DT Street Conversion nearly complete - 2-way traffic begins Aug 27

The Downtown Streets Conversion Project that began in mid-February is about to wrap up. Underground electrical work, streetscape improvements, traffic signal installation, and paving have been completed. Striping, signage and other details are being completed this week, and the switch from one-way to two-way traffic on First and Second streets is set for Wednesday, August 27. The portions of First and Second that will be changed are from Main Street on the east to Jefferson Street on the west. (Read more)

First open house set for Five-Way Intersection Project

The City of Napa and Caltrans are partnering on a project study report to identify improvements to the intersection of Silverado Trail/Third Street/Coombsville Road/East Avenue, also known as the “Five-Way Intersection.” The study will develop alternatives for a project anticipated in 2017-2018. The first in a series of Open House meetings to get input and present project alternatives will be held Wednesday August 27, 2014 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 955 School Street. Follow this link for more information on the project or contact Kelli Schimmoeller at 707-257-9266 or kschimmoeller@cityofnapa.org.

Information on Solano Square at Justin Siena project

Information on the Solano Square at Justin Siena project can be viewed by following this link. The documents available include the Project Plans and the Notice of Preparation of an Environmental Impact Report and Notice of Public Scoping Meeting. The Scoping Meeting will be held Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 955 School Street. At this meeting, public agencies, organizations, and members of the public will be able to review the proposed projects and provide comments on the scope of the environmental review process.

Survey deadline extended through the weekend
As part of the process to develop a new City logo, members of the community are invited to complete a simple 10-question survey.This survey is available online by following this link. The survey will be open through Sunday, August 24, 2014.
Workshop set for Kennedy Park Master Plan

Napa Parks and Recreation is embarking upon a Master Plan for John F. Kennedy Memorial Park. The purpose of the Plan is to develop a strategic planning tool that will provide clear direction and a vision for future planning and development of this large recreational amenity. A workshop to help develop the Master Plan will be held on August 26 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Pelusi Building, 2296 Streblow Drive, in Kennedy Park. An online survey is also underway. Follow this link to the Kennedy Park Master Plan page for links and more information. 

Apply now for openings on 22 City Boards, Commissions

The City Clerk is accepting applications from City of Napa Residents for a total of 22 openings on local boards, commissions and committees; four to serve on the Bicycle and Trails Advisory Commission, two to serve on the Building and Fire Code Board of Appeals, three to serve on the Community Development Block Grant Citizens’ Committee (CDBG), two to service on the Disability Access Board of Appeals, two to serve on the Housing Authority Board of the City of Napa, three to serve on the Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee, four to serve on the Senior Advisory Commission, and two to serve on the Tree Advisory Commission. Deadline for submission of an application is 5:00 p.m. Friday, August 29, 2014. (Read more)

Home composting workshops coming up

Homemade compost can be a useful soil amendment or water-conserving mulch in your garden. You can discover the basics of backyard composting, worm composting and grasscycling at upcoming, free Home Composting Workshops, now through September at locations in the City of Napa, American Canyon, Yountville, St. Helena and Calistoga. Interested persons see complete details and register now at www.cityofnapa.org/compost (Read more)

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