The Human Resources Department for the City of Napa is currently accepting applications for the positions of Custodian, Park Maintenance Worker I, Telecommunications Technician, and Systems Analyst (Promotional Only). Job seekers are invited to attend one of two upcoming application workshops during which they may ask questions, seek application advice and gain valuable guidance and assistance while completing an online employment application. The workshops will take place on Wednesday, May 22, 2013 and Thursday, May 23, 2013 from 2:00 to 6:00 pm. The Human Resources Department is located at 1541 Second Street and can be reached by calling (707)257-9505. To learn more about our current employment opportunities, visit www.cityofnapajobs.org
"Recycle More" makes proper disposal easy and free
Did you know Napa's new "Recycle More" program provides free curbside pickup of e-waste and more? City of Napa customers can schedule an appointment and have a variety of items taken away at no cost. You can properly dispose of televisions and computer monitors, computer and office equipment, Consumer electronics, household appliances, large metal appliances, oversize metal items (over 36”) and cooking oil (call to receive a collection container.) Free curbside pick-up is by appointment only and not part of your regularly scheduled NRWS services. Go to www.naparecycling.com or call 707-255-5200 for details and conditions.
Napa joins national Click It or Ticket campaign
As motorists gear up to take to the roads this Memorial Day holiday, local police are urging everyone to buckle up. Napa law enforcement officials will be lending their support to the 2013 national Click It or Ticket seat belt law campaign and looking for motorists who are not belted. (Read more)
Lynch Road closed for Jameson Canyon widening work
Caltrans has closed Lynch Road in Napa County for four to six months in order to complete a portion of the Highway 12-Jameson Canyon Widening Project. The area of closure is between Highway 12 and Polson Road in Napa County. Kirkland Ranch Road will be used as a detour. Information is posted on the Caltrans’ Highway 12-Jameson Canyon webpage at http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist4/12jamesoncanyon/
Stand Up! Speak Out! Stop Bullying! Committee launches Tip411 for students
The Stand Up! Speak Out! Stop Bullying! Committee – a coalition including the Napa County Office of Education (NCOE), Napa Valley Unified School District (NVUSD), The Napa Police Department (NPD) and the Catalyst Coalition - announces the launch of Tip411 for students. The program provides a simple, anonymous way for students to report incidents of bullying and cyberbullying, as well as other risky behaviors such as drugs, alcohol, suicide threats and weapons. (Read more)
Down payment assistance available for first time home buyers
The City of Napa has a Down Payment Assistance Program available for first time homebuyers. Workshops have been scheduled to educate first time homebuyers on the home buying and mortgage loan process, and to inform them about the City’s Down Payment Assistance program eligibility criteria. The next available workshops will be held on June 11, June 13, July 11 and July 16 at 6:30 p.m. at the City of Napa’s Housing Authority office located at 1115 Seminary Street. Seating is limited. To register call Andrea Clark at 707-257-9254 or email Andrea Clark Those in the market for a first home are encouraged to learn more and attend one of these City-sponsored workshops.
Traffic and construction News
Work continues on the widening of Highway 12/Jameson Canyon Road. Project information can be found at this site.