 will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. weekdays and 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Saturdays. City of Napa Building Permits will no longer be issued at the LAC as on Monday. A permit liaison will be available in the LAC but persons needing permits are asked to visit the City's Community Services Building at 1600 First Street. Services provided at the NapaLAC include information on financial assistance, food assistance, family resources, mental health and other community resource programs. Help is available in English and Spanish. Residents or business owners with questions are invited to visit the NapaLAC in person at 301 First Street, view information at www.napaquakeinfo.com or call (707) 258-7829.
Survey underway for input on Senior Activity Center
The City of Napa Parks and Recreation Services Department is conducting a survey to get input on the Senior Activity Center as part of the Feasibility Study process. All residents are invited to complete the online survey. Follow this link to respond to the 11 questions.https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/CTHSTD7
Arbor Day tree planting Oct 18 rain or shine
The 25th annual Arbor Day celebration in the City of Napa will take place Saturday October 18 beginning at 9:00 a.m. Planting will occur simultaneously in three different parks; Kiwanis Park at Randolph and Elm; Esther Deaver Park in the 1500 block of East Avenue; and Klamath Park at Trower and Klamath Way. Volunteers are encouraged to meet at any of these locations at 9:00 a.m. and team up under the leadership of City Staff and members of the Tree Advisory Commission. For more information or questions, call the Parks and Recreation Services Department at 707-257-9529 or visit naparec.com.
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